• Staging the Artist: Performance and the Self-Portrait from Realism to Expressionism book cover

    Staging the Artist

    Performance and the Self-Portrait from Realism to Expressionism, 1st Edition

    By Claire Moran

    Restoring the role of theatrical performance as both subject and trope in the aesthetics of self-representation, Staging the Artist questions how nineteenth-century French and Belgian artists self-consciously fashioned their identities through their art and writings. This emphasis on performance…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge

  • The Non-Cycle Mystery Plays (Routledge Revivals): Together with 'The Croxton Play of the Sacrament' and 'The Pride of Life' book cover

    The Non-Cycle Mystery Plays (Routledge Revivals)

    Together with 'The Croxton Play of the Sacrament' and 'The Pride of Life', 1st Edition

    Edited by Osborn Waterhouse

    Between the beginning of the tenth and the end of the sixteenth centuries, in all parts of Great Britain from Aberdeen to Cornwall, performances of liturgical and mystery plays are on record. This book, first published in 1909, is a collection of early-English religious plays with a detailed…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Acting, Spectating, and the Unconscious: A psychoanalytic perspective on unconscious processes of identification in the theatre book cover

    Acting, Spectating, and the Unconscious

    A psychoanalytic perspective on unconscious processes of identification in the theatre, 1st Edition

    By Maria Turri

    From Aristotle’s theory of tragic katharsis onwards, theorists of the theatre have long engaged with the question of what spectatorship entails. This question has, directly or indirectly, often been extended to the investigation of acting. Acting, Spectating, and the Unconscious approaches the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Garrick's Folly: The Shakespeare Jubilee of 1769 at Stratford and Drury Lane book cover

    Garrick's Folly

    The Shakespeare Jubilee of 1769 at Stratford and Drury Lane, 1st Edition

    By Johanne M. Stochholm

    The great Shakespeare Jubilee festival was held at Stratford, under the direction of David Garrick. The occasion was the dedication of the new town hall and the presentation by Garrick of a statue of Shakespeare. Immense interest, enthusiasm, and controversy were aroused by the plans, which…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare in Performance

  • Tragedy: The Basics book cover

    Tragedy: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Sean McEvoy

    Tragedy: The Basics is an accessible and up-to-date introduction to dramatic tragedy. A comprehensive guide for anyone undertaking a study of the genre, it provides a chronological overview and history of tragic theory. Covering tragedy from the classics to the present day, it explains the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bernard

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume IV: Poems and Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books I-III) book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume IV

    Poems and Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books I-III), 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bernard, Robin Sowerby

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume II: The Middle Period Plays book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume II

    The Middle Period Plays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Caines

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume I: The Early Plays book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume I

    The Early Plays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bernard, Rebecca Bullard, John McTague

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume III: The Late Plays book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume III

    The Late Plays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bernard, Claudine van Hensbergen

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume V: Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books IV-X) book cover

    The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe, Volume V

    Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books IV-X), 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Bernard, Robin Sowerby

    Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting…

    Hardback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • The Stage Lives of Animals: Zooesis and Performance book cover

    The Stage Lives of Animals

    Zooesis and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Una Chaudhuri

    The Stage Lives of Animals examines what it might mean to make theatre beyond the human. In this stunning collection of essays, Una Chaudhuri engages with the alternative modes of thinking, feeling, and making art offered by animals and animality, bringing insights from theatre practice and theory…

    Paperback – 2016-10-04
    Routledge

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