A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

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What is Demetrius's personality like? I am having a very hard time understanding this book I came into this school when they were more than half way through this book and have no idea what is going...

What is Demetrius's personality like?

I am having a very hard time understanding this book I came into this school when they were more than half way through this book and have no idea what is going on at all and i have to play Demetrius in a play we are putting on and it will be like my only grade so I need to pass it!!! please help me.

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One director jokingly told his actors, "Speak your lines loudly and clearly, and don't bump into any of the furniture." It's still good advice. Demetrius is not so much a character as he is a "type." He's a passionate young lover; it doesn't matter much who he's in love with. He's a good fighter, and it doesn't matter if his fight doesn't make sense. Therefore, you need to play in the moment. playing each emotion to the fullest. The best way to do this is...

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