Charles H. Shattuck


Born
in Belvedere, Illinois, The United States
November 23, 1910

Died
September 21, 1992

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He earned A.B., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees at the University of Illinois, where he started in 1934 as an assistant instructor of English. He taught as a full professor of English from 1958 to 1979, when he reached emeritus status. Over the years, he had teaching engagements at Vassar College, the University of Colorado, the University of Tennessee and the State University College at Plattsburgh, N.Y.

As the longtime director of the University Theater at Illinois, he presented more than 65 plays there and elsewhere in the country. He followed Elizabethan staging for Shakespeare's plays, using a copy of the Globe Theater in London. He also directed the works of modern writers, including Shaw, Brecht, Pirandello, Strindberg and Eliot.

He was a co-fo
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Kemble Promptbooks-11 Vol Set

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Shakespeare On The American...

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The Hamlet of Edwin Booth

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The American Stage

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