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|Titre :||Irish University Review : Périodique numérique et imprimé Vol 45 n 1 - Spring/Summer 2015|
|Type de document :||Bulletin|
|Paru le :||01/06/2015|
Csilla BERTHA, Auteur ; Cathy LEENEY, Auteur |
Christopher Murray, Philip Edwards, and Rebecca Steinburger have examined the ways in which the Irish Dramatic Revival drew on the example and plays of Shakespeare. Their emphasis falls on Yeats an...
In May 1905 John Millington Synge received a request from C.P. Scott, editor of the "Manchester Guardian", to tour the Congested Districts in the west of Ireland, and send his observations as a ser...
Sean O'Casey's later plays, written between the 1930s and the early 1960s, are at the centre of Shivaun O'Casey's intimate memory of the theatrical family's life, their cultural influences, daring,...
The Work of a Young Nationalist? : Tom Murphy's The Patriot Game and the Commemoration of Easter 1916
In 1965 Tom Murphy was commissioned by BBC Television to write a play, "The Patriot Game", to be broadcast in the following year on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Easter Rising. Ho...
‘Yeats and Japan: The Dreaming of the Bones’ first investigates how the Noh came to influence Yeats, then analyzes Yeats's "Four Plays for Dancers", focusing on "The Dreaming of the Bones", and exp...
Clearing away all assumptions of familiarity with Shakespeare's play, this essay examines "Macbeth" with penetrating clarity and passionate understanding. Structure, plot, and dark magic are interw...
This essay explores theatre's power to take an audience beyond the veil of civilization into an encounter with the human as monstrous. Through the mythology and theatre of the Greeks, through Shake...
Ian R. WALSH, Auteur ; Rhona TRENCH, Auteur ; Lionel PILKINGTON, Auteur ; Eamonn JORDAN, Auteur ; Paige REYNOLDS, Auteur ; Lionel PILKINGTON, Auteur |
Following on from a roundtable discussion that took place at the 2013 Conference of the Irish Society of Theatre Research at the University of London, Birkbeck, this essay presents reflections on t...
Deprovincializing Brian Friel's Drama in America, 2009 and 2014 : Dancing at Lughnasa in Fort Myers, Florida, and Faith Healer in Houston, Texas
While American regional theatre has flourished for decades, hardly any critics with a national profile pay attention to it, but theatre critic Terry Teachout has recently argued that criticism must...
In this wide ranging interview between Druid's Artistic Director Garry Hynes and Nicholas Grene, she speaks of her work on the two marathon productions, DruidSynge in 2004–6 and DruidMurphy in 2012...
Using the Theatre of Witness production "I Once Knew a Girl" as its focal point, this essay examines the operation of affect in performances that address Northern Ireland's history of civil conflic...
Anna MCMULLAN, Auteur ; Trish MCTIGHE, Auteur |
This essay offers some glimpses of the parallel histories of Beckett and Irish scenography, and explores how they have impacted on each other. In particular, we investigate the intersections betwee...