Stories from Shakespeare 3

Version: Abridged
Author: David Timson
Narrator: Juliet Stevenson , Simon Russell Beale
Genres: Drama
Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks
Published In: June 2008
# of Units: 3 CDs
Length: 3 hours, 52 minutes
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Overview

Two leading English classical actors, Juliet Stevenson and Simon Russell Beale open the doors to eight important plays, including Much Ado About Nothing, Antony and Cleopatra, The Winter's Tale, Measure for Measure and All's Well That Ends Well. These newly written introductions by David Timson have proved eminently useful for young audiences coming to Shakespeare for the first time. Explained clearly, the introductions also feature numerous excerpts from the plays themselves.

Author Details

Author Details

Timson, David

Timson has performed in modern and classic plays across the country and abroad, including Wild Honey for Alan Ayckbourn, Hamlet, The Man of Mode, and The Seagull. He has been seen on TV in Nelson's Column and Swallows and Amazons, and in the film The Russia House.