The plays in this collection each look back at Jamaica's pre-independence days, and each has a distinguished place in the history of Jamaican theatre. Each of these previously unpublished plays is accompanied by an introduction from their trailblazing authors. Includes: Maskarade by Sylvia Wynter, Bedward by Louis Marriott and The Creatures by Cecily Waite Smith.
|Publisher:||Theatre Communications Group|
|Product dimensions:||5.10(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.30(d)|
About the Author
Yvonne Brewster is founder member of the Barn Theatre (Jamaica) and Talawa Theatre Company (UK) & has worked in theatre, film, television, radio, and universities as a director, lecturer and actor. She is a Fellow of Rose Bruford College, Central School of Speech and Drama and the Royal Society of Arts, a Licentiate of the Royal College of Music. She received the OBE for Services to the Arts (1993) and an Honorary Doctorate from the Open University (2001). She edited three collections in the Methuen series Black Plays .