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Enjoying Shakespeare is easy-understanding him is what's complicated. To remedy this, Ehren Ziegler has outlined five concepts that can be applied to any of the bard's plays, making Shakespeare more accessible and less intimidating.
From the back cover: There are a number of ways you can experience Shakespeare-on the page or on the stage, in the classroom or in the living
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Paperback, 58 pages
Published June 18th 2011 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Heather Ordover
Sep 13, 2011 Heather Ordover rated it it was amazing
Shakespeare is one of those writers who you might dread reading but once you do, you're glad you did.

Well, now you can take a quick jaunt through Ziegler's book and find out that (a) Shakespeare's not that hard and (b) it's really worth your time to get a taste of the Bard. (IF you insist on reading the Bard at all--as Ziegler points out, the plays are plays and are meant to be seen. MUCH easier to understand that way.)

Ziegler brings his easygoing style we know and love from ChopBard: The Cure
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Ehren Ziegler is an actor and artist, specializing in Shakespeare. He studied at U.S. International University, in San Diego, CA, and the National Shakespeare Conservatory in New York. He is the author of Devouring Shakespeare: Five Simple Tools. Currently, he hosts Chop Bard (the cure for boring Shakespeare), a podcast that has been embraced by a worldwide audience of Shakespearean educators and ...more
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