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Ingram, William 1930-

Works: 3 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 1,198 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PN2596.L6, 792.0942109031
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Most widely held works by William Ingram
The business of playing : the beginnings of the adult professional theater in Elizabethan London by William Ingram( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lion stage in 1567. He covers in unprecedented detail the circumstances that led in 1576 to the construction of the first three London playhouses - the Theater, the Curtain, and the playhouse at Newington Butts in Surrey. Based on a wealth of primary research, The Business of Playing will be essential reading for theater historians and others interested in the literature and the social and cultural history of the English Renaissance
English professional theatre, 1530-1660( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume explores the professional English theatre from 1530 to 1660. The documents collected here, many published for the first time, chronicle the exciting and flourishing world of the theatre through the reigns of Henry VIII to Charles I. These exciting primary sources offer first-hand accounts, including the daily life and work of the actor, and the most complete coverage yet of all the playhouses, both public and private, including the Rose, the Globe, Red Lion, and the Swan. The volume documents the various theatre companies of children, costumes and stage property matters, audience reception and behaviour, and ecclesiastical and governmental legislation. A full linking narrative and extensive bibliography detailing the location of the primary sources, provide an important reference work and valuable research tool
The tradition of the theatre by Peter Bauland( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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