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Jacobean

1. History characteristic of or relating to James I (1566--1625) of England or to the period of his rule (1603--25)
2. denoting, relating to, or having the style of architecture used in England during this period, characterized by a combination of late Gothic and Palladian motifs
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a) The cultural revitalization of the Camino itself, so that cultural activities do not focus only on the Jacobean years but are permanent.
He simultaneously asks: "is it possible to determine why the senses and the city became significantly entwined in dramatic performance during the particular historical context of Jacobean urban development?
Dame Emma |Kirkby, an expert on the 400-yearold songs of the Elizabethan and Jacobean era, who performed at Huddersfield University
Yet in his persuasive Environmental Degradation in Jacobean Drama, Bruce Boehrer argues that Jacobean dramatists (c.
Jacobean was a fast-finishing second in a strong maiden at the Curragh first time out.
Actress Eileen Atkins returns to the RSC after a break of 17 years to play Elizabeth Sawyer in The Witch of |Edmonton, a rarely-performed Jacobean domestic tragedy
Betfred, bet365 and Coral reacted by shortening Elm Park to 15-8, while Jacobean was last night the general 7-2 second favourite and Aloft a best-priced 12-1 shot with Coral (from 25).
In response to this, Edward Chaney and Timothy Wilks look to the travellers of the early 17th century and see the curtain coming up on a new kind of travel, 'a Jacobean reconnaissance of Catholic Europe'.
The actor Zoe Wanamaker-daughter of Sam-who is honorary president of Shakespeare's Globe, said, "The indoor Jacobean theatre is a vitally important contribution to the Globe project.
Shakespeare, Politics, and Italy: Intertextuality on the Jacobean Stage.
THE top five cheap days out in Birmingham, according to the Mail's family expert Graham Young: Aston Hall The 400-year-old Grade 1 listed Jacobean masterpiece is steeped in military, political and industrial history.
But Malfi isn't a typical Jacobean tragedy, Berger says, particularly in the complexity of its love story and the conflicted nature of its main killer, the ambitious noble Bosola (the assassin charged with eliminating the duchess and her lover).