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Orson Welles on Shakespeare

The W.P.A. and Mercury Theatre Playscripts

Richard France (Editor)


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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (12/30/1990)
Hardcover (5/6/2016)


This volume is the only publication available of the fully annotated playscripts of Wells' W.P.A Federal Theatre Project and Mercury Theatre adaptations, including the Voodoo Macbeth, the modern-dress Julius Caesar and Welles' compilation of history plays, Five Kings.

Routledge, 9780415937269, 336pp.

Publication Date: September 26, 2001

About the Author

Richard France is a playwright, teacher, actor, and authority on Orson Welles. He is the author of TheTheatre of Orson Welles, which was the recipient of the Choice Outstanding Book Award in 1978. He is also the winner of the 1982 Silver PEN award. Currently, France teaches at the City University of New York.