restricted access   Volume 33, Number 1, Spring 1990

Table of Contents

Special Issue Contemporary Theatre and Political Crisis


Northern Ireland's Political Drama

pp. 1-14

Violence and Identity in Northern Ireland: Graham Reid's The Death of Humpty Dumpty

pp. 15-29

Retreating to the Future: Brenton in the Eighties

pp. 30-41

Pravda: A Morality Play for the 1980s

pp. 42-56

Theatre in Crisis

pp. 57-58

Breaking the Butterfly: The Politics of David Henry Hwang

pp. 59-66

Ola Rotimi: "Humanity as my Tribesmen"

pp. 67-81

A Place with the Pigs: Athol Fugard's Afrikaner Parable

pp. 82-92

Variations of Temptation —: Václav Havel's Politics of Language

pp. 93-105

Solidarity with Solidarity: Six Polish Plays

pp. 106-119

"Bewältigung der Vergangenheit" or "Überwältigung der Befangenheit" —: Nazism and the War in Post-War German Theatre

pp. 120-128

State of the Art: Alternative Theater in the GDR

pp. 129-138

The Performance of Power and the Power of Performance: Rewriting the Police State in Dario Fo's Accidental Death of an Anarchist

pp. 139-149

Book Reviews


p. 150

The Theatre of the Weimar Republic by John Willett (review)

pp. 150-152


pp. 153-154