This Merry Wives of Windsor handout & reference also includes:
The British royals may not appreciate the antics that go on in The Merry Wives of Windsor. Shakespeare's bawdy comedy appears in a condensed script format. The text comes from a performance by Orlando Shakes, a theater company which condensed the script into a 60-minute performance for 20+ actors.
- Discuss the moral issues in the text and whether they were scandalous during the time period
- Take a portion of the script and rewrite it using modern language
- Contains 46 printable pages
- Appears in a clean copy, making it easy to read on stage or write notes in the margins
- Lacks many of the stage directions found in the original version