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MFA Theatre: Audio-Visual

Resources for the study of theatre and theatre arts.

Spotlight Video

WORKING SHAKESPEARE: The Complete Set (5 workshop set and 2 workbooks)

Available on Permanent Reserve for watching in the 3rd-Floor Viewing Room. Ask at the Reserve Desk in the Main Stacks.

The landmark five-part video series gives voice to Shakespeare's most beloved and widely known speeches and sonnets performed by a powerhouse ensemble of American and British actors, as they delve into the structure, meaning and power of Shakespeare's language. Aimed at students of literature and theatre arts, each DVD explores a different aspect of Shakespeare's work.

Texts are supplied onscreen as well as in Cicely Berry 's teacher's manual.

Bob's Writing Shack

 Check out the YouTube Channel for Stony Brook Southampton's MFA Program in Writing & Literature. 

 Includes author interviews, readings and other events.

Shakespeare Audio Plays

  • SHAKESPEARE AUDIO PLAYS - The complete Arkangel Shakespeare contains fully dramatised unabridged recordings of all of Shakespeare’s 38 plays. Each play is recorded by noted actors, many of whom were trained at the Royal Shakespeare Company, such as Simon Russell Beale, Joseph Fiennes, David Tennant, Niamh Cusack and Sir John Gielgud and includes sound effects and music to bring the plays further to life.

Theatre Videos