“Double Shakespeares”
Dr. Cary Mazer, University of Pennsylvania
Thursday
April 16
6:00 pm
Tickets are FREE but must be reserved. Please call (609) 652•9000
Campus Center Theatre
Lecture Series

“His emotions were so real that I felt he wasn’t just playing Lear, he was Lear.”  Ever since the end of the nineteenth century, audience members want to be able to say that about an actor in a performance of a Shakespeare play. But that expectation runs into trouble when one considers how Shakespeare and his contemporaries understood dramatic character, and the ways that late twentieth and twentyfirst century theatre artists understand theatrical representation.  Cary M. Mazer is Associate Professor . . .

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