"Plays spring to life" - Reuters "An accessible entry-point for Shakespeare newcomers, but with enough literary analysis and smart navigation to tempt ...
"Plays spring to life" - Reuters "An accessible entry-point for Shakespeare newcomers, but with enough literary analysis and smart navigation to tempt even experts" - TechDigest "This app is comprehensive, educational and hugely entertaining." - TotalApps One of The Observer's Top 25 Apps of 2012, and shortlisted for the Futurebook awards as Best Reference App 2012. The Explore Shakespeare edition of â€˜Macbethâ€™ brings this great story to life like never before. Cambridgeâ€™s definitive version of the text has been beautifully reimagined for iPad, with illuminating visuals, helpful commentary and a compelling audio performance directed by and starring Fiona Shaw. EXPERIENCE - Read the play and choose your own level of customisation and enhancement. - Listen to a full audio performance of the play, starring Fiona Shaw as Lady Macbeth. - See the action with over 100 photographs of professional productions, including stars like Sir Ian McKellen, Dame Judi Dench and Sean Bean. - Understand Shakespeareâ€™s language better with clear glossary definitions throughout. - Get an overview of the action with plot summaries inside the play. EXPLORE - Explore the language of each scene and character through interactive word clouds. - Pick a character and see their sections of the play clearly separated - perfect for learning your lines, or for studying a particular characterâ€™s story. - Understand the relationships between the characters with our clear Circles for each scene. - Use the Themeline to see how the playâ€™s themes ebb and flow through the acts. - Get involved in the play through hundreds of tried-and-tested activities, for individuals, pairs and groups. EXAMINE - Search the entire text, with highlighting and filtering. - Use detailed notes alongside the text to examine the literary inspirations and history of interpretation of the play. - Delve deeper into the context, key themes and history of the play with a series of accessible articles by authoritative Cambridge sources. Cambridge University Press (publisher of the definitive texts of Shakespeareâ€™s works) has joined forces with Agant (creator of acclaimed apps like â€˜Timeline World War 2â€™ and â€˜Malcolm Tucker: The Missing Phoneâ€™) to present the greatest works of literature in the English language on the iPad. BUY NOW and explore Shakespeare today. VIDEO http://j.mp/ESVideo ALSO AVAILABLE: A Midsummer Night's Dream (http://j.mp/MidsummerApp) Hamlet (http://j.mp/HamletApp) Othello (http://j.mp/OthelloApp) Romeo and Juliet (http://j.mp/RomeoApp) Twelfth Night (http://j.mp/TwelfthApp)
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