Cover of: Opera in context | edited by Mark A. Radice.

Opera in context

essays on historical staging from the late Renaissance to the time of Puccini

Published by Amadeus Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Dalle macchine
la maraviglia : Bernardo Buontalenti's Il rapimento di Cefalo at the Medici Theater in 1600 / by Massimo Ossi
Opera and ballet in seventeenth-century French theaters : case studies of the Salle des machines and the Palais royal theater / by Barbara Coeyman
Theater architecture at the time of Henry Purcell and its influence on his "dramatick operas" / by Mark A. Radice
Handel's Haymarket Theatre / by Mark Stahura
Mozart and two theaters in Josephinian Vienna / by Malcolm S. Cole
The Neues Schauspielhaus in Berlin and the premiere of Carl Maria von Weber's Der Freischütz / by E. Douglas Bomberger
Paradise found : the Salle Le Peletier and French grand opera / by Karin Pendle and Stephen Wilkins
Verdi's operas and Giuseppe Bertoja's designs at the Gran teatro La Fenice, Venice ; Richard Wagner and his search for the ideal theatrical space / by Evan Baker
Realism on the opera stage : Belasco, Puccini, and the California sunset / by Helen M. Greenwald.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-395) and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 792.5/023
Library of Congress MT955 .O54 1998

The Physical Object

Pagination 410 p. :
Number of pages 410

ID Numbers

Open Library OL657562M
ISBN 10 1574670328
LC Control Number 97002712
Library Thing 5000890
Goodreads 1859251

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