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Tempest for Ipad, The

Synopsis
iPad version of The Tempest. App includes:
Commentaries from scholars and teachers.
A full-length scrolling audio performance from the company Actors From the London Stage.
Illustrations, podcasts and videos from the Folger Shakespeare Library collection.

Permits readers to share notes with a Facebook discussion group and create a custom play text.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Multimedia
Year of release
2012

Credits

Writer
Elliott Visconsi; Katherine Rowe

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Tempest, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
Download at http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/shakespeares-tempest-for-ipad/id516373702?mt=8 (accessed 4/2012).

The software is aimed at all readers - students, scholars, performers and is designed for social reading, authoring and collaboration.
General
The app is designed by Elliott Visconsi and Katherine Rowe and developed at the Center for Research Computing at the University of Notre Dame. Scholarly team: Brian Cummings, Michael Dobson, Majorie Garber, Peter Holland, Alex Huang, Jesse Lander, Ellen Mackay, Kristen Poole, Joseph Roach, Lauren Shohet, Brian Walsh, Mike Witmore.

Production Company

Name

Luminary Digital Media

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