This reference concentrates on writers and plays you are actually likely to be able to see in the theatre now, rather than the writers who have been in theatre reference books because they have always been there. There are over 500 entries, biographically detailed and critically current. ÔObservant and informative'. An essential companion for theatre-lovers.
With over 500 entries on the most important plays and playwrights performed today, The Theatre Guide provdies an anuthoritative A - Z of the contemporary theatre scene. From Aristophanes to Mark Ravenhill, The alchemist ot The Talking Cure, the guide is both biogrpahically detailed and critically curent, while an extensive cross-referencing system allows for wider perspectives and new discoveries. Stimulating, observant and informative, The Theatre Guide is an essential companion and reference tool for anyone with an active interest in drama.