The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 16.0815 Thursday, 28 April 2005
From: Mark Alexander <
Date: Wednesday, 27 Apr 2005 19:42:38 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: First Folio Function
I had an audition last night for Alls Well that Ends Well and we read
from the First Folio. It threw me off quite a bit due to the archaic
What is the function of using the First Folio when preparing a
production? I know Chicago Shakespeare actors use it when beginning to
research their roles. The actors go back to the First Folio. I think
they even teach it as part of one of their classes.
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