(1) As Geoffrey O'Brien has remarked, "Thomas Kyd
's The Spanish Tragedy ...
Lukas Erne investigates the authorship of Kyd's The Tragedy of Soliman and Perseda to conclude that Thomas Kyd
was the author of one extraordinarily generative play (2001:1).
Jack, 'Thomas Kyd
and the Ur-Hamlet', Publication of the Modern Languages Association, 20 (1905), 729-48; John W Cunliffe, 'Nash and the Earlier Hamlet', Publication of the Modern Languages Association, 21 (1906), 193-99 (p.
Kline's "The Circulation of the Letter in Kyd's The Spanish Tragedy" (1592) tries to open "Thomas Kyd
's play to a deconstructive reading," that is, through "Derrida's reading of Lacan" (229).
, the playwright of genius who wrote The Spanish Tragedy and shared a room in Shoreditch with Marlowe, reported under torture that blasphemous pages discovered in his possession actually belonged to Marlowe.
's The Spanish Tragedy features as many murders as any Wes Craven film.
First performed in 1585, Thomas Kyd
's The Spanish Tragedy is usually credited with establishing the hugely popular--but often morally ambiguous--conventions of revenge drama.
Last fall I directed a staged reading of Thomas Kyd
's The Spanish Tragedy that made a point of foregrounding sound.
As a test case, Craig has been studying a collection of scenes that were added by an anonymous author in 1602 to a play called The Spanish Tragedy, after its author, Thomas Kyd
, was already dead.
, author of The Spanish Tragedy, the subject of an anonymous charge, was arrested and tortured under the auspices of the Privy Council in 1593, on suspicion of treasonable activity.
Others are represented by administrations only; for example, Thomas Kyd
(1594), James Burbage (1597), John Dutton (1614), and Ben Jonson (1637).