King Lear

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This remarkable edition features a newly edited text of King Lear based on the earliest printed text of the play, along with detailed notes and performance annotations. An integrated audio CD showcases the deeper understanding and enjoyment from the power of performance.Hear...Read...See:-- Hear recordings of great contemporary and historical performances of key scenes from the play.-- Read about a modern production, from the director's point of view.-- See production notes and photos alongside the text that takes you inside the stage experience.-- See photos from contemporary stage productions and movie adaptations.-- Read and see how a modern cast approaches the play, from interviews with the actors.-- Hear and read about how a legendary voice coach (previously from the RSC) approaches the text and works with actors on "Speaking Shakespeare."Narrated by Sir Derek JacobiText Editor: Douglas Brooks (Texas A&M)
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author William Shakespeare
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series Arden Shakespeare, Modern Library Classics, No fear Shakespeare, The Pelican Shakespeare, Works
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subject_facet Aging parents -- Drama, Britons -- Drama, Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Drama, Downloadable audio, Fathers and daughters -- Drama, Inheritance and succession -- Drama, Kings and rulers -- Drama, Lear, -- King of England (Legendary character) -- Drama, Lear, King (Legendary character) -- Drama, Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- King Lear, Streaming audio, Tragedy
title_display King Lear
title_full King Lear, King Lear / William Shakespeare, King Lear / William Shakespeare ; edited by Stephen Orgel, King Lear / [edited by John Crowther], King Lear / edited by R.A. Foakes, King Lear [electronic resource] / William Shakespeare, King Lear [electronic resource] / William Shakespeare ; [edited by Philip M. Parker], King Lear [electronic resource] / William Shakespeare ; edited, fully annotated, and introduced by Burton Raffel ; with an essay by Harold Bloom, King Lear [electronic resource] Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616., King Lear; edited by Kenneth Muir, based on the ed. of W. J. Craig
title_short King Lear
topic_facet Classic Literature, Drama, Fiction, Literature