From Farquhar to Field Day : Three Centuries of Music and Theatre in Derry~Londonderry
Derry~Londonderry has a distinctive cultural history which reflects its unique position in the history of Ireland. This ground-breaking book examines three centuries of music and theatre in the city highlighting the key figures and turning points in its cultural life. It documents the rich diversity of drama and concerts played out in the city's theatres and concert halls, from the birth of playwright George Farquhar in 1677 to performances by the Field Day Theatre Company and the cultural revival of the 1990s and beyond.
- Electronic book text
- 30 Nov 2011
- The History Press Ltd
- United Kingdom
About Dr. Nuala McAlistair Hart
Dr Nuala McAlistair Hart is an academic, author and music historian, who has lectured and tutored at Queen's University Belfast for the last 25 years. She has been on the Board of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland and has published widely on this subject.