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Contemporary British Drama.

By: Lane, David.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature: Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (241 p.).ISBN: 9780748643240.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Contemporary British DramaDDC classification: 822.91409 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
COVER; Copyright; Contents; Series Preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Introduction; Chapter 1 In-Yer-Face Theatre and Legacies of the New Writing Boom; Chapter 2 Verbatim Theatre ? The Rise of a Political Voice; Chapter 3 Writing and Devising ? The Call for Collaboration; Chapter 4 Black and Asian Writers ? A Question of Representation; Chapter 5 Theatre for Young People ? Audiences of Today; Chapter 6 Adaptation and Transposition ? Reinterpreting the Past; Conclusion; Student Resources; Index
Summary: This book offers an extended analysis of writers and theatre companies in Britain since 1995, and explores them alongside recent cultural, social and political developments. Referencing well-known practitioners from modern theatre, this book is an excellent introduction to how contemporary drama is made and analysed.
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COVER; Copyright; Contents; Series Preface; Acknowledgements; Chronology; Introduction; Chapter 1 In-Yer-Face Theatre and Legacies of the New Writing Boom; Chapter 2 Verbatim Theatre ? The Rise of a Political Voice; Chapter 3 Writing and Devising ? The Call for Collaboration; Chapter 4 Black and Asian Writers ? A Question of Representation; Chapter 5 Theatre for Young People ? Audiences of Today; Chapter 6 Adaptation and Transposition ? Reinterpreting the Past; Conclusion; Student Resources; Index

This book offers an extended analysis of writers and theatre companies in Britain since 1995, and explores them alongside recent cultural, social and political developments. Referencing well-known practitioners from modern theatre, this book is an excellent introduction to how contemporary drama is made and analysed.

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