Staging and Performing Translation

Text and Theatre Practice

  • Roger Baines
  • Cristina Marinetti
  • Manuela Perteghella

Part of the Cultural Criminology book series (CUC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Cristina Marinetti, Manuela Perteghella, Roger Baines
      Pages 1-8
  3. Explorations and Experiments in Theory and Practice

  4. Practical Perspectives on Translation, Adapting and Staging

  5. In Conversation with Practitioners

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Roger Baines, Manuela Perteghella
      Pages 173-186
    3. Jack Bradley
      Pages 187-199
    4. Jonathan Meth, Katherine Mendelsohn, Zoë Svendsen
      Pages 200-211
  6. Politics, Ethics and Stage Translation

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 267-277

About this book


This exploration of the territory between theory and practice in contemporary theatre features essays by academics from theatre and translation studies, and delineates a new space for the discussion of translation in the theatre that is international, critical and scholarly, while rooted in experience and understanding of theatre practices.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Roger Baines
    • 1
  • Cristina Marinetti
    • 2
  • Manuela Perteghella
    • 3
  1. 1.University of East AngliaUK
  2. 2.University of WarwickUK
  3. 3.London Metropolitan UniversityUK

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