Australian Drama Books
Books con argomento Australian Drama
Australian Plays for the Colonial Stage, 1834-1899
Fotheringham Richard (EDT)
Turner Angela (EDT)
edizioni Paul & Co Pub Consortium collana Paul & Co Pub Consortium (Paperback) , 2006
From the mid-1830s until the end of the nineteenth century hundreds of plays were written and staged in the Australian colonies. The first known of these, Henry Melville's The Bushrangers, was performed by a mixed amateur and professional cast at Hobart's Argyle Assembly Rooms on 29 May 1834. By the end of the century...
edizioni Paul & Co Pub Consortium collana Paul & Co Pub Consortium (Paperback)
Casey (theater and drama, U. of Queensland, Australia) offers a social and cultural history of indigenous theater in Australia from the 1970s to 1997, an era famed by public reception of Kevin Gilbert's The Cherry Pickers and the Festival of the Dreaming, produced by the Sydney Organising Committee of the Olympic Games....