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The Resource Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture, edited by Anselm Heinrich, Kate Newey, Jeffrey Richards, (electronic book)

Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture, edited by Anselm Heinrich, Kate Newey, Jeffrey Richards, (electronic book)

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Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture
Title
Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anselm Heinrich, Kate Newey, Jeffrey Richards
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays sets out to challenge the dominant narrative about Victorian theatre by placing the practices and products of the Victorian theatre in relation to Victorian visual culture, through the lens of the concept of 'Ruskinian theatre', an approach to theatre which values its educative purpose as well as its aesthetic expression
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UK-WkNB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heinrich, Anselm
  • Newey, Katherine
  • Richards, Jeffrey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Theater and society
  • Ruskin, John
  • History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900
  • Visual communication
  • Great Britain
Label
Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture, edited by Anselm Heinrich, Kate Newey, Jeffrey Richards, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and inex
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on contributors -- Introduction: The Victorian Stage and Visual Culture / K.Newey -- PART I: RUSKIN AND THE THEATRE -- John Ruskin, Olympian Painters and the Amateur Stage / J.Richards -- Ruskin at the Savoy / T.Hilton -- Ruskinian Moral Authority and Theatre's Ideal Woman / R.Dickinson -- Re-interpreting Ruskin and Browning's Dramatic 'Art-poems' / A.Leng -- Ruskin and the National Theatre / A.Heinrich -- The First Theatrical Pre-Raphaelite? Ruskin's Moliere / A.Tate -- PART II: THE THEATRE AND THE VISUAL ARTS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY -- The Britannia Theatre: Visual Culture and the Repertoire of a Popular Theatre / J.Norwood -- Supernumeraries: decorating the late-Victorian stage with lots (& lots & lots) of live bodies / D.Mayer -- 'A truer peep at Old Venice'. The Merchant of Venice on the Victorian stage / R.Foulkes -- The Photographic Portraiture of Henry Irving and Ellen Terry / S.West -- 'Auntie, can you do that?' or 'Ibsen in Brixton': Representing the Victorian Stage through Cartoon and Caricature / J.Davis -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230236790
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unknown
Other physical details
27 b&w, halftones.
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unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Ruskin, the theatre and Victorian visual culture, edited by Anselm Heinrich, Kate Newey, Jeffrey Richards, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and inex
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on contributors -- Introduction: The Victorian Stage and Visual Culture / K.Newey -- PART I: RUSKIN AND THE THEATRE -- John Ruskin, Olympian Painters and the Amateur Stage / J.Richards -- Ruskin at the Savoy / T.Hilton -- Ruskinian Moral Authority and Theatre's Ideal Woman / R.Dickinson -- Re-interpreting Ruskin and Browning's Dramatic 'Art-poems' / A.Leng -- Ruskin and the National Theatre / A.Heinrich -- The First Theatrical Pre-Raphaelite? Ruskin's Moliere / A.Tate -- PART II: THE THEATRE AND THE VISUAL ARTS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY -- The Britannia Theatre: Visual Culture and the Repertoire of a Popular Theatre / J.Norwood -- Supernumeraries: decorating the late-Victorian stage with lots (& lots & lots) of live bodies / D.Mayer -- 'A truer peep at Old Venice'. The Merchant of Venice on the Victorian stage / R.Foulkes -- The Photographic Portraiture of Henry Irving and Ellen Terry / S.West -- 'Auntie, can you do that?' or 'Ibsen in Brixton': Representing the Victorian Stage through Cartoon and Caricature / J.Davis -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230236790
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
27 b&w, halftones.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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