Newark : University of Delaware Press, 1997.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Comedies.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history.
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: The influence of new comedy on The comedy of errors and The taming of the shrew / Robert S. Miola -- The taming of the shrews / Alan C. Dessen -- Love's labor's lost : burn the parasols, play the quarto / Homer swander -- Convents, conventions, and contraventions : Love's labor's lost and The convent of pleasure / Jeanne Addison Roberts -- "Errors" and "labors" : feminism and early Shakespearean comedy / Ann Thompson -- A night of errors and the dawn of empire : male enterprise in The comedy of errors / Bruce R. Smith -- The two gentlemen of Verona on stage : Protean problems and Protean solutions / Carol J. Carlisle and Pattry S. Derrick -- The disappearance and return of Love's labor's lost / Miriam Gilbert -- Kate, Bianca, Ruth and Sarah : playing the woman's part in The taming of the shrew / Carol Rutter -- A new watershed? Robert Lepage's "Mudsummer" night's dream.