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Collegial Help: Interacting with Globe Theater Actors
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 20.0033  Tuesday, 20 January 2009

From:      David Crystal <
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Date:      Wednesday, 14 Jan 2009 23:17:24 +0000
Subject: 20.0021 Collegial Help: Interacting with Globe 
Comment:   Re: SHK 20.0021 Collegial Help: Interacting with Globe 
Theater Actors

 >A colleague of mine who is teaching a high school English course is
 >looking for a website or alternative way for her students to interact
 >with actors performing Shakespeare's plays at the New Globe in
 >Bankside.
 >
 >She is designing an interactive unit for her students as an
 >assignment in her Master's program and is doing a virtual tour
 >of both the old and new Globes. She wants a way to have her
 >students  be able to ask questions of actors who have performed
 >in the space.
 >
 >I have given her the following sites as starting points, but I don't
 >have a source for her specific question.

I don't know of any general forum, but I'm sure Ben Crystal wouldn't 
mind if questions were directed at him occasionally, as he spends a lot 
of space in his book Shakespeare on Toast on Globe-related matters from 
the actor's point of view. See the Facebook group link at 
http://www.shakespeareontoast.com .

Professor David Crystal

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http://david-crystal.blogspot.com


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