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A History of Theatre in Spain by Maria M. Delgado,David T. Gies PDF

By Maria M. Delgado,David T. Gies

ISBN-10: 0521117690

ISBN-13: 9780521117692

ISBN-10: 110753366X

ISBN-13: 9781107533660

top theatre historians and practitioners map a theatrical background that strikes from the non secular tropes of medieval Iberia to the postmodern practices of twenty-first-century Spain. contemplating paintings around the diverse languages of Spain, from vernacular Latin to Catalan, Galician and Basque, this historical past engages with the paintings of actors and administrators, designers and publishers, brokers and impresarios, and designers and ensembles, in indicating the ways that theatre has either commented on and intervened within the significant debates and problems with the day. Chapters think about paratheatrical actions and well known functionality, comparable to the comedia de magia and flamenco, along the works of Spain's significant dramatists, from Lope de Vega to Federico García Lorca. that includes revealing interviews with actress Nuria Espert, director Lluís Pasqual and playwright Juan Mayorga, it positions Spanish theatre inside of a paradigm that acknowledges its hyperlinks and intersections with wider ecu and Latin American practices.

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