You are invited to explore William Shakespeare’s classic comedy Twelfth Night in this online humanities course.You will gain insight into the play through interviews with the actors who appeared in the Colorado Shakespeare Festival’s 2019 production of Twelfth Night. You will also have the opportunity to view and listen to lectures by scholars and theater professionals who work and teach at the University of Colorado Boulder.
By completing this course, you will be able to:
- Engage with Shakespeare’s play through an appreciation of the language, the complexity of his characters, and the intricacy of his narratives
- Grasp the primary interpretive questions facing readers, actors, and scholars of Twelfth Night
- Enhance your enjoyment of the play through insight into the richness, humor, and power of Shakespeare’s presentation of the human condition
- View Shakespeare’s plays as an invitation to interpret and create, empowering you as a thinker and creator