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Performing Shakespeare

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Published by Crowood Press in Ramsbury, Marlborough, Wiltshire [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dramatic production,
  • Performances,
  • Acting,
  • Stage history,
  • Shakespearean actors and actresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 158) and index.

    StatementJohn Hester
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3100 .H48 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25279310M
    ISBN 101847970737
    ISBN 109781847970732
    LC Control Number2009464777
    OCLC/WorldCa244653660


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The Shakespearean Stage is the only authoritative book that describes all the main features of the original staging of Shakespearean drama in one volume: the acting companies and their acting styles, the playhouses, the staging and the audiences.

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This book explores the.Performing arts on Oxford Reference is continually expanding, created under the authorship or editorship of recognised experts. See below for the current title list. For information about Performing arts, including interviews with featured authors, sample content, and more, please visit the Performing arts subject page.