After In-Yer-Face Theatre

After In-Yer-Face Theatre

Author: William C. Boles

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN: 3030394263

Category: Performing Arts

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This book revisits In-Yer-Face theatre, an explosive, energetic theatrical movement from the 1990s that introduced the world to playwrights Sarah Kane, Martin McDonagh, Mark Ravenhill, Jez Butterworth, and many others. Split into three sections the book re-examines the era, considers the movement’s influence on international theatre, and considers its lasting effects on contemporary British theatre. The first section offers new readings on works from that time period (Antony Neilson and Mark Ravenhill) as well as challenges myths created by the Royal Court Theatre about the its involvement with In-Yer-Face theatre. The second section discusses the influence of In-Yer-Face on Portuguese, Russian and Australian theater, while the final section discusses the legacy of In-Yer-Face writers as well as their influences on more recent playwrights, including chapters on Philip Ridley, Sarah Kane, Joe Penhall, Martin Crimp, Dennis Kelly, and Verbatim Drama.
After In-Yer-Face Theatre
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: William C. Boles
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-04 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This book revisits In-Yer-Face theatre, an explosive, energetic theatrical movement from the 1990s that introduced the world to playwrights Sarah Kane, Martin McDonagh, Mark Ravenhill, Jez Butterworth, and many others. Split into three sections the book re-examines the era, considers the movement’s influence on international theatre, and considers its lasting
After In-Yer-Face Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: William C. Boles
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-29 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book revisits In-Yer-Face theatre, an explosive, energetic theatrical movement from the 1990s that introduced the world to playwrights Sarah Kane, Martin McDonagh, Mark Ravenhill, Jez Butterworth, and many others. Split into three sections the book re-examines the era, considers the movement’s influence on international theatre, and considers its lasting
In-yer-face Theatre
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Aleks Sierz
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Aleks Sierz
Categories: Performing Arts
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The most controversial and newsworthy plays of British theatre are a rash of rude, vicious and provocative pieces by a brat pack of twentysomethings whose debuts startled critics and audiences with their heady mix of sex, violence and street-poetry. In-Yer-Face Theatre is the first book to study this exciting outburst
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Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Lorna Fitzsimmons
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-27 - Publisher: A&C Black

This major interdisciplinary collection captures the vitality and increasingly global significance of the Faust figure in literature, theatre and music. Bringing together scholars from around the world, International Faust Studies examines questions of adaptation, reception and translation centering on Faust discourse in a diversity of cultural contexts, including the Chinese,