John Genest
John Genest (1764–1839) was an English clergyman and theatre historian.
He was the son of John Genest of Dunker's Hill, Devon. He was educated at Westminster School, entered 9 May 1780 as a pensio...
Silvio D'Amico
Silvio D'Amico (February 3, 1887 in Rome - April 1, 1955 in Rome) was an Italian theatre critic, journalist, and theorist of Italian theater. Not a Fascist himself, D'Amico was the major theater crit...
Arthur Kutscher
Arthur Kutscher (July 17, 1878, Hannover - August 29, 1960, Munich) was a German historian of literature and researcher in drama. Together with Max Herrmann he can be seen as a founding father of thea...
Max Herrmann (theatrologist)
Max Herrmann (14 May 1865 – 17 November 1942) was a German literary historian and theorist of theatre studies. He is considered to be the founding father of theatre studies in Germany.Born in Be...
Bharata Muni
Bharata (Sanskrit: भरत) was an ancient Indian theatrologist and musicologist who authored the Natya Shastra, a theoretical treatise on ancient Indian dramaturgy and histrionics, especially Sanskr...
Luiz Francisco Rebello
Luiz Francisco Rebello (September 10, 1924; Lisbon – December 8, 2011; Lisbon) was a Portuguese lawyer, playwright, drama critic, theatrical historian, translator and essayist.Luiz Francisco Rebello i...
Caitlin Montanye Parrish
Caitlin Montanye Parrish works as a critic, playwright, essayist, and lecturer.
A Twist of Water:*[1]Currently at the Theatre Wit, Dir. Erica Weiss*[2].Red Tape Theatre, Fresh Eyes Project, Chicag...
Giles Dawson
Giles Edwin Dawson (4 March 1903 – 26 August 1994) was a 20th-century Shakespearean scholar, paleographer, and librarian.
Born in Columbus, Ohio, the son of noted American ornithologist Wil...
John Leslie Hotson
John Leslie Hotson, also known as J. Leslie Hotson or Leslie Hotson (16 August 1897 – 16 November 1992) was a scholar of Elizabethan literary puzzles.
He was born at Delhi, Ontario, on 16 August 1...
Walley Chamberlain Oulton
Walley Chamberlain Oulton (1770?–1820?) was an Irish playwright, theatre historian and man of letters.
Born in Dublin, he was educated there in a private school. While a schoolboy he achieved some...
Peter W. Marx
Peter W. Marx (born 1973 in Limburg an der Lahn) is a German Theatre and Performance Studies Scholar. He holds the Chair of Theatre and Media Studies at the University of Cologne where he functions al...
Peter Branscombe
Peter John Branscombe (born 7 December 1929, Sittingbourne, Kent – 31 December 2008, St Andrews, Scotland) was an English academic in German studies, a musicologist, and a writer on Austrian cultural ...
Tharald Høyerup Blanc
Tharald Høyerup Blanc (1838–1921) was a Norwegian theatre historian.He was born in Bergen. In addition to being a theatre critic in several newspapers and periodicals, he wrote several books which eve...
Daniel Fischlin
Daniel Fischlin is a University Research Chair and Full Professor of English and Theatre Studies at the University of Guelph.Fischlin has a BFA in Music Performance, an MA in Interdisciplinary Studies...