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Players-Shakespeare.com provides innovative ways of exploring Shakespeare ‘s plays. This page provides access to help videos which explain how to use the Players-Shakespeare.com web-site. The latest drafts of help videos are shown below, but they can be improved. If you find something confusing, or that a subject is not covered that you’ d like to understand, please let us know by leaving a comment on this post.

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Twelfth Night – Upgrade to Version 5.10

We ‘ve upgraded Twelfth Night  to our latest format which lets you explore the play in many ways. We’ ve taken the Oxford University Press First Folio Edition of the plays, and enhanced it to let you explore Shakespeare ‘s plays in ways  which are are more fun and much easier to use than in a paper format. The focus is on ‘ playing ‘ the play, rather than studying it. With this new release of Twelfth Night,  you can:

Use “Let’ s Explore ” to explore the individual characters of Viola, Olivia, Feste (or any other character in the play) by reading (out loud) their key speeches.
Use ” Let ‘s Play” with a few friends to play key scenes in the play: A2S2 Malvolio returns a ring to Viola; A2S4 Orsino sends Viola to Olivia; A2S5, Malvolio finds a letter;  or other scenes you want to play.
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Othello – Upgrade to Version 5.05

We ‘ve upgraded Othello  to our latest format which lets you explore the play in many ways. We’ ve taken the Oxford University Press First Folio Edition of the plays, and enhanced it to let you explore Shakespeare ‘s plays in ways  which are are more fun and much easier to use than in a paper format. The focus is on ‘ playing ‘ the play, rather than studying it. With this new release of Othello,  you can:

Use “Let’ s Explore ” to explore the individual characters of Iago, Othello, and Desdemona (or any other character in the play) by reading (out loud) their key speeches.
Use ” Let ‘s Play” with a few friends to play key scenes in the play: A3S3, Iago sowing the seeds of jealousy in Othello; A3S4 The lost handkerchief; A4S2 Othello distrusts Desdemona; or other scenes you want to play.
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