From Farquhar to Field Day
Three Centuries of Music and Theatre in Derry~Londonderry
Derry's cultural history is a deep one, and this new book looks at the dramatic and musical life of the county between 1678, the birth of George Farquhar, and 2001, the end of the Field Day Drama Company. Divided into ten chapters, each will focus on a particular venue where drama and music were performed. Portraits of key musicians, actors, playwrights, theatre owners and impresarios will be included, making this book an essential guide to the cultural history of Derry.
256 pages; ISBN 9780752480855
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Title: From Farquhar to Field Day
Author: Dr. Nuala McAlistair Hart