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Theatre and anti-theatre new movements since Beckett. by Ronald Hayman

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Theater -- History -- 20th century,
  • Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Includes index. Bibliography: p. [263]-265.

The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 272 p. ;
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20682429M

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Contending that ""the development of theatre since Beckett has been more influenced by anti-art atttitudes than has generally been recognized,"" Hayman (Artaud and After) analyzes the work of a few recent playwrights and directors, conferring his greatest approval on those whose work shares the innovative, negative spirit of Artaud (anti-language), Beckett, and Beckett's precursors.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Theatre and anti-theatre by Ronald Hayman, , Cited by: 9. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Theatre - Theatre - The evolution of modern theatrical production: Underlying the theatrical developments of the 19th century, and in many cases inspiring them, were the social upheavals that followed the French Revolution. Throughout Europe the middle class took over the theatres and effected changes in repertoire, style, and decorum. In those countries that experienced revolutionary change.

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