Dr Chris Megson

  1. 2021
  2. Forthcoming

    'Wesker's Flawed Diamond: "Their Very Own and Golden City"'

    Megson, C., 2021, (Accepted/In press) Arnold Wesker: Fragments and Visions. Etienne, A. & Saunders, G. (eds.). Bristol: Intellect Publishers, p. 87-105

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  3. 2018
  4. Published

    “Can I Tell You about It?”: England, Austerity and 'Radical Optimism' in the Theatre of Anders Lustgarten

    Megson, C., 4 May 2018, In : Journal of Contemporary Drama in English. 6, 1, p. 40-54 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    'What I'm aspiring to be is a good dramatist': Alecky Blythe in Conversation with Chris Megson

    Megson, C., 4 May 2018, In : Journal of Contemporary Drama in English. 6, 1, p. 220-233

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Brexit Shorts: Dramas from a Divided Nation

    Megson, C., 2018, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 28, 4, p. 550-553 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. 2017
  8. E-pub ahead of print

    Thisworldly Wonderment: Contemporary British Theatre and Postsecularism

    Megson, C., 15 Sep 2017, Performing the Secular: Religion, Representation, and Politics. Gluhovic, M. & Menon, J. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 71-91 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  9. 2016
  10. Published

    Portable Theatre Company

    Megson, C., 15 Dec 2016, British Theatre Companies : 1965-1979. Bull, J. (ed.). 1st ed. London: Methuen Drama, p. 171-194 24 p. (British Theatre Companies: From Fringe to Mainstream).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Published

    Beyond Belief: British Theatre and the ‘re-enchantment of the world’

    Megson, C., Jul 2016, Twenty-First Century Drama : What Happens Now. Adiseshiah, S. & LePage, L. (eds.). 1st ed. London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 37-57 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  12. Published

    Performance, Experience, Transformation: What do Spectators Value in Theatre?

    Megson, C. & Reinelt, J., 1 May 2016, In : Journal of Contemporary Drama in English. 4, 1, p. 227-242 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2014
  14. Published

    Critical Mass: Theatre Spectatorship and Value Attribution

    Megson, C., Rebellato, D., Reinelt, J., Edgar, D., Wilkinson, J. & Woddis, J., Jul 2014, London: British Theatre Consortium. 125 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportOther report

  15. Published

    Pinter's Memory Plays of the 1970s

    Megson, C., 2014, The Theatre of Harold Pinter. Taylor-Batty, M. (ed.). London: Methuen, p. 215-231

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. 2013
  17. Published

    "And I was struck still by time": Contemporary British Theatre and the Metaphysical Imagination

    Megson, C., 2013, Contemporary British Theatre: Breaking New Ground. Angelaki, V. (ed.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 32-56

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  18. Published

    Interview: Chris Megson in conversation with Jonathan Holmes, Cora Bissett and Jem Wall: Performance and Ethics - A Debate

    Megson, C., 2013, In : Performing Ethos: an international journal of ethics in theatre and performance. 3, 1, p. 59-75 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. 2012
  20. Published

    Conversations with David Edgar

    Megson, C. & Reinelt, J., Aug 2012, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 22, 3, p. 372-391

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Modern British Playwriting: the 1970s: Voices, Documents, New Interpretations

    Megson, C., 2012, London: Methuen Drama. 299 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  22. 2011
  23. Published

    The Theatres Act (1968), documentary theatre and the actor’s overwhelming reality

    Megson, C., May 2011, In : Studies in Theatre and Performance. 31, 2, p. 137-151 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. 2010
  25. Published

    The Methuen Drama Book of Naturalist Plays

    Megson, C. (ed.), 2010, London: Methuen.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  26. 2009
  27. Published

    Berlin/Wall

    Megson, C., 2009, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 19, 4, p. 515-517

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    Get Real: Documentary Theatre Past and Present

    Forsyth, A. (ed.) & Megson, C. (ed.), 2009, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 256 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  29. Published

    Half the Picture: “a certain frisson” at the Tricycle Theatre

    Megson, C., 2009, Get Real: Documentary Theatre Past and Present. Forsyth, A. & Megson, C. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 195-208

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. 2008
  31. Published

    'The State We’re In': Tribunal Theatre and British Politics in the 1990s

    Megson, C., 2008, Theatres of Thought: Theatre, Performance and Philosophy. Watt, D. & Meyer-Dinkgräfe, D. (eds.). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, p. 110-126

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  32. 2007
  33. Published

    "Theatre and Anti-Theatre": David Hare and Public Speaking

    Megson, C. & Rebellato, D., 2007, The Cambridge Companion to David Hare. Boon, R. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 236-249

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  34. 2006
  35. Published

    David Hare

    Megson, C., 2006, Encyclopedia of British Literature. Kastan, D. S. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, Vol. 2. p. 510-514

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  36. Published

    'England brings you down at last': Politics and Passion in Barker’s 'State of England' Drama

    Megson, C., 2006, Theatre of Catastrophe: New Essays on Howard Barker. Gritzner, K. & Rabey, D. I. (eds.). London: Oberon Books, p. 124-135

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  37. Published

    Howard Barker and the Theatre of Catastrophe

    Megson, C., 2006, A Companion to Modern British and Irish Drama, 1880-2005. Luckhurst, M. (ed.). Oxford: Blackwell, p. 488-498

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  38. Published

    Verbatim Practices in Contemporary Theatre: Symposium Report

    Megson, C., 2006, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 16, 4, p. 529-32

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2005
  40. Published

    'Is it chaos? Or is it a building site?': British Theatrical Responses to the Cold War and its Aftermath

    Megson, C., 2005, Cold War Literature: Writing the Global Conflict. Hammond, A. (ed.). London: Routledge, p. 46-62

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  41. Published

    'This is all theatre': Iraq Centrestage

    Megson, C., 2005, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 15, 3, p. 369-71

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2004
  43. Published

    'The Spectacle is Everywhere': tracing the Situationist legacy in British playwriting since 1968

    Megson, C., May 2004, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 14, 2, p. 17-28

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Howard Brenton

    Megson, C., 2004, New Makers of Modern Culture. Wintle, J. (ed.). New York: Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  45. Published

    'The Spectacle is Everywhere': Tracing the Situationist Legacy in British Playwriting Since 1968

    Megson, C., 2004, In : Contemporary Theatre Review. 14, 2, p. 17-28

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. 2003
  47. Published

    David Edgar

    Megson, C., 2003, Continuum Encyclopaedia of British Literature. Serafin, S. & Grosvenor Myer, V. (eds.). New York and London: Continuum Group, p. 446-447

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  48. Published

    David Hare

    Megson, C., 2003, Continuum Encyclopaedia of British Literature. Serafin, S. & Grosvenor Myer, V. (eds.). New York and London: Continuum Group, p. 446-447

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

  49. Published

    Howard Barker

    Megson, C., 2003, Continuum Encyclopaedia of British Literature. Serafin, S. & Grosvenor Myer, V. (eds.). New York and London: Continuum Group, p. 62-3

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  50. Published

    Howard Brenton

    Megson, C., 2003, Continuum Encyclopaedia of British Literature. Serafin, S. & Grosvenor Myer, V. (eds.). New York and London: Continuum Group, p. 113-4

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter