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Author Welch, Robert, 1947-2013.

Title The Abbey Theatre, 1899-1999 : form and pressure / Robert Welch
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1999

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Description 1 online resource (xii, 280 pages)
Contents Machine derived contents note: Prologue 1. -- 1. 1899-1902, 'Four Green Fields' -- 2. 1902-1910, 'Screeching in a Straightened Waistcoat' -- 3. 1911-1925, 'O Absalom, my son' -- 4. 1926-1951, 'The birth of a nation is no immaculate conception' -- 5. 1951-1966, 'I remember everything' -- 6. 1966-1985, 'History is personal' -- 7. 1985-1999, 'The dead are not the past, the dead are the future' -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary This history of the Abbey Theatre discusses the plays and the personalities in their underlying historical and political context, to give due weight to the theatre's work in Irish, and to take stock of its artistic and financial development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Abbey Theatre -- History
Abbey Theatre.
Theater -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century
Theater.
Ireland.
Genre/Form Electronic books
History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191671364
0191671363