September 6 - Introduction and the End of the Nineteenth Century


Primary Sources

Richard Wagner, "Outlines of The Art-Work of the Future," in Multimedia: From Wagner to Virtual Reality (pp. 1-9) (PDF & reserve book)

Secondary Sources

Oscar Brockett, "Chapter Seven: Realism and Naturalism," in Making the Scene p.190-219 (PDF & reserve book)

Christopher Baugh, "Chap. 1: Performing Great Exhibitions," in Theatre, Performance, and Technology, p.11-33 (PDF & reserve book)

Ned A. Bowman, "Investing a Theatrical Ideal: Wagner's Bayreuth 'Festspielhaus'," in Educational Theatre Journal. (PDF)