Covering German-language theatre from the Middle Ages to the present day, this study demonstrates how and why theatre became so important in German-speaking countries. Written by leading international scholars of German theatre, chapters cover all aspects of theatrical performance, including acting, directing, play-writing, scenic design and theatre architecture. The book argues that theatre is more central to the artistic life of German-speaking countries than anywhere else in the world. Relating German-language theatre to ...

A History of German Theatre 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521175357

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A History of German Theatre 2008, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521833691

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