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Miracle Play

  A Miracle Play is a form of medieval European religious drama, retelling Bible stories or events in a saint\'s life (hence miracle). Often, and confusingly, the phrase has been used as synonymous with Mystery play: miracle refers to the content of a play and mystery to the organization responsible for staging a play. TRG SS

See also morality play.Further reading Richard Southern, The Seven Ages of the Theatre; , W. Tydeman, The Theatre in the Middle Ages.



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