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Forthcoming History of Drama Books

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  1. Anton Chekhov at the Moscow Art Theatre

    Illustrations of the Original Productions

    Edited by and translated by Vera Gottlieb

    The Moscow Art Theatre is still recognized as having more impact on modern theatre than any company in the world. This lavishly illustrated and beautifully produced facsimile edition of a Russian journal from 1914 documents, photographically, the premieres of all of Anton Chekhov's plays produced...

    To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Representing China on the Historical London Stage

    From Orientalism to Intercultural Performance

    By Dongshin Chang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    This book explores a selection of dramatic works and theatrical productions from the historical London stage — the late seventeenth to the early twentieth century — that dramatized China. Examining the themes of racial representation, geo-political dynamics, cultural memory, and national identity,...

    To Be Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Anger and After (Routledge Revivals)

    A Guide to the New British Drama

    By John Russell Taylor

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    When it was first published in 1962, Anger and After was the first comprehensive study of the dramatic movement which began in 1956 with the staging of John Osborne’s Look Back in Anger and has since brought forward such dramatists as Brendan Behan, Harold Pinter, N. F. Simpson, John Arden and...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Dramatic Spaces

    Scenography and Spectatorial Perceptions

    By Jennifer Low

    Dramatic Spaces explores the effect of traditional theatrical design on the ways in which drama is understood and interpreted. By marrying theater history with literary analysis, and charting subtle shifts in the role of the audience over time, Jennifer Low shows the rich dimensions that can be...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

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