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  • Postcolonial Plays

    An Anthology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Gilbert

    This collection of contemporary postcolonial plays demonstrates the extraordinary vitality of a body of work that is currently influencing the shape of contemporary world theatre. This anthology encompasses both internationally admired 'classics' and previously unpublished texts, all dealing with…

    Paperback – 2001-04-19
    Routledge

  • Your Murderer

    1st Edition

    By Vassily Aksyonov

    Edited by Daniel Gerould, Jadwiga Kosicka

    From Russia comes this ironic, satirical, multi-layered, modern pop-art parable by Vassily Aksyonov. Your Murderer is a richly grotesque hodgepodge of different linguistic levels that defies all rules and mixes a powerful cocktail out of traditional slogans, invented obscentities, foreign words and…

    Hardback – 2000-10-31
    Routledge

  • The Mannequins' Ball

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Gerould, Bruno Jaslenski

    This play, by Futurist poet Bruno Jasienski, is an outstanding example of the joining of left-wing politics and avant-garde interest in human mechanization that characterized the experimental theatre of Poland in the inter-war years. Stalinism and the purges cut short Jasienski's career and…

    Hardback – 2000-03-09
    Routledge

  • Simpleton The

    1st Edition

    By Sergei Kokovkin

    Edited by John Freedman

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2000-02-23
    Routledge

  • Brecht Sourcebook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henry Bial, Carol Martin

    Bertolt Brecht is one of the most prolific and influential writer-directors of the twentieth century. This fascinating anthology brings together in one volume many of the most important articles written about Brecht between 1957 and 1997. The collection explores a wide range of viewpoints about…

    Paperback – 1999-12-16
    Routledge
    Worlds of Performance

  • Two Plays by Olga Mukhina

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Freedman, John Freedman

    Olga Mukhina is one of the most talented, young playwrights in Russia. Born in Moscow in 1970, she has already garnered enviable praise from critics and audiences throughout Russia and Europe since her first play, Tanya-Tanya, was performed in 1996. Tanya-Tanya is an atmospheric, poetic tale that…

    Paperback – 1999-01-26
    Routledge

  • Lyric Incarnate

    The dramas of Aleksandr Blok, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Westphalen

    Lyric Incarnate examines the plays of Aleksandr Blok, the pre-eminent poet of Russian Symbolism and one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century. Blok's plays have received less attention than his poetry in the West, and this book is the first and only English-language monograph devoted to…

    Paperback – 1998-07-28
    Routledge

  • The Italian Commedia and Please be Gentle

    1st Edition

    By David Griffiths

    Focusing on Commedia Dell'Arte, this work provides a historical and critical commentary of the Commedia. It highlights common factors between this genre and that of the Japanese Noh theatre. The author proposes six similarities: characters familiar to their audience and masked, minimal properties…

    Paperback – 1998-05-13
    Routledge

  • The Trap

    1st Edition

    By Tadeusz Rosewicz

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1998-02-09
    Routledge

  • Smoke & Moby Dick

    1st Edition

    By Wooden

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-12-23
    Routledge

  • Farewell in June

    1st Edition

    By Aleksandr Vampilov

    Edited by A. Law

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-09-08
    Routledge

  • The Elder Son

    1st Edition

    By Aleksandr Vampilov

    Edited by A. Law

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-09-08
    Routledge

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