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ERIC Number: EJ527403
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0892-9092
The Use of the Drama in the Jesuit Schools, 1551-1773.
Levy, Jonathan; Kay, Floraine
Youth Theatre Journal, v10 p56-66 1996
Relates how the Jesuits made the performance of plays integral to the curriculum of their schools. Reveals Jesuit rationales: (1) theater permitted them to accomplish their mission of propagating the faith; (2) public performances served as excellent publicity for their schools; and (3) theater could educate students who participated as no other subject in the curriculum could. (PA)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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