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The Resource Playgoing in Shakespeare's London, Andrew Gurr

Playgoing in Shakespeare's London, Andrew Gurr

Label
Playgoing in Shakespeare's London
Title
Playgoing in Shakespeare's London
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Gurr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EQO
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Gurr, Andrew
Dewey number
792/.09421/09031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2596.L6
LC item number
G87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Theater audiences
  • Theater audiences
  • English drama
  • English drama
  • Shakespeare, William
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
Label
Playgoing in Shakespeare's London, Andrew Gurr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-328) and index
Contents
Introduction. -- Physical conditions: The amphitheatre playhouses ; The hall playhouses ; Performing conditions ; Auditorium behavior. -- Social composition: Social classes in England ; Social classes in London ; Who went where ; Different kinds of playgoer. -- Mental composition: The mental range ; Audiences or spectators ; Learned ears ; Levels of awareness ; Playgoer reactions. -- The evolution of tastes: The first playgoers (1567-87) ; Tarlton's followers (1576-88) ; Lyly's special appeal (1580-90) ; Mass emotion and the Armada (1588-99) ; Rule, religion and revenge (1588-99) ; Current affairs (1588-1603) ; Citizen staples and Juliet's rebellion (1588-1605) ; The war of railing (1599-1609) ; City comedy (1599-1614) ; After 1609: the settlement hierarchy ; Beeston's cock and bull (1616-30) ; The Blackfriars in the 1630s ; Citizens in the last years (1630-42). -- Appendix 1: Playgoers 1567-1642. -- Appendix 2: References to playgoing
Control code
ocm55970699
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiv, 344 p.
Isbn
9780521835602
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004301882
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Playgoing in Shakespeare's London, Andrew Gurr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-328) and index
Contents
Introduction. -- Physical conditions: The amphitheatre playhouses ; The hall playhouses ; Performing conditions ; Auditorium behavior. -- Social composition: Social classes in England ; Social classes in London ; Who went where ; Different kinds of playgoer. -- Mental composition: The mental range ; Audiences or spectators ; Learned ears ; Levels of awareness ; Playgoer reactions. -- The evolution of tastes: The first playgoers (1567-87) ; Tarlton's followers (1576-88) ; Lyly's special appeal (1580-90) ; Mass emotion and the Armada (1588-99) ; Rule, religion and revenge (1588-99) ; Current affairs (1588-1603) ; Citizen staples and Juliet's rebellion (1588-1605) ; The war of railing (1599-1609) ; City comedy (1599-1614) ; After 1609: the settlement hierarchy ; Beeston's cock and bull (1616-30) ; The Blackfriars in the 1630s ; Citizens in the last years (1630-42). -- Appendix 1: Playgoers 1567-1642. -- Appendix 2: References to playgoing
Control code
ocm55970699
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiv, 344 p.
Isbn
9780521835602
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2004301882
Other physical details
ill., map

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