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Theater (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...
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Theater (1987) 18 (3): 6–12.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Dario Fo; Stuart Hood, translated by Copyright © THEATER 1987 1987 TOTO: THE VIOLENCE OF THE MARIONETTE AND THE MASK DARIO FO TRANSLATED...
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Theater (2005) 35 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Tom Sellar © 2005 by Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre 2005 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Tom Sellar Theater and Violence Introductory Notes I. “Fixed Ideas” The idea...
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Theater (2019) 49 (2): 62–75.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., Hooded, Or Being Black for Dummies , Carpenter posits that to depict black suffering on stage without sensationalizing or depersonalizing the violence—and thus contributing to the cycle of violence you depict—theatermakers must make room for the dramaturgical stutter: strategic dysfluency that defies...
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Theater (2021) 51 (2): 74–83.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the “cesura between actor and character” to highlight the nature of the theatrical event for purposes that are largely social, drawing attention to systems of power, privilege, and violence. De Vos posits that unlike Brecht, however, Rau does not use these techniques to draw attention to the constructedness...
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Theater (2011) 41 (1): 9–25.
Published: 01 February 2011
... years of violence and prejudice, and describes a younger generation whose work ventures beyond the confines of Northern Irish struggle. She also explores a growing community of theater companies creating site-specific work in locations that were significant during the Troubles, to commemorate the events...
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Theater (2012) 42 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., this techno-shroud­ was an apparatus of anonymity, through which the uninvited stranger, or strangler, could penetrate the woman’s private domestic space. Jerez’s clear production and response to the anonymous “breather” who calls, the unseen stranger who is ringing the doorbell, and the violence...
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Theater (2005) 35 (1): 57–65.
Published: 01 February 2005
... that his action must stop. Violence is also from an idea that certain things were already described when Oedipus needs to get informa- known, at least by Oedipus and those close...
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Theater (1996) 27 (1): 29–34.
Published: 01 February 1996
... were repulsed by the play’s sexual and political violence and alleged that Kane, who was only 23 at the time, did not deserve her production (in the Court’s series of eleven plays by young writers) or the Jenvood Foundation grant under which she wrote the play. Blasted was scorned and derided...
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Theater (1969) 2 (1): 53–84.
Published: 01 February 1969
... of the Living Theatre's work is to me magnificent; but any part seems to me in some way trivial and arbitrary-like a great novel where each paragraph or sentence is far less than the whole. Joe Chaikin Violence is good...
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Theater (1969) 2 (1): 12–17.
Published: 01 February 1969
..., that frightening turning towards violence, the blood drains from my face, rushing to my sick-feeling stomach, despair despair. o i see how the whole rebel movement is fall- ing into the violence trap, out of despair, because the forces against us are so se- vere we begin to think that only with guns...
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Theater (2020) 50 (3): 104–110.
Published: 01 November 2020
... that investigates and unveils the scale and systematic nature of violence and war through disturbingly playful manipulations of miniature puppets and models projected onto screens.1 The artists who comprise Hotel Modern are all white Dutch and so am I. It appears to me that this production the presumptive our...
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Theater (2015) 45 (2): 65–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and by a logic (or analogic) existing only within his own work. In addition, one notices that Moreno produces a kind of migratory playwriting, made up of exploratory excursions into archaic memory, but always in tension with the urgent presence of Brazilian cities, destroyed by violence, by hunger...
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Theater (2006) 36 (3): 5–27.
Published: 01 November 2006
... with our bodies and with our fantasies, our relationship with beauty, but also with violence, things which sometimes coexist in us.”1 We should check this proposition by analyzing eight productions seen in the festival’s first week. “Calamity” is a sufficiently general leitmotif...
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Theater (2000) 30 (1): 4–5.
Published: 01 February 2000
... and the play’s sophisticated dramaturgy. The violence of Family Stories: Belgrade recalls Sarah Kane’s Blasted: a violence hard to be inside while translating, choosing between words like slap and punch. To be sure, harder still to have...
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Theater (2021) 51 (1): 2–5.
Published: 01 February 2021
... State forces, however, adhere to Pinochet-e­ra strategies: by December 19, over 12,700 Chileans had been wounded, and the public prosecutor s office had opened over 2,670 criminal investigations into torture, sexual violence, and firearm injuries, mostly by Caribineros personnel.5 The United Nations...
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Theater (1981) 12 (2): 28–33.
Published: 01 May 1981
... the regarded as taboo: homosexuality, nudity, violence, sadism. emergence of this Fringe activity. The Fringe, in concentrating on Though this energetic response was often morally juvenile and Vietnam far more frequently than on Ireland, for example, seem- aesthetically crude, audiences sensed...
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Theater (1982) 13 (2): 63–69.
Published: 01 May 1982
... on Gandhi’s experiences in South Africa between 1893 and 1914, the opera traces the emergence of his concept of non-violence in opposition to European racial discrimination. Though the first...
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Theater (1969) 2 (1): 117–127.
Published: 01 February 1969
..., and fatally painful for too many people. This is a period of emergency. Therefore emergency theatre is the theatre of aware- ness. The first thing is to feed everybody, stop the violence, and free us all. This is what anarchism means in our time. The theatre of anarchism is the theatre...
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Theater (2021) 51 (1): 9–21.
Published: 01 February 2021
... regimes: more discriminatory against and greater in their dispossession of unwanted bodies and increasingly accom- panied with spectacular state violence. Since the Arab uprisings that started in 2010, we have witnessed mass displacement of people. Counterrevolutionary oppression has caused...