Black British Theatre Pioneers : Yvonne Brewster and the First Generation of Actors, Playwrights and Other Practitioners Paperback / softback
This book gives an account of the theatrical Shakespearian work of Yvonne Brewster, one of Britain's most important individuals from an Afro-Caribbean cultural background.
It analyses the ways in which Brewster used black experience and culture to enrich British theatre.
The book also encompasses Brewster's selection of fifteen pioneering Afro-Caribbean theatre practitioners in Britain between 1950-2000, black British Theatre's first generation of pioneers.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 228 pages, 31 photographs
- Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
- Publication Date: 30/10/2014
- Category: Theatre studies
- ISBN: 9780786494859