Jákfalvi, Magdolna

Magdolna Jákfalvi is a Hungarian professor of Theatre History at the University of Theatre and Film Arts, Budapest. She is the co-founder of the Theatron (Journal of Theatre studies), the Philther-hub ( www.philther.hu ) and in 2018, the Kálmán-project. She has published several books and articles on the topic of theatre theory re-evaluating the ways in which politics of memory interact with theatre – under an authoritarian regime. In the last decade, her researches focused on the State Socialist practice of Hungarian Theatre after World War II, on the sovietised reception history of the performances, on the transformation of the Viennese operetta into nationalised one.

Popular Music Theatre under Socialism


Popular Music Theatre under Socialism

Operettas and Musicals in the Eastern European States
1945 to 1990

2020,  236  Seiten,  broschiert,  34,90 €,  ISBN 978-3-8309-4248-1