Contemporary Hispanic-American plays
A collection of six plays by outstanding authors who write in English but draw from their various Hispanic backgrounds.
From the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning 'night, Mother comes an unforgettable collection of plays.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning play which became the Oscar-winning film - a delicate depiction of racial tensions and of growing old.
Building arts audiences through dynamic subscription promotion
Examples from theatres all over America demonstrating how to build audiences through subscription schemes. Could be applied profitably to other countries.
A in-depth survey of the work of groundbreaking theatre company the Wooster Group, introduced by Peter Sellars.
Contemporary American Playwrights
Interviews with 20 leading American playwrights, each with a substantial introduction.
Interviews with twenty-one leading American theatre directors.
Four lively dramas from the twenties and thirties evoking a world of gangsters, crooked cops, intrepid newpaper hacks and slightly tarnished damsels in distress.
Four plays by Tina Howe: Coastal Disturbances, Museum, The Art of Dining and Painting Churches.
A practical programme of study for the actor, by one of the founders of the famous Actors Studio.
An exploration of the careers and personal viewpoints of eleven major US set designers, combining research, commentary, extensive interviews and nearly 150 photographs, sketches, renderings and model designs.
Actresses on the Challenge of Shaw's Saint Joan
Interviews with 26 actresses who have played George Bernard Shaw's Saint Joan, including Eileen Atkins, Elisabeth Bergner, Judi Dench, Wendy Hiller, Barbara Jefford, Siobhan McKenna, Sarah Miles, Joan Plowright.
Sister Suzie Cinema is a 'doo-wop opera' inspired by the author's coming of age amidst the pop culture of the 50s.
Writing at the end of his own long life, in Oedipus at Colonus Sophocles depicts his doomed hero's final hours; at the moment of his death the aged Oedipus is free at last. Envisaging this meditation on mortality as a rousing service in a black church, Lee Breuer has created a remarkable text based on Robert Fitzgerald's splendid translation.
A landmark collection of the writings of one of the world's foremost contemporary theatre artists, offering Western audiences long-overdue insight into Suzuki's singular artistry.
Three hard-hitting, gritty monologues.
Texts by women performance artists
A collection of provocative, ambitious texts by women performance artists.