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Author Berzal de Dios, Javier,
Title Visual experiences in Cinquecento theatrical spaces / Javier Berzal de Dios.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2019]

Author Berzal de Dios, Javier,
Subject Theater -- Italy -- History -- 16th century.
Theaters -- Italy -- Dramatic production -- History -- 16th century.
Theater audiences.
Italian drama -- To 1700 -- History and criticism.
Description 1 online resource (xii, 203 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Striking the Stage; 1 Magic and Mimesis: La Calandria and the Idea of Rome; 2 The Artificial City on Stage; 3 Palladio, Scamozzi, and the Built Theatre as Enclosure; 4 The Medici Theatres, Political Aspirations, and Cognitive Autonomy; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Visual Experiences in Cinquecento Theatrical Spaces explores the performative aspects of early modern theatre architecture and design, explicating the aesthetic function of pictorial displacements, visual anomalies, and architectural paradoxes
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781487518981 (electronic bk.)
1487518986 (electronic bk.)
9781487503888 (hardcover)
1487503881 (hardcover)
OCLC # 1080190521
Additional Format Print version: Berzal de Dios, Javier. Visual experiences in Cinquecento theatrical spaces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2019] 1487503881 9781487503888 (OCoLC)1065941490.

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