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Branch of the New Nile, A

By Derek Walcott

Year staged: 1983

Staged in: Stage One, Barbados

Cast Size: 9


The play explores the conflict of classical with creole forms in terms of theatre, asking whether it is possible for a Caribbean actor to achieve greatness in classical terms. (Taken from Judy S.J. Stone)

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Branch of the New Nile, A

Publisher: Farrar Straus, New York

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