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- The York Mystery Plays: Performance in the City
- Margaret Rogerson
- 04 May 2019
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The York Mystery Plays: Performance in the City Free read ↠ 106 Of History University of Illinois at Urbana This volume provides a wealth of new insights into the performance of mystery plays in medieval York and their modern revival It utilises both academic study and the practical experience of those who now produce the cycle within York itself on wagons in the street in an approximation of their original performance A number of topics are covered The manuscript is linked to Richard III the Masons are introduced as non guildsmen in an enterprise assumed to be guild specific families not just male heads of households are shown to be important to the dramatic narrative and cognitive theory elucidates performance past and.Read & Download Þ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Û Margaret Rogerson
The York Mystery Plays: Performance in the City Free read ↠ 106 Present Recent productions are discussed in lively detail by those directly responsible for them leading to analyses of performances in Israel Spain and Australia not all of them of a predictable kind which offer further angles on the medieval dramatic tradition Professor Margaret Rogerson teaches in the Department of English at the University of Sydney Contributors Margaret Rogerson Keith Jones Richard Beadle Sheila K Christie Mike Tyler Jill Stevenson Elenid Davies Ben Pugh Peter Brown Tony Wright Steve Bielby Emma Cunningham Alan Heaven Linda Ali Paul Toy Gweno Williams John Merrylees David Richmond Alexandra F Johnston Sharon Aronson Lehavi Pamela M King.
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The York Mystery Plays: Performance in the City Free read ↠ 106 The York Play of Corpus Christi also known as the York Cycle has been central to the study of early English theatre for over a century and a touchstone for the revival of medieval dramatic practice for over fifty years But these two endeavours have often found little common ground This volume therefore accomplishes something very important It brings together scholars of medieval English drama and places them in dialogue with experienced practtitioners from the community Together they share a common commitment to understanding how performances matter to the communities that produce them and how plays intersect with other public activities CAROL SYMES Professor.