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Shakespeare's Globe rebuilt

Author: J R Mulryne; Margaret Shewring; Andrew Gurr
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, in association with Mulryne & Shewring, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Relates the story of the rebuilding of the Globe playhouse where Shakespeare's plays where first performed in London.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Theo Crosby; Sam Wanamaker; Theo Crosby; Sam Wanamaker; Theo Crosby; Sam Wanamaker; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J R Mulryne; Margaret Shewring; Andrew Gurr
ISBN: 0521590191 9780521590198 0521599881 9780521599887
OCLC Number: 37255608
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: The once and future Globe / Ronnie Mulryne and Margaret Shewring --
Shakespeare's Globe : a history of reconstructions and some reasons for trying / Andrew Gurr --
Designing the Globe : reading the documents / John Orrell --
The archaeological evaluation of the Globe playhouse / Simon Blatherwick --
Design as reconstruction/reconstruction as design / Jon Greenfield --
Timber framing, the two bays and after / Jon Greenfield --
Totus mundus agit histrionem : the interior decoration scheme of the Bankside Globe / John Ronayne --
The iconography of the Bankside Globe / Siobhan Keenan and Peter Davidson --
Staging at the Globe / Andrew Gurr --
Playing the Globe : artistic policy and practice / Mark Rylance.
Responsibility: edited by J.R. Mulryne and Margaret Shewring ; advisory editor, Andrew Gurr.
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A fully illustrated account of the research that has gone into the reconstruction of the playhouse in which many of Shakespeare's plays were first performed, drawing on the work of leading scholars,  Read more...


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'This handsomely illustrated book brings together a panel of experts to describe and comment on the design and building of the reconstruction of the Globe theatre in London. ... The book is Read more...

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