Theatre Journal is pleased to announce its June 2016 issue (Volume 68 Number 2). The issue includes:
"Casting Clara Fisher: Phrenology, Protean Farce, and the ‘Astonishing’ Career of a Child Actress" by Marlis Schweitzer
"A Queer Transition: Whiteness in the Prismatic, Post-Apartheid Drag Performances of Pieter-Dirk Uys and Steven Cohen" by April Sizemore-Barber
"Winning and/or Losing: The Perils and Products of Insecurity in Postdramatic Autobiographical Performance" by Jenn Stephenson
"Is That Just Disgusting?" Mapping the Social Geographies of Filth and Madness in Sweeney Todd’ by Aleksei Grinenko.
The issue is rounded out by a performance review essay ("Buenos Aires’s Independent Theatre Scene" by Jean Graham-Jones) and a book review essay ("Brecht: Our Contemporary? Un/Timely Translation and the Politics of Transmission" by Loren Kruger), in addition to performance reviews and book reviews, and the annual dissertations list.