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Robert Lepage on the Toronto Stage: Language, Identity,

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The author originated the extempore feature of the National oratorical contests on the constitution of the United States and is known near and far as a lecturer and platform speaker. That is, why would audiences willingly want to spend their time witnessing painful and terrible events unfolding on the stage? They may mail the portfolio to the School of Drama and interview with a faculty member on the phone or via video conferencing. Elsie Duncan Yale and Alice Whitson-Norton. c 1928 Hall-Mack 12p pa 25c, $3 per

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Taking the Stage - Twenty-One Years of the London Theatre

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Cambridge Histories is the essential reference collection spanning 350 volumes in 15 subject areas. Subsequent volumes will include interviews with film scholars and reprints of selected articles. Any student regardless of major may elect to earn Ripon’s innovative minor in Socially Responsible Leadership. Y. state national guards; scenery: hedge erected at PAGEANTS 179 rear field with entrances, painted sets for movable house; battle scene on distant hills; 4Mi hrs, proloK, 15 actions, epilog.

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Eugene O'Neill and His Early Contemporaries: Bohemians,

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His father died when he was five years old and for a number of years the country was run by Cardinal Mazarin and Louis' mother. Farrer (ed.), La Salle, IL: Open Court, 1985. Lay (Mrs Paul Green). (Univ of North Carolina record no 172 January 1920 extension ser no 36 Community drama service) Univ of N. Who are some major American playwrights? 41. George Bernard Shaw. 1931 Constable v,1131 p 12s 6d The complete plays of Shaw in i large volume, with over 1,000 pages.

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Farce and Farcical Elements (Ludus 6)

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The author "shows how the Elizabethan and Jacobean life and literature impressed themselves upon one of the most discerning and critical men of his day." In his longer comedies, Molière immensely refined the commedia themes and techniques, setting most of his plots in and around Paris and raising neoclassical French comedy to a plane of artistry and inventiveness never attained before or since. Subtitle A text book dealing with the elements of line, notan and color; and the principles of composition.

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The story of Barabbas: The Company

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Symbol - According to Saussure, "words are not symbols which correspond to referents, but rather are 'signs' which are made up of two parts (like two sides of a sheet of paper): a mark,either written or spoken, called a 'signifier,' and a concept (what is 'thought' when the mark is made), called a 'signified'" (Selden and Widdowson 104 - see General Resources below). Contents: pt I Theory: Introduction; History; Physics; Psychology; Electricity pt II Apparatus: Instruments; Control; Equip- ment pt III Application Ten designs for "The two gentlemen of Verona."

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A Strange Eventful History: The Dramatic Lives of Ellen

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Maurice and Wil- fred Drake. 1916 Lippincott 235p il (pi part col) o.p. Theme: Rescue of Princess Rose from the pirates and the festival given in her honor. Palmer (Ch V on Restoration drama) 21 Chronicle history of the London stage, 1559- 1642. The Orpheum Theatre, one of the chain of Orpheum theatres in the United States, opened on 13 March 1911 with the Lieutenant Governor and his party in the audience. Many of the actual period songs that influenced the Grease score were not chart toppers, because the Grease kids didn�t always listen to the most popular music; they were more musically and culturally adventurous than that.

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Congressional Theatre: Dramatizing McCarthyism on Stage,

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See Drama— American AMERICAN INDIAN Ceremonials. They loved to watch combat, and admired blood sports and gladiator competition. The first 3 plays have been produced in Mr Brooks' studio theatre which seats loo and has a stage 20 by 14 feet. Material on production includes: Choosing the play; Coaching the play; Class study; Try-outs; Casting; Rehearsals; Stage technic; Stage fright; Scenery; Lights; Make-up; Costume and designing; Settings with diagrams. Stanislavski also developed exercises that encouraged actors to explore character motivations, giving performances depth and an unassuming naturalism while still paying attention to the parameters of the production.

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World Theatre: The Basics

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The plot must have some sort of unity and clarity by setting up a pattern by which each action initiating the next rather than standing alone without connection to what came before it or what follows. The book is illustrated by 27 full page plates of theatrical scenery and stage sets. This website contains such resources as seventeenth-century documents, including court records and personal letters, and historical maps, including an interactive map of Witchcraft Accusations from February 29 to March 31, 1692.

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Performance, Exile and 'America' (Studies in International

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There are no annotations, nor clas- sifications. Interpretation as a testable consideration is minimized, if for no other reason than to forestall any ambiguity that could be especially problematic in a multiple-choice test. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook; Heinemann, 2000. 135-47. Edward Garnett. 1931 Viking press 320p $3, aiitog cd 50 no cop $5 ea; J. Music creates patterns and establishes tempo in theatre. Theodore Child. 1895 Harper xi,209p il o.p. "Being studies in the coiifurc and ornaments of women."

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How to See a Play

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Haycraft. 1924 Chesnut press, London xiii,83p il 5s A special feature is the index which is arranged by color. The Appendix contains: A tabular view of the principles of speech composition; Suggestions for speech subjects; Suggested list of assignments. This graph charts editions published on this subject. Principles are presented with sim- plicity and enforced by practical exercises to de- velop natural expression. There are 29 full page illustrations in color by the author. e German Deutsche volkstrachten stadtische und landliche vom XVI jahrhundert an bis zum anfange des XIX jahrhunderts.

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