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Watch King Lear, Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet and The Tempest in your classroom using our Stratford on Film production presented alongside Shakespeare’s text. PerformancePlus includes an online study toolkit with discussion questions, lesson plans and interviews with cast and creative team members.
HOW TO USE PERFORMANCEPLUS
Step 1: Click on the play you want to see! You’ll see the script on the left and scene synopsis, character descriptions and supplementary videos on the right.Step 2: Click START VIDEO; the yellow cursor highlights the lines as they are spoken by the actor/character. Unfamiliar terms in the script are highlighted in blue; click on it to see the glossary. Director’s cuts or deleted lines are shaded in grey. Click “show” to view what the director chose to cut from the scene.Step 3: Click the red bars at top to:- select a scene- pull up discussion points - access digital and video lesson plans - hear the cast and creative team discuss themes
Support for PerformancePlus is generously provided by The John and Myrna Daniels Charitable Foundation.
Dr. Laura Turchi is a teacher
educator and member of faculty at the University of Houston. Her research
specializes in English Language Arts and how secondary students experience
Shakespeare plays particularly by way of digital tools. If you have used our
PerformancePlus resources in your teaching, Dr. Turchi would love to talk to
you about your experience as part of her ongoing research. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you
are interested in meeting with her virtually.
DIGITAL STUDY GUIDE:
DIGITAL STUDY GUIDE:
Romeo and Juliet
The Comedy of Errors
The Merry Wives of Windsor
As You Like It
PAST STUDY GUIDES
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