Shakespeare Survey

Author: Stanley Wells

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


Category: Drama

Page: 224

View: 504

The first fifty volumes of this yearbook of Shakespeare studies are being reissued in paperback.

Effect of Last Year's Reauthorization Process on Activities of the National Endowment for the Arts

Hearing Before the Government Activities and Transportation Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session, June 19, 1991

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Government Activities and Transportation Subcommittee




Page: 196

View: 526

Prefaces to English Nineteenth-century Theatre

Author: Michael R. Booth

Publisher: Manchester University Press


Category: English drama

Page: 231

View: 815

This compilation of the prefaces from the author's "English plays of the nineteenth century" (5 vols. ; London : Oxford Univ. Press, 1969-1976) provides an introduction to the critical interpretations of most genres of English drama.

Dinner Theatre

A Survey and Directory

Author: William M. Lynk

Publisher: Greenwood


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 128

View: 641

The first book about the dinner theatre genre and industry, Dinner Theatre: A Survey and Directory, is part history, part manual, and part reference guide. It presents practical advice on operating a dinner theatre with insights from practitioners, performers, and other professionals in the field. Beginning with an introduction to the variety and range of dinner theatres and a historical perspective, it proceeds to examine the two major components, food service and productions, and related business concerns. Selective dinner theatres are profiled, and a geographical directory follows. The volume concludes with a listing of information sources and is illustrated with views of theatres and productions and a selection of menus.

Theatre Design and Technology




Category: Theater architecture


View: 537

Issues for 1965- include "Recent publications on theatre architecture," no. 13/14-

The Development of the Playhouse

A Survey of Theatre Architecture from the Renaissance to the Present

Author: Donald C. Mullin

Publisher: Univ of California Press


Category: Theater architecture

Page: 197

View: 113

Documentary Theatre in the United States

An Historical Survey and Analysis of Its Content, Form, and Stagecraft

Author: Gary Fisher Dawson

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group


Category: Drama

Page: 249

View: 438

An historical and analytical survey of the development of documentary theatre in the United States.


Brief Version

Author: Robert Cohen

Publisher: WCB/McGraw-Hill


Category: Theater

Page: 329

View: 438

This brief version of Cohen's best-selling text uses equal measures of appreciation of theatrical arts and descriptions of the collaborative theatrical crafts to introduce students to the performance of drama. The author's enthusiasm for and knowledge of the current theatre, highlighted by contemporary production shots from around the world, put the students in the front row.

Theories of the Theatre

A Historical and Critical Survey from the Greeks to the Present

Author: Marvin A. Carlson

Publisher: Cornell University Press


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 553

View: 930

Beginning with Aristotle and the Greeks and ending with semiotics and post-structuralism, Theories of the Theatre is the first comprehensive survey of Western dramatic theory. In this expanded edition the author has updated the book and added a new concluding chapter that focuses on theoretical developments since 1980, emphasizing the impact of feminist theory.

Bibliography of Theatre History in Canada

The Beginnings Through 1984

Author: John Ball

Publisher: E C W Press


Category: Reference

Page: 445

View: 996

A revision and complete updating of the editors' previous bibliography of Canadian theatre history and its supplement, this volume contains more than 8,000 new entries. Topically arranged, with author and keyword indexes it includes contributions from Patrick O'Neill, Jean Cléo Godin, Leonard Doucette, David Gardner, Anton Wagner, and Malcolm Page.