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  • ISSN: 0266-464X (Print), 1474-0613 (Online)
  • Editors: Maria Shevtsova Goldsmiths, University of London, UK and Simon Trussler Rose Bruford College, UK
  • Editorial board
New Theatre Quarterly provides a vital international forum where theatrical scholarship and practice can meet and where prevailing dramatic assumptions can be subjected to vigorous critical questioning. It shows that theatre history has a contemporary relevance, that theatre studies need a methodology and that theatre criticism needs a language. The journal publishes news, analysis and debate within the field of theatre studies.

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  • Songs for a Sad Season
  • 13 May 2020, Jagmeet Singh
  • Singer-songwriter John Prine fell ill with the Covid-19 virus in March and eventually succumbed to it on April 7. He was a balladeer of the common man, a poet...
  • Mozart, Epidemics and Hope
  • 11 May 2020, Abhipsa Samal
  • I have always been fascinated by the imposing Pestsäule (Plague Column) in Vienna, erected by Emperor Leopold I soon after the plague epidemic of 1679 that...
  • In Light of Cancelled Creation, Haydn at Home
  • 11 May 2020, Abhipsa Samal
  • With live concerts suspended all over the world, among the casualties was a performance of Haydn’s oratorio The Creation by the ensemble Arcangelo at London’s...