Choruses, ancient and modern

The ancient singing and dancing chorus has exerted a powerful influence in the modern world. This is the first book to look systematically at the points of similarity and difference between ancient and modern choruses, across time and place, in their ancient contexts in modern theatre, opera, dance,...

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Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2014, 2014
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Summary:The ancient singing and dancing chorus has exerted a powerful influence in the modern world. This is the first book to look systematically at the points of similarity and difference between ancient and modern choruses, across time and place, in their ancient contexts in modern theatre, opera, dance, musical theatre, and in political debate
Physical Description:1 online resource illustrations (black and white)
ISBN:9780191759086