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The Abbey Theatre, 1899-1999: Form and Pressure Robert Welch

The Abbey Theatre, 1899-1999: Form and Pressure

Robert Welch

Published April 1st 2003
ISBN : 9780199261352
Paperback
296 pages
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A century ago this year, productions of W.B. Yeatss The Countess Cathleen and Edward Martyns The Heather Field launched what was to become Irelands National Theatre, named after its home on Abbey Street, Dublin. This is the first history of theMoreA century ago this year, productions of W.B. Yeatss The Countess Cathleen and Edward Martyns The Heather Field launched what was to become Irelands National Theatre, named after its home on Abbey Street, Dublin. This is the first history of the Abbey Theatre to set the plays and the personalities in their historical and political context and to describe the theatres artistic development.