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Performing Century
By Tracy C. Davis

The Performing Century

Nineteenth-Century Theatre's History

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Performing Century by Tracy C. Davis

Book Description

This book looks at modes of performance and forms of theatre in Nineteenth-century Britain and Ireland. On subjects as varied as the vogue for fairy plays to the representation of economics to the work of a parliamentary committee in regulating theatres, the authors redefine what theatre and performance in the Nineteenth century might be.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230572560
ISBN-10: 0230572561
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 285
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 21-Nov-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Tracy C. Davis

Broadview Anthology of Nineteenth-century British Performance by Tracy C. Davis Broadview Anthology of Nineteenth-century British Performance, Paperback (January 2012)

Provides a representative sample of plays and performances - from a range of genres, styles, and formats - that were popular on the nineteenth century British stage. The introduction explores the ways in which different plays and dramatic conventions related to each other, and how audiences understood these conventions.

Cambridge Companion to Performance Studies by Tracy C. Davis Cambridge Companion to Performance Studies, Paperback (November 2008)

In this book, leading scholars in the field of Performance Studies consider diverse approaches to this vibrant discipline.

Performing Century by Tracy C. Davis Performing Century, Paperback (November 2007)

This book, now available for the first time in paperback, looks at modes of performance and forms of theatre in Nineteenth-century Britain and Ireland. On a variety of subjects, the authors redefine what theatre and performance in the Nineteenth century might be.

Economics of the British Stage 1800-1914 by Tracy C. Davis Economics of the British Stage 1800-1914, Paperback (June 2007)

A comprehensive study of economic theory in relation to the development of nineteenth-century British theatre.

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Author Biography - Tracy C. Davis

EMILY ALLEN is Associate Professor of English at Purdue University, USA JACKY BRATTON is Professor of Theatre and Cultural History at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK CATHERINE BURROUGHS is Professor of English at Wells College and Visiting Lecturer in English at Cornell University, USA GILLI BUSH-BAILEY is Senior Lecturer in Drama and Theatre, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK JEFFREY N. COX is Professor of English and of Comparative Literature and Humanities at the University of Colorado at Boulder, USA JIM DAVIS is Professor and Chair in the School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies at the University of Warwick, UK HEIDI J. HOLDER is Professor of English at Central Michigan University, USA JANE MOODY is Professor in the Department of English and Related Literature at the University of York, UK MARK PHELAN is Lecturer in Drama at Queen's University, Belfast, UK THOMAS POSTLEWAIT is Professor of Theatre History at Ohio State University, USA RICHARD SCHOCH is Professor of the History of Culture at Queen Mary, University of London, UK EDWARD ZITER is Associate Professor of Theatre History in the Department of Drama at New York University, USA

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