Shakespeare's Strangest Tales Extraordinary but True Tales from 400 Years of Shakespearean Theatre

by Iain Spragg

Biography / Autobiography eBooks of the Month The Real World

Shakespeare's Strangest Tales Extraordinary but True Tales from 400 Years of Shakespearean Theatre Synopsis

Discover a wealth of Shakespearean shenanigans over the years, including the terrible behaviour of the groundlings at Shakespeare's Globe, how the 'rude mechanicals' in A Midsummer Night's Dream got recast as a bunch of ladies from the WI, and how Dame Maggie Smith got even with Sir Laurence Olivier.

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ISBN: 9781910232903
Publication date: 14/04/2016
Publisher: Portico an imprint of Pavilion Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781910232903
Publication date: 14th April 2016
Author: Iain Spragg
Publisher: Portico an imprint of Pavilion Books
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 240 pages
Genres: Biography / Autobiography, eBook Favourites, The Real World,
Categories: Shakespeare studies & criticism, Theatre studies,

About Iain Spragg

Iain Spragg is a London-based journalist and author with more than 15 years experience. His books include Twickenham: 100 Years Of Rugby's HQ, The London Underground's Strangest Tales, The Official Team GB and Paralympics GB Fact File and The Reduced History Of Rugby. His next book is The River Thames' Strangest Tales and he currently writes for MSN UK, The International Rugby Board and the Football League.

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