• King of Shadows (Dramatized)

  • By: Susan Cooper
  • Narrated by: full cast
  • Length: 1 hr and 44 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Release date: 01-03-06
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: NYS Theatre Institute
  • 2.9 (7 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

King of Shadows carries us to London along with a troupe of young American actors to perform A Midsummer Night's Dream in the new Globe Theatre. But through the magic of Susan Cooper's imagination, the journey takes us through time, where one of the young actors discovers he has become a friend of, and actor alongside, none other than William Shakespeare.Audiobook cast principals (in order of appearance):John Romeo as Arby/Richard Burbage/BottomBeau Melita as Eric Sawyer/Alex/FairyRob Dalton as Gil Warmun/John Hemings/TheseusJohn Scala as Joe Wilson/Harry/TitaniaChristopher Di Maria as Ferdie/Nick/Quince/FairyThomas Caska as Hy Schwartz/Thomas/SnoutMary Jane Hansen as Rachel Levin/Mistress FawcettAaron Marquise as David Roper/Felon/FairyWill Deddrick as Sam/HippolytaP.J. Verhoest as Nat Field/PuckSusan Cicarelli-Caputa as Maria/Aunt JenCarole Edie Smith as Nurse Jenkins/BarbaraCelia Mitchell as Queen ElizabethSean Patrick Fagan as Paddy/H. Condell/Moonshine/FairyRon Komora as Doctor/Joseph/Dog OwnerDavid Bunce as Will Shakespeare/OberonJohn McGuire as Nurse Stevens/Lord RandalCharles Franklin as Nathan/FairyDevan Baumstein as Hospital Orderly/Lady in WaitingRyan Goodale as Hospital Orderly/A SoldierMarcus Leff as A DogGeorge Franklin as Child
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By Amy on 08-07-16


This is one of my favorite books and it was so enjoyable to hear it read as a play. the actors were well chosen for their voices.

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By Hevpais on 10-27-07

Not my cup of tea

Although I adore the book King of Shadows, I can't say that I particularly liked this dramatised adaptation of it. Each to his own though, others may love it.

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