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- McGinnis, Katherine Tucker. “‘Face Time-Mask Time’: The Merging and Diverging of Public and Private Space in Sixteenth-Century Dance Practices,” pp. 83-97.
- Note: Additional essays are in Italian.
Pugliese, Patri J. “Why Not Dolmetsch?” Dance Research 13, no. 2 (1981): 21-24.
Pugliese, Patri J., and Joseph Casazza. “Practise for Dauncinge,” 1980, 1999. http://mysite.verizon.net/vzeryeh4/dance/Practise%20for%20Dauncinge.html.
Prange, Gerda. “Shakespeares Äußerungen über die Tänze seiner Zeit.” Shakespeare Jahrbuch 89 (1953): 132-161.
Pyron, Mary Virginia. “‘Sundry Measures’: Dance in Renaissance Comedy.” PhD diss., Vanderbilt University, 1987.
Ranum, Patricia. “Audible Rhetoric and Mute Rhetoric: The 17th-century French Sarabande.” Early Music 14, no. 1 (1986): 22-40.
Ravelhofer, Barbara. “Burlesque Ballet, a Ballad and a Banquet in Ben Jonson’s The Gypsies Metamorphos’d (1621).” Dance Research 25, no. 2 (2007): 144-155. https://doi.org/10.3366/drs.2007.25.2.144.
_____. “Dance.” Ben Jonson in Context, edited by Julie Sanders, pp. 171-180. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
_____. “Dancing at the Court of Queen Elizabeth.” In Queen Elizabeth I: Past and Present, edited by Christa Jansohn, pp. 101-115. Münster: Lit Verlag, 2004.
_____. The Early Stuart Masque: Dance, Costume, and Music. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.
_____. “Middleton and dance.” The Oxford Handbook of Thomas Middleton, edited by G. Taylor and T. Henley, pp. 130-147. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.
_____. “Queen Henrietta Maria’s Dramatic Activities.” In Heroines of the Golden Stage: Women and Drama in Spain and England, 1500-1700, edited by Rina Walthau and Marguérite Corporaal, pp. 129-142. Kassel: Reichenberger, 2007.
_____. “‘Virgin Wax’ and ‘Hairy Men-Monsters’: Unstable Movement Codes in the Stuart Masque.” In The Politics of the Stuart Court Masque, edited by David Bevington and Peter Holbrook, pp. 244-272. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Rebhorn, Wayne A. Courtly Performances: Masking and Festivity in Castiglione’s Book of the Courtier. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1978.
Reimers, Sara, and Richard Schoch. “Performing Restoration Shakespeare Today : Staging Davenant’s Macbeth.” Shakespeare Bulletin 37, no. 4 (2019): 467-489.
Reiter, Susan. “A Street Smart ‘Romeo + Juliet.” Review of New York City Ballet’s “Romeo + Juliet.” DanceviewTimes 5, no. 18 (2007). http://archives.danceviewtimes.com/2007/Spring/06/nycb6.html.
Rinehart, Lisa. “Get Real.” Review of Mark Morris Dance Group’s “Romeo & Juliet, On Motifs of Shakespeare.” DanceviewTimes, May 21, 2009. http://www.danceviewtimes.com/2009/05/get-real.html.
Robertson, Karen. “Pocahontas at the Masque.” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture & Society 21, no. 3 (1996): 551–583.
Rodgers, Amy J. “Creation Myths: Inspiration, Collaboration, and the Genesis of Romeo and Juliet.” Borrowers and Lenders 10, no. 2 (2017). http://www.borrowers.uga.edu/783458/show.
_____. A Monster with a Thousand Hands: The Discursive Spectator in Early Modern England. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. (BookFinder)
Rygg, Kristin. Masqued Mysteries Unmasked: Early Modern Music Theater and its Pythagorean Subtext. Hillsdale, NY : Pendragon Press, 2000.
Salmen, Walter. “Dances and Dance Music, c. 1300–1530.” In New Oxford History of Music, vol. 3.1, edited by Reinhard Strohm and Bonnie J. Blackburn, 162-190. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
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Schoch, Richard W. “(Im)pressing Texts and Spectacular Performance: the Quarrel between Ben Jonson and Inigo Jones.” Constructions 9 (1994): 1–12.
Schwarz, Kathryn. “Amazon Reflections in the Jacobean Queen’s Masque.” Studies in English Literature 35, no. 2 (1995): 293–309.
