Patrick Stewart on Shylock
Ebook, 30 pages ISBN: 9781780018959Publication Date:
27 Apr 2017
£3.99 £3.19You save £0.80 (20%)

Patrick Stewart on Shylock

Performing Shakespeare

By Patrick Stewart and Julian Curry

Ebook £3.99£3.19

Patrick Stewart discusses playing Shylock in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, a role he has played many times, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.

In each volume of the Shakespeare On Stage series, a leading actor takes us behind the scenes of a landmark Shakespearean production, recreating in detail their memorable performance in a major role. They lead us through the choices they made in rehearsal, and how the character works in performance, shedding new light on some of the most challenging roles in the canon. The result is a series of individual masterclasses that will be invaluable for other actors and directors, as well as students of Shakespeare – and fascinating for audiences of the plays.

In this volume, Patrick Stewart discusses playing the role of Shylock in Rupert Goold's production of The Merchant of Venice for the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2011.

This interview, together with the others in the series (with actors such as Ian McKellen, Simon Russell Beale, Alan Rickman and Harriet Walter), is also available in the collection Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles by Julian Curry, with a foreword by Nicholas Hytner.

Ebook,30 pages ISBN: 9781780018959Publication Date:
27 Apr 2017
£3.99 £3.19You save £0.80 (20%)

Also by Patrick Stewart:

Patrick Stewart on Prospero

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Also by Julian Curry:

Fiona Shaw on Katherine
Sara Kestelman on Hippolyta and Titania
Chiwetel Ejiofor on Othello
Brian Cox on Titus Andronicus
Simon Russell Beale on Cassius
Derek Jacobi on Malvolio
Shakespeare On Stage
Ralph Fiennes on Coriolanus
Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2
Judi Dench on Juliet
Zoë Wanamaker on Beatrice
Helen Mirren on Cleopatra
Harriet Walter on Imogen
Alan Rickman on Jaques
Michael Pennington on Timon of Athens
Adrian Lester on Henry V
Tim Pigott-Smith on Leontes
Jude Law on Hamlet
Ian McKellen on King Lear
Ian McKellen on Macbeth
Penelope Wilton on Isabella
Roger Allam on Falstaff
Rebecca Hall on Rosalind
Patrick Stewart on Prospero
Eileen Atkins on Viola

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