Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Sami Plotkin

Sami Plotkin graduated summa cum laude from Brandeis University with a double major in Theatre Arts and English Literature, and honed her stagecraft in London under the tutelage of Royal Shakespeare Company members. She later earned her M.F.A. at Columbia University's School of the Arts. Sami has performed Shakespeare in the United States and on tour in Europe and the former Soviet Union; she now works as an actor, screenwriter, and playwright. During the hours when the New York Public Library is closed, she lives with her husband in Chelsea.The authors were awarded a grant from the Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation for Speak the Speech! in 1999.

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Speak the Speech!
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Speak the Speech!

Rhona Silverbush and Sami Plotkin
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The most comprehensive sourcebook of Shakespeare's monologues ever available in one volume.

A detailed guide to approaching Shakespearean text, Speak the Speech! contains everything...

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