A history of the Spanish stage : from medieval times until the end of the seventeenth century / N.D. Shergold.

Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1967.

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Subjects Spain.
Theater -- Spain -- History.
Théâtre -- Espagne -- Histoire.
Description xxx, 624 pages, [20] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1967.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 564-587) and index.
Also issued online.
Summary "Provides a complete account of the way in which plays were staged in Spain from the Middle Ages until about 1700. Covers the early religious and secular drama, the public playhouse, the court theatre, and the morality plays, or autos, written for the Feast of Corpus Christi"--Publisher description.
Contents 1. Dramatic tropes of the Easter and Christmas liturgies -- 2. Easter and Christmas plays in the vernacular -- 3. Mysteries, miracles, and autos of Barcelona, Mallorca, and Valencia -- 4. The religious drama of Castile in the sixteenth century -- 5. Early secular drama -- 6. The rise of the comedia and the professional actor -- 7. The first public theatres -- 8. The staging of the comedia, 1604-35 -- 9. Court plays and pageantry to 1621 -- 10. The court theatre of Philip IV, 1622-40 -- 11. The court theatre of Philip VI, 1640-65 -- 12. Court plays of the reign of Charles II, 1665-1700 -- 13. The comedia, the court, and the corral, to the end of the seventeenth century -- 14. The corrales of Madrid in the seventeenth century -- 15. Religious drama to 1646 -- 16. Calderón and the auto sacramental in Madrid, 1647-81 -- 17. Autos sacramentales in Madrid, 1682-1700 -- 18. The actors and their audience.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Spain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)332707
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Shergold, N. D.
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