Theatre and the Rural

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Explores the different ways in which theatre has performed the rural from the medieval to the contemporary, and examines the changing relationships between place, performance and audience when theatre is staged in rural communities.

Artist / Author Jo Robinson
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN 978-1137471932
Reference P3019
Date 2016
Type Publication

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