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Author Hart, Nuala McAllister.

Title From Farquhar to Field Day [electronic resource] : Three Centuries of Music and Theatre in Derry~Londonderry / Nuala McAllister Hart.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : The History Press, [2011]


Description 1 online resource (256 pages)
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Summary Derry (or 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 theater 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 theaters 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.
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Subject Music -- Performance -- Northern Ireland -- Derry -- History.
Theater -- Northern Ireland -- Derry -- History.
Derry (Northern Ireland) -- History.
Derry (Northern Ireland) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
Derry (Northern Ireland) -- History -- Pictorial works.
Derry (Northern Ireland) -- Social life and customs.
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Other Form: Print version: Hart, Nuala McAllister. From Farquhar to Field Day. Dublin : History Press Ireland, 2012. 9781845887353 (DLC)2012518956
ISBN 9780752480855 (e-pub)
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