The Resource Catholic theatre and drama : critical essays, edited by Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr

Catholic theatre and drama : critical essays, edited by Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr

Label
Catholic theatre and drama : critical essays
Title
Catholic theatre and drama
Title remainder
critical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr
Title variation
Catholic theater and drama
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection seeks to demystify the ties--both practical and ideological--that have long bound Catholicism to theatrical production, offering insights into medieval theatre, Jesuit drama, ballet and opera, modern stagings of medieval liturgical drama, Italian Catholic women's drama, Catholic playwrighting and acting, and the unique challenges of teaching theatre in Catholic universities"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2049
LC item number
.C38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wetmore, Kevin J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Theater
  • Performing arts
  • Christian drama
  • Christianity in literature
  • Catholic Church
Label
Catholic theatre and drama : critical essays, edited by Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : what is Catholic theatre? / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- Female spirituality, female sexuality and re-viewing "re-viewing Hrotsvit" : the plays of Hrotsvit von Gandersheim as counterdiscursive inversion of the Church fathers / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- Not just a university theatre : the significance of Jesuit school drama in continental Europe, 1540-1773 / Joohee Park -- Shakespeare as Catholic dramatist in The tempest / Mary Frances Williams -- Orthodoxy and technique : Jesuit ballet in the post-Reformation period / The Rev. Angela Yarber -- Little mothers, mischievous boys, and good little Christians : characters in children's parlor plays in America, 1858-1903 / Shanan Custer -- Religious tragedy : García Lorca's unfinished play about Christ / Cecilia González-Andrieu -- Catholic theatre for women in post-war Italy : education, morality, and social change / Daniela Cavallaro -- Saints as subject and agenda : notes on Catholic playwriting / Erik Ehn -- Magi liturgical dramas performed in worship : two case studies of interpretations of medieval liturgical drama / The Rev. Theresa Mason -- Opera news : Jesuits, Catholic imagination, and the staging of cultural conversations / Michael Zampelli, S.J. -- Ancient ritual, modern drama : Catholic worship and playwriting pedagogy / Susan Brabant Baxter -- Genesius in the City of Angels : Lope de Vega as a Catholic playwright in a bilingual production of Lo fingido verdadero / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- The Genesian effect : performing Damien deepens an actor's faith / Dan Cawthon -- Publicity, props and playtext in a Franciscan setting : the practical teaching of Everyman in a small Catholic school / Timothy Dugan
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 225 p.
Isbn
9780786447411
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010021163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3740052-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3740052
  • (Sirsi) o601049885
  • (OCoLC)601049885
Label
Catholic theatre and drama : critical essays, edited by Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : what is Catholic theatre? / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- Female spirituality, female sexuality and re-viewing "re-viewing Hrotsvit" : the plays of Hrotsvit von Gandersheim as counterdiscursive inversion of the Church fathers / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- Not just a university theatre : the significance of Jesuit school drama in continental Europe, 1540-1773 / Joohee Park -- Shakespeare as Catholic dramatist in The tempest / Mary Frances Williams -- Orthodoxy and technique : Jesuit ballet in the post-Reformation period / The Rev. Angela Yarber -- Little mothers, mischievous boys, and good little Christians : characters in children's parlor plays in America, 1858-1903 / Shanan Custer -- Religious tragedy : García Lorca's unfinished play about Christ / Cecilia González-Andrieu -- Catholic theatre for women in post-war Italy : education, morality, and social change / Daniela Cavallaro -- Saints as subject and agenda : notes on Catholic playwriting / Erik Ehn -- Magi liturgical dramas performed in worship : two case studies of interpretations of medieval liturgical drama / The Rev. Theresa Mason -- Opera news : Jesuits, Catholic imagination, and the staging of cultural conversations / Michael Zampelli, S.J. -- Ancient ritual, modern drama : Catholic worship and playwriting pedagogy / Susan Brabant Baxter -- Genesius in the City of Angels : Lope de Vega as a Catholic playwright in a bilingual production of Lo fingido verdadero / Kevin J. Wetmore, Jr. -- The Genesian effect : performing Damien deepens an actor's faith / Dan Cawthon -- Publicity, props and playtext in a Franciscan setting : the practical teaching of Everyman in a small Catholic school / Timothy Dugan
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 225 p.
Isbn
9780786447411
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010021163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3740052-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3740052
  • (Sirsi) o601049885
  • (OCoLC)601049885

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