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My Shakespeare.

Grade Levels: 6 - 12
Core Subject(s): Fine Arts - Dance, Fine Arts - Music, Fine Arts - Theater
Length: 01:26:20
Usage rights: Download and retain personal copies in perpetuity.

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This documentary follows a group of amateur actors from a poor neighborhood in northwest London as they attempt to put on Shakespeare's most recognized play. Director Baz Luhrmann (Moulin Rouge, Romeo & Juliet) oversees the hopeful actors as they go through intense rehearsals in order to ingrain within them the themes and significance of Shakespeare's play.



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