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Re: Henry IV (part I) V.iv.11-13
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.2571  Friday, 9 November 2001

From:           M Yawney <
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Date:           Thursday, 8 Nov 2001 08:15:29 -0800 (PST)
Subject: 12.2560 Re: Henry IV (part I) V.iv.11-13
Comment:        Re: SHK 12.2560 Re: Henry IV (part I) V.iv.11-13

> Mary Jane Miller suggests that
>
> I'm wondering if the 'scratch' in production stems
> from a reading of the
> play by directors, actors, make-up artists, et al.,
> or just the fact
> that it's really hard to depict anything greater
> than a scratch and less
> than a life-threatening wound.  Do the techniques of
> stage make up allow
> for ambiguity?
>
> Cheers,
> Se

 

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