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Community-making in early Stuart theatres : stage and audience / edited by Roger D. Sell, Anthony W. Johnson, and Helen Wilcox.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
xviii, 431 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-421) and index.
Contents:
Period trends -- Dramatic censorship: social cohesion and division / Richard Dutton -- What is an audience? / Stephen Orgel -- Lower-class theatre communities under the early Stuarts / Andrew Gurr -- The professional and linguistic communities of early modern dramatists / Anupam Basu, Jonathan Hope, and Michael Witmore -- Collaborative playwrights and community-making / Suzanne Gossett -- For love not money: community-making in non-commercial drama / Alison Findlay -- Disgust and delight: Apollo Shroving, The Roaring Girl, and community theatre / Ros King -- Musical community in early modern theatre / David Lindley -- Honour dishonoured: the communicational workings of early Stuart tragedy and tragicomedy / Roger D. Sell -- Invidiual playwrights -- Community and Shakespearean metonymy: Antony and Cleopatra / Ann Thompson and John O. Thompson -- The communities of George Chapman's All Fools / Tom Rutter -- Ben Jonson: madness and community / Richard Harp -- Plotting, ambiguity, and community in the plays of Beaumont and Fletcher / Lucy Munro -- Cary, community, and audience / Ramona Wray -- Rotting together? the quest for community in Webster's tragedies / Helen Wilcox -- 'Cut my heart in sums': community-making and -breaking in the prodigal drama of Thomas Middleton / Andrew Hiscock -- Massinger's divided communities / Martin Butler -- Antisocial Ford / Martin Wiggins -- Contingencies of time and place: A Contention for Honour and Riches, James Shirley, and the school community / Anthony W. Johnson.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • History.
ISBN:
  • 9781409427018 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
  • 1409427013 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
  • (epub)
  • (ebook)
LCCN:
2015046635
OCLC:
937998092
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