Chapter 29. York Mystery Plays

  1. Peter Brown
  1. Pamela King

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch30

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500

How to Cite

King, P. (2007) York Mystery Plays, in A Companion to Medieval English Literature and Culture c.1350-c.1500 (ed P. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996355.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219736

Online ISBN: 9780470996355

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Keywords:

  • york mystery plays;
  • audience;
  • movement;
  • procession;
  • virgin's speech

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Staging the Pageants

  • The Text of the Play and the Guilds of York

  • Content and Milieu

  • The Audience of the Play

  • Movement and Procession