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Theatre and Reformation

Protestantism, Patronage, and Playing in Tudor England

by Paul Whitfield White

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plays & playwrights: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Religious drama, English,
  • History and criticism,
  • Reformation (1517-1648),
  • Theater,
  • Theater - History & Criticism,
  • Drama,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Plays,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Drama / British & Irish,
  • Theater--England--History--16th century,
  • 16th century,
  • Church of England,
  • England,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7740087M
    ISBN 100521418178
    ISBN 109780521418171

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Theatre and Reformation: Protestantism, Patronage, and Playing in Tudor England Hardcover – January 1, Find all the books, read about the author, and by: Winner of the David Bevington Award for the Best New Book in Early Drama Studies of the Medieval and Renaissance Drama Society.

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Peter Marshall is a professor of history at the University of Warwick and one of the world's leading scholars on the Reformation. His book, Heretics and Believers, was the winner of the prestigious Wolfson Prize for History in He is also a winner of the Harold J.

Grimm Prize for Reformation History. The Best Books on The Reformation | Five Books Expert. I’ll be doing several episodes on the theater – this was a general introduction to this great Elizabethan institution, and then my next episodes will be more focused on Shakespeare, Marlowe, Burbage, and the other great personalities of that era.

Buy Theatre and Reformation: Protestantism, Patronage, and Playing in Tudor England by White, Paul Whitfield (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paul Whitfield White. Anne Boleyn and the theatre of reformation As his play Anne Boleyn, a drama of Henry VIII's reign, returns to the Globe, Howard Brenton recalls how it all started with his father's argument with a Author: Howard Brenton.

The Reformation in Shakespeare. Brian Cummings explores the radical religious reforms enacted in Shakespeare's lifetime, and the traces of religion that exist in his plays from Measure to Measure to Hamlet.

History of the Reformation in the 16th Century: 3 Volumes (D'Aubigne) Gribben, Crawford. The Irish Puritans: James Ussher and the Reformation of the Church (Gribben) Covenant Theology: The Key of Theology in Reformed Thought and Tradition (Golding) Scripture and Truth (Carson) Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and.

Theatre and reformation: Protestantism, patronage, and playing in Tudor England. This wonderful book invites you into a theater of power, wisdom, authority and grace, but it is not Calvin’s theater; it is the theater of glory of God in Christ. Here you will be thankful for the man Calvin and how he enables you to see life-shaping truths, but you will be.

Introduction. The Renaissance was one of the most exciting periods for French drama written and performed in the Kingdom of France and the surrounding Francophone areas such as Flanders and Geneva. Although often overlooked or even denigrated in conventional scholarship, the drama that emerged between the reign of Charles VIII (r.

Bale's iconoclastic theatre The King's Men and other troupes. Playing companies and the Protestant ministry. The King's Men and anti-papal revels at Edward VI's court.

This study examines the sociocultural context of ten plays performed during the formative years of the Bernese Reformation. It treats not only three pre-reform carnival plays by Niklaus Manuel, but also six newly edited works by local court secretary Hans von Rute.

Individual chapters focus on the plays' polemics, staging, and choruses, as well as on local Zwinglian reform.

Review: Reformation. Reflecting on similarities between the middle ages and the present, this play is mildly humorous, but offers little in the way of acute satyrical bite or unique perspectives. Reformation is a play about those who don't make the history books. Janice Dunn is an experienced theatre director, who has worked extensively 3/5.

Carlos M. Eire is the T. Riggs Professor of History and Religious Studies, Yale University. He is the author of several scholarly books and two memoirs, including Waiting for Snow in Havana, for which he received the National Book Award. "Reformation scholars will need to study this fine book carefully.

(Alternatively, the period ca. can be described as a transitional "pre-Renaissance".) Reformation. The Renaissance overlaps with most of the Reformation, in which much of northern Europe was converted to Protestantism (see Reformation).

This chapter outlines a realm of discourse and political communication that might plausibly be identified as ‘a post reformation public sphere’. It does so through an account of several modes of political and religious controversy, dispute and polemic, involving the press, circulating manuscript, and various sorts of performance.

It argues that in the conduct of such disputes Author: Peter Lake. Medieval theatre encompasses theatrical performance in the period between the fall of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century and the beginning of the Renaissance in approximately the 15th century.

Medieval theatre covers all drama produced in Europe over that thousand-year period and refers to a variety of genres, including liturgical drama, mystery plays, morality.

Andrew D. M. Pettegree (16 September ) is a British historian and one of the leading experts on Europe during the Reformation. He currently holds a professorship at St Andrews University where he is the director of the Universal Short Title Catalogue Project.

He is also the founding director of the St Andrews Reformation Studies Institute."Waldron's book gives us a refreshing and new account of the relations between Protestantism and Renaissance theater. She makes human liveliness central to both Protestant accounts of the reformation of the body and to the plays of Kyd, Marlowe, and especially Shakespeare.Getting the Reformation Wrong gets the Reformation students of the Reformation, whether academic or just interested, must read this book.

It rightly sets the record straight about the great people and ideas of the Protestant and Catholic Reformations of the sixteenth century in a refreshingly engaging style.