all ebooks in category: Theater History & Criticism (29)

Collected Essays (Penguin Classics Deluxe)
English | March 18th, 2020 | ISBN: 0143108492 | 560 pages | EPUB | 1.20 MB

The collected essays of the "moral voice of [the] American stage" (The New York Times) in a Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition Arthur Miller was not …

Beckett/Philosophy: A Collection
English | 2015 | ISBN: 383820641X, 3838207017 | 344 pages | EPUB | 0,6 MB

"This collection of essays, most of which return to or renew something of an empirical or archival approach to the issues, represents the most comprehensive …

Tennessee Williams and the Theatre of Excess: The Strange, the Crazed, the Queer (Repost)
2015 | ISBN: 1107076684 | English | 194 pages | PDF | 10 MB

The plays of Tennessee Williams' post-1961 period have often been misunderstood and dismissed. In light of Williams' centennial in 2011, which was marked internationally by …

Victorian Classical Burlesques: A Critical Anthology (repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1472537858, 1472537866 | 312 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Victorian classical burlesque was a popular theatrical genre of the mid-19th century. It parodied ancient tragedies with music, melodrama, pastiche, merciless satire and gender …

City Stages: Theatre and Urban Space in a Global City
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1442615974 | 208 pages | PDF | 2 MB

In every major city, there exists a complex exchange between urban space and the institution of the theatre. City Stages is an interdisciplinary and materialist …

«Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days» by Arnold Bennett
English | ISBN: 9781911429647 | EPUB | 1.4 MB

Priam Farll is a world famous painter who is very shy and happiest out of the limelight. When Henry Leek, the painter’s valet, dies unexpectedly, …

«Timon of Athens» by William Shakespeare
English | ISBN: 9782291061922 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

The Life of Timon of Athens is a play by William Shakespeare about the legendary Athenian misanthrope Timon (and probably influenced by the eponymous philosopher, …

Eclipse of Action: Tragedy and Political Economy
2017 | ISBN: 022643365X | English | 336 pages | PDF | 1 MB

According to traditional accounts, the history of tragedy is itself tragic: following a miraculous birth in fifth-century Athens and a brilliant resurgence in the early …

The Melodramatic Moment : Music and Theatrical Culture, 1790–1820
English | 2018 | ISBN: 022654365X | 295 Pages | PDF | 4.36 MB

We seem to see melodrama everywhere we look—from the soliloquies of devastation in a Dickens novel to the abject monstrosity of Frankenstein's creation, and from …

Enjoying Theatre Arts: Analyzing Theatre, Film and Television
English | November 21, 2015 | ISBN: 0976285037, 0976285002 | 162 pages | PDF | 7.37 Mb

Enjoying Theatre Arts uses examples from Theatre, Film and Television to develop the unique analysis system detailed in this book. The text is designed as …