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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Taming of the Shrew (Routledge Revivals)

    A Comparative Study of Oral and Literary Versions

    By Jan Harold Brunvand

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew has succeeded in surviving in contemporary culture, and has even managed to penetrate to the most modern media of mass communications. This book, first published in 1991, examines some of the different literary and oral versions of The Taming of the...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Designers' Shakespeare

    Edited by John Russell Brown, Stephen Di Benedetto

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nineteenth Century British Theatre

    Edited by Kenneth Richards, Peter Thomson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre

    Originally published in 1971. Nineteenth-century theatre in England has been greatly neglected, although serious study would reveal that the roots of much modern drama are to be found in the experiments and extravagancies of the nineteenth-century stage. The essays collected here cover a range of...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Victorian Spectacular Theatre 1850-1910

    By Michael R. Booth

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre

    Originally published in 1981. This study concentrates on one aspect of Victorian theatre production in the second half of the nineteenth century – the spectacular, which came to dominate certain kinds of production during that period. A remarkably consistent style, it was used for a variety of...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. English Theatre in Transition 1881-1914

    By James Woodfield

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Victorian Theatre

    Originally published in 1984. The turn of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries was a time of considerable change in the English theatre. Victorian attitudes were shocked or shattered by the new drama of Ibsen; the major figure of George Bernard Shaw dominated the period; theatre censorship was...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Shakespeare on Theatre

    A Critical Look at His Theories and Practices

    By Robert Cohen

    In Shakespeare on Theatre, master acting teacher Robert Cohen brilliantly scrutinises Shakespeare's implicit theories of acting, paying close attention to the plays themselves and providing a wealth of fascinating historical evidence. What he finds will surprise scholars and actors alike – that...

    To Be Published September 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, and Civic Life

    The Boundaries of Civic Space

    Edited by Silvia Bigliazzi, Lisanna Calvi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

    This volume introduces ‘civic Shakespeare’ as a new and complex category entailing the dynamic relation between the individual and the community on issues of authority, liberty, and cultural production. It investigates civic Shakespeare through Romeo and Juliet as a case study for an interrogation...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Theatrical Unrest

    Nine Riots in the History of the Stage, 1601-2004

    By Sean McEvoy

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Shakespeare, Performance and the Archive

    By Barbara Hodgdon

    Shakespeare, Performance and the Archive is a ground-breaking and movingly written exploration of what remains when actors evacuate the space and time of performance. An analysis of ‘leftovers’, it moves between tracking the politics of what is consciously archived and the politics of visible and...

    To Be Published November 27th 2015 by Routledge

Recently Published Books

  1. Shakespearean Criticism
    Edited by Various
    Published April 2nd 2015
  2. Henry IV, Parts I and II: Critical Essays
    Edited by David Bevington
    Published April 2nd 2015
  3. Richard II: Critical Essays
    Edited by Jeanne T. Newlin
    Published April 2nd 2015
  4. Romeo and Juliet: Critical Essays
    Edited by John F. Andrews
    Published April 2nd 2015
  5. Titus Andronicus: Critical Essays
    Edited by Philip C. Kolin
    Published April 2nd 2015

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