Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater

The essays in this volume investigate English, Italian, Spanish, German, and Czech early modern theatre, placing Shakespeare and his English contemporaries in the theatrical contexts of early modern Europe.

Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater

The essays in this volume investigate English, Italian, Spanish, German, and Czech early modern theatre, placing Shakespeare and his English contemporaries in the theatrical contexts of early modern Europe. Contributors examine the movement of theatrical units, genres, performance practices and dramatic texts across geo-linguistic borders. Mobility is examined from both material and symbolic angles, revealing a tension between transnational movement and resistance to border-crossing. .

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Transnational Exchange in Early Modern Theater
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Robert Henke, Eric Nicholson
Categories: European drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Professor Robert Henke, Dr Eric Nicholson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

The essays in this volume investigate English, Italian, Spanish, German, and Czech early modern theatre, placing Shakespeare and his English contemporaries in the theatrical contexts of early modern Europe. Contributors examine the movement of theatrical units, genres, performance practices and dramatic texts across geo-linguistic borders. Mobility is examined from both
Transnational Exchange in Early Modern Theater
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Eric Nicholson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Emphasizing a performative and stage-centered approach, this book considers early modern European theater as an international phenomenon. Early modern theater was remarkable both in the ways that it represented material and symbolic exchanges across political, linguistic, and cultural borders (both "national" and "regional") but also in the ways that it
Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Robert Henke, Eric Nicholson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-24 - Publisher: Routledge

The essays in this volume investigate English, Italian, Spanish, German, Czech, and Bengali early modern theater, placing Shakespeare and his contemporaries in the theatrical contexts of western and central Europe, as well as the Indian sub-continent. Contributors explore the mobility of theatrical units, genres, performance practices, visual images, and dramatic
Transnational connections in early modern theatre
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: M. A. Katritzky, Pavel Drábek
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-25 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This volume explores the transnationality and interculturality of early modern performance in multiple languages, cultures, countries and genres. Its twelve essays compose a complex image of theatre connections as a socially, economically, politically and culturally rich tissue of networks and influences. With particular attention to itinerant performers, court festival, and