Federico Garcia Lorca and The house of Bernarda Alba

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Ellen S. Ackler (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/
Herman Middleton

Abstract: The purpose of this thesis was to study the script, produce the play, and evaluate the production of Federico Garcia Lorca's, The House of Bernarda Alba . The preliminary part includes the following: (1) historical and stylistic analyses of the play, (2) character descriptions and analyses, (3) a discussion of the function and mood of the set, and (4) justification for the director's choice of the script for production. The second part includes the director's prompt book of the production, performed on April 15 and 16, 1969, in Taylor Theatre at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Types of notations included are: (1) movement, composition and picturization, (2) rhythm and tempo notes, and (3) stage business, and (4) sound notes. Floor plans and production photographs implement this record.

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Language: English
Date: 1969

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