Issue 52

Australasian Drama Studies

Volume 52 April 2008

 

Contents

MARGARET HAMILTON
Postdramatic Theatre and Australia: A 'New' Theatre Discourse

KIM BASTON
'If I Had Something To See, Would It Be Theatre?' - Musicians Performing the 'Musician'

T.BERTO
Competing Histories, Clashing Cultural Systems: Yanagai! Yanagai! Challenges the Valorisation of Testimony in the Olney Decision

STEPHEN CARLETON
Darwin as the Frontier Capital: Theatrical Depictions of City Space in the North

GLEN MCGILLIVRAY
Mis-recognised Knowledges: National Identity and the Unreliable Narrator in Jack Hibberd's A Stretch of the Imagination and Josephine Wilson's The Geography of Haunted Places

LAURA GINTERS
Interview: Lindy Davies: A Path to a Process, Part 2

SCOTT RANKIN
DIY Virtuosity versus Professional Mediocrity

NICOLE ANAE
Poses Plastiques: The Art and Style of 'Statuary' in Victorian Visual Theatre

MELISSA BELLANTA
The Larrikin's Hop: Larrikin and Late Colonial Popular Theatre

LUCY CHESSER
More Playful than Anxious: Cross-dressing, Sex-impersonation and the Colonial Stage

RYAN HARTIGAN
'They Watch Me As They Watch This': Alfred Jarry, Symbolism and Self-as-Performance in Fin-de-Siecle Paris

CHRISTINE COMANS
La Boite Theatre Company: A Distinctive History

Reviews

MARYROSE CASEY, Contemporary Indigenous Plays by Vivienne Cleven, Wesley Enoch, David Milroy and Geoffrey Narkle, Jane Harriosn and David Milroy;

DAVID CROUCH, Unsettling Space: Contestations in Contemporary Australian Theatre by Joanne Tompkins;

FRANCES DEVLIN-GLASS, Creating Frames: Contemporary Indigenous Theatre, 1967-1990 by Maryrose Casey;

TERENCE CRAWFORD, Frankly Acting by John Nobbs.

HILARY HALBA, and what remains by Miria George;

MARK GAUNTLETT, The Stukeley Plays: The Battle of Alcazar by George Peele; The Famous History of the Life and Death of captain Thomas Stukeley edited by Charles Edelman;

PETER ECKERSALL, The Aesthetics of Quietude: Ota Shogo and the Theatre of Divestiture by Mari Boyd;

MARK SETON, Etienne Decroux by Thomas Leabhart;

VICTOR EMELJANOW, The Mask Handbook: A Practical Guide by Toby Wilsher;

MARK SETON, Making Video Dance: A Step-by Step Guide to Creating Dance for the Screen by Katrina McPherson