Shakespeare's Globe

Portia played by Michelle Duncan

The Merchant Of Venice (2007)
Written by: William Shakespeare

Michelle Duncan played Portia in the 2007 production of The Merchant Of Venice.

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Rehearsal Notes 3

In her third blog post Michelle discusses the final week of rehearsals and reflects on different aspects of Portia: what historical research can reveal about her, how she behaves as a man, and her attitude to Shylock.

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Rehearsal Notes 2

In her second blog post Michelle discusses this week's rehearsals, her further thoughts on Portia, vocal work and her costume.

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Rehearsal Notes 1

This is Michelle's first blog post. This week she discusses how she became an actor, her first impressions of Portia, and what the company has being doing in the first week of rehearsals.

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