The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 9.0895 Thursday, 24 September 1998.
Date: Wednesday, 23 Sep 1998 16:45:41 -0500 (CDT)
Subject: Shakespeare Bulletin
For those who don't know or don't subscribe to Shakespeare Bulletin, a
Journal of Performance Criticism and Scholarship (now in its 17th year).
The Summer 1998 issue (16.3) is off the press. It includes:
John Orrell on the evidence for the size and shape of the first Globe.
Ralph Alan Cohen on the role of the audience in Shakespeare's plays,
esp. in Richard III.
An interview with Patsy Rodenburg, head of voice at the Royal National
Theatre and the Guildhall Drama School.
Reviews of New York and regional productions--from Lenox, MA to
In the section "Shakespeare on Film," articles on auterial control of
audience response, on the fortunes of Fortinbras in film versions of
Hamlet, and on video recording at the new Globe on London's Bankside.
As usual, the issue also features production photos and illustrations,
book reviews, and a listing of Events.
SB remains a great bargain among journals: $15 (US) for one year (4
48-page issues), $30 for two years, etc. No surcharge for mailing to
overseas subscribers. Back issues available @ $4. Make out check or
money order to Shakespeare Bulletin. Send to J. P.
Lusardi and J. Schlueter, Co-Editors, Shakespeare Bulletin, Lafayette
College, Easton, PA 18042. Phone: (610) 330-5245, fax: (610) 330-5606,