Running over the Stage: Webster and the Running Footman

Carnegie, David
June 2010
Early Theatre;2010, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p121
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on the accurate definition and usage of terms in stage direction. It mentions the use of Oxford English Dictionary definition to understand the terminologies applied by playwrights during stage direction, in which it uses the play "A Footman" as an example. The author uses excerpts from the character of "A Footman" to remove the confusion from modern readers.


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