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StatementUniversity of Birmingham, Department of Extramural Studies ; [editor: R. Foulkes].
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Pagination26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
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Open LibraryOL18986894M

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Twelfth Night features some of Shakespeare’s finest comic characters including Sir Toby Belch, Sir Andrew Aguecheek and the victim of their constant torment Malvolio. Paulette Randall returns to Nottingham Playhouse following her previous highly acclaimed productions Moon on a Rainbow Shawl, Angel House and Three Sisters. The Tempest: Shakespeare's Last Play. We were taking her to see the new RSC production of the Tempest and wanted her to know the story. She read the whole thing, and was interested in the characters and plot. This is an achievement for the author. Read more. 3 people found this helpful/5(). The Tempest is a play by William Shakespeare, probably written in –, and thought to be one of the last plays that Shakespeare wrote the first scene, which takes place on a ship at sea during a tempest, the rest of the story is set on a remote island, where the sorcerer Prospero, a complex and contradictory character, lives with his daughter Miranda, and his two servants Author: William Shakespeare. Finally, a production of Shakespeare's Tempest on video that understands that for all of the things that make this play significant as a late Shakespeare work (and likely his official farewell to the theater), at its heart this play is a comedy from the beginning to the end. The Tempest deals with serious issues resulting from Great Britain's /5(31).

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