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Being Shakespeare Being Shakespeare

'A memorable multidimensional picture of Shakespeare, steeped in scholarship and love.' --The Guardian 'A memorable multidimensional picture of Shakespeare, steeped in scholarship and love.' --The Guardian
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Simon Callow stars in this one-man show which takes a look at the life and career of renowned English playwright William Shakespeare. Written by Jonathan Bate, the play's structure was inspired by the 'Seven Ages of Man' speech from 'As You Like It', portraying Shakespeare's life from beginning to end and combining his story with extracts from many of his works such as 'Romeo and Juliet', 'Hamlet', 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', 'King Lear' and 'The Tempest'. Simon Callow stars in this one-man show which takes a look at the life and career of renowned English playwright William Shakespeare. Written by Jonathan Bate, the play's structure was inspired by the 'Seven Ages of Man' speech from 'As You Like It', portraying Shakespeare's life from beginning to end and combining his story with extracts from many of his works such as 'Romeo and Juliet', 'Hamlet', 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', 'King Lear' and 'The Tempest'.

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SKU 5060291820058
Catalogue Number BS161
Year 2011
Director Tom Cairns
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Illuminations
Aspect ratio Widescreen
Running time 109 mins
DVD region 2
Certificate Exempt

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