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ERIC Number: EJ607785
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0892-9092
Feminist Dramatic Criticism for Theatre for Young Audiences.
Bloom, Davida
Youth Theatre Journal, v12 p25-35 1998
Applies feminist dramatic criticism to the texts of 18 plays produced in the 1994-1995 season by three preeminent Theatre for Young Audiences companies. Finds a high proportion of characters who do not display typical gender-role stereotyping, but finds that most female characters are objects of adult exchange who rarely have power. Discusses four options for producers when facing stereotypes. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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