By William Shakespeare. From the Royal Shakespeare Company. Peter Brook's staging with designs by Sally Jacobs for study and production. Optional music by Richard Peaslee.
Cast: 13m., 4w. (4 fairies, extras.) This work is not only a complete production book, director's and actor's manual, but also a thrilling education in the allied arts of the theatre. It invites you to join your talents with Shakespeare's and to experience the vitality and joy of mutual creation! Every word of the original is included, along with full stage directions created by Peter Brook, with all cues precisely in place. There are also illuminating interviews conducted by Glenn Loney with Peter Brook, the set designer, the composer and others. Optional musical score available to recreate this production.