The World of Theatre: Edition 2000 (Hardback) book cover

The World of Theatre

Edition 2000

Edited by Ian Herbert, Nicole Leclercq

© 2000 – Routledge

326 pages

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Hardback: 9780415238663
pub: 2000-07-06
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The World of Theatre is an on-the-spot account of current theatre activity across six continents. The year 2000 edition covers the three seasons from 1996-97 to 1998-99, in over sixty countries - more than ever before. The content of the book is as varied as the theatre scene it describes, from magisterial round-ups by leading critics in Europe (Peter Hepple of The Stage) and North America (Jim O'Quinn of American Theatre) to what are sometimes literally war-torn countries such as Iran or Sierra Leone.


'Coverage is indeed global, and the volume's 272 text pages include more information than any other single source on theatrical activities from Argentina to Wales.'- Theatre Notebook

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / General