A Concise Companion to Contemporary British and Irish Drama PDF ePub eBook

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A Concise Companion to Contemporary British and Irish Drama free pdf Focusing on major and emerging playwrights, institutions, and various theatre practices this Concise Companion examines the key issues in British and Irish theatre since 1979. Written by leading international scholars in the field, this collection offers new ways of thinking about the social, political, and cultural contexts within which specific aspects of British and Irish theatre have emerged and explores the relationship between these contexts and the works produced. It investigates why particular issues and practices have emerged as significant in the theatre of this period.

About Nadine Holdsworth

Nadine Holdsworth is Professor of Theatre andPerformance Studies at the University of Warwick. She has publishedwidely on twentieth and twenty-first century British theatre and isthe author of Joan Littlewood's Theatre (CambridgeUniversity Press, 2011), Theatre


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Author : Nadine Holdsworth
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 10 May 2013
ISBN : 1118492137
EAN : 9781118492130
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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