Shakespeare's Star Wars Trilogy
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  • 1
    William Shakespeare's Star Wars | Ian Doescher

    William Shakespeare's Star Wars

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Ian Doescher
    • Narrated By Daniel Davis, Jonathan Davis, Ian Doescher, and others
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    (1200)
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    Return once more to a galaxy far, far away with this sublime retelling of George Lucas's epic Star Wars in the style of the immortal Bard of Avon. The saga of a wise (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of age, Star Wars abounds with all the valor and villainy of Shakespeare's greatest plays. 'Tis a tale told by fretful droids, full of faithful Wookiees and fearsome Stormtroopers, signifying...pretty much everything.

    To Thine Ears, Brilliance This Doth Be!

    I had a blast reading the book. Now to hear it performed, it's even better. Mashups like this usually don't impress me because most don't go for bro..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 02 2013 by Troy (DALLAS, TX, United States)
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    William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back | Ian Doescher

    William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back

    • ORIGINAL (3 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Ian Doescher
    • Narrated By Daniel Davis, Jonathan Davis, Ian Doescher, and others
    Overall
    (472)
    Performance
    (444)
    Story
    (446)

    Hot on the heels of the New York Times bestseller William Shakespeare's Star Wars comes the next two installments of the original trilogy: William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back and William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return. Return to the star-crossed galaxy far, far away as the brooding young hero, a power-mad emperor, and their jesting droids match wits, struggle for power, and soliloquize in elegant and impeccable iambic pentameter. These two plays offer essential listening for all ages.

    Space Fantasy In Iambic Pentameter

    Of all the millions of people around the world who love Shakespeare, and all the millions who are Star Wars fanatics, how many of us do you suppose lo..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 29 2016 by Gretchen SLP (Sacramento, California)
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    William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return | Ian Doescher

    William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Ian Doescher
    • Narrated By Marc Thompson, Jonathan Davis, Daniel Davis, and others
    Overall
    (390)
    Performance
    (365)
    Story
    (367)

    Hot on the heels of the New York Times best seller William Shakespeare's Star Wars comes the next two installments of the original trilogy: William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back and William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return. Return to the star-crossed galaxy far, far away as the brooding young hero, a power-mad emperor, and their jesting droids match wits, struggle for power, and soliloquize in elegant and impeccable iambic pentameter. Something Wookiee this way comes!

    Where Art Thou Upon the Venn Diagram?

    Picture a Venn diagram with two circles that have a small section of overlap. Label one circle "Star Wars Fans" and the other circle "Love..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 11 2016 by Gretchen SLP (Sacramento, California)