Dubost, Thierry

Perspectives on Contemporary Irish Theatre

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Anne Etienne, Thierry Dubost

Part I. Dramaturgical Approaches

2. Innovation Meets Evocation: Tom Mac Intyre’s Plays at the Peacock Theatre
Marie Kelly

3. From Dementia to Utopia: Tragedy and Transcendence in Frank McGuinness’s The Hanging Gardens

Matthieu Kolb

4. Women and Scarecrows: Marina Carr’s Stage Bodies
Mary Noonan

5. McDonagh’s “True, Lonesome West”
Maria Isabel Seguro

6. The Physical and Verbal Theatre of Michael West
Nicholas Grene

7. A Dark Rosebud on the Irish Stage: AilísNí Ríain’s Tallest Man in the World

Thierry Dubost

Part II. Practitioners’ Voices

8. Death of a Playwright
Geoff Gould

9. Looking Back and Forward on Sound Design: Irish Theatre Transformed
Cormac O’Connor

10. Lightning in a Bottle: The BrokenCrow Experiment
Ronan FitzGibbon

11. Interview with Bríd Ó Gallchoir
Anne Etienne, Thierry Dubost, Bríd Ó Gallchoir

12. Interview with Pat Kinevane
Anne Etienne, Pat Kinevane

13. Interview with Mark O’Rowe
Thierry Dubost, Anne Etienne, Mark O’Rowe

14. Enda Walsh, in Conversation with Ger FitzGibbon
Ger FitzGibbon, Enda Walsh

Part III. Political and Societal Reflections on the Stage

15. Slump and Punk in Ray Scannell’s Losing Steam: Envisioning Corcadorca
Anne Etienne

16. Through a Glass, Darkly: Priests on the Contemporary Irish Stage
Virginie Roche-Tiengo

17. Populating the Irish Stage with (Dis)Abled Bodies: Sanctuary by Christian O’Reilly and the Blue Teapot Company
Katarzyna Ojrzyńska

18. Queering the Irish Stage: Shame, Sexuality, and the Politics of Testimonial
Cormac O’Brien

19. A Gendered Absence: Feminist Theatre, Glasshouse Productions and the #WTF Movement
Patricia O’Beirne

Keywords: Cultural and Media Studies, Contemporary Theatre, Performers and Practitioners, National/Regional Theatre and Performance, Theatre Industry

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