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Inside Shakespeare : essays on the Blackfriars stage / edited by Paul Menzer.

  • Author

    Menzer, Paul, 1966-,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Selinsgrove : Susquehanna University Press, 2006.

  • Subject

    Theatrical companies England London History 17th century

    Theater England London History 17th century

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history England London.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history To 1625.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream.

    Shakespeare,William, 1564-1616. Richard 11.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Twelfth night.

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  • Class

    83.1 Blackfriars/

  • ISBN

    1575910772 (alk. paper)

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  • Physical description

    244p. : ill. ; 25cm.

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Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references and index. Formatted contents note: Taking part : actors and audience on the stage at Blackfriars / Tiffany Stern -- What if there wasn't a "Blackfriars repertory"? / Roslyn Knutson -- Who's in, who's out? : The knight of the burning pestle on the Blackfriars stage / Leslie Thomson -- "Beware at what hands thou receiv'st thy commodity" : The alchemist and the King's Men fleece the customers, 1610 / Melissa D. Aaron -- The Blackfriars on tour : provincial analogies / Alan Somerset -- Professional players in Stratford-on-Avon, 1587-1602 / Elza C. Tiner -- The queen's "unfledged minions" : an alternate account of the origins of Blackfriars and of the boy company phenomenon / Jeanne H. McCarthy -- The Westminister scholars' Sapientia Solomonis as royal gift offering / Michael Shapiro -- Blacking-up at the Blackfriars Theatre / Virginia Mason Vaughan -- The Blackfriars gladiators : masters of fence, playing a prize, and the Elizabethan and Stuart theatre / Ian Borden -- "What is become of bushy? Where is green?" : metadramatic reference to doubling actors in Richard II / Alan Armstrong -- Smelling their way to Dover : a blind director's take on Blind Gloucester / David Richman -- From willow cabin to dark house : Twelfth night and the poetics of indoor spaces / Walter W. Cannon -- Changeable taffeta : re-dressing the bears in Twelfth night / John R. Ford -- Hamlet's pockets : problems with stage directions / William Proctor Williams -- A joke and a crux in Hamlet Q2 / Albert Braunmuller -- The single performance of Hamlet that changed theatre history / Barry Gaines -- A discourse on the witty partition of A midsummer night's dream / Stephen Booth -- Afterword: discovery spaces? : research at the Globe and Blackfriars / Paul Menzer.