Chapter 7. What Audiences See

  1. James R. Hamilton

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690871.ch7

The Art of Theater

The Art of Theater

How to Cite

Hamilton, J. R. (2007) What Audiences See, in The Art of Theater, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690871.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 4 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405113533

Online ISBN: 9780470690871



  • characters;
  • theatrical performances;
  • hamlet;
  • underwriters;
  • egocentric space


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Identifying Characters, Events, and Other Objects in Narrative Performances

  • Re-Identification of Characters and Other Objects in Narrative Performances

  • The Special Nature of Theatrical (Uses of) Space: Performances and Performance Space

  • Cross-Performance Re-Identification

  • Identifying and Re-Identifying Objects in Non-Narrative Performances

  • Added Benefits of the Demonstrative and Recognition based Approach to Identification and Re-Identification

  • Theatrical Performance as a Fully Independent Practice