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Re: Tales from Shakespeare
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1709  Friday, 8 October 1999.

[1]     From:   Billy Houck <
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        Date:   Thursday, 7 Oct 1999 13:56:23 EDT
        Subj:   Re: SHK 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare

[2]     From:   Mark Perew <
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        Date:   Thursday, 7 Oct 1999 13:21:08 -0700 (PDT)
        Subj:   Re: SHK 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare


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From:           Billy Houck <
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Date:           Thursday, 7 Oct 1999 13:56:23 EDT
Subject: 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare

In a message dated 10/7/99 9:25:52 AM, 
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>We are arranging Pericles for performance and would like to
>replace some scenes with narrated sequences. If anyone has met with
>success or failure in a similar endeavour, I would be very interested to
>hear of it.

When we did Henry IV part 1 last year, I began the play with newsagents
running around the audience handing out newspapers that explained what
was going on (CROWN UNDER ATTACK FROM NORTHERN REBELS!)...I thought it
was effective.

Billy Houck

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From:           Mark Perew <
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Date:           Thursday, 7 Oct 1999 13:21:08 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.1704 Tales from Shakespeare

> We are arranging Pericles for performance and would like to replace some
> scenes with narrated sequences.

Don't Gower and the dumb shows already provide a healthy dose of
narration?
 

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