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The Theatre of Frank McGuinness

Stages of Modernity

by Helen Lojek

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Carysfort Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Performing Arts,
  • Plays & playwrights: from c 1900 -,
  • McGuinness, Frank,
  • In literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and Ireland),
  • Drama,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Ireland,
  • Ulster (Northern Ireland and I

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8772047M
    ISBN 101904505015
    ISBN 109781904505013

      Someone Who'll Watch over Me is a play written by Irish dramatist Frank play focuses on the trials and tribulations of an Irishman, an Englishman and an American (Edward, Michael, and Adam) who are kidnapped and held hostage by unseen Arabs in the three men strive for survival they also strive to overcome their personal and Cited by: 3. Explore an interesting and surprising world of art, literature, film, music and theatre as RTÉ Culture brings you the very best in cultural happenings.

    x cm. xiv, pp. + 12pp. colour and b/w illus. Ulster Editions & Monographs series (ISSN ) volume 12 Frank McGuinness and His Theatre of Paradox is a critical study of one of the most important contemporary Irish dramatists. It offers an overview of the McGuinness’s drama from his early plays right up to the recent, Dolly West's Kitchen. A morality masterpiece, The Caucasian Chalk Circle powerfully demonstrates Brecht's pioneering theatrical techniques. This version by Frank McGuinness was published to coincide with the National Theatre's production which toured the UK in A servant girl sacrifices everything to protect a child abandoned in the heat of civil war. Order restored, she is made to confront the 4/5(7).

    Frank McGuinness is credited as Writer. The official database for Broadway theatre information Book adapted by Frank McGuinness; PlayTragedyRevival. A Doll's House ( - ) archive is the official database for Broadway theatre information. IBDB provides records of productions from the beginnings of New York theatre.   Though he is widely lauded as one of the most creative and challenging forces in Irish theater Frank McGuinness' plays have often met with a tempestuous reception. This new work details the significance of key productions of his Author: Dr. Kenneth Nally.


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The Theatre of Frank McGuinness by Helen Lojek Download PDF EPUB FB2

Our next Frank McGuinness play is the Abbey Theatre’s production of Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards The Somme, produced to co-incide with the th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.

Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme Presented by Abbey Theatre, Headlong, Citizens Theatre, Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse. A book of short stories by Frank McGuinness will be published in by O'Brien Press.

Opera. Frank McGuinness’s first opera libretto was Thebans, produced in at the English National Opera in London. The opera is a version of the trilogy of plays by Sophocles.

The theatre of Frank McGuinness: stages of mutability Born: 29 July (age 66), Buncrana. Theatre is where Frank McGuinness belongs. "It may drive me crazy and drive me hard, but I am never happier than when I am writing a play. The Theatre of Frank McGuinness: Stages of Mutability by Helen Lojek (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Format: Paperback. Though widely lauded as one of the most creative and challenging forces in Irish theater Frank McGuinness' plays have often met with a tempestuous reception.

This new work details the significance of key productions of his plays in the context of Ireland's culture and : Dr. Kenneth Nally. Frank McGuinness's play about a bereaved mother has a tragic power familiar from his work as a translator of the Greeks, writes Alfred Hickling Published: 24 The Theatre of Frank McGuinness book The Matchbox – review.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Cover --Table of Contents --Acknowledgements --Introduction: Of Mutability --Chapter One: Deregulating the Family Unit --'The Bread Man' --Dolly West's Kitchen --The Bird Sanctuary --Chapter Two: 'Three hundred.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction / Helen Lojek --Crossing Through Borderlands / Brian Cliff --World War One in Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme / Bernice Schrank --Observe the Sons of Ulster Talking Themselves To Death / Kathleen Heininge --'This Woman Has.

Though widely lauded as one of the most creative and challenging forces in Irish theatre Frank McGuinness’s plays have often met with a tempestuous reception. This new work details the significance of key productions of his plays in the context of Ireland’s culture and society.

wilde talks: frank mcguinness Performed at the vaudeville Theatre on 11 Nov, Discover the world of Wilde with our talk series at the Vaudeville, which will reflect on Wilde’s influences, his life, and his work. Frank McGuinness was born in Buncrana, Co.

Donegal, and now lives in Dublin and lectures in English at University College Dublin. His plays include: The Factory Girls (Abbey Theatre, Dublin, ), Baglady (Abbey, ), Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme (Abbey, ; Hampstead Theatre, London, ), Innocence (Gate Theatre, Dublin, Pages: Frank McGuinness has described Carthaginians as an attempt to celebrate the dead, who are in this case not only the victims of Derry’s Bloody Sunday but a group of fictional traumatised survivors and witnesses testifying to the distressing, bewildering experience of living in a disjointed, violent world of seemingly defunct history, mythologies and : Matthieu Kolb.

THEATRE: FROM BOTH a critical and a theatrical perspective, Frank McGuinness’s work has received far less attention in his home country than it so Author: BRIAN SINGLETON.

Electra is one of the greatest revenge stories ever told, a Greek tragedy centring on a family torn apart by grief and murder. At the start of Sophocles’ Electra we find the titular character still mourning the death of her father, the king, many years after his murder at the hand of her mother, Clytemnestra.

Frank McGuinness has 54 books on Goodreads with ratings. Frank McGuinness’s most popular book is Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme. The Theatre of Frank McGuinness.

Author: Kenneth Nally; Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing ISBN: Category: Performing Arts Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Though widely lauded as one of the most creative and challenging forces in Irish theatre Frank McGuinness’s plays have often met with a tempestuous reception.

Book Review: Paprika by Frank McGuinness Updated / Monday, 17 Dec Family dysfunction seems to hang over The Opening Night as Leo the insecure assistant theatre manager clashes with his 7/   Frank McGuinness is Professor of Creative Writing in University College Dublin.

A world-renowned playwright, his first great stage hit was the highly acclaimed Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme/5. Contexts for Frank McGuinness’s Drama, by Helen Heusner Lojek, pp. Washington: The Catholic University of America Press, $ Helen Heusner Lojek has already published a series of significant articles on Frank McGuinness's plays, and edited The Theatre of Frank McGuinness: Stages of Mutability, the first collection of.

Contexts for Frank McGuinness's Drama is the most complete consideration of the playwright yet published, including discussion of his original stage work through Gates of Gold () and highlighting the connections between McGuinness's creativity and the biographical, geographical, social, and literary factors that have shaped his world.

Contexts for Frank McGuinness's Drama is the most complete consideration of the playwright yet published, including discussion of his original stage work through Gates of Gold () and highlighting the connections between McGuinness's creativity and the biographical, geographical, social, and literary factors that have shaped his :   A full public interview with Writer, Poet and Playwright Frank McGuinness recorded at Smock Alley Theatre during this year's Dublin Book Festival.This book is the broad application of queer theories to the original plays of the contemporary Irish dramatist Frank McGuinness, the only author in Ireland to consistently utilize gay and lesbian themes in his writing.

McGuinness continually repre.