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The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre, edited by Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton

Label
The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre
Title
The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton
Title variation
Greek and Roman theatre
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McDonald, Marianne.
  • Walton, J. Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Greek drama
  • Theater
  • Latin drama
  • Theater
Label
The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre, edited by Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations.
  • p. ix
  • Notes on contributors.
  • p. xii
  • note on transliteration.
  • p. xvi
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Part 1.
  • Text in context
  • 1.
  • 'Telling the tale': a performing tradition from Homer to pantomime/
  • Mark Griffith
  • p. 13
  • 2.
  • Ancient theatre and performance culture/
  • Richard P. Martin
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • Religion and drama/
  • Fritz Graf
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • socio-political dimension of ancient tragedy/
  • Jon Hesk
  • p. 72
  • 5.
  • Aristotle's Poetics and ancient dramatic theory/
  • David Wiles
  • p. 92
  • 6.
  • Politics and Aristophanes: watchword 'caution!'/
  • Gonda Van Steen
  • p. 108
  • 7.
  • Comedy and society from Menander to Terence/
  • Sander Goldberg
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • Lost theatre and performance traditions in Greece and Italy/
  • Hugh Denard
  • p. 139
  • Part 2.
  • nature of performance
  • 9.
  • Art and theatre in the ancient world/
  • Richard Green
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Festivals and audiences in Athens and Rome/
  • Rush Rehm
  • p. 184
  • 11.
  • Playing places: the temporary and the permanent/
  • Richard Beacham
  • p. 202
  • 12.
  • Chorus and dance in the ancient world/
  • Yana Zarifi
  • p. 227
  • 13.
  • Masks in Greek and Roman theatre/
  • Gregory McCart
  • p. 247
  • 14.
  • material world: costume, properties and scenic effects/
  • Graham Ley
  • p. 268
  • 15.
  • Commodity: asking the wrong questions/
  • J. Michael Walton
  • p. 286
  • 16.
  • dramatic legacy of myth: Oedipus in opera, radio, television and film/
  • Marianne McDonald
  • p. 303
  • Playwrights and plays.
  • p. 327
  • Glossary of Greek and Latin words and terms.
  • p. 331
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 341
  • Index.
  • p. 354
Control code
ocm71810066
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 365 p.
Isbn
9780521834568
Lccn
2006031963
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The Cambridge companion to Greek and Roman theatre, edited by Marianne McDonald and J. Michael Walton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations.
  • p. ix
  • Notes on contributors.
  • p. xii
  • note on transliteration.
  • p. xvi
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • Part 1.
  • Text in context
  • 1.
  • 'Telling the tale': a performing tradition from Homer to pantomime/
  • Mark Griffith
  • p. 13
  • 2.
  • Ancient theatre and performance culture/
  • Richard P. Martin
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • Religion and drama/
  • Fritz Graf
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • socio-political dimension of ancient tragedy/
  • Jon Hesk
  • p. 72
  • 5.
  • Aristotle's Poetics and ancient dramatic theory/
  • David Wiles
  • p. 92
  • 6.
  • Politics and Aristophanes: watchword 'caution!'/
  • Gonda Van Steen
  • p. 108
  • 7.
  • Comedy and society from Menander to Terence/
  • Sander Goldberg
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • Lost theatre and performance traditions in Greece and Italy/
  • Hugh Denard
  • p. 139
  • Part 2.
  • nature of performance
  • 9.
  • Art and theatre in the ancient world/
  • Richard Green
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Festivals and audiences in Athens and Rome/
  • Rush Rehm
  • p. 184
  • 11.
  • Playing places: the temporary and the permanent/
  • Richard Beacham
  • p. 202
  • 12.
  • Chorus and dance in the ancient world/
  • Yana Zarifi
  • p. 227
  • 13.
  • Masks in Greek and Roman theatre/
  • Gregory McCart
  • p. 247
  • 14.
  • material world: costume, properties and scenic effects/
  • Graham Ley
  • p. 268
  • 15.
  • Commodity: asking the wrong questions/
  • J. Michael Walton
  • p. 286
  • 16.
  • dramatic legacy of myth: Oedipus in opera, radio, television and film/
  • Marianne McDonald
  • p. 303
  • Playwrights and plays.
  • p. 327
  • Glossary of Greek and Latin words and terms.
  • p. 331
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 341
  • Index.
  • p. 354
Control code
ocm71810066
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 365 p.
Isbn
9780521834568
Lccn
2006031963
Other physical details
ill.

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