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  1. Moliere Today 1

    By Michael Spingler

    This collection focuses on Moliere's theatre as works to be performed as well as read. The essays deal in their various ways with limits which are imposed and respected or violated and broken. The question of transgression both as a subject within Moliere's plays and as a dilemma confronting...

    Published April 28th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Subversions

    By Erika Block, Gabriele Griffin, Julie Wilkinson

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 28th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Moliere Today 2

    By Michael Spingler

    The refusal on the part of academic critics to recognize the primacy of farce in Moliere's theatre is contradicted by wide spread theatrical pracitce. These essays develop the argument that Moliere needs to be rescued from the pantheon of classical literature and put back on the Pont-Neuf with the...

    Published April 28th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Spanish Theatre V 2

    By Delgado

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 6th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Spanish Theatre V 3

    By Delgado

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 6th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Moscow Performances

    The New Russian Theater 1991-1996

    By John Freedman

    The reviews and features collected in John Freedman's Moscow Performances bring to life the diversity, energy, and imagination of Russian theater as few books have done before. While focusing on the work of Moscow's leading directors - Pyotr Fomenko, Kama Ginkas, Valery Fokin, Anatoly Vasilyev,...

    Published April 6th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Black Theatre in Britain

    By Tompsett

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 6th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Gardzienice: Polish Theatre in Transition

    By Paul Allain

    In 1977, the Gardzienice Theatre Association, an experimental theatre company was founded in a tiny Polish village. By 1992 The Observer was hailing "Brilliant Gardzienice...and orgy of joy, anguish, prayer and lamentation performed in candlelight with hurtling energy and at breakneck speed......

    Published February 24th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Polish Romantic Drama

    Three Plays in English Translation

    Edited by Harold B. Segel

    This is the first volume in English to be devoted entirely to Polish Romantic drama. It contains translations of three major plays: Forefathers; Eve, Part III, by Adam Mickiewics; The Un-Divine Comedy by Zygmunt Krasinski; and Fantazy by Juliusz Slowacki. In his highly informative introduction,...

    Published October 28th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Russian Comedy of the Nikolaian Rea

    Edited by Laurence Senelick

    These four Russian comedies were written during the reign of Nicholas I, a period of considerable repression and censorship. They represent the most popular genres of the period. Lensky's Her First Night was an immensely popular vaudeville which held the stage for years; Kozma Prutkov's Fantasy is...

    Published October 28th 1997 by Routledge