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Theater (1994) 25 (2): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Peter W. Ferran Copyright © Theater 1994 1994 New Measures for Brecht in America Peter W. Ferran Roughly 30 years ago, while the Berlin Wall, just erected, was stimulating West German theaters 9 to renew their call for a Brecht boycott...
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Theater (2017) 47 (3): 19–35.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... Imagine Trayvon Martin or Michael Brown, wib exits stage right, charity and jealousy only boys. Imagine Eric Garner or Sandra exit stage left. hope remains. The orchestra Bland dying alone on a cold street, and for no begins to play “Alegba.” After eight measures, apparent reason. Imagine...
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Theater (1980) 11 (2): 88–91.
Published: 01 May 1980
... into America. "Archaeologically" we have "excavations" (the archaeologist's measur• ing standard is omnipresent on the screen) of past faces, clothing, environment, and (less directly) hopes, aspirations, and histories. Ellis Island itself, its large buildings now empty (but not without echoes...
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Theater (1992) 23 (1): 50–53.
Published: 01 February 1992
... is the seeming endless potential of the human at once rewarding and disappointing in nearly imagination for the perpetuation of discourse, the equal measure. At every turn I am impressed by his commerce of ideas, and the animation of human relations erudition and insight...
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Theater (1975) 6 (2): 30–34.
Published: 01 May 1975
... dramatically as one step in a sequence: Brecht’s long struggle with the idea of obedience to the Party, which begins with his conversion to Marxism in 1928 and continues through the five or six ‘didactic’ plays, reaching its culmination in Die Massnahme (The Measures Taken...
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Theater (1986) 18 (1): 52–55.
Published: 01 February 1986
.... Brenton’s time I had ever worked inside a big before The Romans in Britain litiga- Angelo was modelled on right-wing ex- theater in England. I got an inch insid: tion, his radical adaptation of Measure tremist Enoch Powell and the Duke on the door and they had me by the balls. for Measure...
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Theater (2013) 43 (3): 25–35.
Published: 01 November 2013
... as convener, but they can also act as divider, muddying waters when we try, as peers, to move experience through discovery toward innovation. Participation, of late, is a word of many definitions, being used for many purposes. I. Measurement The James Irvine Foundation’s recent research and grant...
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Theater (1986) 17 (3): 4.
Published: 01 November 1986
... context. It is seen by the dramaturgs themselves as inseparable from writing, translating, ac• ting, directing, other theater arts. In measuring the state of their profession, the dramaturgs measure the state of theater itself. The accomplishments and goals to which they modestly admit also testify...
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Theater (1984) 15 (2): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 1984
... directing work there includes: Love’s Labor’s Lost; The Miser; Jean-Claude Grumberg’s The Workroom; Much Ado About Nothing; Measure for Measure, and Russell Davis’ Sally’s Gone, She Left Her Name. He...
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Theater (1969) 2 (2): 8–21.
Published: 01 May 1969
... prowess insofar as we see it as a conquest of very consider- able difficulties. In that sense, watching acrobats is an intellectual pursuit. More impor- tant: what the intellect addresses itself to is the will to power. It measures mastery. "All the world loves a winner." The Spanish...
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Theater (2000) 30 (2): 164–168.
Published: 01 May 2000
... are measured. Along with the drama- has been blind from birth being given tist, dramaturg, and director Karl Immermann, the gift of sight by a miraculous hand. I Tieck attempted, for the first time anywhere in understood, I felt in the liveliest way how Europe since the seventeenth century...
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Theater (1991) 22 (1): 34–39.
Published: 01 February 1991
... interested in ‘updating’ the language than the scenery. I think a very limiting thing has happened in this country in terms of directing: you set Measure For Measure on the moon as if that were enough. I find that incredibly uninteresting. That’s not to say that Measure for Measure set...
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Theater (1989) 20 (3): 5–6.
Published: 01 November 1989
... contribute to an understanding of science, scholarship,and culture between our two countries of what is now transpiring in Soviet society and in Soviet art. are in large measure made possible by the efforts of our We would like to present you a real - even if only partial political leaders, who...
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Theater (1999) 29 (1): 4–25.
Published: 01 February 1999
... of the Hamburg Thalia Theater’s production of Baal at the Berliner Ensemble. All these works were offered in repertory during June. I could have also gone for a walk through the city “Auf Brechts Spuren” [In Brecht’s tracks], offered by the BE in conjunction with a conference on The Measures Taken...
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Theater (1980) 11 (3): 100–103.
Published: 01 November 1980
... But let me explain something. "Based on" merely by replacing poetry with comedy. is not eccentric. Measure for Measure is My objective was to create a single world • based on another play, and Shakespeare in which both...
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Theater (1976) 8 (1): 78–82.
Published: 01 February 1976
... to lie? But if not be the only criteria by which we measure the the author provides no conflicting information, success of a memoir. Commentators, however, con- how can we know his memory? Since we can never tinue to focus their criticism of biography and au- be certain whether actuality has been...
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Theater (1978) 10 (1): 63–65.
Published: 01 February 1978
.... It comments on the manner in Theatral at Louvain-Ia-neuve. the floor. Heavily padded shoulders gave which this society denies not only know• One measure of the power of Besson's them a larger than life appearance that ledge...
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Theater (2012) 42 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 2012
... institutions, such as Theater Instituut Nederland, have been elimi- nated outright. Others have survived but face drastic measures; the touring Nation- ale Reisopera, for example, plans to operate in 2013 with just 40 percent of its 2011 resources. In the United Kingdom, where a Tory – Liberal...
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Theater (2012) 42 (1): 2–5.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Instituut Nederland, have been elimi- nated outright. Others have survived but face drastic measures; the touring Nation- ale Reisopera, for example, plans to operate in 2013 with just 40 percent of its 2011 resources. In the United Kingdom, where a Tory – Liberal Democrat coalition sought...
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Theater (1988) 20 (1): 22–24.
Published: 01 February 1988
... 1959 ple suggests that time in these “microdramas” becomes arbi- to his dissolution. He insists on a fundamental kinship with trary, futile to measure: “an afternoon or a lifetime compress- the silent man, based on the claim that they both share a ed into two or three pages.” So although...