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A Good Night Out for the Girls

Popular Feminisms in Contemporary Theatre and Performance

  • Authors
  • Elaine Aston
  • Geraldine Harris

Part of the Performance Interventions book series (PIPI)

About this book

Introduction

Moving across the boundaries of mainstream and experimental circuits, from the affective pleasures of commercially successful shows such as Calendar Girls and Mamma Mia! to the feminist possibilities of new burlesque and stand-up, this book offers a lucid and accessible account of popular feminisms in contemporary theatre and performance.

Keywords

Feminism and performance Contemporary Performance Affect experiment family feminism girls theatre Utopia women work

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