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Roman theatre

Author: Timothy J Moore
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Series: Cambridge learning.; Greece & Rome., Texts and contexts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When we think of ancient theatre today, we tend to think of Greek theatre. Yet the Romans also had a lively and varied set of theatrical traditions, which have had a considerable influence on later drama. This book offers an introduction to these traditions, including the origins More...of Roman theatre, the extant plays of Plautus, Terence and Seneca, and the many works of comedy, tragedy, mime and pantomime that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy J Moore
ISBN: 9780521138185 0521138183
OCLC Number: 772109900
Description: x, 174 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 25 cm.
Contents: The origins of Roman theatre --
Roman comedy in performance --
Plautus --
Terence --
Tragedy in the Roman republic --
Mime --
Pantomime --
Seneca --
The legacy of Roman theatre.
Series Title: Cambridge learning.; Greece & Rome., Texts and contexts.
Responsibility: Timothy J. Moore.
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