Draft of parts 1-4 of a proposed drama about the life of William Shakespeare, "The Man Shakespeare is with Us"

Scope and Content

The title page of each of the four parts of the drama contain the following information: "The Man Shakespeare is with Us": The Life and Times of William Shakespeare. A Television Series from Anthony Burgess's "Shakespeare". Written by Anthony Burgess. Produced by Vincenzo Labella for I.T.C. Incorporated Television Company and RAI - Radiotelevisione Italiana.

The four parts of the drama are titled as follows:

1) Part One: The Upstart Crow

2) Part Two: Fair Friend

3) Part Three: Dark Mistress

4) Part Four: Death of a Cygnet

For an earlier draft of parts one and two, see AB/ARCH/A/SHA/7.