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Visuality in the Theatre: The Locus of Looking

This book presents an exploration of the under-explored terrain of visuality, demonstrating the use...

Get Real: Documentary Theatre Past and Present: Documentary Theatre Past and Present

Over the past two decades, theatre practitioners across the West have turned to documentary modes of...

Fair Play: Art, Performance and Neoliberalism

This book asks what is the quality of participation in contemporary art and performance? Has it been...

Against Theatre: Creative Destructions on the Modernist Stage

Against Theatre

Creative Destructions on the Modernist Stage


Against Theatre shows that the most prominent writers of modern drama shared a radical rejection of...

Women in Irish Drama: A Century of Authorship and Representation

Women in Irish Drama

A Century of Authorship and Representation


Featuring original essays by leading scholars in the field, this book explores the immense legacy of...

Contesting Performance: Global Sites of Research

Contesting Performance

Global Sites of Research

Jon McKenzie, Heike Roms and 1 more...

Contesting Performance is a collection of essays by international scholars that addresses the...

Feminist Futures?: Theatre, Performance, Theory

This work is a timely contribution to the debates surrounding feminism, theatre and performance. The...

Staging Black Feminisms: Identity, Politics, Performance

Staging Black Feminisms

Identity, Politics, Performance


Staging Black Feminisms explores the development and principles of black British women's plays and...

Political Theatre in Post-Thatcher Britain: New Writing, 1995-2005

The 'in-yer-face' plays of the mid-1990s announced a new generation shaped by Thatcherism and...

Naming Theatre: Demonstrative Diagnosis in Performance

Naming Theatre

Demonstrative Diagnosis in Performance


Reading a range of work from the US and UK over the last two decades, this is an innovative study of...