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The Resource Children of the revels : the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays, Michael Shapiro

Children of the revels : the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays, Michael Shapiro

Label
Children of the revels : the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays
Title
Children of the revels
Title remainder
the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays
Statement of responsibility
Michael Shapiro
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In Children of the revels: the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays," Michael Shapiro describes the origins of the boys' troupes , the institutions to which they belonged, the theaters where they played, and the psychology of the audiences who watched them. Throughout the book, he uses this background material to analyze works which major dramatists wrote specifically for the children's troupes." -- Book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shapiro, Michael
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Child actors
  • Theater
  • Child actors
Label
Children of the revels : the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays, Michael Shapiro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The companies -- The occasion -- The audience -- The style -- The plays (1) -- The plays (2) -- Appendix A: Songs and music in children's plays -- Appendix: Recorded court performances by children's troupes, 1559-1613 -- Appendix C: Repertories of the children's troupes -- Editions of plays -- Notes -- Index
Control code
2523481
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 313 pages
Isbn
9780231041126
Lccn
76047585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)216554
Label
Children of the revels : the boy companies of Shakespeare's time and their plays, Michael Shapiro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The companies -- The occasion -- The audience -- The style -- The plays (1) -- The plays (2) -- Appendix A: Songs and music in children's plays -- Appendix: Recorded court performances by children's troupes, 1559-1613 -- Appendix C: Repertories of the children's troupes -- Editions of plays -- Notes -- Index
Control code
2523481
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 313 pages
Isbn
9780231041126
Lccn
76047585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)216554

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