Original Creative Work - Design/Architectural Work

Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare, Bell Shakespeare, Set and Costume Design by Anna Cordingley, Directed by Peter Evans

A Cordingley, B Cisterne, M Lyandvert, P Evans, N Poulton

Published : 2018

Abstract

Research Background Field, Context, Research Aim Romeo and Juliet, Richard III and Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare together create a portfolio (the Portfolio) of works for Bell Shakespeare, each interrogating the import of the classics in relation to contemporary scenography and responsive Australian audiences. The chief research aims of the portfolio are to give the fullest possible resonance to the text by honing visual and kinaesthetic expression; to learn from each project and develop that knowledge in the next. The Portfolio demonstrates the maturation of a continuing creative collaboration with Peter Evans (director), Nigel Poulton (movement and combat director), Be..

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