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Comic stage routines in Guarinonius's medical treatise of 1610

Katritzky, M. A. (2000). Comic stage routines in Guarinonius's medical treatise of 1610. Theatre Research International, 25(3) pp. 217–232.

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Reviews some three dozen descriptions of lazzi, or comic professional Italian stage routines described in a medical treatise of 1610 written by the South Tirolean physician Hippolytus Guarinonius. Examines the information they offer, and the limitations of using it as historical evidence for stage practice.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2000 International Federation for Theatre Research
ISSN: 0307-8833
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetHarold Hyam Wingate Foundation
Not SetNot SetAlexander von Humboldt-Stiftung
Not SetNot SetBritish Academy
Not SetNot SetHerzog August Bibliothek
Not SetNot SetLeverhulme Foundation
Not SetNot SetEuropean Science Foundation
Not SetNot SetSociety for Theatre Research (Kathleen Barker Award)
Academic Unit/Department: Arts > English
Item ID: 22847
Depositing User: M. A. Katritzky
Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2010 14:54
Last Modified: 26 Feb 2016 13:14
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