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Title A companion to Shakespeare and performance / edited by Barbara Hodgdon and W.B. Worthen
Published Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 688 pages) : illustrations
Series Blackwell companions to literature and culture
Blackwell companions to literature and culture.
Contents Introduction: A kind of history / Barbara Hodgdon. -- pt. I. Overview: Terms of performance. Reconstructing love: King Lear and theatre architecture / Peggy Phelan ; Shakespeare's two bodies / Peter Holland ; Ragging Twelfth night: 1602, 1996, 2002-3 / Bruce R. Smith ; On location / Robert Shaughnessy ; Where is Hamlet? Text, performance, and adaptation / Margaret Jane Kidnie ; Shakespeare and the possibilities of postcolonial performance / Ania Loomba. -- pt. II. Materialities: writing and performance. The imaginary text, or the curse of the folio / Anthony B. Dawson ; Shakespearean screen/play / Laurie E. Osborne ; What does the cued part cue? Parts and cues in Romeo and Juliet / Simon Palfrey and Tiffany Stern ; Editors in love? Performing desire in Romeo and Juliet / Wendy Wall ; Prefixing the author: print, plays, and performance / W.B. Worthen
Summary Productively redraws the boundaries of Shakespeare performance studies. In this companion, essays by major scholars, teachers, and professional theatre makers consider the many sites at which Shakespearean drama is performed: in print, in the classroom, in the theatre, in film, on television and video, and in multimedia and digital forms
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Film adaptations -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Dramatic production -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Film adaptations.
Form Electronic book
Author Hodgdon, Barbara, 1932-
Worthen, William B., 1955-
Blackwell Reference Online (Online service)
LC no. 2005006322
ISBN 0470996706
1405111046 (electronic)
1405150238 (electronic bk.)
9781405111041 (electronic)
9781405150231 (electronic bk.)