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By Jan Wozniak

This ebook examines functionality tasks of Shakespeare's performs for teenagers when it comes to their worth for his or her younger audiences. utilizing interviews with theatre staff and workshops with youngsters, the publication argues that it's by way of trusting younger people's event of performances, instead of selling quite a number pre-determined textual understandings of the performs, that they may achieve such a lot profit. It argues that via privileging the meanings kids make of Shakespeare, new and interesting interpretations of his paintings should be found.

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