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Theater (1 May 1971) 3 (2): 79–83.
Published: 01 May 1971
...Victoria C. Ekwueme Copyright © yale/theater 1971 1971 Story Theatre In Africa: An Essay In Description. by Victoria C. Ekwueme When Paul Sills realized his conception of Story Theatre at the Yale Repertory Theatre in the 1968 production of Grimm's Fairy Tales, American...
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Theater (1 February 2011) 41 (1): 114–121.
Published: 01 February 2011
... performance historian, necessary — ­but what argument can she offer to someone who believes, as so many do, that reperformance by definition cannot preserve anything of the ephemeral original? Of the five essays included in the retrospective’s catalog, only Nancy Spector’s rises to this challenge...
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Theater (1 May 1987) 18 (2): 22–33.
Published: 01 May 1987
...Gerry Goodstein Copyright © THEATER 1987 1987 PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE PHOTOGRAPHY: AN ESSAY AND PHOTO PORTFOLIO GERRY...
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Theater (1 May 2015) 45 (2): 69–81.
Published: 01 May 2015
... by Newton Moreno 2008 Moreno Newton Moreno Translated by Elizabeth Jackson The Meal Dramatic Essays on Cannibalism Characters 1st Movement young woman young man Scene One: In the Jungle...
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Theater (1 November 1992) 23 (3): 94–95.
Published: 01 November 1992
... The Critical Panopticon: Essays in Theater and Contemporary Aesthetics by Mohammad Kowsar (Peter Lang, 1991). Copyright © THEATER 1992 1992 BOOK REVIEWS The Age and Stage of George L. Fox episodes, Irwin's play conveys the rise and because, Kelly shows, the...
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Theater (1 May 2016) 46 (2): 77–85.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Sarah Bay-Cheng This essay considers the impact of digital media and video recording on theater and performance criticism. Using the concept of telematic viewing, the essay argues for a new model of performance criticism and analysis based on reality television and a broader application of affect...
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Theater (1 February 1986) 18 (1): 42–51.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Rustom Bharucha This is the second in a series of essays documenting the REQUEST CONCERT PROJECT conceived and directed by Rustom Bharucha and Manual Lutgenhorst. The project involves the adaptation and staging of Franz Xaver Kroetz's Request Concert in approximately nine Asian cities over a period...
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Theater (1 November 1989) 20 (3): 46–49.
Published: 01 November 1989
... Stalin's 'general line.'' He briefly served as Soviet Consul-General in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War before being recalled to Moscow, where he was arrested, tried, and executed during the bloody purge of 1937–38. The essay on Stalin, excerpted here from its 1988 publication in Teatr, employs the...
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Theater (1 May 2009) 39 (2): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Razvan Penescu In this personal essay, Romanian publisher (LiterNet.ro) Razvan Penescu writes about his decision not to applaud a poor performance at the National Theater of Bucharest and how his dissent represents an expressive freedom that was disallowed in communist Romania. © 2009 by Yale...
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Theater (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 67–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Karinne Keithley Karinne Keithley's essay introduces the script of Nature Theater of Oklahoma's Romeo and Juliet , placing it within a genealogy of American thought that begins with Emerson and Thoreau and continues through the artistic experiments of John Cage and of the Judson Dance Theatre...
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Theater (1 May 2012) 42 (2): 27–41.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Sarah Bay-Cheng In her essay-manifesto, Sarah Bay-Cheng outlines principles for a new historiography of performance taking into account the multiple layers of mediation that surround any experience of live art in the twenty-first century. © 2012 by Sarah Bay-Cheng 2012 Balkan Baroque, created...
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Theater (1 February 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 (1 November 1986) 17 (3): 59–62.
Published: 01 November 1986
...Mark Lord The following article is part of a series of essays on the ethics of play production. In search of statements of aesthetic and ethical purpose, the author has frequently found it necessary to analyze theaters' advertising, for it is only in their advertisements that most of our theaters...
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Theater (1 May 1987) 18 (2): 73–74.
Published: 01 May 1987
...Gordon Rogoff Last November a group of friends and colleagues gathered to honor Eric Bentley at Columbia University. The occasion was prompted by Bentley's 70th birthday and the publication of a book of essays written in his honor. The book, The Play and Its Critic, was edited by Michael Bertin and...
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Theater (1 February 2019) 49 (1): 52–63.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Luis Alfaro In this personal essay, Luis Alfaro relates his own circuitous journey to playwrighting. He reflects on how his experiences as a queer and Chicano artist—a journey filled with risks, failures, and experiments—inspired and informed his thirty-year career in poetry, performance art, and...
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Theater (1 May 2019) 49 (2): 48–61.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Aaron C. Thomas In his essay, Thomas analyzes and contextualizes Thomas Ostermeier’s adaptation of Édouard Louis’s second novel, Histoire de la violence . The production, Im Herzen der Gewalt , uses theatrical means to explore the questions of truth and untruth, reality and unreality, revision and...
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Theater (1 February 1992) 23 (1): 94.
Published: 01 February 1992
.... Shteir, Rachel, “‘I Became an Chaudhuri, Una, “When’s the Play? Optimist’: An Interview with Emily Time and the Theory of Drama” Lordi, Karen E., “‘Leave Me Alone!’ - Mann” (interview),Vol. 22, no. 1, pp. (essay), Vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 46-51...
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Theater (1 February 1981) 13 (1): 90.
Published: 01 February 1981
..., FalVWinter 1980, p. (Review), Vol. 12, no. 1, FalVWinter 1980, p. 56. 80. Hauptman, Ira. “Novelization - The Theateis Newest Crisis” (Essay), Beacham, Richard. “Brenton Invades Britain; the Rumam in Britain Vol. 12, no. 2, Spring...
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Theater (1 February 1979) 11 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 February 1979
... Copyright © THEATER 1979 1979 Index to Volume X, 1978-79 Aaron, Julcs, “The Mark Taper Forum: Gordon Davidson’s Balancing Cameron, Ben (with James Lee), “Arena Stage: Interviews with Zelda Act” (Essay), Vol. 10, no. 3, Summer 1979, p. 55 Fichandler...
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Theater (1 February 1990) 21 (1_and_2): 124–125.
Published: 01 February 1990
.... - “Jonathan Swift and the Guerrilla Alexander, Robert, The Mozamgola Holden, Joan, The Mozamgola Caper Caper (play with Joan Holden and John (play with Robert Alexander and John Girls” (essay),Vol. XX, No. 2, p. 39. O’Neal), Vol. XX, No. 1, p. 55. O’Neal), Vol. XX, No. 1, p. 55...