Theatre in the Victorian Age
Author : Michael R Booth
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 218
Release : 1991-07-26
ISBN 10 : 0521348374
ISBN 13 : 9780521348379
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Theatre in the Victorian Age Book Description:

A comprehensive survey of the theatre practice and dramatic literature of the Victorian period.


Theatre in the Victorian Age
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Michael R Booth
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-07-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A comprehensive survey of the theatre practice and dramatic literature of the Victorian period.
The Standard Theatre of Victorian England
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Allan Stuart Jackson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

This is the first major study of the Douglass family of England and the institution of the National Standard Theatre. It includes an examination of the theatric
The Cambridge Companion to Victorian and Edwardian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Kerry Powell
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion is designed for readers interested in the creation, production and interpretation of Victorian and Edwardian theatre in its own time and on the c
Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 1622
Authors: Various
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

Reissuing works originally published between 1971 and 1981, this compact set offers an outstanding collection of scholarship devoted to 19th Century, Victorian,
John Ruskin and the Victorian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: K. Newey
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-21 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first book to explore the involvement of John Ruskin with the popular theatre of his time. Based on original archival research, this book offers a f
Victorian Women and the Theatre of Trance
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Amy Lehman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

Spiritualists in the nineteenth century spoke of the "Borderland," a shadowy threshold where the living communed with the dead, and where those in the material
Henry Irving and The Victorian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Madeleine Bingham
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1978. Henry Irving achieved an astounding success in Britain and America as an actor; yet he lacked good looks, had spindly legs, and di
Players and Performances in the Victorian Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: George Taylor
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Dickens, Novel Reading, and the Victorian Popular Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Deborah Vlock
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-12-10 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Dickens' novels, like those of his contemporaries, are more explicitly indebted to the theatre than scholars have supposed: his stories and characters were ofte
Victorian Spectacular Theatre 1850-1910
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Michael R. Booth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-24 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1981. This study concentrates on one aspect of Victorian theatre production in the second half of the nineteenth century – the spectac