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By Ronald W. Vince

Vince makes use of written and artifactual proof of theatre background to provide an explanation for the character of its present kingdom. His research of theatre's early kinds discloses a wealth of important evidence, and a few conjectures, that stimulate realizing and appreciation of the artwork. Backstage

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