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William Poel and the Elizabethan revival.

Robert Speaight

William Poel and the Elizabethan revival.

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Poel, William, 1852-1934,
    • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- 1800-1950,
    • Theater -- England -- History -- 20th century,
    • Theater -- England -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesAnnual publication of the Society for Theatre Research for 1951-52
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3099 .S7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination302 p.
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6158678M
      LC Control Number54014212
      OCLC/WorldCa895052


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William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival Hardcover – January 1, by Robert Speaight (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" Cited by: William Poel, original name William Pole, (born JLondon, England—died DecemLondon), English actor, theatre manager, and producer who revolutionized modern Shakespearean production by returning to Elizabethan staging.

Poel was reared among the Pre-Raphaelite artists, and as a boy he posed for William Holman early decided to go on the stage. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection Full text of "William Poel And The Elizabethan Revival".

William Poel and the Elizabethan revival (Society for Theatre Research. Annual publications series;;) [Robert Speaight] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.1/5(1). A son of William Pole, he grew up among Pre-raphaelite painters and reportedly sat for William Holman Hunt in his painting The Finding of the Saviour in the Temple.

He took on the name Poel following a misspelling of his own William Poel and the Elizabethan revival. book on a theatre billing. At St. George's Hall, London, in he revived Hamlet, using the text of the first quarto and doing without scenery.

William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival. By Robert Speaight. (Heinemann for the Society for Theatre Research. 21s.) POEL'S life was worth writing and it has been well done by Robert Speaight who, working for the Society for Theatre Research, has stuck fairly closely to the position of William Poel in theatrical history.

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William Poel was an English actor, theatrical manager and dramatist best known for his presentations of Shakespeare.A son of William Pole, he grew up among Pre-raphaelite painters and sat for William Holman Hunt in his painting The Finding of the Saviour in the Temple, he took on the name Poel following a misspelling of his own name on a theatre billing.

The Great Shakespeare Fraud: The Strange, True Story of William-Henry Ireland. Sutton Publishing, Sorelius, Gunnar. "The Giant Race Before the Flood": Pre-Restoration Drama on the Stage and in the Criticism of the Restoration. Uppsala: Studia Anglistica Upsaliensia. Speaight, Robert. () William Poel and the Elizabethan revival.

SHAKESPEARE IN THE THEATRE. BY WILLIAM POEL FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR OF THE ELIZABETHAN STAGE SOCIETY were acted in his time, it might limit the endless experiments, mutilations, and profitless discussions that every revival occasions.

“To read a play,” said Robert Louis Stevenson, “is a knack, the fruit of much knowledge and some. Everyman is a modern play produced by Charles Frohman and directed by Ben Greet that is based on the medieval morality play of the same modern play was first performed in in Britain, and opened in the United States in on the Broadway play had a Broadway run of 75 performances, with tours over the next several years that included four Broadway premiered: Courtyard of the Charterhouse, London.

Joe Falocco's Reimagining Shakespeare's Playhouse attempts to ameliorate the ideological conflict between directors who use early modern staging practices for modern aims and critics who accuse them of indulging in, at best, aesthetic irrelevancy and, at worst, cultural imperialism. Throughout the book, Falocco repositions key Elizabethanists (William Poel, Harley Granville Barker, Nugent.

On Sunday 10 JulySamuel Rowley's chronicle history play When You See Me, You Know Me was revived at the Holborn Empire in London under the auspices of William Poel's Elizabethan Stage Circle.

First performed by Prince Henry's Men at the Fortune Theatre inRowley's When You See Me boldly dramatized key events in the reign of King. William Poel () was an English actor, theatrical manager and dramatist best known for his presentations of Shakespeare. Life and career. A son of William Pole, he grew up among Pre-raphaelite painters and reportedly sat for William Holman Hunt in his painting The Finding of the Saviour in the Temple.

He took on the name Poel following a misspelling of his own name on a theatre billing. The interdependence of Shakespeare’s dramatic art with the form of theatre for which Shakespeare wrote his plays is seldom emphasized.

The ordinary reader and the everyday critic have no historic knowledge of the Elizabethan playhouse; and however full the Elizabethan dramas may be of allusions to the contemporary stage, the bias of modern dramatic students is so opposed to any belief in the Brand: Library of Alexandria.

William Poel's prompt-book of Fratricide punished / edited, with an introduction, by J. Isaacs Poel, William, [ Book: ]. descendants of Poel's Elizabethan revival compete with theatrical offer-ings that instead emphasize the human contributions of actors.

This is the battleground of the real 'Shakespeare Revolution,' and the outcome has yet to be decided. (22) The book adds a relatively. Radio. 22 May 28 February 5 February 27 June 13 April (O.U.D.S.

Production) 19 June - produced by Barbara Burnham. 8 September - produced by. Author of Teilhard de Chardin: re-mythologization, George Eliot, Nature in Shakespearian tragedy, Shakespeare on the stage, Thomas Becket, The Life of Hilaire Belloc, Teilhard de Chardin, William Poel and the Elizabethan revival.

