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RSC Workshop: Acting for the Stage

Introduction: This workshop was given at the RSC Big Amateur Weekend in The Other Place (the RSC rehearsal spaces)  on the 14th& 15th October. You can get an overview of the week-end’s activity at: RSC Big Amateur Weekend. . The workshop leader was Annie Tyson, a practitioner of RADA, amd a Guest Practitioner of the RSC. Annie is a freelance, and so can undertake workshops with intereseted groups. Contact Richard …Read More

Review: (****) The Hollow Crown, Richard II

The Hollow Crown (Series 1) is available: Streaming: The Hollow Crown’, Series 1, a 4 disc set of Richard II, Henry IV Parts I & 2, and Henry V is available for streaming on Amazon Video / Prime at $2.99 per episode. UK: ‘The Hollow Crown’, Series 1 (DVD), a 4 disc set of Richard II, Henry IV Parts I & 2, and Henry V is available through Amazon.co.uk at £15.95 …Read More

Review: (*****) RSC Big Amateur Week-end

 Introduction: I had a wonderful week-end on 13th & 14th October, at the RSC Big Amateur Week-en. With perhaps 100 other Amateur / Community Theatre actors  I worked with RSC workshop leaders in four half-day workshops to  build my / our skills in: Acting for the Stage; Movement; Stage Combat; and Voice and Text plus a Directing masterclass. And if that wasn’t enough, we had the opportunity to watch a …Read More

As You Like is now available for play-reading

We’re  pleased to announce that we have published As You Like It in MFFEV5 format and so it is now available for play-reading. To see the play and get an overview of what we provide as well as the play: using a MS-Windows laptop or an Apple iPad in landscape format: Click on any of the links in the index to the right of this post to start exploring As You Like …Read More

As You Like It: Cast list for 9 players

−As You Like It: Cast list for 9 players

The table below provides the cast list for As You Like It for 9 players. Click on the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One: . 1: Rosalind 2: Oliver, Duke Senior, Duke Frederick, Sir Oliver Martext 3: Celia, Pages, First Page 4: Orlando 5: Jaques, William, Second Lord, Dennis 6: Touchstone, …Read More

As You Like It: Cast list for 10 players

The table below provides the cast list for As You Like It for 10 players. Click on the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One: . 1: Rosalind 2: Oliver, Silvius, First Lord 3: Orlando 4: Celia, 2nd_page 5: Jaques,  William, Second Lord, Dennis 6: Touchstone 7: Duke Senior, Duke Frederick, Sir …Read More

Review (***) King Lear, The Globe, September ’17, Cinema Live

The Globe’s production of King Lear is available through ‘Encore’bookings, in Australia and New Zealand from 25th November, and may be available in the UK. See CinemaLive.com: . It may also become available on Globe Player, once the current run at The Globe has completed. . Our Bottom Line: This is a forceful production – in its way. You will stay in your seat and not press ‘Pause’. .   Our Review …Read More

As You Like It: Cast list for 7 players

The table below provides the cast list for As You Like It for 7 players. Click on the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One: . 1: Phebe, Adam, Corin, Le Beau, Lords, Second Lord, Sir Oliver Martext 2: Duke Senior, Silvius, Charles, Audrey 3: Orlando, William 4: Touchstone, Duke …Read More

As You Like It: Cast list for 11 players

The table below provides the cast list for As You Like It for 11 players. Click on the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One: . 1: Rosalind 2: Silvius, Duke Frederick, Dennis 3: Touchstone, Adam, Lord 4: Oliver, First Lord, Sir Oliver Martext 5: Phebe, Le Beau, William, Second Lord …Read More

As You Like It: Cast list for 8 players

The table below provides the cast list for As You Like It for 8 players. Click on the Player No. that you have been given, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at Act One Scene One: . 1: Rosalind 2: Duke Senior, Silvius, Duke Frederick, Dennis 3: Touchstone, Adam, Lord 4: Oliver, First Lord, Sir Oliver Martext 5: Jaques, Phebe, Le …Read More

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