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Medieval drama from sanctuary to stage

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Alternate title:From sanctuary to stage
Summary:Traces the development of medieval drama, from Hildegard von Bingen's musical morality play Ordo Virtutum (The ritual of the virtues) to the seminal Everyman. Features extended excerpts from these works, as well as from The second shepherd's play and the 1998 staging of the Mystery Cycle in York, England. Establishes the genre's socioreligios context.
In English with segments in Latin with subtitles in English.
Contributor:Hildegard Saint 1098-1179
Provider:Telequest (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Drama, Medieval History and criticism
Moralities History and criticism
Credits:Host, Joe Barrett ; Ordem Virtutum: director, Michael Fields, performed by Vox Animae ; The second shepherd's play and Everyman selections: director, Arthur Pritchard, performed by Bretton Hall School of Dance and Theatre, UK.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Theater
Performing Arts
Religion, Philosophy
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