Issue 16

Australasian Drama Studies

Theatre at the Crossroads of Culture

Number 15/16 April 1990


Contents

GORDON BEATTIE

From Maku to mask – from Nepean to Mimili: a report

INTERVIEW

‘Walking around in other times’: an interview with ALMA DE GROEN by Helen Gilbert

DAVID GEORGE

Casebook: The Tempest in Bali – a director’s log

MAHMOUD AL-SHETAWI

The stage as a political arena: Arab drama in the aftermath of the 1967 war

IAN CARRUTHERS

Julius Caesar in Iraq

BRIAN GROW

Empowering the people – African theatre and neo-colonialism

CON CASTAN

The Uncle from Australia; a play from an ‘ethnic’ space

SCRIPT:

The Uncle from Australia by Theodore Patrikraes Translation by Con Castan

CHRISTOPHER BALME

New Maori theatre in New Zealand

SANJAY SIRGAR

Appropriate misappropriation and cultural transposition: My Wife’s Mother (1833) and Byopika Bidai (1926)