Feminist Theatres of Freedom and Resistance : Distinguished Villa; The Woman; Youth's the Season; Witch's Brew; Bluebeard
These are plays by authors including Mary Manning, Dorothy Macardle, Mary Devenport O'Neill, Kate O'Brien and Margaret O'Leary, which are difficult to access, but which are increasingly visible in Irish theatre scholarship.
This unique collection places the playwrights in dialogue to form a tradition of women's theatrical work that challenges the male-dominated literary canon of Irish theatre, as well as enriching the body of women's theatrical work in the Anglophone world during the interwar years. Includes the plays:Kate O'Brien - Distinguished Villa (1926)Margaret O'Leary - The Woman (1929)Mary Manning - Youth's the Season (1931)Dorothy Macardle - Witch's Brew (1931)Mary Devenport O'Neill - Bluebeard (1933)
|Author||Margaret O'Leary, Mary Manning, Dorothy Macardle, Mary Devenport O'Neill, Kate O'Brien|
|Publication date||19 May 2022|