Captive Audience: Prison and Captivity in Contemporary by Thomas Fahy,Kimball King

By Thomas Fahy,Kimball King

the 1st assortment in this vital subject, Captive viewers examines the social, gendered, ethnic, and cultural difficulties of incarceration as explored in modern theatre. starting with an essay via Harold Pinter, the unique contributions speak about paintings together with Harold Pinter's screenplays for The Handmaid's story and The Trial, Theatrical legal tasks and Marat/Sade. Kimball King, Thomas Fahy, Rena Fraden, Tiffany Ana Lopez, Fiona generators, Harold Pinter, Ann C. corridor, Christopher C. Hudgins, Pamela Cooper, Robert F. Gross, Claudia Barnett, Lois Gordon

Show description

Read or Download Captive Audience: Prison and Captivity in Contemporary Theatre (Studies in Modern Drama) PDF

Best stage & theatre books

Sweat, Tears, and Jazz Hands: The Official History of Show Choir from Vaudeville to Glee

(Book). that includes greater than a hundred aggressive convey choirs from round the usa in images, quotations, and tales, this edutainment-style ebook information the popular culture and theater affects that, through the years, outfitted this specific leisure style into the mecca of track fanatics that it really is this present day.

The Theatrical Event: Dynamics of Performance and Perception (Studies Theatre Hist & Culture)

The Theatrical Event discusses the pursuits of theatre stories by way of targeting the communicative come upon among performer and spectator—the theatrical occasion. A theatrical occasion contains the presentation of a functionality and the eye of an viewers; during this feel, each performance—on level or on the street, old or contemporary—that is watched via an viewers is a theatrical occasion.

Columbus Indiana's Historic Crump Theatre (Landmarks)

Now not because the building of the Columbus courthouse had one guy and his imaginative and prescient got as a lot exposure from neighborhood newspapers as John Crump and his theater, designed and outfitted through architect Charles Sparrell in 1889. this is often the tale of the fervour, struggles and triumphs that created the 1st actual cultural arts heart during this small city and the legacy that maintains to encourage the group over a century later to guard this neighborhood landmark.

SHAKARA: dance-hall queen

Shakara is 17 years-old and a college drop-out, who can now not stand her negative mom along with her “born-again” sister as squatters in a shanty, the place the only mom toils to elevate them along with her meager source of revenue from being nanny and leader labourer for Madam Kofo––a drug baroness and socialite within the urban that's break up among the wealthy and the bad.

Additional info for Captive Audience: Prison and Captivity in Contemporary Theatre (Studies in Modern Drama)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.21 of 5 – based on 5 votes