Theatre in Prison : Theory and Practice, Paperback / softback Book

Theatre in Prison : Theory and Practice Paperback / softback


Theatre in Prison is a collection of thirteen international essays exploring the rich diversity of innovative drama works in prisons.

The book includes an introduction that will present a contextualisation of the prison theatre field.

Thereafter, leading practitioners and academics will explore key aspects of practice - problemitising, theorising and describing specific approaches to working with offenders.

The book also includes extracts from prison plays, poetry and prisoners writings that offer illustrations and insights into the experience of prison life.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations
  • Publisher: Intellect Books
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  • Category: Theatre studies
  • ISBN: 9781841500669



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