Western Drama Through the Ages: Four great eras of western drama

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Kimball King
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007 - Drama - 624 pages
With a focus on Western countries, the history of theater from 500 B.C. to the present is recounted, as are the contributions of different countries, specific plays, and theatrical techniques. Covers movements and issues such as African American, biblical, outdoor, and contemporary drama that addresses spiritual belief, gay theater, gender, and musical theater. Genres and styles are discussed, as well as theater in practice, with descriptions of directing, acting, voice coaching, dramaturgy, costume design, and stages.
 

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Contents

III
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IV
30
V
47
VI
71
VII
79
VIII
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IX
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X
125
XIV
161
XV
177
XVI
187
XVII
201
XVIII
209
XIX
239
XX
243
XXI
257

XI
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XII
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XIII
154
XXII
268
XXIII
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