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Serious actors, no director, one rehearsal, in a bar. 
Practical advice from the players & a complete producer's field guide.
Serious actors, no director, one rehearsal, in a bar. Practical advice from the players & a complete producer's field guide.
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Blueprints for a Shakespeare Cult

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    Letterpress Thank You Card

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    Signed Copy of the Books

    Get two two-volume set it straight off the presses, with your choice of dedication.
    Packaged in a handsome slipcover, it's a good tool and a handsome gift.

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    Signed Complete Set: all 3 Volumes

    In addition to the two-volume set of practical advice and field guide, get My Life with the Shakespeare Cult, the manifesto that lays out the argument for why this kind of work should be done at all.

    All three volumes signed, with your choice of dedication.
    Blueprints comes packaged in a handsome slipcover; it's a good tool and a handsome gift.

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    Leather Captain's Journal

    A limited edition refillable leather journal, perfect for real world use and abuse.

    The Captain's journal is custom-etched with a minimalist design. Tucked neatly and securely inside is your Field Guide (Volume 2 of Blueprints for a Shakespeare Cult), along with a custom-printed notebook.

    Leatherwork by Tactile Craftworks.

    Refillable with standard traveler's notebook size notebooks, the Captain's Journal will last for years to come, for all manner of conspiracy and scheme.

    Includes Volume 1: Loveletters, separately.

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    Cult Starter Package

    Everything you need to start your own Shakespeare Cult.

    On top of 5 signed copies of Blueprints for a Shakespeare Cult and 5 copies of its predecessor, My Life With the Shakespeare Cult (which lays out the philosophy behind the practice), sit down with me for two in-depth videoconferences with me as you start your own Shakespeare Cult (or work on sharpening the one you already have). I will coach you on producing your first (or your tenth!) show, answer your questions, and help you anticipate the challenges unique to your location and your crew. Together we will structure ambitions into achievable goals, and values into practical processes.

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