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The Taming of the Shrew – Cast list for 8 players

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This post is the play-reading cast list for 8 players for The Taming of the Shrew. Links are given for the nine players to see the script in Highlight Text format or Cue Script format, in two tables you’ll find below.

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Cast list for 8 players in Highlight Text Format

 

The table below provides the cast list for 8 players in Highlight Text format. The complete text of the play is shown, with the speeches of a player’s characters highlit, each character in their own colour.

 

Click on the Player No. that you have been allocated, and you will be taken to a script in Highlight text for your characters, and starting at the first scene of the play – The Induction:

 

1 Petruccio, Third Servant, Servant, Players
2 Tranio, Widow, First Manservant, Nathaniel, Second Huntsman, First Player, Joseph
3 Baptista, Grumio, Servingman
4 Lord, Biondello, Bianca, Nicholas
5 Hortensio, Vincentio, Curtis, Lady, Hostess, Sincklo
6 Gremio, Beggar, Pedant, Haberdasher, All Servants, Second Player
7 Katherina, First Servant, Messenger
8 Lucentio, Tailor, Second Servant, First Huntsman, Peter, Philip

 

Cast list for 8 players in Cue Script Format

The table below provides the cast list for 8 players in Cue Script format. In this format, only the speeches of a player’s characters are shown, together with a three word cue (in red and at the right-hand side, above each speech).

 

If a player has no lines in a scene, all you will see is the stage directions for the scene.

 

You have to keep your wits about you in Cue Script Format, listening out for your cue.

 

Click on the Player No. that you have been allocated, and you u will be taken to a script in Cue Script format for your characters, starting at The Induction:

 

1 Petruccio, Third Servant, Servant, Players
2 Tranio, Widow, First Manservant, Nathaniel, Second Huntsman, First Player, Joseph
3 Baptista, Grumio, Servingman
4 Lord, Biondello, Bianca, Nicholas
5 Hortensio, Vincentio, Curtis, Lady, Hostess, Sincklo
6 Gremio, Beggar, Pedant, Haberdasher, All Servants, Second Player
7 Katherina, First Servant, Messenger
8 Lucentio, Tailor, Second Servant, First Huntsman, Peter, Philip

 

Play-read the play:

 

When everyone has got to the script for their Player No., in either Highlight Text format, or Cue Script format ….

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Let’s play!

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Richard Forsyth
‘The Director’
Players-Shakespeare.com

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