Performing the Pilgrims: A Study of Ethnohistorical Role-Playing at Plimoth Plantation

Performing the Pilgrims: A Study of Ethnohistorical Role-Playing at Plimoth Plantation

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by Stephen Eddy Snow, Stephen Eddy Snow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0878055703

ISBN-13: 9780878055708

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi

An inquiry into how portrayals of the Pilgrims evolved from glorification to more accurate interpretations of history through performance  See more details below

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An inquiry into how portrayals of the Pilgrims evolved from glorification to more accurate interpretations of history through performance

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878055708
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Series:
Performance Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
241
Product dimensions:
6.94(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.99(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Foreword
Preface
1Of Pilgrims and Performance3
2The Development of a Performative Representation the Pilgrims at Modern Plimoth Plantation21
3Within These Palisade Walls: A Pilgrim Playhouse49
4Scenes from the Theatre of the Pilgrims81
5Actor/Historians: The Performers' Background, Training, and Self-Conception120
6Pilgrims and Tourists: The Performer-Audience Interaction153
7The Emergence of a New Genre of Cultural Performance183
Notes213
References225
Interviews234
Sound Recordings237
Index238

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