Acting Shakespeare (1982)
Learn the secrets of bringing the words of William Shakespeare to life onstage simply by observing Ian McKellen ("Richard III") perform some of the Bard's most celebrated and difficult monologues in this stirring one-man show. Without relying on costumes, props, or elaborate sets, the versatile McKellen simultaneously transports audiences to another era and makes the text vitally alive for the modern era. 86 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.