William Shakespeare’s The Force Doth Awaken by Ian Doescher audiobook

William Shakespeare’s The Force Doth Awaken: Star Wars Part the Seventh

By Ian Doescher
Read by various narrators

Random House Audio 9781594749858
3.55 Hours 1
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    ISBN: 9780525501558

Experience The Force Awakens as a Shakespeare play, complete with Elizabethan verse, Shakespearian monologues, and theatrical stage directions! As the noble Resistance clashes with the vile First Order, Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Kylo Ren, and BB-8 are pulled into a galaxy-wide drama—in iambic pentameter! Star Wars fans and Shakespeare enthusiasts alike will enjoy the authentic meter, reimagined movie scenes and dialogue, and hidden Easter eggs throughout. Chewbacca speaks! Leader Snoke gives a soliloquy! And the romance of Han Solo and Leia Organa takes a tragic turn that Shakespeare would approve of. All with woodcut-style illustrations that place Star Wars characters into an Elizabethan galaxy. The story may take place in a galaxy far, far away, but you’ll be convinced it was written by the Bard. Cast of Narrators: Jessica Almasy Daniel Davis Jonathan Davis Ian Doescher Jeff Gurner Ralph Adriel Johnson Sean Kenin January LaVoy Marc Thompson

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Experience The Force Awakens as a Shakespeare play, complete with Elizabethan verse, Shakespearian monologues, and theatrical stage directions! As the noble Resistance clashes with the vile First Order, Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Kylo Ren, and BB-8 are pulled into a galaxy-wide drama—in iambic pentameter! Star Wars fans and Shakespeare enthusiasts alike will enjoy the authentic meter, reimagined movie scenes and dialogue, and hidden Easter eggs throughout. Chewbacca speaks! Leader Snoke gives a soliloquy! And the romance of Han Solo and Leia Organa takes a tragic turn that Shakespeare would approve of. All with woodcut-style illustrations that place Star Wars characters into an Elizabethan galaxy. The story may take place in a galaxy far, far away, but you’ll be convinced it was written by the Bard.

Cast of Narrators:
Jessica Almasy
Daniel Davis
Jonathan Davis
Ian Doescher
Jeff Gurner
Ralph Adriel Johnson
Sean Kenin
January LaVoy
Marc Thompson

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Author Bio: Ian Doescher

Author Bio: Ian Doescher

Ian Doescher has loved Shakespeare since eighth grade and was born forty-five days after Star Wars: A New Hope was released. He has a BA in music from Yale University, a master of divinity from Yale Divinity School, and a PhD in ethics from Union Theological Seminary. He lives in Portland, Oregon, with his wife and two sons.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Science Fiction
Runtime: 3.55
Audience: Adult
Language: English