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Ulysses : The Ambiguous stage manager in Troilus and Cressida

@inproceedings{Revillet2013UlyssesT,
  title={Ulysses : The Ambiguous stage manager in Troilus and Cressida},
  author={Sophie Revillet},
  year={2013}
}
  • Sophie Revillet
  • Published 2013
  • Art
  • This dissertation aims at analysing how the many references to metatheatricality in Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida makes the audience aware of the seeming omnipotent power of stage managers - during the Elizabethan era - and directors - in modern times - in influencing the opinion the spectators have of the characters. This notion is first illustrated by Ulysses replacing the initial, but useless, Greek leaders in order to stage the War of Troy and the relationship between characters as he… CONTINUE READING

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