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1. Directed by Ryan Murphy, Episode 20 of Season 1 aired on May 25, 2010.

2. “Theaticality,” Oxford Living Dictionary, https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/theatricality.

3. Theatricality,” Oxford English Dictionary, Compact Edition (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1971), 3280.

4. Barish, Jonas, The Anti-Theatrical Prejudice (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1981).

5. Voskuil, Lynn, Acting Naturally: Victorian Theatricality and Authenticity (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2004), 3.

6. Davis, Tracy C. and Postlewait, Thomas, “Theatricality: an Introduction,” in Theatricality, ed. Davis, Tracy C. and Postlewait, Thomas (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), 1.

7. Fischer-Lichte, Erika, “Theatricality: A Key Concept in Theatre and Cultural Studies,” Theatre Research International 20. no. 2 (1999): 85118, 88.

8. Reinelt, Janelle, “The Politics of Discourse: Performativity Meets Theatricality,” SubStance 31. no. 2–3 (2002): 201–15, 206.

9. Palmer, Beth, “Introduction: Theatricality and Performance in Victorian Literature and Culture,” Victorian Network 3, no. 2 (2011): 16, 1.

10. Vlock, Deborah, Dickens, Novel Reading, and the Victorian Popular Theatre (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998), 67.

11. Weltman, Sharon Aronofsky, Performing the Victorian: John Ruskin and Identity in Theater, Science, and Education (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2007), 9.

12. Levine, George, The Realistic Imagination: English Fiction from Frankenstein to Lady Chatterley (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981), 79.

13. Litvak, Joseph, Caught in the Act: Theatricality in the Nineteenth-Century English Novel (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1992), x.

14. Dickens, Charles, Oliver Twist, ed. Kaplan, Fred (New York: W. W. Norton, 1993), 6970.

15. Almar, George, Oliver Twist: A Serio-Comic Burletta, in Four Acts. French's Standard Drama. No. 228 (New York: Samuel French, 1864?), 1112.

16. Dickens, Oliver Twist, 118.

17. Dickens, Mamie, My Father as I Recall Him (New York: E. P. Dutton, 1900), 4950.

18. Kurnick, David, Empty Houses: Theatrical Failure and the Novel (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2011), 7.

19. Dickens, Oliver Twist, 118.

20. Dickens, Charles, The Mystery of Edwin Drood (London: Penguin, 1974), 43.

21. Mazzinghi, Joseph., “Ye shepherds tell me: a celebrated glee” (New York: Dubois and Stodart, 1823–1826).

22. Randel, Don Michael, The Harvard Dictionary of Music, ed. (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003), 353.

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