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by Marianne McDonald,Michael Walton

  • ISBN: 0521834562
  • Category: Other
  • Author: Marianne McDonald,Michael Walton
  • Subcategory: Humanities
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (June 11, 2007)
  • Pages: 386 pages
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Marianne McDonald, Michael Walton. This series of essays by prominent academics and practitioners investigates in detail the history of performance in the classical Greek and Roman world.

Marianne McDonald, Michael Walton. Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, the Companion covers many aspects of these broad presentational societies. Dramatic performances that are text-based form only one part of cultures where presentation is a major element of all social and political life.

Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Recommend to librarian. Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, this 2007 Companion covers many aspects of these broad presentational societies.

This 2007 Companion offers a wide-ranging picture of the performance conditions and background of theatre in the classical world from Homer to. .Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature.

This 2007 Companion offers a wide-ranging picture of the performance conditions and background of theatre in the classical world from Homer to the end of the Roman Empire. It will be of interest to students of drama and classics, and also readers with an interest in the theatre's history and practice. Marianne McDonald is Professor of Theatre and Classics at the University of California, San Diego.

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The Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics form a book series published by Cambridge University Press. Each book is a collection of essays on the topic commissioned by the publisher.

The Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics form a book series published by Cambridge University Press. Topics Theatre History by David Wiles and Christine Dymkowski African American Theatre by Harvey Young Piers Plowman by Andrew Cole and Andrew Galloway. Cambridge Companions.

Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, the Companion covers many aspects of these broad presentational societies.

Cambridge Companions to Literature. About Michael Walton. Masks in Greek and Roman theatre Greg McCart; 14. A material world: costume, properties and scenic effects Graham Ley; 15. Commodity: asking the wrong questions J. Michael Walton; 16. The dramatic legacy of myth: Oedipus in opera, television and film Marianne McDonald. J. Michael Walton is Emeritus Professor in the Department of Drama at Hull University.

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Throughout Antiquity, Greek – and later Roman – theater was closely tied to religious practice due to its integration into religious festivals.

The book addresses the needs of students of drama and classics, as well as anyone with an interest in the theatre's history and practice. Throughout Antiquity, Greek – and later Roman – theater was closely tied to religious practice due to its integration into religious festivals and its spatial proximity to temples and altars.

This series of essays by prominent academics and practitioners investigates in detail the history of performance in the classical Greek and Roman world. Beginning with the earliest examples of 'dramatic' presentation in the epic cycles and reaching through to the latter days of the Roman Empire and beyond, this 2007 Companion covers many aspects of these broad presentational societies. Dramatic performances that are text-based form only one part of cultures where presentation is a major element of all social and political life. Individual chapters range across a two thousand year timescale, and include specific chapters on acting traditions, masks, properties, playing places, festivals, religion and drama, comedy and society, and commodity, concluding with the dramatic legacy of myth and the modern media. The book addresses the needs of students of drama and classics, as well as anyone with an interest in the theatre's history and practice.
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