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The Resource The Bard in the bluegrass : two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky, Kevin Lane Dearinger

The Bard in the bluegrass : two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky, Kevin Lane Dearinger

Label
The Bard in the bluegrass : two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky
Title
The Bard in the bluegrass
Title remainder
two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Lane Dearinger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Lexington's theatrical history provides a template for what so many mid-American towns experienced"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dearinger, Kevin Lane
Dewey number
792.9/50976947
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3105
LC item number
.D43 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Theater
  • Lexington (Ky.)
  • Lexington (Ky.)
  • Fayette County (Ky.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Bard in the bluegrass : two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky, Kevin Lane Dearinger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006102901.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 17
  • 4
  • Pioneer Performers in the West: "With Shakespear for Our Guide" (1810-1832)
  • 28
  • 5
  • Antebellum Actors: "A Taste for Drama" (1832-1860)
  • 54
  • 6
  • Actors and the Civil War: "A Steady Patronage Upon the Drama" (1860-1864)
  • 67
  • 1
  • 7
  • Finding a New Identity: "A Succession of Stars"(1865-1886)
  • 77
  • 8
  • Marie Prescott: "Hard Work and Conscientious Devotion"
  • 99
  • 9
  • Thomas Keene: "Never Wholly Uninteresting"
  • 126
  • 10
  • Theatrical Life in Lexington
  • Charles B. Hanford: "Glory Is All Good Enough in Its Way"
  • 142
  • 11
  • Julia Marlowe: "Strenuously Studied"
  • 152
  • 12
  • "The Best One Night Stand in America" (1887-1900)
  • 167
  • 13
  • A New Century and New Ideas (1900-1927)
  • 5
  • 189
  • 14
  • Decline of the Shakespearean Touring Companies
  • 216
  • Appendix A
  • Chronology of Shakespeare in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 233
  • Appendix B
  • Marie Prescott and R.D. MacLean Touring Itinerary, 1888-1889
  • 268
  • 2
  • Appendix C
  • Charles B. Hanford Touring Itinerary, 1892-1893
  • 270
  • Plays
  • 11
  • 3
  • Problem of Respectability; Readings and Lectures
Control code
ocm77520694
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9780786428953
Lccn
2006102901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
792.9509769 D347 ; L ; GE-G ; C-GE (REF); C0706BT4, JS.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 77520694
  • (Sirsi) 77520694
  • (OCoLC)77520694
Label
The Bard in the bluegrass : two centuries of Shakespearean performance in Lexington, Kentucky, Kevin Lane Dearinger
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip077/2006102901.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 17
  • 4
  • Pioneer Performers in the West: "With Shakespear for Our Guide" (1810-1832)
  • 28
  • 5
  • Antebellum Actors: "A Taste for Drama" (1832-1860)
  • 54
  • 6
  • Actors and the Civil War: "A Steady Patronage Upon the Drama" (1860-1864)
  • 67
  • 1
  • 7
  • Finding a New Identity: "A Succession of Stars"(1865-1886)
  • 77
  • 8
  • Marie Prescott: "Hard Work and Conscientious Devotion"
  • 99
  • 9
  • Thomas Keene: "Never Wholly Uninteresting"
  • 126
  • 10
  • Theatrical Life in Lexington
  • Charles B. Hanford: "Glory Is All Good Enough in Its Way"
  • 142
  • 11
  • Julia Marlowe: "Strenuously Studied"
  • 152
  • 12
  • "The Best One Night Stand in America" (1887-1900)
  • 167
  • 13
  • A New Century and New Ideas (1900-1927)
  • 5
  • 189
  • 14
  • Decline of the Shakespearean Touring Companies
  • 216
  • Appendix A
  • Chronology of Shakespeare in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 233
  • Appendix B
  • Marie Prescott and R.D. MacLean Touring Itinerary, 1888-1889
  • 268
  • 2
  • Appendix C
  • Charles B. Hanford Touring Itinerary, 1892-1893
  • 270
  • Plays
  • 11
  • 3
  • Problem of Respectability; Readings and Lectures
Control code
ocm77520694
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 308 pages
Isbn
9780786428953
Lccn
2006102901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
792.9509769 D347 ; L ; GE-G ; C-GE (REF); C0706BT4, JS.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 77520694
  • (Sirsi) 77520694
  • (OCoLC)77520694

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