The theatergoer of the Restoration era — S. Pepys Cover Image

Театрал эпохи Реставрации — С. Пипс
The theatergoer of the Restoration era — S. Pepys

Author(s): Vladimir A. Evseev
Subject(s): Theatre, Dance, Performing Arts, Education, Architecture, 17th Century, 18th Century
Published by: Ивановский государственный университет
Keywords: S. Pepys; theatre; innovations;

Summary/Abstract: The article is devoted to Samuel Pepys (1633—1703), a well-educated representative of London society middle class. The author of the famous diaries of Restoration era shows changes in theatre business; in particular, he notes changes in the general architecture of the theater, new effects of a theatrical scene, appearance of actresses which can be considered as innovations of Restoration era theatre.

  • Issue Year: 2016
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 67-84
  • Page Count: 18
  • Language: Russian