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Shaw's "Cymbeline Revisited"
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.0913  Friday, 28 May 1999.

From:           John T. Aney <
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Date:           Thursday, 27 May 1999 16:04:52 -0700
Subject:        Shaw's "Cymbeline Revisited"

I am currently involved with doing some dramaturgical work on a
production of "Cymbeline" to be performed here in the Seattle area in
July.  The director has asked that I look in to Shaw's adaptation of the
last act of "Cymbeline," and I was wondering if any esteemed
Shaksper-ians have had any experience with this ending or know anything
about it.  I have a copy, and I have read it through a couple of times,
but it still seems a bit unwieldy to ever be useful in performance.
Does anyone know if it has ever even been performed?

Curious...

John T. Aney
Dramaturg (and playing Cymbeline) for "Wooden O" production of
"Cymbeline"
 

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