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The Art of the Pose: Oscar Wilde's Performance Theory

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In doing so, it progresses beyond the ‘presentism’ that is fatally inherent in ‘New Historicism’ and shows instead how specific vagaries in the earliest texts of Shakespeare are capable of continual reinvention, whereas other related texts (be these later rewritings and cut versions of the play, or other texts written at the same period, perhaps even for the same occasion), are not. Ann Jennalie Cook, The Privileged Playgoers of Shakespeare's London: 1576-1642 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1981).

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Contemporary Polish Theater and Drama (1956-1984).

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The UVic Writer's Guide, available via the EDSITEment-reviewed Internet Public Library, provides helpful, clear definitions for literary terms such as dramatic irony, and includes references to historical terms from ancient Greece, such as tragedy, hamartia, hubris, and so on. Bradley 9-150p il $2.50; Batsford 1927 12s 6d "Practical suggestions for those interested in art, sewing, history and literature." Dance is distinguished only because its symbol or “primary illusion” is one of virtual power or gesture rather than virtual time (the symbol for music), virtual space (the symbol for the plastic arts) or the illusion of life (the symbol for poetry when it is in words and in drama when it is presented in the mode of action).

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Brecht, Music and Culture: Hanns Eisler in Conversation with

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The American Woman’s Kunstlerroman at the Turn of the Century.” In Actas III Congreso de la Sociedad Espanola para el Estudio dos Estados Unidos/Spanish Association for American Studies (SAAS): Fin de Siglo: Crisis y nuevos principios/Century Ends, Crises and New Beginnings. The performances were given in semi-circular auditoria cut into hillsides, capable of seating 10,000–20,000 people. Depicts the North and South in Civil war times. Somerset Maugham 1929 Harper xxv,179p $2.50 Same.

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Bloomsbury and British Theatre: The Marlowe Story (Salt

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Ticknor (v2 Ch 8. 26: v3 p337-S) IS History of theatrical art in ancient and modern times. 6v K. Henrik Ibsen: Poems - An index of poems by the Norwegian dramatist. Days out at the Globe Theater would have been an exciting event. M. 71 Nandikgsvara (Darpana, A) Nardelli, P. 41 Nardin, F. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, and others. 55 min. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Marianne Faithfull, Jim Carroll, John Giorno, Gregory Corso, Diane Diprima [sic], Ed Sanders, Anne Waldman, Henry Rollins, Richard Hell, Lydia Lunch.

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Shakespeare's Companies: William Shakespeare's Early Career

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He has also considered (see Carroll and Seeley 2013) how Montero’s research and other research in neuroscience might bolster dance critic John Martin’s theory of “metakinetic transfer” from dance performers to audience dances. (For more on Martin’s theory of “metakinetic transfer”, which he says is due to “muscular sympathy” and “inner mimicry” see Martin 1939 and Franko 1996. This is what is required of me to do this.' " In her review, Weiss noted the bruises on the actors' arms. "At one point, a female cast member is being brutally choked, then forced to give a makeshift blow job," wrote the Chicago theater blogger the Fourth Walsh. "It's vicious and real!"

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Shakespeare's Shakespeare: How the Plays Were Made

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Ernest Thompson Scton. 1908 (Woodcraft league of America, inc, Grand central terminal, N. Thorndike 9 English drama in the age of Shakespeare. Ong, " The Barbarian Within, and other fugitive essays and studies", (New York, 1962), p.62 "if some young poets were as watchful about needless obscurity as they are about needless sentimentality you might have heard of them", Glyn Maxwell, "On Poetry", Oberon Books, 2012, p.43 "From Mallarmé onwards, the 'obscurity' of modernist writing challenges tacit assumptions about the nature and function of poetry, eliciting ontological questions about the purity or impurity of the poem in relation to other modes of discourse", Anthony Mellors, "Late Modernist Poetics", Manchester University Press, 2005, p.169 "Some of the most celebrated "difficult" poetry of the past ten years seems to me derivative, mechanical, shallow, soulless, and too clever by half", Stephen Burt, "Close Call with Nonsense", Graywolf Press, 2009, p.4 "I cambiamenti [verso l'oscurità] sono graduali e riguardano tutti i livelli del testo, dal lessico, alla metrica ...; dalla sintassi, che comincia a seguire le onde associative del pennsiero, ai trope", (the changes [towards obscurity] are gradual and exist at all levels of the text, from diction, to metre ...; from syntax, which begins to follow the associative waves of thought, to tropes), Fiorenza Lipparini, "L'oscurità nella poesia moderna", in "Lettere Italiane", LXI, N.2, 2009, p.293 "One encounters in any ordinary day far more real difficulty than one confronts in the most 'intellectual' piece of work.

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THE DEVELOPMENT OF DRAMA

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Although the war had ostensibly engendered an unprecedented sense of American confidence, prosperity, and security, the United States became increasingly embroiled in a tense cold war with the Soviet Union. The play is about Johnny "Rooster" Byron, once an Evel Knievel-style daredevil, now a drunk who lives in a trailer in the woods outside a village near Stonehenge and hosts wild parties for the bored local teenagers. It caught on like wildfire and convinced the adult population of America that the world was coming to an end.

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Enchanted Evenings: The Broadway Musical from 'Show Boat' to

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Slipper made @AvenueMagazine's What to See in November! Hall 137 Community drama; suggestions for a community-wide program of dramatic activities. Interventions: Feminist Dialogues on Third World Women's Literature and Film. Which drama, whose name means “storyplay” originated in rural villages in the province of Kerala in the seventeenth century and is based on any of thousands of stories from two great Indian epics, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata? DVD 7181 Focuses on the culture of the town of Romagna.

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Identifying Mavor Moore

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I think that Brecht was a good producer, but not really a poet or a dramatist, except in his early plays, Three-penny Opera, Baal, and a couple of others. Clark. 1927 Brentano's 426p $3.50 An admirable collection of 8 recent dramas translated from the French, Italian and German. "A very distinctive collection of continental dramas with good taste and sound sense; she has done a service to English readers." Why has the Burmese junta dictatorship been so intransigent in its treatment of democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi?

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Indian Stage

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Famous speeches; selected and ed with introductory notes by Herbert Woodfield Paul. 1913 Little xvi,382p o.p. The couple wed in 1858 and welcomed their only child, son Sigurd, the following year. In 1919 Prague, Czechoslovakia, Jeremy Irons plays Kafka, an insurance clerk and aspiring writer leading a staid and reclusive life, until his closest friend mysteriously disappears without a trace. Tragedy is an imitation of an action that is serious, complete, and of a certain magnitude.

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