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History & Criticism

Performing Cities

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As late as 1839, complaints bear witness to a long tradition of a hyperactive Hamlet, 'overflowing with bustle, starts, and rant, and entirely destitute of that meditative and philosophical repose, which Shakespeare has made the leading feature of the character' (3.14). 10. A bad man – coming to bad end. (moral, but not moving) 4. C. 67p pa 75c A book of plates and descriptions, including one of Mrs Harding. Y. 164p 62il (front) 75c A handbook of the .\merican museum of natural history, useful as a reference on Indian legend, dress, art, ceremonies, etc. "Not merely a guide to museum collections from the plains Indians, but a summary of the facts and interpretations, making up the anthropology of those Indians."

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The Art of Watching Films

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Depicts Allen Ginsberg, an American poet and social activist in the different decades of his life and activities. Walter Prichard Eaton. 1924 Little 294p il (por) $4 "Chapters from the early theatrical history of England and America recalling significant facts relating to great dramatic events and players of the past. On April 9, at Appomattox, Virginia, General Robert E. Print Indexes - UCF Main Library - 1st Floor: “This database includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, and much more.” See also the print indexes, General Collection AI 3.

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Theatre and Politics in Modern Quebec

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Post. (Bidway tr) 1929 Dutton 136p $2 Contents: Introduction; The girl from Samos; The arbitration; The shearing of Glycera; An estimate of Menander. Here he found narratives of late-medieval English history that began with the reign of King Richard II (1377-1399), focused on Richard's deposition and execution by Henry Bolingbroke (Henry IV), described the Wars of the Roses (1455-1485) that were the eventual consequence of Bolingbroke's usurpation, and concluded with the restoration of right rule when Henry Richmond defeated the tyrannical Richard III (1483-1485) and acceded to the crown as Henry VII, inaugurating a Tudor dynasty that was to last until the death of Queen Elizabeth in 1603.

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British Drama, 1660-1779: A Critical History (Twayne's

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Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2006. 159-182. Dresses of the mistresses of the White House; as shown in the United States mu- seum. (Mrs) Rose Gouverneur Hoes. (George Washington bicentennial ed) 3d ed 1931 History pub co, 2039 New Hamp- shire Ave, NW, Washington, D. Video/C 8475 [ Dick, Philip K.] The Gospel According to Philip K. Sage 105 Textiles and costumes of the ancient Near East. Ignoring how the show approaches history and the choices that create this approach and what those choices mean would be like arguing that no one should talk about the politics of Angels in America or the ways in which The Force Awakens is in conversation with A New Hope.

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Tragic Seneca: An Essay in the Theatrical Tradition

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Nathan 75 Inside the Moscow art theatre. New plays from Japan; tr and ed by Yozan T. Introd by Glenn Hughes. 1930 Appleton 125p $3 "Three (long) plays representative of modern Japanese drama, showing the influence of western dramatists." Mary had already noticed changes in her daughter. Introd and notes by Brander Matthews. 6op Dramatic opinions. The project was brought to a close with the Festival�s third and final instalment of the composer�s Goethe-Lieder (performed over the space of five days).

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South African Essays on 'Universal' Shakespeare

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William Shakespeare, poet, dramatist, and man. So, with Roman Republican theatre apparently in continual flux, the stages of its evolution, even the larger ones, lie beyond our grasp. The rest is advertising.” Theatre artists’ widespread misunderstanding of the critics’ purpose may help explain at least some of the hostility—but not all. Pretty much since stories were first written, other people were writing down their opinions about those stories. Elizabeth Marsh. 1920 Corn- hill 88p 85c A miracle play.

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A Student Guide to Play Analysis

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The same ambivalence toward Stalin and the Soviet Union, however, are found in his Journals, where he considered Korsch's critiques with the utmost seriousness.[13] Me-ti represents Brecht's most comprehensive juxtaposition of Korsch's positions with "official" Marxian doctrines and shows that throughout the exile period he pondered questions of practical and theoretical Marxism. The latter, indeed, who also wrote in Yiddish, called himself a “champion” of Yiddish theater and was a key figure in the founding of a communally funded Yiddish art theater in Kraków.

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The Adulteress on the Spanish Stage Gender and Modernity in

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Nat recreation assn (Lists of pageants, etc.) 259 Little country theatre. The most influential writer in all of English literature, William Shakespeare was born in 1564 to a successful middle-class glove-maker in Stratford-upon-Avon, England. Condemned criminals were slain by crucifixion, cremation, or attack by wild beasts, and were sometimes forced to reenact gruesome myths. The chemical company said Monday it will sell a 100-year-old company-owned theater, four months after shareholder activists highlighted the asset as an example of DuPont's mismanagement.

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Acts: Theater, Philosophy, and the Performing Self (Theater:

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Subtitle Contents: I Department for folk plays in schools and playgrounds II Forms of plays and festivals appropriate to the progressive school periods Bibliog, P52-66, contains list of sources for themes and material for pageants and festivals, arranged as to countries and periods. PRODUCTION AND STAGECRAFT 131 Vocal music o> Shakespeare's plays. What is it about this particular tragic segment of American history that appeals to the creative imagination? The collection com- prises 200 letters of Miss Terry's. "The very flower of the minds and hearts of two of the most remarkable personages of our generation."

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The Rise of Performance Studies: Rethinking Richard

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This choice no doubt effects the experience – if I leave them out the whole time and feel discomfort, would I like the show less? Subtitle Five scs; i.i; speaking characters, extras; music; simple set and costumes. Elizabeth Roxana Hunt, (c 1913) 1924 238p Dodd o.p. "Studies in play structure for the student and theatre-goer." See Criticism English drama (History of, inci Irish, Scotch, etc.) 7-14 See also Drama — General history; also ma- terial in the following: Around theatres. 2v M.

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