The History Of European Theatre

By Philip Rowe

A podcast tracing the development of theatre from ancient Greece to the present day through the places and people who made theatre happen. More than just dates and lists of plays we'll learn about the social. political and historical context that fostered the creation of dramatic art. This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis: Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy

  1. 1.
    Medieval Conclusions
    27:35
  2. 2.
    For the Money: The Medieval Commercial Theatre
    29:25
  3. 3.
    Just For Fun: Medieval Secular Theatre
    30:10
  4. 4.
    Everyman: Dutch Morality
    27:44
  5. 5.
    The Castle of Perseverance
    28:19
  6. 6.
    Virtues Vs Vices: The Morality Play
    27:51
  7. 7.
    Hell Harrowed, the World Flooded
    27:44
  8. 8.
    While Shepherds Watched
    32:14
  1. 9.
    The Home of the Cycle Plays: York, Chester, Coventry and Wakefield
    29:13
  2. 10.
    Medieval Stage Effects
    26:11
  3. 11.
    Medieval Performance and Rehearsal
    31:49
  4. 12.
    Ian McKellen’s Hamlet: A Return to Theatre
    11:52
  5. 13.
    Corpus Christi: New Feast Day, New Plays
    30:39
  6. 14.
    Synods Tropes Asses and Fools
    32:47
  7. 15.
    Uncomfortable Bedfellows: Theatre and Worship
    30:38
  8. 16.
    From Roman to Medieval
    30:59
  9. 17.
    Lazarus Theatre: A conversation with Ricky Dukes
    53:00
  10. 18.
    Actors of Dionysus: A conversation with Tamsin Shasha
    41:48
  11. 19.
    Greek Theatre and before: A conversation with Rosie Beech
    53:56
  12. 20.
    The First Birthday Episode
    28:41
  13. 21.
    Website Announcement
    5:37
  14. 22.
    Windows On A Shakespearean Life
    31:45
  15. 23.
    Roman Places Of Seeing
    31:44
  16. 24.
    Roman Conclusions Part 2
    30:00
  17. 25.
    Roman Conclusions Part 1
    30:22
  18. 26.
    Roman Pantomime: The Silent Art
    37:18
  19. 27.
    Roman Mime: It’s not what you think.
    23:34
  20. 28.
    Seneca’s Phaedra: Mother Lust
    24:03
  21. 29.
    Christopher Marlow on The History Of England Podcast
    5:07
  22. 30.
    Seneca’s Medea: Beware Pure Evil
    24:52
  23. 31.
    Seneca: Bloody Tragedy
    32:18
  24. 32.
    The Brothers: How to Get The Best From Your Children
    29:39
  25. 33.
    The Self Tormenter: Fathers and Sons and Lovers
    29:21
  26. 34.
    Terence: The Bloom of Youth
    31:18
  27. 35.
    Plautus and Shakespeare: Two Brothers?
    32:16
  28. 36.
    The Menaechmus Brothers: Hand in hand, not one before the other
    30:09
  29. 37.
    Casina: The Unseen Bride
    32:20
  30. 38.
    Plautus: Comedy Tonight
    30:06
  31. 39.
    A Christmas Time
    20:08
  32. 40.
    Trackers of Oxyrhynchus with Jimmy Walters
    43:43
  33. 41.
    The Stage and the City with Dr Elodie Paillard
    31:06
  34. 42.
    The Development of Roman Theatre with Dr Elodie Paillard
    43:53
  35. 43.
    Stages, Scenery, Props and Politics
    34:20
  36. 44.
    Later Rome: Theatre Finds a Home
    30:41
  37. 45.
    Early Rome: Theatre Gets Mobile
    33:00
  38. 46.
    From Greek to Roman – Part 2
    32:39
  39. 47.
    From Greek to Roman – Part 1
    31:36
  40. 48.
    Interval
    6:17
  41. 49.
    Greek Conclusions Part 2
    31:08
  42. 50.
    Greek Conclusions Part 1
    30:15

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