Download PDF by Keith Gregor: Shakespeare in the Spanish Theatre: 1772 to the Present

By Keith Gregor

ISBN-10: 0826499341

ISBN-13: 9780826499349

ISBN-10: 1441181040

ISBN-13: 9781441181046

Shakespeare within the Spanish Theatre bargains an account of Shakespeare's presence at the Spanish level, from a creation of the 1st Spanish rendering of Jean-François Ducis's Hamlet in 1772 to the inventive and arguable paintings of administrators like Calixto Bieito and Alex Rigola within the early twenty first century. regardless of a mostly oblique front into the tradition, Shakespeare has long past directly to develop into the easiest and identified and most generally played of all overseas playwrights. what's extra, via the tip of the 20 th and starting of the twenty first century there were extra productions of Shakespeare than of all of Spain's significant Golden Age dramatists prepare.
This booklet explores and explains this remarkable upward thrust to prominence and gives a well timed evaluation of Shakespeare's position in Spain's advanced and colourful culture.

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