[O]ne of the best theatre books ever written.Financial Times
Priceless.The Financial Times
Apart from its interest to theatre specialists, Conference of the Birds
is as enthralling a piece of reportage as I have ever read.Irving Wardle, The Times (London)
The most exciting new book I have read since Robert M. Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
.Philip Toynbee, The Observer
About the Author
is Chief Drama Critic for The New York Observer
and contributing editor to Vogue
. He is the author of How Good is David Mamet, Anyway?
also published this season by Routledge (see p. 000).