Poel's important work and significant in-fluence in the staging of Elizabethan plays has been carefully examined and elucidated in another item in this tribute, Robert Speaight's William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival, written at the Society's invitation and published in In his "Introduction" to the Prompt-Book of Fratricide Punished, Mr.

Shaw, reviewing William Poel's mock-Elizabethan revival indescribes Marlowe as "childish in thought, vulgar and wooden in humour and stupid in his attempts at invention".Author: Michael Billington. Buy Shakespeare in the theatre by Poel, William (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : William Poel. The William Poel Collection covers much of Poel’s life and work. It is made up of material dating from the s to the s, given to the Museum by a number of different donors.

The production photographs were presented to Mrs Enthoven by Ella C. Pole (Mrs William Poel) in the s. Mrs Pole (who always used the correct spelling of her. “Sixteenth-century litigation combined the qualities of tedium, hardship, brutality, and injustice that tested character and endurance, with the element of pure chance that appealed to the gambler, the fear of defeat and ruin, and the hope of victory and humiliation of the enemy.

William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival. London: William Heinemann, Spinrad, Phoebe S. “The Last Temptation of Everyman.” Philological Quarterly 64 (): – ———. The Summons of Death on the Medieval and Renaissance English Stage. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, Tasker, Edward G.

Encyclopedia of Medieval. William Poel, who wished to return to Elizabethan costuming in his productions, and Harley Granville-Barker, who used some of Poel’s ideas and restored Shakespeare’s texts as far as possible, were the leading innovators of what has become known as the modern approach to staging Shakespeare.

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William Poel and the Elizabethan. Inactor-director William Poel founded the Elizabethan Stage Society. William Poel () was the son of Professor William Pole (), engineer, organist of St Mark's, North Audley Street, and author of Philosophy of Music ().

This book has been cited by the following publications. such as Marlowe, Webster and Jonson. Performing Early Modern Drama Today offers an overview of early modern performance, featuring chapters by academics, teachers and practitioners, incorporating a variety of approaches.

William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival. London: Heinemann. Elizabethan Revival. During the s Elizabethan architecture provided attractive precedents for those in search of a national style: it was associated with a period of great creativity, wealth, and naval and military power, and, unlike Gothic, had no connections with pre-Reformation religion.

Source for information on Elizabethan Revival: A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape. Speaight, Robert () William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival, London: Heinemann. On Manning: Lassner, Phyllis () Colonial Strangers: Women Writing the End of the British Empire, New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press.

Upon reaching the end of the nineteenth century, Loehlin pauses to review the pre-twentieth-century history of the play's productions and adaptations in Europe and America before returning to England for William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival.

The reign of Elizabeth I spanned the second half of the 16th century. During this era there were challenges to religious & astronomical beliefs. Explorations led to the establishment of new colonies. Shakespeare's plays were written & performed & the Globe Theater was opened.

Chronology, chapter notes, bibliographies, & index. Part of the World History series. – Robert Speaight, William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival (with Heinemann) – William Poel’s Prompt-book of `Fratricide Punished’, ed J Isaacs (pamphlet) – W C Smith, Italian Opera in London – E Croft-Murray, John Devoto: a baroque scene painter (pamphlet).

Everyman is a modern play produced by Charles Frohman and directed by Ben Greet that is based on the medieval morality play of the same modern play was first performed in in Britain, and opened in the United States in on the Broadway play had a Broadway run of 75 performances, with tours over the next several years that included four Broadway revivals.

Descripción: London: William Heinemann, 8vo, (xmm), p. 15 plates, one creased in the tail-fore corner. Original cloth, dustjacket worn and soiled, gift inscription on the front free endleaf, bookplate. Please note that the advised postage is based on an average book, if necessary the postage will be reduced to the correct amount and you will be notified by email.

John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, published between andbecame the classic Cambridge edition of Shakespeare's plays and poems until the s. The series, long since out-of-print, is now reissued. Each work is available both individually and Pages:. Shakespeare's Time () Content Group.

Overview. A Book for Shakespeare Plays and Pageants: A Treasury of Elizabethan and Shakespearean Detail for Producers, Stage Managers, Actors, William Poel and the Elizabethan Revival. London: Heinemann, Spedding, James.The Book of Elizabethan Verse: Chosen and Edited with Notes by William Stanley Braithwaite: Braithwaite’s magnum opus—and a great landmark in verse anthologies—these three monumental volumes with extensive notes contain 1, selections.Julius Caesar in Performance.

1 Julius Caesar is unusual among Shakespeareʼs plays in that a book-length study has been devoted to the history of its production on stage from the beginning to the late twentieth century.

John Ripleyʼs census of English and North American theatrical performances alone for to runs to twenty-four pages (), and his book remains unsurpassed, with.