Readership: The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance is a first-class resource for academics and students in theatre and performance, and in literature, languages, and other related disciplines; it will also be invaluable for theatre professionals and a handy reference for theatre-goers and enthusiasts.
Edited by Dennis Kennedy, Beckett Professor of Drama Emeritus, Trinity College, Dublin
"It is an essential resource for those with a serious interest in theatre" - Cannock and Rugeley Chronicle
"A must-have." - whatsonstage
"The scope of the book is impressive. ... As a reference book, the Companions give readers a quick briefing on almost any theatrical performancec subject, which will prove to be incredibly useful for academics, students, critics and other practitioners wishing to gaina foretaste of subjects which may lead to more in-depth study elsewhere." - Francisco Costa, Theatre Research International