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Theater (1988) 20 (1): 84–88.
Published: 01 February 1988
...John Rouse Copyright © THEATER 1988 1988 A MONSTER TRAGEDY/ A TRAGEDY OF MONSTERS: PETER ZADEK’S LULU JOHN ROUSE P andora’s Box: A Monster-lfagedy...
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Theater (1973) 5 (1): 131–138.
Published: 01 February 1973
...Robert Brustein Copyright © by yale/theatre 1973 1973 Oedipus Nix: A Mythical Tragedy Robert Brustein...
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Theater (1996) 26 (3): 99–103.
Published: 01 November 1996
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Theater (2001) 31 (1): 71–73.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Translated by Annabelle Winograd The Mobilization of Gotowar A Heroic Tragedy in Five Acts By Alexandre Dumas and Prince Rigadin Characters...
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Theater (1989) 20 (2): 12–18.
Published: 01 May 1989
... as a signified in a closed 13 and exclusively male symbol system. Only two roles are ap- tions from a Greek tragedy. When the Melians argue that propriate for women in Greek tragedy: nonentity...
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Theater (1980) 11 (3): 18–22.
Published: 01 November 1980
... too early? approach to Greek tragedy would have to start with reduction in You are right. My guess was that after the decline of the Theater of the setting, the chorus, and anything else which may not .be the Absurd, theater of violence and existential theater, the natural necessary...
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Theater (1968) 1 (1): 98–101.
Published: 01 February 1968
..., or of Euripides' Orestes. All tion, the ambiguous relation between of these plays break the ru les, or rather order and chaos. go against the theory of classic tragedy. They are like bastards-the natural sons For example, Ajax. Ajax is a very well• of illegitimate affairs between...
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Theater (1978) 10 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 February 1978
..., for instance, or the auto• It is obvious from one of his earliest and The Viking Press, 1978. $15.00. biographical element of After the Fall, or most famous essays, "Tragedy and the the proper role of the long-defunct Lincoln Common Man," .that he...
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Theater (2002) 32 (2): 57–61.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... It comes down to basic issues of to figure out that I wanted to do it, and actually kindness and decency and generosity, which all the things that finally drew me to the play were human beings can recognize. In tragedy...
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Theater (1981) 12 (2): 43–48.
Published: 01 May 1981
..., “Problems of the Theater,” can transcend tragedy in its effectiveness when taken to the extreme: “The tragic is possible even if pure tragedy is not. We can achieve the tragic out of comedy. We can bring it forth as a frightening moment, as an abyss that opens suddenly.” Barnes sees...
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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 (1980) 11 (3): 49–54.
Published: 01 November 1980
... there are only two ways tional: not only in his ability to recite the entire text of numerous of doing this. One is to do what the Greeks themselves now do; tragedies by heart, but in his skill at creating and sustaining a high they put the plays back in the ancient theaters. The other approach level...
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Theater (2007) 37 (3): 7–15.
Published: 01 November 2007
... concept of the tragic. Redemption, pathos, and ethos are inaccessible words that have fallen into the coldest of abstractions. Disasters and the slaughters of innocents are everywhere referred to as “tragedies,” but this is an idea of tragedy that does not know how to distinguish these things from...
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Theater (1980) 11 (2): 35–53.
Published: 01 May 1980
... Deconstruction Jan Kott I the husband rediscovers his wife in the guise of the Stranger. But In the first scene of The Misanthrope Alceste rushes into in A Doll House the traditional signs of tragedy and comedy...
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Theater (2016) 46 (3): 132–137.
Published: 01 November 2016
...; at other times it is a condition, a promise, a threshold, a rich and fertile impossibility. Theater 46:3 © 2016 by Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre Will Eno’s Tragedy...
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Theater (1992) 23 (1): 83–87.
Published: 01 February 1992
... in making theater, but instead they no way out, there’s nothing they that when Agaue enters toward the are talking, head to head, in a can do. They end up feeling end of the tragedy with the head of restaurant, in a film. This moment is passive and impotent. And so Pentheus...
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Theater (2007) 37 (3): 47–48.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Raffaello Sanzio was founded and seven years before the group began creating its Tragedia Endogonidia cycle, a series of performances reflecting on the nature of tragedy in a contemporary context. Rather than a dramatic form — that is, an arrangement of incidents that con- spire to destroy a tragic...
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Theater (1973) 4 (1): 73–79.
Published: 01 February 1973
... smells, our world! In the tragedy of Sophocles The Protogonist may die, but his fall is also the occasion for an action of heroic proportions. Though Oedipus dies, his death is both illuminating and ennobling. In the later tragedy of Euripides the same dignity is missing. Like Electra...
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Theater (1981) 12 (3): 69–77.
Published: 01 November 1981
... In June of 1979, Robert Brustein commis- pretentiousness, is transferred to LA, home sioned Lee Brew to direct Frank Wedekind‘s of the media industry’s high living myth Tragedies of Sex: Earth Spirit and Pandom’s...
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Theater (1994) 25 (2): 67–70.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of the story about the idiotic, unlucky death of Heracles, considered invincible, most likely requires no comment. 2. In Philoktetes- Variations, director Jan Ritsema staged modern adaptations of Sophocles’s tragedy by John Jesurun, Heiner Muller, and Andre Gide...