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Erwin Piscator and the American Theatre

Erwin Piscator and the American Theatre( )
Author: Probst, Gerhard F.
Series title:American University Studies
Publication Date:Nov 1991
Publisher:Peter Lang Publishing, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $98.95
Book Description:

As the centennial of his birth approaches, a revaluation of Erwin Piscator's influence on the theatre of the western world seems due. Although he was the first to do political qua epic theatre, it was his pupil Brecht who received all the attention. During the Hitler years Piscator spent almost 13 years (1939-1951) in the United States where he founded and directed the Dramatic Workshop at the New School for Social Research and had among his students Beatrice Arthur, Harry...
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Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Theater / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):22.86 x 15.24 x 2.54 cm
Book Weight:0.46 Kilograms

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