"An excellent introduction to a fascinating topic, concentrating on those companies and productions over the last fifty years which have made the Brazilian stage what it is: Os Comediantes, Teatro Brasileiro de Comédia, Teatro de Arena, Teatro Oficina, and the Grupo Macunaíma. . . . Must reading for anyone interested in the fascinating phenomenon of theater in Brazil or Latin America in general."--World Literature TodayGeorge, David is the author of 'Modern Brazilian Stage' with ISBN 9780292751293 and ISBN 029275129X.