Lighting the Shakespearean stage, 1567-1642 /

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Author / Creator:Graves, R. B., 1946-
Imprint:Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c1999.
Description:x, 275 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Stage lighting -- Great Britain -- History -- 16th century.
Stage lighting -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Stage lighting.
Great Britain.
History.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4066065
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ISBN:0809322757 (cloth : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-267) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • 1. Light on the Play
  • 5. Illumination of the Outdoor Playhouses
  • 6. Daylight in the Indoor Playhouses
  • 2. Tudor and Early Stuart Lighting Equipment
  • 3. Early Lighting Systems
  • 4. Afternoon Performances at the Outdoor Playhouses
  • 7. Theatrical Lighting at Court
  • 8. Artificial Light in the Indoor Playhouses
  • 9. Property Lights and Special Effects
  • 10. Illuminating the Scene the Duchess of Malfi at the Globe and Blackfriars
  • Notes
  • Index