Staging classical comedy
The program uses Plautus' Miles Gloriosus to test the stageability of a classical comedy as authentically as possible, combining a full-scale reconstruction of the lost stage, the ancient text, and a still vital comic style.
Beacham, Richard C; Thompson, Ian
Films for the Humanities (Firm); University of Warwick. Audio-Visual Centre
Literature, Print Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Literature, Print Culture; Theater; Classical drama (Comedy); Theater Rome; Miles gloriosus
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- Physical Description
35 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
Presenter, Richard Beacham.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089980; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1417; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/846; OCLC: ocm21370665; Catalog Key: alephsys001787424; Catalog Key: FFH 1613
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