Scolieri, Paul A. Dancing the New World: Aztecs, Spaniards, and the Choreography of Conquest. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2013.
Semenza, Gregory M. Colón. Sport, Politics, and Literature in the English Renaissance. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2003.
Semmens, Richard. “A Sorcerer’s Apprentice? John Weaver’s Comic Muse.” In Congress on Research in Dance Conference Proceedings (13-16 November 2014), compiled by Helen Thomas, Rebekah Chappell, and Erin Donahue, pp. 160-167. Congress on Research in Dance, 2015.
Shaw, Brandon. “Effacing Rebellion and Righting the Slanted: Declassifying the Archive of MacMillan’s (1965) and Shakespeare’s (1597) Romeo and Juliets.” Dance Research Journal 49, no. 2 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1017/S0149767717000201.
Shaw, Catherine M. “The Tempest and Hymenaei.” Cahiers Elisabéthains 26 (1984): 29–39.
Shewring, Margaret, and J. R. Mulryne. “Dancing Towards Death: Masques and Entertainments in London and Florence as precedents for Thomas Middleton’s Women Beware Women.” Dance Research 25, no. 2 (2007): 134-143. https://doi.org/10.3366/drs.2007.25.2.134.
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_____. “‘Artistic’ Theory of Dance in Fifteenth-Century Italy.” Yearbook for Traditional Music 35 (2003): 183-185.
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_____. “What Can Pictures Tell Us (and Not Tell Us) about Dance? Reading Italian Renaissance Iconography.” In Proceedings of the 20th Society of Dance History Scholars Annual Conference (19-22 June 1997). Riverside, CA: Society of Dance History Scholars, 1997.
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_____. “Performing Blackface Pregnancy at the Stuart Court: The Masque of Blackness and Love’s Mistress, or the Queen’s Masque,” Renaissance Drama 45, no. 2 (2017): 211-236.
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Twycross, Meg, and Sarah Carpenter. Masks and Masking in Medieval and Early Tudor England. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2002.
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Weddle-Mulholland, Katona Dail. “A study of the metaphorical language of Renaissance dance in four of Shakespeare’s comedies: Love’s Labor’s Lost, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, and The Tempest.” PhD diss., Central Missouri State University, 1999.
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_____. “Italian Influence on the English Court Masque.” The Modern Language Review 100, Supplement (2005): 75-90.
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_____. “The Old Measures and the Inns of Court: A Note.” Historical Dance 3, no. 3 (1994): 24.
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_____. “Competitive Capers: Gender, Gentility, and Dancing in Early Modern England.” In The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Competition, edited by Sherril Dodd, pp. 66-86. Oxford University Press, 2018.
_____. “Discourteous Courtesies and Irreverent Reverences: Rethinking the Renaissance Bow.” In Dance Studies Association Conference Proceedings (5-8 July 2018), compiled by Courtney Harris, pp. 211-219. Dance Studies Association, 2018.
_____. “‘Performing’ Gender and Status on the Dance Floor in Early Modern England.” In Worth and Repute: Valuing Gender in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe (Essays in Honour of Barbara Todd), edited by Kim Kippen and Lori Woods, pp. 449-472. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2011.
_____. “Reformation and Revelry: The Practices and Politics of Dancing in Early Modern England, c.1550-c.1640.“ PhD diss., University of Toronto, 2012.
_____. “Staging Dance in English Renaissance Drama.” In Proceedings of the 34th Society of Dance History Scholars Annual Conference (23-26 June 2011), compiled by Ken Pierce. Riverside, CA: Society of Dance History Scholars, 2011.
_____. “‘We’ll measure them a measure, and be gone’: Renaissance Dance Practices and Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.” Borrowers and Lenders 10, no. 2 (2017). http://www.borrowers.uga.edu/783478/show.
_____. “‘What dances shall we have?’ Assembling the Evidence of Non-Courtly Dancing in Shakespearean England.” In Dance Studies Association Conference Proceedings (19-22 October 2017), compiled by Jens Giersdorf and Kayla White, pp. 103-113. Dance Studies Association, 2017.
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_____. “Young lovers right the ship in ABT’s stormy Tempest.“ New York Post, October 31, 2013. http://nypost.com/2013/10/31/young-lovers-right-the-ship-in-abts-stormy-tempest.
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Updated February 22, 2021.