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Anger and After (Routledge Revivals): A Guide to the New British Drama

by John Russell Taylor

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...

The Second Wave (Routledge Revivals): British Drama for the Seventies

by John Russell Taylor

In the 1970s the revolution that had swept the British theatre in the 1950s had already become accepted as the new establishment. Areas that had been previously regarded as remote ideals - including permanent...

New Playwriting Strategies: A Language-Based Approach to Playwriting

by Paul C. Castagno

New Playwriting Strategies offers a fresh and dynamic approach to playwriting that will be welcomed by teachers and aspiring playwrights alike.

Who Keeps the Score on the London Stages?

by Kalina Stefanova

How does one become a theater critic in London?

What do the theater critics think of their profession?

How are they judged by those they critique?

What do both critics and theatre-makers think of their mutual...

Your Murderer

by Vassily Aksyonov, Daniel Gerould & Jadwiga Kosicka

From Russia comes this ironic, satirical, multi-layered, modern pop-art parable by Vassily Aksyonov. Your Murderer is a richly grotesque hodgepodge of different linguistic levels that defies all rules and mixes...

The Volksbuhne Movement: A History

by Cecil Davies

This publication is the first comprehensive account in English of the history of the Freie Volksb^D"hne, founded in Berlin in 1890 through the interaction of Social Democracy and Theatrical Naturalism. Cecil...

The Judaic Nature of Israeli Theatre: A Search for Identity

by Dan Urian

Theatre has, since the time of the Jewish Enlightenment, served the secular community in its conflict with the religious. This book surveys the secular-religious rift and then describes the enhanced concern...

Plautus in Performance: The Theatre of the Mind

by Niall W. Slater

Plautus was Ancient Rome's greatest comic playwright, Shakespeare drew heavily on his plots, and his legacy is prevalent throughout modern drama. In this expanded edition of his successful book, one of America's...

Edward Bond: Letters 4

by Ian Stuart

Edward Bond Letters, Volume IV, focuses on four significant areas of Edward Bond's work: education, imagination and the child; theatre-in-education; At the Inland Sea; language and imagery. The letters represent...

Presence & Pre-Express 2

by Yarrow

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Venue 2

by Brenkman

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

Augustine (Big Hysteria)

by Anna Furse

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


by Jenny Pattrick

A lively, unconventional love story set amid real figures from nineteenth-century theatre, from the author of the best-selling The Denniston Rose.The little French girl, Lily Alouette, was singing and dancing...

Changing the Performance: A Companion Guide to Arts, Business and Civic Engagement

by Julia Rowntree

A result of many years of research and practice, Changing the Performance is a book about the arts and about business, and the interplay between the two. Julia Rowntree gives a fascinating account of her experiences...

Off Nevsky Prospekt: St Petersburg's Theatre Studios in the 1980s and 1990s

by Elena Markova

Off Nevsky Prospekt is the first study to be published in English of the exceptionally rich and diverse theatre studio movement which has flourished in St Petersburg during the 1980s and '90s.

Professor Markova...

Touchstones: A Memoir

by James McNeish

A memoir that is at once a self-portrait, a hymn to a vanishing New Zealand, and a record of a varied cast of influential people. A young man leaves home a deckhand on a Norwegian freighter, to travel the world....

The Devil's Charter

by Barnabe Barnes

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Cut of Men's Clothes: 1600-1900

by Norah Waugh

This book traces the evolution of the style of men's dress through a sequence of diagrams accurately scaled down from patterns of actual garments, many of them rare museum specimens. The plates have been selected...

A Chekhov Quartet

by Vera Gottlieb

First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Performance: A Critical Introduction

by Marvin Carlson

This comprehensively revised, illustrated edition discusses recent performance work and takes into consideration changes that have taken place since the book's original publication in 1996. Marvin Carlson guides...