Tuesday 16th November, 18.30 to 20.00 (Studio Two)
A joint presentation with the Stanislavski Centre.
Dr Dominic Hingorani (University of East London) will talk about his new book, published by Palgrave Macmillan.
British Asian Theatre – Dramaturgy Process and Performance.
This highly accessible and original introduction to British-Asian theatre explores the creativity, innovation and diversity of major British-Asian theatre companies. Including coverage of Tara Arts, Tamasha and Kali theatre companies, as well as important writers such as Hanif Kureishi and Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti, the book analyses the dramaturgy, cultural and political contexts and critical receptions that have informed major productions. Complete with plot summaries and illustrated throughout, the text explores the extraordinary contribution that British-Asian theatre has made to the British stage over the past thirty years.