Title

Timberlake Wertenbaker

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2012

Publication Title

Modern British Playwriting The 1980s: Voices, Documents, New Interpretations

Department

Theatre Arts

Abstract

This volume equips readers with a fresh assessment of the theatre and principle playwrights and plays from a decade when political and economic forces were changing society dramatically. It offers a broad survey of the context and of the playwrights and companies such as Complicite and DV8 that rose to prominence at this time.