skip to content
York mystery plays, 1998 : the first guild production since 1569 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

York mystery plays, 1998 : the first guild production since 1569

Author: Jane Oakshott; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Social Sciences, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Background on and scenes from the York mystery plays as recreated in 1998 for the York Early Music Festival in England. These short plays were performed and staged by both the York guilds and local theatrical companies and were recreated, for the most part, using technology that would have been available to the guilds in the 16th century. Plays portray Biblical scenes and stories from the Creation to the Last  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Oakshott; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 48146391
Notes: Originally produced in 1999.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Highlights of the York mystery
York guilds' mystery plays 1998
York plays.
Responsibility: produced as part of York Early Music Festival ; director, Jane Oakshott ; patron, Dame Judi Dench.

Abstract:

Background on and scenes from the York mystery plays as recreated in 1998 for the York Early Music Festival in England. These short plays were performed and staged by both the York guilds and local theatrical companies and were recreated, for the most part, using technology that would have been available to the guilds in the 16th century. Plays portray Biblical scenes and stories from the Creation to the Last Judgment.

Reviews


Educational Media Reviews Online (1)

Highlights of the York Mystery Plays

(EMRO user published 2016-01-21 ) Very Good Permalink
This video documents and records the first production of the York Mystery plays since 1569. Presented in 1998 as authentically as possible by the city of York, the Corpus Christi cycle was originally a group of 48 plays illustrating scenes from the Bible once a year at the Feast of Corpus Christi....
Read more...  Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48146391> # York mystery plays, 1998 : the first guild production since 1569
    a schema:Movie, bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "48146391" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Place/princeton_nj> ; # Princeton, NJ
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#CreativeWork/york_plays> ; # York plays.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/831253> ; # Bible plays, English
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85089333> ; # Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87001403> ; # Bible plays, English
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1031595> ; # Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
    schema:alternateName "Highlights of the York mystery" ;
    schema:alternateName "York guilds' mystery plays 1998" ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> ; # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Meeting/york_early_music_festival_1998> ; # York Early Music Festival (1998)
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Person/oakshott_jane> ; # Jane Oakshott
    schema:copyrightYear "2001" ;
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:description "Background on and scenes from the York mystery plays as recreated in 1998 for the York Early Music Festival in England. These short plays were performed and staged by both the York guilds and local theatrical companies and were recreated, for the most part, using technology that would have been available to the guilds in the 16th century. Plays portray Biblical scenes and stories from the Creation to the Last Judgment."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/898035038> ;
    schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "York mystery plays, 1998 : the first guild production since 1569"@en ;
    schema:productID "48146391" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48146391#PublicationEvent/princeton_nj_films_for_the_humanities_&_social_sciences_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_social_sciences> ; # Films for the Humanities & Social Sciences
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48146391> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Agent/films_for_the_humanities_&_social_sciences> # Films for the Humanities & Social Sciences
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities & Social Sciences" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Meeting/york_early_music_festival_1998> # York Early Music Festival (1998)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "York Early Music Festival (1998)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Person/oakshott_jane> # Jane Oakshott
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Oakshott" ;
    schema:givenName "Jane" ;
    schema:name "Jane Oakshott" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/898035038#Place/princeton_nj> # Princeton, NJ
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Princeton, NJ" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85089333> # Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mysteries and miracle-plays, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87001403> # Bible plays, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bible plays, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1031595> # Mysteries and miracle-plays, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mysteries and miracle-plays, English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/831253> # Bible plays, English
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bible plays, English"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148872109> # Films for the Humanities (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Films for the Humanities (Firm)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.