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The Politics of Alternative Theatre in Britain, 1968–1990
The Case of 7:84 (Scotland)

Part of Cambridge Studies in Modern Theatre

John McGrath
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  • Date Published: December 2006
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521034913

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  • This book examines one of the most influential modern theatre companies, 7:84 (Scotland), under the directorship of John McGrath. 7:84 (Scotland) has been a vital contributor to the place and importance of alternative theatre on the modern British stage. DiCenzo explores the development of this company, the growth of popular theatre in general within the last twenty years and offers a methodology for analysing records and materials found in theatre company archives and illustrates the many issues inherent in running a theatre company, including venues, practitioners and the politics of funding. The book includes valuable primary source material and informative production photographs and company posters.

    • The book provides an in-depth study of a major modern theatre company
    • Contains informative production photographs
    • Written in an accessible style
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    • Date Published: December 2006
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521034913
    • length: 264 pages
    • dimensions: 228 x 152 x 15 mm
    • weight: 0.402kg
    • contains: 14 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    List of illustrations
    Foreword John McGrath
    Acknowledgements
    Part I. Methodology and Context:
    1. Introduction
    producing theatre histories
    2. Creating a context: alternative theatre in the seventies and eighties
    Part II. A Case Study of 7:84 (Scotland):
    3. Anatomy of a popular political theatre company
    4. Making socialist theatre: the theory
    5. From theory to practice: the plays
    Afterword
    Appendix:
    7:84 (Scotland) productions, 1973–1988
    Bibliography
    Index.

  • Author

    Maria DiCenzo, Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario

    Contributors

    John McGrath

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