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Acting in Restoration Comedy

Acting in Restoration Comedy

Maria Aitken

ISBN: 9781557831194

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(Applause Acting Series). The art of acting in restoration comedy, the buoyant, often bowdy romps which celebrated the reopening of the English theatres after Cromwell's dour reign, is the subject of Simon Callow's bold investigation. There is cause again to celebrate as Callow, one of Britain's foremost actors, aims to restore the form to all its original voluptuous vigor. Callow shows the way to attain clarity and hilarity in some of the most delightful roles ever conceived for the theatre.
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Maria Aitken

Maria Aitken

Maria Aitken has credits that include the Olivier and Tony Award-winning production of Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps which she directed at the Huntington Theatre Company as its American premiere before its Broadway run. Ms. Aitken also directed The Seagull, The Cocktail Hour, Betrayal, Private Lives, and Educating Ritaat the Huntington. Her other credits include Sherlock's Last Case (UK), The ... view full profile

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