Notes on the German Theatre Crisis

David Hughes

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    The early 1990s, with the collapse of the German Democratic Republic and the reunification of Germany, resulted in the most radical shake-up of German theatre since 1933. German theatre remains in a state of crisis, haunted by constant threats of cutbacks and closures. What is this German "theatre crisis" from the macroeconomic, political, and social perspectives? How might it be mitigated?
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)133-155
    Number of pages23
    JournalTDR: The Drama Review
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - 2007


    • German Theatre

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