Masks: The Artistry of the Stratford Festival*

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Masks: The Artistry of the Stratford Festival*

  • 1993 ----- color ----- 24 min ----- vhs
  • (Produced in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title at The Gallery Stratford) Traces the use of masks in theatre throughout history concentrating on the Greeks and Shakespeare. Shows the difference between masks and masques. Explores the way designers and directors experiment with the use of masks on stage, concentrating on the design problems in the current production of The Bacchae by Euripides. (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Art, Canadian Studies, Drama)