Books tagged: Drama

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Essays on George F. Walker

By Chris Johnson

From his plundering of elements from B-movies and melodrama in early plays like Zastrozzi and Beyond Mozambique to the uneasy satire and the class politics of the East End and the Power plays, and now most recently in the shape of “Suburban Motel,” a cycle of six new plays, ... Read more

Feminist Theatre and Performance

Edited by Susan Bennett

Critical Perspectives on Canadian Theatre in English sets out to make the best critical and scholarly work in the field readily available. The series publishes the work of scholars and critics who have traced the coming-into-prominence of a vibrant theatrical community in English ... Read more

Fronteras Vivientes

Edited by Natalie Alvarez

This book is the first to showcase the work of established and emerging Latina/o playwrights in Canada, charting the range and depth of Latina?/o Canadian theatre—its radical experimentations with form; its unflinching forays into histories of conquest, political oppression, ... Read more

George F. Walker

Edited by Harry Lane

Critical Perspectives on Canadian Theatre in English sets out to make the best critical and scholarly work in the field readily available. The series publishes the work of scholars and critics who have traced the coming-into-prominence of a vibrant theatrical community in English ... Read more

How to Play

By Gerald Parker

Placing James Reaney`s work in a national and international context, this sensitive critical examination discusses Reaney`s own vision of what theatre is and considers individual plays with emphasis on the playwright`s passion for the geography and people of Southwestern Ontario. ... Read more

Ignite

By Heather Fitzsimmons-Frey

A groundbreaking new collection, Ignite: Illuminating Theatre for Young People gathers three plays for young audiences that feature “messy” and complicated creation processes: The Middle Place by Andrew Kushnir, verbatim theatre created from interview transcripts with shelter ... Read more

Investigating Sherlock

By Nikki Stafford

 

An “intelligent and lively” companion to the hit BBC show starring Benedict Cumberbatch (Publishers Weekly)

“One of the best-researched books out there on the BBC Show, with great interviews of the show’s creators and primary actors. ” — GeekDad

He’s been depicted ... Read more

James Reaney on the Grid

By Stan Dragland

A deep dive into the influences, patterns and structures that underscore the foundation of the literary works of James Reaney, whose poems and plays marry myth and metaphor with a regional, rural sensibility.