Chapter 1. Reconstructing Love: King Lear and Theatre Architecture

  1. Barbara Hodgdon and
  2. W. B. Worthen
  1. Peggy Phelan

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996706.ch2

A Companion to Shakespeare and Performance

A Companion to Shakespeare and Performance

How to Cite

Phelan, P. (2007) Reconstructing Love: King Lear and Theatre Architecture, in A Companion to Shakespeare and Performance (eds B. Hodgdon and W. B. Worthen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996706.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405111041

Online ISBN: 9780470996706

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Keywords:

  • theatre architecture;
  • black magic;
  • plays;
  • archaeological research;
  • tourists

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Globe and the Theatre

  • Repetition and the Life Drive

  • Architecture as Discovery

  • Building King Lear

  • The Love Test

  • Dividing the Mortal Body

  • Coda