• The Volksbuhne Movement: A History book cover

    The Volksbuhne Movement

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Cecil Davies

    This publication is the first comprehensive account in English of the history of the Freie Volksb^D"hne, founded in Berlin in 1890 through the interaction of Social Democracy and Theatrical Naturalism. Cecil Davies details the nationwide growth of the Volksb^D"hne Movement during the 1920s through…

    Hardback – 2000-08-08

  • The World of Theatre: Edition 2000 book cover

    The World of Theatre

    Edition 2000, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Herbert, Nicole Leclercq

    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…

    Hardback – 2000-07-06

  • World Ency Cont Theatre V1-6 book cover

    World Ency Cont Theatre V1-6

    1st Edition

    Edited by Don Rubin

    World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (WECT) is the largest, international co-operative undertaking in the history of world theatre. In six outstanding volumes WECT documents artistic development all over the world, country by country, region by region. International and in depth, WECT's…

    Hardback – 2000-05-25

  • World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre: Volume 6: Bibliography and Cumulative Index book cover

    World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre

    Volume 6: Bibliography and Cumulative Index, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irving Brown (Consulting Bibliographer), Natasha Rappaport (Bibliographer), Don Rubin (General Editor), Rosabel Wang (Consulting Bibliographer)

    An annotated world theatre bibliography documenting significant theatre materials published world wide since 1945, plus an index to key names throughout the six volumes of the series.…

    Hardback – 2000-05-25

  • The Judaic Nature of Israeli Theatre: A Search for Identity book cover

    The Judaic Nature of Israeli Theatre

    A Search for Identity, 1st Edition

    By Dan Urian

    Theatre has, since the time of the Jewish Enlightenment, served the secular community in its conflict with the religious. This book surveys the secular-religious rift and then describes the enhanced concern of the secular community in Israel for its own Jewishness and its expression in the theatre…

    Hardback – 2000-03-28

  • African Theatre in Performance: A Festschrift in Honour of Martin Banham book cover

    African Theatre in Performance

    A Festschrift in Honour of Martin Banham, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dele Layiwola

    In this lively and varied tribute to Martin Banham, Layiwola has assembled critical commentaries and two plays which focus primarily on Nigerian theatre - both traditional and contemporary. Dele Layiwola, Dapo Adelugba and Sonny Oti trace the beginnings of the School of Drama in 1960, at the…

    Hardback – 2000-01-18

  • Eastern European Theatre After the Iron Curtain book cover

    Eastern European Theatre After the Iron Curtain

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kalina Stefanova

    An important new survey of Eastern European theater after the collapse of the Soviet Union. Explores all aspects of theater, from playwriting, directing and acting, to repertoire creation and theatre management. Uses material never previously published on theatre life during the Communist years.…

    Hardback – 2000-01-10

  • War Plays by Women: An International Anthology book cover

    War Plays by Women

    An International Anthology, 1st Edition

    By Agnes Cardinal, Elaine Turner, Claire M. Tylee

    This anthology consists of ten plays from countries involved in the First World War, including plays from Germany and France never before available in translation. Representing a range of dramatic forms, from radio play to street-epic, from comic sketch to musical, this anthology includes plays…

    Paperback – 1999-09-02

  • Demonizing the Other: Antisemitism, Racism and Xenophobia book cover

    Demonizing the Other

    Antisemitism, Racism and Xenophobia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert S. Wistrich

    At the close of the twentieth century the stereotyping and demonization of 'others', whether on religious, nationalist, racist, or political grounds, has become a burning issue. Yet comparatively little attention has been paid to how and why we fabricate images of the 'other' as an enemy or 'demon'…

    Hardback – 1999-08-19

  • A Sourcebook on African-American Performance: Plays, People, Movements book cover

    A Sourcebook on African-American Performance

    Plays, People, Movements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annemarie Bean

    A Sourcebook on African-American Performance is the first volume to consider African-American performance between and beyond the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and the New Black Renaissance of the 1990s.As with all titles in the Worlds of Performance series, the Sourcebook consists of classic…

    Paperback – 1999-04-29
    Worlds of Performance

  • Moscow Performances II: The 1996-1997 Season book cover

    Moscow Performances II

    The 1996-1997 Season, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Freedman

    This is a collection of John Freedman's reviews and articles, most originally written for the Moscow Times, in which he focuses his expert critical eye on the directors, writers and actors who held centre stage during the 1996-97 theatre season in Moscow. The book looks at the debut of promising…

    Paperback – 1999-01-26

  • New Sites For Shakespeare: Theatre, the Audience, and Asia book cover

    New Sites For Shakespeare

    Theatre, the Audience, and Asia, 1st Edition

    By John Russell Brown

    In the course of exploring the theatrical cultures of South and East Asia, eminent Shakespeareanist John Russell Brown developed some remarkable theories about the nature of performance, the state of Western 'Theatre' today, and the future potential of Shakespeare's plays. In New Sites for…

    Paperback – 1998-12-10

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