This volume is a comprehensive collection of critical essays on The Taming of the Shrew, and includes extensive discussions of the play's various printed versions and its theatrical productions. Aspinall has included only those essays that offer the most influential and controversial arguments surrounding the play. The issues discussed include gender, authority, female autonomy and unruliness, courtship and marriage, language and speech, and performance and theatricality.aquot;The Weiraquot; is built around five monologues delivered by four of the characters. ... Its star, Ennio Marchetto, an Italian actor who takes his inspiration from commedia della#39;arte and Walt Disney, might consider having aquot;the Irrepressibleaquot; legallyanbsp;...
|Title||:||The New York Times Theatre Reviews 1999-2000|
|Author||:||New York Times Theater Reviews|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2001-12|