National Theatres in Context

France, Germany, England and Wales

Author(s): Anwen Jones

Language: English

Genre(s): Welsh Interest

  • May 2007 · 224pages · 216x138mm

  • ·Hardback - 9780708319178

About The Book

Investigates the drive to create a national theatre as an aspect of the cultural, social and political life of modern Wales. Efforts to establish a National Theatre are discussed as a struggle to define the national identity in a volatile world. This work focuses on how national theatre helps in creation of the modern European Welsh man or woman.

About the Author(s)

Anwen Jones

Anwen Jones is a lecturer in Theatre Studies at Aberystwyth University.

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