By Michael Patterson
First released in 1981, this booklet represents the 1st paintings in English to offer a complete account of the innovative advancements in German theatre from the decline of Naturalism during the Expressionist upheaval to the political theatre of Piscator and Brecht. Early productions of Kaiser’s From Morning until eventually hour of darkness and Toller’s Transfiguration are offered as examples of Expressionism. a radical research of Piscator’s Hoppla, Such is existence! And Brecht’s Man show the similarities and changes in political theatre. moreover, components of stage-craft are tested — illustrated with tabulated info, an intensive chronology, and pictures and designs of productions.
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