By Rodreguez King-Dorset
This quantity explores the various ways that Brewster has used black adventure and tradition to complement British theatre. After an outline of Brewster’s occupation and a survey of black theatre in Britain, the paintings makes a speciality of Brewster’s productions of Shakespeare, together with Romeo and Juliet, 12th evening, Antony and Cleopatra, King Lear and Othello.
additionally incorporated is Brewster’s nomination of 15 leading edge Afro-Caribbean theatre practitioners in Britain among 1950 and 2000, a opt for team that represents black British theatre’s pioneering first generation.
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Black British Theatre Pioneers: Yvonne Brewster and the First Generation of Actors, Playwrights and Other Practitioners by Rodreguez King-Dorset