New PDF release: Theatre Symposium, Vol. 9: Theatre and Politics in the

By John Countryman,James Fisher,Susan Kattwinkel,John E. O'Connor,Barry B. Whitham,Jonathan Chambers,Steve Ernest,Christopher Herr,Carol Burbank,Mary Trotter,Kurt Elgin,Jeff Turner,Anne Fletcher

ISBN-10: 0817311114

ISBN-13: 9780817311117

This selection of essays explores how drama can train political ideas and entertain on the comparable time.

Political statement is feasible via "variety" theatre, this quantity contends. Compiled from the April 2000 Theatre Symposium hung on the campus of the college of Tennessee-Knoxville, this number of essays

presents a compelling mixture of theoretical and useful viewpoints from a large variety of students from round the country.

What continues to be discovered concerning the political goals of Brecht's Lehrstriucke? What political energy is resident within the satirical humor of Dario Fo's drama? What will we research from Mordecai Gorelik's political/artistic philosophy that will tell modern perform? What used to be the influence of political theatre on Broadway among the wars? Is Thornton Wilder's Our Town the play now we have regularly imagined it to be, or does it problem the politics of its time? what's the function of theatre activism in elevating realization approximately gender politics? those are just a number of the questions addressed through this full of life, informative discussion.


 

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This selection of essays explores how drama can educate political ideas and entertain while. Political statement is feasible via "variety" theatre, this quantity contends. Compiled from the April 2000 Theatre Symposium hung on the campus of the college of Tennessee-Knoxville, this number of essayspresents a compelling mixture of theoretical and functional viewpoints from a extensive range of students from round the state.

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