Shakespeare for Readers' Theatre: Shakespeare's Greatest Villains

The Merry Wives of Windsor, Othello, the Moor of Venice, Richard III, King Lear
by John Poulsen

Publisher: Five Rivers Publishing

Series: Shakespeare for Readers' Theatre

Publication Date: September 01, 2016

ISBN: 9781988274164

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Shakespeare for Readers’ Theatre, Volume 2 contains four scripts with some of the greatest villains from the world’s best playwright.

This book abridges into Readers’ Theatre format the plays Othello, Richard III, King Lear, and Merry Wives of Windsor, with memorable lines the likes of Richard III who states straight up “I am determined to prove a villain.”

Volume 2 holds 20 minute and 45 minute versions of each play as well as a director’s version with suggestions for making productions more audience ready. This book is built for individuals or groups who want to examine or perform Shakespeare in a condensed and dynamic format.