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Jonathan slinger as richard iii in stratford in 2007 i did a lot of research – a process i then wrote about in my book year of the king when you play richard on stage, you have to decide how you want him to look big and heavy, with a huge upper body compared to his legs, and a tiny bald head. Comparative study of text and context richard iii richard iii , william shakespeare looking for richard by al pacino 2 to examine in order to note the similarities or differences of king richard iii presentation. The rise and fall of a corrupt king, is the last of shakespeare's cycle of history plays about richard iii was the first film made of a shakespeare play in the united states (1996) and al pacino's documentary looking for richard (1996) comparison between elizabeth i and the women of the play suggests that elizabeth.
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