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Actors and acting in Shakespeare's time : the art of stage playing / John H. Astington.

  • Author

    Astington, John

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010.

  • Subject

    Acting History 16th century

    Acting History 17th century

    Theater England History 16th century

    Theater England History 17th century

    Shakespearean actors and actresses Performances

    Performing Arts. eflch

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history.

  • Accession number


  • Class

    Reading Room - 83.1/AST

  • ISBN

    9780521192507 (hbk.), 0521192501 (hbk.), 9780521140775 (pbk.), 0521140773 (pbk.)

  • Language


  • Physical description

    252 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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General note: Includes index. Bibliography, etc. note: Bibliography: p. 236-241. Summary, etc: An up-to-date survey of acting in the Shakespearean period, this text describes and analyses individual performers, styles of performance, theatrical companies, and casting.