New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history To 1625.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history England.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Stage history Dramatic Production.
Theater England History 16th century
Theater England History 17th century
Acting History 16th century
Acting History 17th century
Summary, etc: "Shakespeares company coped with an enormous mnemonic load, performing up to six different plays a week. How did they do it? Cognition in the Globe addresses this question through the lens of distributed cognition. This is a dynamic model that attends to the art of playing at a range of levels. These include the material conditions of playing space; artifacts such as parts, plots, and playbooks; the social structures of the companies, including methods of training and coordination; internal cognitive mechanisms such as attention, perception, and memory; and actor-audience dynamics, among many others. This is the first book to offer such an approach to theatrical history and performance studies"-- |c Provided by publisher.