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The Cambridge Guide to Theatre

The Cambridge Guide to Theatre

2nd Edition

Out of Print

  • Date Published: September 1995
  • availability: Unavailable - out of print September 2011
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521434379

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  • Substantially revised and updated for this new edition, this is the most comprehensive guide to the history and current practice of worldwide theatre available today: • Covers all major playwrights, works, traditions, theories, companies, venues and events • Details the origins of popular theatre tradition • Discusses the work of actors, directors and designers • Explains theatre architecture and design • Written by over 100 expert contributors • Illustrated throughout Providing information, assessment and entertainment, The Guide will prove an indispensable reference tool both for students of theatre, and the general theatregoer alike.

    • Totally updated and significantly revised for this new edition
    • Far more international in coverage than any comparable book
    • A remarkable range of entries which span the world and the ages
    • Written by over 100 specialist writers
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    'Everything I've wanted to know about the art of theatre and have not dared to ask is covered.' The Sunday Times

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    Product details

    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: September 1995
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521434379
    • length: 1247 pages
    • dimensions: 255 x 182 x 58 mm
    • weight: 2.02kg
    • contains: 300 b/w illus.
    • availability: Unavailable - out of print September 2011
  • Editor

    Martin Banham, University of Leeds

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