'I KNOW MY PLACE': Some Thoughts on Status and Station in the English Mystery Plays

Mills, David
July 2005
Medieval English Theatre;2005, Vol. 27, p5
Academic Journal
This article evaluates different ways of using literal space to place characters in a theatrical production in relation to other characters in the play. The article also evaluates different ways of using literal space to place characters in relation to the audience. Examples in the article have been taken from the play cycles of the cities of York and Chester, England. Theatrical productions discussed include Chester's Play 7, "The Shepherds' Play" and York's Play 30, "Christ Before Pilate I: The Dream of Pilate's Wife."


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