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The development of the English playhouse.


Ithaca, N.Y., Cornell University Press [1973] .
ISBN 9780801407505, 0801407508

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Subjects England.
Geschichte.
Grossbritannien.
Theater -- England.
Theater architecture -- England.
Theater architecture.
Theater.
Theaterbau.
Théâtre -- Angleterre.
Théâtres -- Angleterre -- Construction.
Description xiii, 354 pages illustrations 29 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 338-345).
Summary For drama students and for specialists in the history of theater and stage design.
Contents Medieval Origins and Renaissance Influences -- The Emergence of playhouse forms -- Actor, audience and the perspective scene -- The elements of a developing playhouse -- The fan-shaped auditorium -- The retreat from the proscenium stage -- The growth of spectacle -- Picture-frames and proscenium walls -- The stage as a machine -- The growth of controls -- Stage reformed and safety theatres -- The traditional picture-frame theatre
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)409643
(OCoLC)ocm00409643
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WorldCat Identities Leacroft, Richard.
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