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Ford: 'Tis Pity She's a Whore

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Red Globe Press

Pages: 176
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Shakespeare Handbooks

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19 June 2012

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'Tis Pity She's a Whore is one of the most controversial plays ever staged in the English theatre. In this illuminating Handbook, Martin White:
• offers an in-depth, moment-by-moment analysis of the play, looking at how it...

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'Tis Pity She's a Whore is one of the most controversial plays ever staged in the English theatre. In this illuminating Handbook, Martin White:• offers an in-depth, moment-by-moment analysis of the play, looking at how it might be performed on stage• provides vital contextual material on John Ford's social and literary influences• reconstructs the play's performances in Ford's own time and examines later stage, television and film productions• guides the reader through the often heated critical and theatrical responses to the dramatic work.

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The only introduction to 'Tis Pity She's a Whore on the market which offers a theatrical commentary, enabling students to get a sense of the play as a performance text
Responds to the increasing focus on the plays of Shakespeare and his contemporaries as performance in English literature courses, and the growth in student numbers on undergraduate Theatre and Performance courses
International series editor team: Paul Edmondson is based at the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust in Stratford, UK, and Kevin Ewert is based at the University of Pittsburgh, USA

Series Editors' Preface
Preface
The Text and Early Performances
Commentary: The Play in Performance
Sources, Intellectual and Cultural Contexts
Key Productions and Performances
The Play on Screen
Critical Assessments
Further Reading
Index.

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MARTIN WHITE Professor of Theatre at the University of Bristol, UK. He has directed many plays at Bristol and has worked as an advisor to the Globe reconstruction in London, and to the RSC. His previous publications include the volume on A Midsummer Night's Dream in the Shakespeare Handbooks series.

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MARTIN WHITE Professor of Theatre at the University of Bristol, UK. He has directed many plays at Bristol and has worked as an advisor to the Globe reconstruction in London, and to the RSC. His previous publications include the volume on A Midsummer Night's Dream in the Shakespeare Handbooks series.

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