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Anna Furse's Theatre in Pieces: Politics, Poetics and Interdisciplinary PDF

By Anna Furse

ISBN-10: 1408139960

ISBN-13: 9781408139967

Theatre in items: politics, poetics and interdisciplinary collaboration is an leading edge compilation of 7 hugely acclaimed productions via key practitioners of non-playwright-driven theatre. every one playtext is reproduced in complete and observed by means of huge notes from contributors of the unique generating theatre. a considerable creation by means of Anna Furse offers an summary of the works and contextualises their studying via revealing how a script can emerge from or galvanize a collaborative devising procedure.

The works featured comprise: Hotel Methuselah, Imitating the Dog/Pete Brooks; Don Juan.Who?/Don Juan.Kdo?, Athletes of the guts; A woman Skipping, Graeme Miller; Trans-Acts, Julia Bardsley; US, 1966 (with an advent through Peter Brook); Miss America, break up Britches and 48 mins for Palestine, Mojisola Adebayo and Ashtar Theatre.

The concept of writing for interdisciplinary collaboration is on the center of the chosen performs which makes this a really specified assortment and the huge advent and notes make this a useful source for any scholar of theatre and performance.

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