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Forthcoming History of Drama Books

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  1. Beaumarchais and the Theatre

    By William D. Howarth

    William D Howarth sets Le Mariage de Figaro and Beaumarchais's other dramatic works in the broad historical context of pre-revolutionary France, providing a unique and authoritative study of the dramatist and his plays. He presents detailed analyses of the plays themselves, discussing their...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Representing China on the Historical London Stage

    Identity, Memory, and 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 November 30th 2014 by Routledge

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