King Richard III

Author(s): Rex Gibson

Drama | TEACHER / HIGH SCHOOL RESOURCES

An improved, larger-format edition of the Cambridge School Shakespeare plays, extensively rewritten, expanded and produced in an attractive new design. The Rex Gibson active approach to classroom Shakespeare enables students to inhabit Shakespeare's imaginative world in accessible and creative ways, sharing Shakespeare's love of language, interest in character and sense of theatre. Substantially revised and extended, classroom activities are thematically organised in distinctive stagecraft, writing, language, characters and themes features. Expanded endnotes include extensive essay-writing guidance for 'King Richard III' and Shakespeare, and extended glossaries are aligned with the play text for easy reference. Includes rich, exciting colour photos of global performances of 'King Richard III'. Further support material available at www.cambridgeschoolshakespeare.com


Product Information

Introduction; Photo gallery; Shakespeare's history plays; The world of the play; List of characters; Act 1; Act 2; Act 3; Act 4; Act 5; Perspectives and themes; The contexts of King Richard III; Characters; The language of King Richard III; King Richard III in performance; Writing about Shakespeare; Writing about King Richard III; Royal family tree; Acknowledgements.

General Fields

  • : 9781107615571
  • : Cambridge University Press
  • : Cambridge University Press
  • : January 2015
  • : 246mm X 189mm X 12mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Rex Gibson
  • : Rex Gibson
  • : 3rd Revised edition
  • : 3rd Revised edition
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 280
  • : 280
  • : 822.33
  • : 822.33