restricted access   Volume 56, Number 2, Summer 2013

Table of Contents


In Memoriam: Herbert Blau (1926–2013)

pp. 1-2

But Not That: Caryl Churchill’s Political Shape Shifting at the Turn of the Millennium

pp. 145-164

Enacting the Obituary: The “Successful Failure” of T.S. Eliot’s The Elder Statesman

pp. 165-185

What Is and What Aint: Topdog/Underdog and the American Hustle

pp. 186-205

Home, Exile, and Unease in Brian Friel’s Globalized Drama since 1990: Molly Sweeney, The Home Place, and Hedda Gabler (after Ibsen)

pp. 206-231

The Clown’s Lost Twin: Messianic Moments in Hanoch Levin’s Drama

pp. 232-249


Starring Madame Modjeska: On Tour in Poland and America by Beth Holmgren (review)

pp. 250-251

Enacting Others: Politics of Identity in Eleanor Antin, Nikki S. Lee, Adrian Piper, and Anna Deavere Smith by Cherise Smith (review)

pp. 252-253

Political and Protest Theatre after 9/11: Patriotic Dissent ed. by Jenny Spencer (review)

pp. 254-256

Lena Ashwell: Actress, Patriot, Pioneer by Margaret Leask (review)

pp. 256-258

Samuel Beckett and Pain ed. by Mariko Hori Tanaka, Yoshiki Tajiri, Michiko Tsushima (review)

pp. 258-261

Religion, Theatre, and Performance: Acts of Faith ed. by Lance Gharavi (review)

pp. 261-263

Masculinities and the Contemporary Irish Theatre by Brian Singleton (review)

pp. 263-266

Geometry and Atmosphere: Theatre Buildings from Vision to Reality by C. Alan Short, Peter Barrett, Alistair Fair (review)

pp. 266-268