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Benjamin Curns

Synopsis
A stalwart of the American Shakespeare Center, Benjamin Curns describes the perspective he’s developed by performing the Bard’s during his 16 years at the Center. This perspective is brought to bear in the analysis of a speech in Macbeth taken from Act 3, Scene1.
Series
State of Shakespeare, The
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Audio
Transmission details
28 Feb 2018
Duration
26 mins

Credits

Contributor
Benjamin Curns; Gerritt Vandermeer; James Elliott

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Shakespeare
Keywords
acting; perspective; speech; Macbeth, King of Scots (b? -1057)

Notes

Notes
The State of Shakespeare is a virtual masterclass consisting of interviews with actors, directors and teachers who specialise in Shakespeare and his works.
General
This episode is also available on itunes at:
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/benjamin-curns/id478609859?i=1000400803230&mt=2

Online Availability

Online URL
http://stateofshakespeare.com
Online format
Streamed/Download

Related

Name

The State of Shakespeare

Web
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