Theatre in Crisis?: Performance Manifestos for a New Century

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Maria M. Delgado, Caridad Svich
Manchester University Press, 2002 - Performing Arts - 273 pages
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A wide-ranging look at the state of contemporary theatre practice, economics, and issues related to identity, politics, and technology.
  

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This is a collection of 33 short essays and "thoughts" by theater scholars and practitioners. The stated purpose is to offer various views of contemporary theater economics, issues, and practice as ... Read full review

Contents

Theatre in crisis? Living memory in an unstable time
15
strategies concepts and working decisions
22
negotiating doubt and passion
89
Whats to be done? Theatre off the
127
theatre and the spiritual
191
Afterword
250
Select bibliography
257
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About the author (2002)

Maria M. Delgado is Reader in Drama and Theatre Arts at Queen Mary, University of London.

Caridad Svich is a member playwright of New Dramatists in New York.

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