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Devised performance in Irish theatre : histories and contemporary practice / edited by Siobhán O'Gorman and Charlotte McIvor.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Dublin, Ireland: Carysfort Press, 2015, , ©2015]
Description:
xi, 288 pages, 19 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Devising Ireland: genealogies and contestations / Charlotte McIvor and Siobhán O'Gorman -- Section one: Devising as a collaborative art -- Spectres of Connolly: The non-stop Connolly show reconsidered / Michael Jaros -- A portrait of the citizen as artist: community arts, devising and contemporary Irish theatre practice / Charlotte McIvor -- "Whose art is is anyway?" A critical and historical analysis of Upstate Theatre Project / Irene White -- Interview with Una McKevitt (Una McKevitt Productions) / Jesse Weaver -- A song about survival: Talking Shop Ensemble responds to the Irish debt crisis / Laura Farrell-Wortman -- Section two: Formal politics -- A theatre of truth? Negotiating place, politics and policy in the Dublin Fringe Festival / Miriam Haughton -- Mapping contemporary European theatre(s): reconsidering notions of devised and post-dramatic theatres / Noelia Ruiz -- An interview with Gavin Quinn (Pan Pan Theatre) / Noelia Ruiz -- Section Three: Regional practices -- Staging Blue Raincoat's production of WB Yeats's The cat and the moon (2009) and At the Hawk's Well (2010) / Rhona Trench -- Repeating, revising and devising: communities in contemporary Galway theatre / Siobhán O'Gorman -- Interview with Máiréad Ní Chronin (Moonfish Theatre) / Charlotte McIvor -- Section four: Northern approaches -- Reawakening Belfast's streets: tourism and memory in site-specific Northern Irish theatre / Eleanor Owicki -- Politics, pride, and performance: theatreofplucK's devised queer dramaturgies in Northern Ireland / Caitriona Mary Reilly -- Interview with Will Chamberlain (Belfast Community Circus) /Siobhán O'Gorman.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Devised performance in Irish theater
ISBN:
  • 9781909325852
  • 9781909325784 (pbk.)
  • 1909325783 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2014482598
OCLC:
922021844
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