Readership: Students and scholars of French culture, French history, eighteenth-century opera, musicology, and cultural policy studies.
Mark Darlow, Senior Lecturer in French, University of Cambridge
Mark Darlow is Senior Lecturer in French at the University of Cambridge and was previously Lecturer at the University of Nottingham. He studied at the University of Kent at Canterbury and the Ecole normale supérieure, Paris.
Sigla and Abbreviations
Note on Abbreviations
Chapter 1: The outlook in 1789
Chapter 2: From crown to town: Governance of the Opéra, March 1789 - April 1790
Chapter 3: Control by the Municipality: April 1790-April 1792
Chapter 4: The Opéra during the Terror
Chapter 5: Finances and repertory
Chapter 6 : Tragedy and serious works
Chapter 7: Comic and mixed works
Chapter 8: Republican repertory (1792-1794)