Directors on Directing: A Source Book of the Modern Theater
Less than 200 years ago the director was only an "ideal" projected by disgruntled critics. Today, productions wouldn't be able to survive with our the adept talents of the director. This book has been known for years as the guide to the "unknown theater" of the director. This collection is comprised of the voices of the modern theater as they state their credos and explore their craft. Topics include: the emergence of the director; behind the fourth wall; the art of rehearsal; light and space; and much more. Directors and avid theater-buffs.
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This example of the most primitive sort of Epic Theater seems easy to understand
. But to take such a demonstration on a street corner as the basic pattern of great
theater, the theater of a scientific age? lf the reader (or listener) decides to do ...
More easily recognizable as an element of any street demonstration is the
immediate transition that can be made from presentation to commentary, a
transition characteristic of Epic Theater. The demonstrator, as often as seems
A Source Book of the Modern Theater Toby Cole Helen Krich Chinoy. rumpling of
the hair, ... (Epic Theater can thwart this illusion through especially exaggerated
costumes, clothes that have the stamp of “theater.") Further, we can set up a ...
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