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Theater (2006) 36 (1): 178–183.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Patricia Ybarra Holy Terrors: Latin American Women Perform Edited by Roselyn Costantino and Diana Taylor 2003: Duke University Press © 2006 by Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre 2006 ybarra Books Patricia Ybarra Embodied Histories Holy Terrors: Latin American...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2024
... their embodied histories via workshops and productions at 12th Avenue Arts, On the Boards, and other Seattle venues. Through an ethnographic and archival approach, Jasmine Mahmoud argues that both ensembles created specific methods to unearth and represent stories in exceptionally unexpected ways that formally...
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Theater (2010) 40 (3): 55–65.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Deutschland 2—Berlin Back Up (2002), which restages a German parliamentary debate. She discusses the role of participation and spectatorship in such reenactments, arguing that these performance pieces embody new ways of thinking about history and politics. © 2010 by Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory...
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Theater (2017) 47 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Thomas F. DeFrantz This essay begins by outlining the forces of assimilation and dissent within the history of black American performance artistry since the 1960s. DeFrantz proposes a shift in curators' priorities away from representing multiculturalism in national presenting organizations in favor...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 89–99.
Published: 01 May 2024
... workshops with people who had us do embodied exercises, and we also had some history/theory scholarship around Lecoq s techniques. We experienced some tension around the ideas of neutrality and other ideas about the transmission of culturally coded behavior. What do we think about the designator neutral...
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Theater (2022) 52 (2): 67–77.
Published: 01 May 2022
... down. We feel the push-­pull and experience the different layers of the movement in our emotional households, parse embodied tension fields around Nazi histories, therapy experiences, the history of somatics, queer lives, and many more associations, some private, some shared. In my work, I use...
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Theater (1983) 15 (1): 25–30.
Published: 01 February 1983
... place, it is also the result of a massive urban renewal pro- social condition embodied in specific performance situations. It will gram that, like Baron Haussmann’s project in Paris a century address the manner in which the socio-aesthetic “statement” of the earlier,3 places the opera at its...
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Theater (1978) 9 (3): 35–41.
Published: 01 November 1978
... that holds before both writer and reader the painful allure of the seemingly alien than Antonin Artaud and Henrik Ibsen; to fur- inaccessible. This disjunction between the idea and its embodi- ther suggest a likelihood in the alliance...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 May 2024
... the cracks and gaps in the Western history, we built an archive that includes work by ensembles of color that have been overlooked, embraced performance forms not typically held under the umbrella of devising, and engaged in interdisciplinary analysis building a web that connected embodied knowledge, theater...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2024
... forms not typically held under the umbrella of devising, and engaged in interdisciplinary analysis building a web that connected embodied knowledge, theater history, American studies, performance studies, and beyond. This issue of Theater reflects creative collaboration grown in the fertile soil...
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Theater (2020) 50 (3): 87–95.
Published: 01 November 2020
... in highly visible but somatically and spiritually ster- ile ways, adopting what author Khwezi Gule calls a look but don t touch formal- ist approach to commemoration.2 Yet Indigenous practices of memory have long been embodied and involved sacrifice and ritual cleansing, the burning of herbs or incense...
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Theater (1973) 4 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 February 1973
.... Rhythms, pauses, suspensions. suspicions, lies: you can't believe your eyes. Very ancient manipulations of time from the entire history of the European theatre: repetition (Seneca: Medea, the nurse's monologue); display in time of a non- moment (the exact instant: Artaud's Jet of Blood...
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Theater (2014) 44 (3): 66–73.
Published: 01 November 2014
... with blood and spit markings, Norris threw into crisis the category of “action painting” — a fitting result, given that the performance emerged in part as a response to a graduate school professor’s charge that she did not paint1 — while testing her abili- ties to embody pain and interpellating...
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Theater (2008) 38 (3): 5–21.
Published: 01 November 2008
... intercourse or marriage between blacks and whites through- out American history provide ample evidence of this contention. The more fascination black bodies generate, the more they must be denigrated and controlled. Finally, the embodied impersonation of Rachel Corrie’s body is a sadly macabre...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 119–137.
Published: 01 May 2024
... history of the aesthetic attributes of devised theater that includes the voices of designers, actors, directors, and critics and perspectives from different mediums and artistic backgrounds who may see the results of collaboration manifesting in different embodied and visual ways. I am also interested...
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Theater (2011) 41 (1): 75–77.
Published: 01 February 2011
...- silenced Ukrainian authors such as Vasyl Stus lution in Ukraine. The play specifically explores and Lina Kostenko, whose works were not dared what it means to be Ukrainian (as embodied in explored previously in other Ukrainian theaters the character “Sofia” or “wisdom”) in an atmo- (and in fact still...
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Theater (2021) 51 (1): 63–79.
Published: 01 February 2021
... body in a political and criti- cal way as an instrument to unearth removed traumas, embodied forms of decoloniza- tion, migration, and the poetics of space. It is essential to my practice to engage in the postcolonial ethical imperative to make visible and audible undervalued or disparaged sites...
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Theater (2020) 50 (2): 21–39.
Published: 01 May 2020
... with an evocation of fraternity hazing activity and culminated in an embodiment of tor- ture as a response to terrorism. Under the title An Extraordinary Rendition, hancock & kelly presented three iterations of their work followed by a week of durational per- formance activations throughout the archive space...
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Theater (1968) 1 (3): 6–12.
Published: 01 November 1968
... for solutions if solutions there be. Ritual theatre-religious, if you like-does imply that there's some sort of ineffable authority from which the rituals flow and in which the rituals we enact are somehow embodied. It seems to me that in a secular society it's stretching things...
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Theater (2019) 49 (3): 89–105.
Published: 01 November 2019
... building practices, teaching us how to organize and gather, to evoke change providing us with the skills to create diasporic gestures as o‹erings, our embodied futurity bundles, our survival tool kits. And then there was the muscle called the heart. At one stage of human history they liked to say...