Experimental Theatre From Stanislavsky to Peter Brook

ISBN-10: 0415009634
ISBN-13: 9780415009638
Edition: 4th 1989 (Revised)
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Description: James Roose-Evans, one of Britain's most experienced and innovative directors, and founder of the Hampstead Theatre (which celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary in 1984), surveys the history of the avant-garde in the theatre. He traces its origins  More...

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Book details

List price: $46.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 1989
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 10/11/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 258
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.374
Language: English

James Roose-Evans, one of Britain's most experienced and innovative directors, and founder of the Hampstead Theatre (which celebrated its twenty-fifth anniversary in 1984), surveys the history of the avant-garde in the theatre. He traces its origins through such key figures as Stanislavsky, Meyerhold, Craig, Appia, Copeau, Piscator, Brecht, Grotowski and up to the most recent experiments of Peter Brook'sMahabharata. This is a second, enlarged edition of a highly successful and widely-used book. As James Roose-Evans himself writes: 'I am convinced that if one is a practitioner of theatre it is an essential part of one's task to see and know what is going on in all of the arts. We have much to learn from one another as well as from the lessons of history.'

Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Stanislavsky's Life in Art
The School of Realism
Meyerhold and the Russian Avant-garde
Tairov and the Synthetic Theatre
Vakhtangov's Achievement
Craig and Appia - Visionaries
Copeau - Father of the Modern Theatre
Reinhardt, Piscator and Brecht
The Theatre of Ecstasy - Artaud, Okhlopkov, Savary
The Contribution of the Modern Dance - Martha Graham and Alwin Nikolais
Further Experiments Today - in America
Richard Foreman, Robert Wilson and the Bread and Puppet Theatre
Anna Halprin and the Dancers' Workshop
Grotowski and the Poor Theatre
Grotowski and the Journey to the East
Eugenio Barba and the Third Theatre
The Mountain with Many Caves: Peter Brook, Alfred Wolfsohn and Roy Hart
Towards AD 2,000
Epilogue
Bibliography
Recommended Further Reading
Index

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