Bedford Introduction To Drama Pdf


Introduction: Thinking About Drama
Lady Gregory, The Rising of the Moon

The Compact Bedford Introduction to Drama, 5th ed., Bedford/St. Literature: An Introduction to Critical Reading Compact Edition, Prentice-Hall Publishers, 2002. Bedford Introduction To Drama Pdf 10/7/2019 Offering a carefully chosen selection of plays from the ancient Greeks to the present-including many new contemporary prize-winners-The Compact Bedford Introduction to Drama has the plays you want to teach and the features students need at a compact size. The plays you love to teach with the support your students need to appreciate them. Offering a broad survey of drama from the ancient Greeks to the present — including many new contemporary prize-winners — The Bedford Introduction to Drama has the plays you want to teach in a collection flexible enough to serve your needs in a variety of courses including introduction to drama or theater.

THE GREEKS
Greek Drama
Greek Stage
Greek Actors
Aeschylus, Agamemnon
Sophocles, Oedipus Rex
Sophocles, Antigone
Euripides, The Bacchae
Aristophanes, Lysistrata

THE ROMANS
Roman Drama
The Roman Stage
Roman Actors Plautus, The Twin Menaechmi, Act. III
Terence, The Brothers, Act V
Seneca, Thyestes, Act V, Sc. ii.

MEDIEVAL DRAMA
The Role of the Church
The Medieval Stage
The Medieval Actor
Hrosvitha, Dulcitius
Anonymous, Second Shepherd's Pageant
Anonymous, Everyman

RENAISSANCE DRAMA
The Italian Theater
Commedia dell’Arte
The Elizabethan Theater
The Elizabethan Actor
Christopher Marlowe, Doctor Faustus
William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream
William Shakespeare, Hamlet

A CULTURAL CASEBOOK: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE,
THE TEMPEST
Pedro Calderon de la Barca, Life Is a Dream

LATE SEVENTEENTH- AND EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY DRAMA
The Restoration: Rebirth of Drama
Theater on the Continent: Neoclassicism
Theater in England
The Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Actor
Moliere, Tartuffe
Aphra Behn, The Rover; Or, The Banished Cavaliers
Chikamatsu, The Love Suicides at Sonezaki
William Congreve, The Way of the World

Bedford Introduction To Drama Pdf

NINETEENTH-CENTURY DRAMA THROUGH THE TURN OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
The Nineteenth-Century Theater
The Nineteenth-Century Actor
Henrik Ibsen, A Doll House
August Strindberg, Miss Julie A Stylistic Casebook
on Melodrama

Anna Cora Mowatt, Fashion, Act V
George Aiken, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Act VI
Dion Boucicault, Notes on Acting
Bronson Howard, Shenandoah, Act III
Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest
Anton Chekhov, The Cherry Orchard
Bernard Shaw, Mrs. Warren's Profession

CASEBOOK ON THE “WOMAN QUESTION‛ IN THE LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
John Stuart Mill, On the Subjection of Women
August Strindberg, The Woman Question‛ Women’s Rights
Johan Thorsten Sellin, Marriage and Divorce in Sweden
Richard Panofsky, A Nineteenth-Century Husband’s Letter to His Wife
Helen Watterson Moody, What It Means to Be a Wife
Flora Tristan, London Journal: Prostitutes in London... All the Streets Are Full of Them
A Letter to the Times (London) from a Prostitute
Barbara Mell Hobson, Successful Madams

Offering a carefully chosen selection of plays from the ancient Greeks to the present — including many new contemporary prize-winners — The Compact Bedford Introduction to Drama has the plays you want to teach and the features students ...

Author: Lee A. Jacobus

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

ISBN: 145760633X

Category: Literary Collections

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Offering a carefully chosen selection of plays from the ancient Greeks to the present — including many new contemporary prize-winners — The Compact Bedford Introduction to Drama has the plays you want to teach and the features students need at a compact size and an affordable price. Twenty-eight chronologically arranged plays are illuminated by insightful commentaries and casebooks that enrich students’ contextual understanding and encourage critical thinking. Concise introductions for each historical period and play emphasize theater design, staging, and acting style, and a wealth of photographs and illustrations help students visualize plays in performance. A fresh new design highlights the contextual features and additional help for students including a guide to writing about drama, a glossary, and new cross-references to a robust companion Web site.