Vol 9, No 1-2 (2018)

Our thanks to Dr Jonathan Bollen, Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of New South Wales for co-editing this issue of Popular Entertainment Studies.

Table of Contents


Vale Victor Emeljanow, Emeritus Professor of Drama, founding editor of Popular Entertainment Studies PDF


Methodologies of the Popular (Editorial) PDF
Gillian Arrighi 3-5


The Celebrated Circus Tunes: Music and Musicians in an Eighteenth-Century Circus PDF
Kim Baston 6-24
Business as Usual?: The Changing Structure of “the Italian company” During their Scandinavian Tour, 1800–1802 PDF
Ellen Karoline Gjervan 25-43
Inventing the Tramp: The Early Tramp Comic on the Variety Stage PDF
Michelle Granshaw 44-63
Dancing Like a Brazilian: Negotiating Authenticity in Australian Samba Performance PDF
Lillian Jean Shaddick 64-78

Popular Entertainment Studies ISSN 1837-9303