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The theatre of Shelley / Jacqueline Mulhallen.

By: Mulhallen, Jacqueline.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Cambridge, [England] : Open Book Publishers, 2010Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 289 p.) ill.ISBN: 1906924325 (electronic bk.); 9781906924324 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 -- Dramatic works -- Criticism and interpretation | Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Cenci | Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Charles the First | Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Prometheus unbound | Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Hellas | Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822. Swellfoot the Tyrant | English drama -- 19th century -- History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 822.709 LOC classification: PR5438 | .M85 2010Other classification: HL 4385 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
The Theatrical Context - the Georgian Theatre in England -- Shelley's Theatregoing, Playreading and Criticism -- Practical Technique - The Cenci -- Turning History into Art - Charles the First -- Ideal Drama - Prometheus Unbound -- Drama for a Purpose - Hellas & Fragments of an Unfinished Drama -- Satirical Comedy - Swellfoot the Tyrant -- List of Performances Seenby Shelley -- The Programme of Songs with the Performance of Douglas.
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Based on the author's thesis (Ph.D., Anglia Ruskin University).

Includes bibliographical references (p.[259]-274) and index.

The Theatrical Context - the Georgian Theatre in England -- Shelley's Theatregoing, Playreading and Criticism -- Practical Technique - The Cenci -- Turning History into Art - Charles the First -- Ideal Drama - Prometheus Unbound -- Drama for a Purpose - Hellas & Fragments of an Unfinished Drama -- Satirical Comedy - Swellfoot the Tyrant -- Appendices -- List of Performances Seenby Shelley -- The Programme of Songs with the Performance of Douglas.

"This is the first full-length study of Shelley's plays in performance. It offers a rich, meticulously researched history of Shelley's role as a playwright and dramatist and a reassessment of his "closet dramas" as performable pieces of theatre"-Publisher's website.

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