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The Development of Shakespeare"s theater

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Published by AMS Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- To 1625.,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- England.,
    • Theater -- England -- History -- 16th century.,
    • Theater -- England -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by John H. Astington.
      SeriesAMS studies in the Renaissance ;, no. 24
      ContributionsAstington, John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3095 .D48 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2408487M
      ISBN 100404622941
      LC Control Number87045810

      Shakespeare's Stage. This book examines the development of theaters and stages from medieval drama to Shakespeare's time. More information about many of these topics will be found in the chapter that deals with the drama as literature.. The discussion of the stage preserves a distinction that was often made between the outdoor theater or amphitheater, designed for a . Shakespeare is probably the most famous of all Englishmen. One of the things he is famous for is the effect he had on the development of the Early Modern English language. For example, without even realising it, our everyday speech is full of words and phrases invented by was able to do that because English was changing as people modernised it in their normal .

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      By bringing together evidence from different sources--documentary, archaeological, and the play-texts themselves--Staging Shakespeare's Theatres reconstructs the ways in which the plays were originally staged in the theaters of Shakespeare's own time, and shows how the physical possibilities and limitations of these theaters affected both the writing and the performances. The preceding statements, although separated by more than a century, nevertheless reflect remarkably similar attitudes toward indigenous Asian art forms. The comments also serve to emphasize a contemporary development within theater and productions studies: cross-cultural productions that deliberately and consciously negotiate between different Author: Parmita Kapadia.


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