By Albert Hunt
John Arden was once one of many significant playwrights to have emerged through the Fifties, but his paintings has arguably been misunderstood. during this e-book, first released in 1974, Albert Hunt’s basic quandary is to narrate the performs written by way of John Arden by myself, in addition to these written in collaboration with Margaretta D’Arcy, either to Arden’s entire thought of theatre, and to his social and political attitudes. The publication starts off with a biographical advent, via a play-by-play examine of Arden’s paintings and a survey of the influence of his performs in functionality, along interesting pictures. Celebrating the paintings and lifetime of the playwright, this well timed reissue could be of specific worth to scholars of theatre reports in addition to specialist actors with an curiosity in John Arden’s performs and theatrical ideologies.
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Arden (Routledge Revivals): A Study of His Plays by Albert Hunt