Players of Shakespeare 3: Further Essays in Shakespearean Performance by Players with the Royal Shakespeare Company
This is the third volume of essays by actors with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Thirteen actors describe the Shakespearean roles they played in productions between 1987 and 1991. The plays covered include Hamlet, Richard III, The Merchant of Venice, As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing, Measure for Measure, and important theatrical rarities such as Cymbeline, Titus Andronicus, King John, and the Henry VI plays in the Royal Shakespeare Company's highly successful adaptation retitled The Plantagenets.
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Roger Allam The Duke in Measure for Measure
Maggie Steed Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing
Gregory Doran Solanio in The Merchant of Venice
Nicholas Woodeson King John
Penny Downie Queen Margaret in Henry VI
Anton Lesser Richard of Gloucester in Henry VI
Simon Russell Beale Thersites in Troilus and Cressida
Brian Cox Titus Andronicus
Philip Franks Hamlet
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