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Treading the Boards
by Amanda J Harper

A Popular History of the Theatre Royal, Hobart, the Theatre Royal Light Opera Company and Other Theatrical Developments by Amanda Harper traces the history of Australia's oldest continually working theatre.

This collation of the theatre's history, along with the development of the Theatre Royal Light Opera Company and subsequent companies, honours this achievement.

The book traces the development of the theatre itself and highlights the many theatrical icons who have performed.

It also investigates the place of the Theatre Royal Light Opera Company and current Tasmanian companies in the generation of the rich theatrical culture that exists in Tasmania.

Treading the Boards is a celebration of the Theatre Royal and its place in the theatrical history of Australia.

A fantastic way to learn about the history of the Theatre Royal.

Specifications: 29 x 24cm, landscape 168 pages.