Download e-book for iPad: Transforming the Teaching of Shakespeare with the Royal by Joe Winston

By Joe Winston

ISBN-10: 1408183358

ISBN-13: 9781408183359

ISBN-10: 1408183978

ISBN-13: 9781408183977

This ebook tells the tale of the Royal Shakespeare Company's acclaimed and influential undertaking to remodel the educating of Shakespeare in colleges. It examines their techniques to creating his performs extra obtainable, stress-free and proper to youth, describing the leading edge lecture room practices that the corporate has pioneered and finding those inside of a in actual fact articulated conception of studying. It additionally offers proof in their impression on little ones and younger people's adventure of Shakespeare, drawing upon unique study in addition to learn commissioned by way of the RSC itself.

Authoritative yet hugely readable, the publication is appropriate to someone with an curiosity within the educating of Shakespeare, and in how an immense cultural supplier could have a true impression at the schooling of teens from a variety of social backgrounds. It advantages from interviews with key coverage makers and practitioners from in the RSC, together with their mythical voice trainer, Cicely Berry, and with the world over popular figures reminiscent of the author and educational, Jonathan Bate; the former inventive director of the RSC, Michael Boyd; and the distinguished playwright, Tim Crouch.

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