Experimental Irish Theatre

Experimental Irish Theatre
Author : I. Walsh
Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 202
Release : 2012-03-13
ISBN 10 : 9781137001368
ISBN 13 : 1137001364
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Experimental Irish Theatre Book Description:

This book examines experimental Irish theatre that ran counter to the naturalistic 'peasant' drama synonymous with Irish playwriting. Focusing on four marginalised playwrights after Yeats, it charts a tradition linking the experimentation of the early Irish theatre movement with the innovation of contemporary Irish and international drama.


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