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Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre

1st Edition

Edited by Daniel Meyer-Dinkgrafe


360 pages

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Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre is a lively and accessible biographical guide to the key figures in contemporary drama. All who enjoy the theatre will find their pleasure enhanced and their knowledge extended by this fascinating work of reference. Its distinctive blend of information, analysis and anecdote makes for entertaining and enlightening reading. Hugely influential innovators, household names, and a whole host of less familiar, international figures - all have their lives and careers illuminated by the clear and succinct entries. All professions associated with the theatre are represented here - actors and directors, playwrights and designers. By virtue of the broad range of its coverage, Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre offers a unique insight into the rich diversity of international drama today.

About the Editor

Daniel Meyer-Dinkgräfe is a lecturer in the department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies in the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. He is the author of Consciousness and the Actor (Peter Lang, 1996).

About the Series

Who's Who

Accessible, authoritative and enlightening, these are the definitive biographical guides to a diverse range of subjects drawn from literature and the arts, history and politics, religion and mythology.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
DRAMA / General
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / General
REFERENCE / Directories