The Problem Of Theatrical Autonomy

Pub Date : 2017-02-07 | Author : Joshua Edelman | Publisher : Amsterdam University Press

ISBN 10 : 9789048530274
ISBN 13 : 904853027X

When we go to the theatre, we understand that we are doing something different. It is not just that sitting and watching others for two hours (or performing for others' gazes) is d..

New Francophone African And Caribbean Theatres

Pub Date : 2010-08-03 | Author : John Conteh-Morgan | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780253004581
ISBN 13 : 0253004586

John Conteh-Morgan explores the multiple ways in which African and Caribbean theatres have combined aesthetic, ceremonial, experimental, and avant-garde practices in order to achie..

1956 And All That

Pub Date : 2002-03-11 | Author : Dan Rebellato | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134657827
ISBN 13 : 113465782X

It is said that British Drama was shockingly lifted out of the doldrums by the 'revolutionary' appearance of John Osborne's Look Back in Anger at the Royal Court in May 1956. But h..