A Short History Of Western Performance Space
- Publish Date: 2003-11-10
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: David Wiles
David Wiles considers theatrical activity happening in churches, streets, pubs and galleries, as well as in buildings explicitly designed to be theaters , in this historical account. Surveying performance space usage within the traditions of Western Europe, Wiles traces a diverse set of continuities, from Greece and Rome to the present, including many areas not included in standard accounts of theater history.