Dictionary of the Theatre

Dictionary of the Theatre

Terms, Concepts, and Analysis

eBook - 1998
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"This encyclopedic dictionary includes theoretical, technical, and semiotic terms and concepts. Alphabetical entries range from 'absurd' to 'word scenery' and treat the reader to a vast panoply of theatre and theory. The extended discussions are supported by useful examples drawn from the international repertoire of plays and playwrights, both classic and contemporary." "This dictionary is remarkably well integrated, partly because of its excellent system of cross-referencing, but also because it represents the vision and scholarship of a single, recognized authority. There is no other source like it available and it will be warmly welcomed by the English-language theatre world."--Jacket.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : University of Toronto Press, ©1998
ISBN: 9781442673908
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvii, 469 pages)
Additional Contributors: Shantz, Christine
Carlson, Marvin 1935-


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