Australian Theatre after the New Wave

Policy, Subsidy and the Alternative Artist

Julian Meyrick, Flinders University

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€79,00
$91.00
ISBN13: 
9789004339880
E-ISBN: 
9789004339897
Publication Date: 
October 2017
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Paperback
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Approx. 270 pp. 10 ill.
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0921-2531
Volume: 
17

Adrian Kiernander

This book about the work of actor director John Bell is essential reading for anyone interested in Australian theatre and in Shakespearean performance. Adrian Kiernander lucidly explains how, for over five decades, Bell has revived and reinvented theatre in Australia with his interpretations of...
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Volume: 
16
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042039339
E-ISBN: 
9789401212151
Publication date: 
February 2015
€59,00
$75.00

Edited by Richard Fotheringham and James Smith

Whether catching Australian theatre during the 2000s or catching up now, this volume provides the reader with an overview of the decade. It reveals how Australian theatre continues to reflect the major political and social concerns of our time. Each contribution explores an important area of...
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042037526
Publication date: 
January 2013
€62,00
$78.00

Margaret Hamilton

Transfigured Stages: Major Practitioners and Theatre Aesthetics in Australia captures the excitement of a key period in the emergence of postdramatic theatre in Australia in the 1980s and 1990s. It is the first book to discuss work by The Sydney Front (1986 – 1993) and Open City (1987 – ), and...
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033566
Publication date: 
January 2011
€63,00
$80.00

Denise Varney

Radical Visions 1968-2008: The Impact of the Sixties on Australian Drama is about a generation of Australian playwrights who came of age in the sixties. This important book shows how international trends in youth radicalism and cultural change at the time contributed to the rise of interest in...
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042033542
Publication date: 
January 2011
€78,00
$97.00

Edited by Anne Pender and Susan Lever

Nick Enright (1950-2003) was one of Australia’s most significant and successful playwrights. As a writer, director, actor and teacher he influenced theatre in Australia for thirty years. Enright wrote more than fifty plays for the stage, film, television and radio, translated and adapted more,...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042024601
Publication date: 
January 2008
€36,60
$46.20
€61,00
$77.00

Jonathan Bollen, Adrian Kiernander and Bruce Parr

How are masculinities enacted in Australian theatre? How do Australian playwrights depict masculinities in the present and the past, in the bush and on the beach, in the city and in the suburbs? How do Australian plays dramatise gender issues like father-son relations, romance and intimacy,...
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023574
Publication date: 
January 2008
€40,20
$49.20
€67,00
$82.00

Geoffrey Milne

Theatre Australia (Un)limited tells a truly national story of the structures of post-war Australian theatre: its artists, companies, financial and policy underpinnings. It gives an inclusive analysis of three ‘waves’ of Australian theatrical activity after 1953, and the types of organisations...
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042009301
Publication date: 
January 2004
€123,00
$151.00

Edited by Elizabeth Schafer and Susan Bradley Smith

Playing Australia explores the insights and challenges that Australian theatre can offer the international theatre community. Collectively, the essays in this book ask what Australian drama is, has been, and might be, both to Australians and non-Australians, when it is performed in national and...
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Volume: 
9
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042008175
Publication date: 
January 2003
€40,20
$49.20
€67,00
$82.00

Edited by Peta Tait

Body Show/s: Australian Viewings of Live Performance asks: in what ways do physical bodies in live performance present vital and compelling expressions of ideas?...
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042014732
Publication date: 
January 2000
€36,00
$45.00

Edited by Peta Tait

Body Show/s: Australian Viewings of Live Performance asks: in what ways do physical bodies in live performance present vital and compelling expressions of ideas?...
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042014831
Publication date: 
January 2000
€90,00
$112.00

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