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The Resource Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London, Siobhan Keenan

Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London, Siobhan Keenan

Label
Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London
Title
Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London
Statement of responsibility
Siobhan Keenan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Renaissance Acting Companies and their Plays explores the intimate and dynamic relationship between acting companies and playwrights in this seminal era in English theatre history. Siobhan Keenan's analysis includes chapters on the traditions and workings of contemporary acting companies, playwriting practices, stages and staging, audiences and patrons, each illustrated with detailed case studies of individual acting companies and their plays, including troupes such as Lady Elizabeth's players, 'Beeston's Boys' and the King's Men and works by Shakespeare, Jonson, Middleton, Brome and Heywood. We are accustomed to focusing on individual playwrights: Renaissance Acting Companies and their Plays makes the case that we also need to think about the companies for which dramatists wrote and with whose members they collaborated, if we wish to better understand the dramas of the English Renaissance stage"--
  • "Renaissance Acting Companies and their Plays explores the intimate and dynamic relationship between acting companies and playwrights in this seminal era in English theatre history. Siobhan Keenan's analysis includes chapters on the traditions and workings of contemporary acting companies, playwriting practices, stages and staging, audiences and patrons, each illustrated with detailed case studies of individual acting companies and their plays, including troupes such as Lady Elizabeth's players, 'Beeston's Boys' and the King's Men and works by Shakespeare, Jonson, Middleton, Brome and Heywood."--
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keenan, Siobhan
Dewey number
792.09421/09031
Index
index present
LC call number
PR2589
LC item number
.K44 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Arden Shakespeare
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theatrical companies
  • Theatrical companies
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Repertory theater
  • Repertory theater
  • Literature and society
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Literature: history & criticism
  • Literature and society
  • Repertory theater
  • Theater
  • Theatrical companies
  • England
  • England
  • Drama
  • Englisch
  • Theater
  • Theatertruppe
  • London
  • Performing Arts
Label
Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London, Siobhan Keenan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
FC; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Textual note; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The acting companies; 2. Playwrights and playwriting; 3. Stages and staging; 4. Audiences; 5. Patrons and patronage; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
872115195
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472575692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1645664
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872115195
Label
Acting companies and their plays in Shakespeare's London, Siobhan Keenan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
FC; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Textual note; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The acting companies; 2. Playwrights and playwriting; 3. Stages and staging; 4. Audiences; 5. Patrons and patronage; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
872115195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472575692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1645664
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872115195

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