Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion be your tutor : suit the action to the word, the word to the action ; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature... "
The dramatic works of William Shakspeare - Page 52
by William Shakespeare - 1814
Full view - About this book

Hamlet

William Shakespeare - 1996 - 101 pages
...such a fel- 10 low whipped for o'erdoing Termagant. It out-Herods Herod. Pray you avoid it. 1 PLAY. I warrant your honour. HAM. Be not too tame neither,...action to the word, the word to the action, with this is special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature; for anything so o'erdone is from...
Limited preview - About this book

The Voice in Speech

Albert Haberstro - 1996 - 100 pages
...would have such a fellow whipped for o'er-doing Termagant ; it- out-herods Herod. Pray you avoid it. "Be not too tame, neither, but let your own discretion...the action; with this special observance, that you o 'er-step not the modesty of nature : for anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Will Shakespeare Save Us!: Will Shakespeare Save the King! : Two One Act Plays

Paul Nimmo - 1996 - 55 pages
...say, whirlwind of your passion, you must acquire and beget a temperance that may give it smoothness. Be not too tame, neither, but let your own discretion...the action, with this special observance - that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. For anything so o'erdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

The Storyteller's Guide: Storytellers Share Advice for the Classroom ...

William Mooney - 1996 - 208 pages
...I would have such a fellow whipp'd for o'erdoing Termagant. It out-herods Herod. Pray you avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion...the action; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature: for anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Hamlet

William Shakespeare, Russell Jackson - 1996 - 208 pages
...honour. HAMLET the worrier is never tar away. A couple of the other actors join the conversation. HAMLET Be not too tame, neither; but let your own discretion...action to the word, the word to the action, with this Hugely important point. If this doesn't happen, he may not obtain the proof of murder. HAMLET (continuing)...
Limited preview - About this book

Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Men

William Shakespeare, Simon Dunmore - 1997 - 120 pages
...groundlings, who for the most part are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise ... ... Be not too tame, neither; but let your own discretion...the action, with this special observance: that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. For anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Women

William Shakespeare, Simon Dunmore - 1997 - 120 pages
...groundlings, who for the most part are capable of nothing but inexplicable dumb shows and noise ... ... Be not too tame, neither; but let your own discretion...the action, with this special observance: that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. For anything so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Shakespeare and the Law

Dunbar Plunket Barton - 1929 - 167 pages
...would have such a fellow whipped for o'erdoing Termagant; it out-herods Herod; pray you, avoid it. Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion...the action; with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature: for any thing so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Author's Pen and Actor's Voice: Playing and Writing in Shakespeare's Theatre

Robert Weimann - 2000 - 298 pages
...not to say prescribes, a culturally refined, socially selective, decorous understanding of "nature." Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion...the action, with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature (3.2.16-19) The player, Hamlet suggests, should have a "tutor" whose...
Limited preview - About this book

Hamlet

William Shakespeare - 2001 - 148 pages
...o'erdoing Termagant. It out-Herods 14 Herod. Pray you avoid it. PLAYER I warrant your honor. HAMLET Be not too tame neither, but let your own discretion...the action, with this special observance, that you o'erstep not the modesty of nature. For anything 20 so overdone is from the purpose of playing, whose...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF