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Directing II: Maps, Media & More

This is a guide for Kirk Jackson's course Directing II (DRA4376.01)

Articles & Videos

Nasty, Brutish and Gloriously Long

Isherwood, Charles. “Nasty, Brutish and Gloriously Long.” New York Times 154, no. 53320 (August 28, 2005): 1–7. 

Synge Captivates Director

Preston, Rohan. “Synge Captivates Director; DruidSynge, the Druid Theatre Company’s Production of the Canon of Playwright John Millington Synge, Hits Town Tuesday. Garry Hynes, the Cycle’s Director, Talks about Her Passion and the Plays.” Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN), 2006.

Riders to the Sea Between Regionalism and Universality: A Cultural Perspective

Kitishat, Amal Riyadh. “Riders to the Sea between Regionalism and Universality: A Cultural Perspective.” Theory and Practice in Language Studies, no. 3 (2019): 255. doi:10.17507/tpls.0903.01.

A Conversation with Garry Hynes, Artistic Director, Druid Theatre Company (2011)

Garry Hynes founded the Druid Theatre Company along with Marie Mullen and Mick Lally in Galway, Ireland in 1975. She currently serves as the Artistic Director. In 2005, the company presented all 6 of Synge's plays in one day-long production called DruidSynge

The section on the DruidSynge production begins at 03:28.