Western Drama Through the Ages: A Student Reference Guide, Volume 2

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Kimball King
Greenwood Press, 2007 - 624 pages
With a focus on Western countries, the history of theater from 500 B.C. to the present is recounted, as are the contributions of different countries, specific plays, and theatrical techniques. Covers movements and issues such as African American, biblical, outdoor, and contemporary drama that addresses spiritual belief, gay theater, gender, and musical theater. Genres and styles are discussed, as well as theater in practice, with descriptions of directing, acting, voice coaching, dramaturgy, costume design, and stages.

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African American Drama
Belief in Contemporary Drama
Biblical Drama in Britain and North America

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