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By William Shakespeare,James N. Loehlin

ISBN-10: 1599867893

ISBN-13: 9781599867892

Romeo and Juliet isn't just probably the most renowned of Shakespeare's performs, it truly is probably the most renowned tales on this planet. but whereas the play has hardly been off the level, it has passed through radical differences in functionality. it's been abridged, rewritten, given a contented finishing, reset in different occasions and areas, and tailored into different media. whereas conserving its attraction as a definitive love tale, Romeo and Juliet has been a dynamic and risky functionality textual content, forever reinvented to fit differing cultural wishes. This variation offers an in depth, thorough and readable account of the play in construction. The creation examines shifts in interpretation, textual variations and staging thoughts over 4 centuries of theatrical construction. The observation offers special examples of ways varied performers, from Henry Irving and Ellen Terry to Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes, have introduced lifestyles and dying to Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.

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