Track 1: The Duchess of Malfi

A brief introduction to the play.


© The Open University 2011


Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 The Duchess of Malfi    A brief introduction to the play. Play now The Duchess of Malfi
2 Understanding Webster’s text    The cast discuss examine what the language means and why Webster chose to use those particular words. Play now Understanding Webster’s text
3 Interpreting Webster’s text for the stage    An exploration of the different ways the text can be deciphered and translated for performance. Play now Interpreting Webster’s text for the stage
4 Anatomy of a scene    During a workshop day the actors are given the opportunity to work on different interpretations of a scene. Play now Anatomy of a scene
5 Bosolo    During the course of the play the importance of Bosolo’s character increases. Play now Bosolo