The Resource Modern British playwriting : the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations, Chris Megson

Modern British playwriting : the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations, Chris Megson

Label
Modern British playwriting : the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations
Title
Modern British playwriting
Title remainder
the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations
Statement of responsibility
Chris Megson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Essential for students of Theatre Studies, this series of six decadal volumes provides a critical survey and reassessment of the theatre produced in each decade from the 1950s to the present. Each volume equips readers with an understanding of the context from which work emerged, a detailed overview of the range of theatrical activity and a close study of the work of four of the major playwrights by a team of leading scholars. Chris Megson's comprehensive survey of the theatre of the 1970s examines the work of four playwrights who came to promience in the decade and whose work remains undimini
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Megson, Christopher
Dewey number
822.91409
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR736
LC item number
.M44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Methuen drama
  • Decades
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Caryl
  • Hare, David
  • Brenton, Howard
  • Edgar, David
  • English drama
Label
Modern British playwriting : the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations, Chris Megson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; General Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Living in the 1970s; Domestic life; Society; Culture; Media; Science, technology and industry; Political events; 1 Theatre in the 1970s; The political context; Alternative theatre; Playwriting and politics; Funding; Flagship theatres; National and international contexts; Conclusion; 2 Introducing the Playwrights; Caryl Churchill; David Hare; Howard Brenton; David Edgar; 3 Playwrights and Plays; Caryl Churchill; Introduction; Owners; Vinegar Tom; Cloud Nine; Conclusion; David Hare; Introduction; Slag; Fanshen
  • 'The Play is in the Air'Plenty; Conclusion; Howard Brenton; Introduction; Brenton's bag; 'The View'; The bear pit; David Edgar; Introduction; Destiny; The Jail Diary of Albie Sachs; Mary Barnes; Conclusion; 4 Documents; James Aubrey; Howard Barker; Ian Blower; Howard Brenton; David Edgar; David Gant; Tim Hardy; Barry Kyle; Peter McEnery; Ian McNeice; Ann Mitchell; Di Seymour; Mary Sheen; Kit Surrey; A final word . . .; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Notes on Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408177891
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000087988
  • (EBL)1635439
  • (SSID)ssj0001164109
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11644736
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001164109
  • (PQKBWorkID)11181734
  • (PQKB)10086893
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1635439
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000087988
Label
Modern British playwriting : the 1970s : voices, documents, new interpretations, Chris Megson
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; General Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Living in the 1970s; Domestic life; Society; Culture; Media; Science, technology and industry; Political events; 1 Theatre in the 1970s; The political context; Alternative theatre; Playwriting and politics; Funding; Flagship theatres; National and international contexts; Conclusion; 2 Introducing the Playwrights; Caryl Churchill; David Hare; Howard Brenton; David Edgar; 3 Playwrights and Plays; Caryl Churchill; Introduction; Owners; Vinegar Tom; Cloud Nine; Conclusion; David Hare; Introduction; Slag; Fanshen
  • 'The Play is in the Air'Plenty; Conclusion; Howard Brenton; Introduction; Brenton's bag; 'The View'; The bear pit; David Edgar; Introduction; Destiny; The Jail Diary of Albie Sachs; Mary Barnes; Conclusion; 4 Documents; James Aubrey; Howard Barker; Ian Blower; Howard Brenton; David Edgar; David Gant; Tim Hardy; Barry Kyle; Peter McEnery; Ian McNeice; Ann Mitchell; Di Seymour; Mary Sheen; Kit Surrey; A final word . . .; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Notes on Contributors
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (312 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408177891
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000087988
  • (EBL)1635439
  • (SSID)ssj0001164109
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11644736
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001164109
  • (PQKBWorkID)11181734
  • (PQKB)10086893
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1635439
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000087988

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