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Theater (2022) 52 (1): 1.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Tom Sellar; Ashley M. Thomas Zora Howard (photo: Jason Zeren); Andrew Rincón (photo: Mike Petrie Jr Lucas Baisch (photo: Haley Schwartz) Up Front Emergence Tom Sellar and Ashley M. Thomas This issue of Theater presents three new plays by so-called emerging playwrights meaning (in the professional...
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Theater (2014) 44 (2): 5–19.
Published: 01 May 2014
... From Content to Context The Emergence of the Performance Curator In 1963 at the Edinburgh Festival, a theater conference took place organized by direc- tor Jim Haynes, John Calder, and critic Kenneth Tynan at the brothel turned theater club now known as the Traverse Theatre, one...
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Theater (2020) 50 (2): 47–61.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Erin Manning Erin Manning, a participant in goat island archive—we have discovered the performance by making it , suggests the concept of “anarchive” as a new approach to understanding the archive. She argues that the anarchival “follow[s] the logic not of originality or wholeness, but of emergent...
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Theater (2014) 44 (2): 21–29.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Tom Sellar In this article, Tom Sellar begins to define the mercurial role of the performance curator that has been emerging at the intersections of theatrical practice and the visual arts and their presentation. By linking the burgeoning prominence of curators with “a desire for strengthened...
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Theater (2016) 46 (2): 7–33.
Published: 01 May 2016
... reveal new, emerging understandings of the human, the global, and the live. © 2016 by Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre 2016 telegraph plays nineteenth-century plays William Gillette Dion Boucicault Elmer Vance Figure 1: Lithograph of a scene from Act II of Secret Service...
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Theater (2008) 38 (2): 9–29.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Andrea Tompa Retracing the movements of Hungarian theater over the past ten years, Andrea Tompa details the rise of Hungary's two most influential independent and contemporary theater directors, Árpád Schilling and Béla Pintér. With the collapse of the Soviet Union, an emergent, internationally...
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Theater (2019) 49 (1): 6–21.
Published: 01 February 2019
... describes current and emerging trends in Latinx theater across the Americas as expressed over the course of two panel discussions and among small-group participants. Recounting how these geographically diverse conveners responded to questions concerning Latinx aesthetics, political activism, funding...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 7–15.
Published: 01 May 2024
... to take control of the narrative and to make work that speaks directly to the current moment. As seductive as the story is of artists emerging out of necessity during particularly tumultuous times, it helps the next generation know that their work will leave a mark and that meaning within performance...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 51–69.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Ryan Adelsheim; Rye Gentleman; Michelle Hayford Devised theater genealogies too often take shape around a set of primarily white, Western “ensemble-based” theater companies and training schools working in modes that emerged in Europe and the United States in the 1960s and 1970s in response...
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Theater (2013) 43 (1): 140–148.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Shonni Enelow Emergency index 2011 edited by Gluzman Yelena Yankelevich Matvei 2012 : Ugly Duckling Presse © 2013 by Shonni Enelow 2013 Books Shonni Enelow The Literary Life of Performance Emergency index’s Performance Documentation Project Emergency index...
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Theater (2017) 47 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 February 2017
...- nies, dance companies, and venues for spoken word and visual arts emerged in this era, galvanizing possibilities for communities of color in provocative, sensual, and spiritual performance creativity. These institutions emerged with limited government funding...
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Theater (1968) 1 (1): 32–39.
Published: 01 February 1968
...Nikos Psacharopoulos Copyright 1968 by yale/theatre 1968 Directing Greek Drama: A Comment By Nikos Psacharopoulos The time was ripe for the emergence of answerer. Dialogue, a prime requisite for tragedy when, sometime at the end of theatre, evolved...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2024
... emerged out of the political transformations of the 1960s and 1970s, a rising spirit of collectivity that led to a desire for different, nonhierarchical structures for art-m­ aking. American artists and activists have been returning to and remaking this kind of collectivity since the start of the pandemic...
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Theater (2005) 35 (1): 40–42.
Published: 01 February 2005
... dramatic fuel is its sense of emergency; the action is set at a crucial point during the Russian civil war, when the survival of communism hangs in the balance. Any American adaptation thus needs extreme historical circumstances of its own, an analogous sense of emergency Trevor Oswalt...
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Theater (2015) 45 (1): 122–129.
Published: 01 February 2015
... and highly accomplished technique within a fairly conventional theatrical spectacle. Emerging from this bureaucratized system for producing dance, a new generation of artists, many of whom had been professional dancers themselves, began to question assumptions that underlay more conventional...
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Theater (2024) 54 (2): 1–3.
Published: 01 May 2024
... into theater scholarship, including the creation of curricula to teach devising in academic theater programs and to encourage the practice in university productions. Perhaps this will start to happen as scholars and artists address another need: what has been categorized as devised in an emergent discourse...
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Theater (2008) 38 (1): 5–17.
Published: 01 February 2008
... formally defined performers in dramatic fictions, or informally extended to include roles targeted audiences might aspire to in direct or indirect response. Further, this civic activity her- alds the emergence of a democratic South African citizen on the far side of the fault line still implied...
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Theater (2022) 52 (2): 33–47.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Victoria Ann Lewis s Dramaturgy of Disability, where she prioritizes content over practices of action and does not engage intersectionality. Building on Lewis s emergent ideas (emergent for 1998) means that intersectionality and cross-m­ ovement/Disability solidarity, two important tenets of Disability...
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Theater (2000) 30 (3): 128–131.
Published: 01 November 2000
... of social space in late Elizabethan and early Jacobean London, the city emerges as a reno- vated physical stage on which actors from...
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Theater (2020) 50 (2): 79–93.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., and it is isolating and counterproductive, deny- ing sufferers the rest they need to participate in the working world. Insomnia has a long history of being understood as a pathology that emerged with the modern city and alongside modern forms of productivity, widening inequality, and capitalism. Sleep deprivation...