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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Yes, but it so happens that a symphony orchestra can play without a conductor.
Nikisch, for example, performs with an orchestra which he has conducted for
many years with hardly a change in its personnel. Some music the orchestra
good, but we still would have heard Nikisch's interpretation of the piece. I think a
symphony orchestra without a conductor is possible; but it is not possible to draw
a parallel between an orchestra without a conductor and a theater in which the ...
As a result of our search, we moved the action to various parts of the orchestra.
We surrounded the audience with action, we transferred the spectator to the
place of action of the plays. The spectators of The Take-Ofi' sat in the orchestra,
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