The Oxford Illustrated History of Theatre
Edited by John Russell BrownBook - 2001
Authoritative and wide-ranging, this absorbing account of the history of theatre draws on the latest scholarly research to describe and celebrate theatre's greatest achievemenst over 4,500 years, from festival performances in ancient Egypt to international multicultural theatre in the latetwentieth century. Written by a team of distinguished authors and illustrated throughout, this is an essential source of reference for students, teachers, theatre professionals, and the theatre-goer alike.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2001, c1995.
Characteristics: vii, 582 p. :,ill., maps ;,25 cm.
Alternative Title: Illustrated history of the theatre