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Forthcoming Drama by Period - 20th Century to Present Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Lovesick

    Modernist Plays of Same-Sex Love, 1894-1925

    Edited by Laurence Senelick

    This volume makes available an international collection of plays, from Britain, the US, Germany, France and Russia, providing an essential and fascinating resource for anyone interested in the theatre culture of this period. Lovesick brings together six plays, each with individual introductions,...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. A Dream

    By Felicja Kruszewska

    Edited by Jadwiga Kosicka

    The translation of Felicja Kruszewska's A Dream introduces a major play by a twentieth-century female playwright to the English-speaking world. On March 7, 1927 A Dream - a large-scale expressionistic drama by an unknown poet - burst on the Polish theatrical scene in a dazzling debut production by...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Global Insights on Theatre Censorship

    Edited by Catherine O'Leary, Diego Santos Sánchez, Michael Thompson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Theatre has always been subject to a wide range of social, political, moral, and doctrinal controls, with authorities and social groups imposing constraints on scripts, venues, staging, acting, and reception. Focusing on a range of countries and political regimes, this book examines the many forms...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nikolai Demidov

    By Nikolai Demidov

    Edited by Andrei Malaev-Babel

    At the time of his death, Stanislavsky considered Nikolai Demidov to be ‘his only student, who understands the System’. Demidov’s incredibly forward-thinking processes not only continued his teacher’s pioneering work, but also solved the problems of an actor’s creativity that Stanislavsky never...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Stages of Engagement

    U.S. Theatre and Performance 1898-1949

    By Joshua Polster

    US Theatre and Performance from 1898 to 1949 is a compelling and wonderfully varied account of the relationship between theatre in the United States and the social, cultural and political forces that shaped it during one of the most formative periods in the nation’s history. Joshua Polster...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Rooms in Dramatic Realism

    By Fred Miller Robinson

    Dramatic Realism, since its birth in the hectic late years of the nineteenth century, gave theatrical and thematic energy to the interaction between a play’s text and the way that it looked on the stage. Characters began to find themselves in rooms and settings that played an active and changing...

    To Be Published December 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Drama Anthology

    Modernism to Contemporary Performance, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Maggie B. Gale, John F. Deeney

    To Be Published January 7th 2016 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Anthology of US Drama: 1898-1949

    Edited by Joshua Polster

    The first half of the Twentieth Century was a vibrant period for American theatre and performance. As the U.S.A. emerged as a significant military, economic, political and cultural power, so its theatre began to distinguish itself from the prevailing European model. The plays and dramatic texts&...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  9. A Critical Companion to Lynn Nottage

    Edited by Jocelyn Buckner, Aimee Zygmonski

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Theatre, Exhibition, and Curation

    Displayed and Performed

    By Georgina Guy

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Examining the artistic, intellectual, and social life of performance, this book interrogates Theatre and Performance Studies through the lens of display and modern visual art. Moving beyond the exhibition of art, as well as re-enactment in gallery contexts, Guy book articulates an emerging field of...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge