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Stagestruck : the business of theater in eighteenth-century France and its colonies

Author: Lauren Clay
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stagestruck traces the making of a vibrant French theater industry between the reign of Louis XIV and the French Revolution.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stagestruck.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012032827
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Clay
ISBN: 9780801450389 0801450381 9780801468216 0801468213
OCLC Number: 900040921
Awards: Winner of Finalist, George Freedley Memorial Award (The New.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 334 p.) illustrations
Contents: Introduction: The Making of a French Theater Industry1. Investing in the Arts2. Designing the Civic Playhouse3. The Extent and Limits of State Intervention4. Directors and the Business of Performing5. The Work of Acting6. Consumers of Culture7. The Production of Theater in the ColoniesEpilogue: Culture, Commerce, and the StateAppendix: Timeline of Inaugurations and Significant Renovations of Dedicated Public Theaters in France and the French Colonies, 1671-1789NotesBibliography of Primary SourcesIndex
Responsibility: Lauren R. Clay

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