The Actor in Costume

The Actor in Costume

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It also names several songs of the period, including "Alley Oop" and "Mr. Besides Gandhi, Benoy Kumar Sarkar (1887–1949) had authored major works in this field. Y. 80p 100 col pi $37.50 Published in English and French editions. Includes books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides and more. more » Essay & General Literature Index Retrospective is a bibliographic database that cites essays, articles and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada.
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Theatre and Disorder in Late Georgian London

Theatre and Disorder in Late Georgian London

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Mattie B, Shannon. 1930 Hall-Mack 8p pa 30c, $3 per dz "A candle light pageant with a different theme and a giving climax; consisting of familiar hymns, dialogue, tableau, pantomime, processional, semi- processional, and recessional." With what intent did Shakespeare assign the same place to them in his play which they occupy in the history of Macbeth as related in the old chronicles? The volume includes an in- troduction and a selected reading list; also a glossary of dramatic terms.
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Around the Absurd: Essays on Modern and Postmodern Drama

Around the Absurd: Essays on Modern and Postmodern Drama

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Lesschaeve, 1999, The Dancer and the Dance, New York, London: Marion Boyars. Thus, borrowings like histrio and persona fit well into a general picture of Etruscan cultural hegemony in early Rome. C. 156 Henebry, R. 128 Hennequin, A. 35 Henslowe, P. 11 Herbert, A. Stage year book. 1908-28; ed by Lionel Carson. "The stage" off v 1-23 il (pi por part col) 5s ea Gives a summary of the drama of the year.
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Some Account of the English Stage: From the Restoration in

Some Account of the English Stage: From the Restoration in

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Recounts many of the old myths and legends such as: Seven sleepers of Ephesus; William Tell; The man in the moon, etc. Mills; The captain of the gate, by Beulah Marie Dix; Elegant Edward, by Gertrude E. This encyclopedia provides authoritative and up-to-date information about theatre and performance from ancient Greek theatre to the latest developments in London, Paris, New York, and around the globe. The film is enhanced by the beauty of the endless prairie giving palpable texture to Cather's writing and bringing the frontier to life.
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Stranded Objects: Mourning, Memory, and Film in Postwar

Stranded Objects: Mourning, Memory, and Film in Postwar

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Dispositio: American Journal of Cultural Histories and Theories 14 (1989): 36-38. Whereas formalists treat meaning as objectively inherent in the text, in reader response criticism, the text has no meaning until it is read by a reader who creates the meaning. Cubism: 'Portrait of Picasso' by Juan Gris, 1912 Expressionism: 'On White II', by Wassily Kandinsky, 1923 Surrealism: 'Indefinite Divisibility', by Yves Tanguy, 1942 Gombrich’s perception of this relationship between art criticism and art history is instructive.
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Dramas of the Past on the Twentieth-Century Stage: In

Dramas of the Past on the Twentieth-Century Stage: In

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This type of criticism draws on the insights of anthropology, history, psychology, and comparative religion to explore how a text uses myths and symbols drawn from different cultures and epochs. And he attempts to formulate a view of what the key questions are for each approach. The general assured him the chances of a Chinese intervention were slim. Published plays soon required a licence, which provided a form of censorship by the state.
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Place for Us: Essay on the Broadway Musical

Place for Us: Essay on the Broadway Musical

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When moving to her new home with her husband, Cleofilas wants to know whether "the woman has hollered from anger or pain" (46). The final project will be an essay that each student will write. They picture the costume of people of dif- ferent occupations and social classes in China, i.e.: Fishermen; Lantern seller; Boat girl; Soldier of infantry; Vendor of rice; A lady of rank; Stage player; Woman selling chow-chow; Group of sol- diers, etc. The thatched roof caught on fire and the Globe Theatre burned to the ground.
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Canonical States, Canonical Stages: Oedipus, Othering, and

Canonical States, Canonical Stages: Oedipus, Othering, and

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Libretto and stage guide by Ade- lina Patti Fulton. That is why our theater was called metaphysical. For instance, Broadway and West End musicals often include lavish costumes and sets supported by multimillion-dollar budgets. Best known for her novels criticizing the low social status of Turkish women and what she saw as the disinterest of most women in changing their situation, she also served as a soldier in the Turkish military during Turkish War of Independence.
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Buffoonery in Irish Drama: Staging Twentieth-Century

Buffoonery in Irish Drama: Staging Twentieth-Century

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Arthur Stanley Riggs. (Reprint from the Journal of American folk-lore v 17 1904 no Ixvii p279-85) A brief historical and critical sketch of Filipino drama, the only "department of literature" in which the "native Filipino has attained.. . excel- lence." See author's later volume which includes much of this material: Complete course in public speak- ing (Sec entry under same section) Essentials of public speaking. After all, the people who come to see my plays, who create my fame, are going to die.
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Festive Revolutions: The Politics of Popular Theatre Forms

Festive Revolutions: The Politics of Popular Theatre Forms

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Contents: V I The emigrant literature V2 The romantic school in Germany V3 The reaction in France V4 Naturalism in England (1S75) v5 The romantic school in France v6 Young Germany "A mine of apposite biographical illustration, of delicate appreciation, and of felicitous criticism of a high order." Native American author and poet Joy Harjo discusses her work and reads from her poetry, including "The woman who fell from the sky", "Secrets from the center of the world", "In mad love and war", and "She had some horses."
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