"Political theatre" is a term that has been used to refer to three different things:
theatre that ... These theatres went beyond producing feminist plays, but also
sought to give women opp...
At the beginning of Bartlett's political and profound epic play, twelve completely
different people across London wake up from an identical, terrifying dream –…
Dec 12, 2014 ... Personal and political: theater's "Sticks and Bones," "Father Comes Home From
the Wars," "Straight White Men" and "Luna Gale."
Sep 12, 2008 ... A fine, current example of political theater is Andrea Lepcio's tragedy One Nation
Under. The play reveals issues of class, power, and ethics.
Mar 6, 2014 ... Jonathan Mandell looks at New Brooklyn Theatre's production of The Death of
Bessie Smith, and the ways theatre sparks political change.
Dec 27, 2011 ... Despite a slew of plays tackling social and political problems, drama has lost its
power to make a difference. It's time for a rethink, says Tiffany ...
Apr 7, 2016 ... The US presidential candidate in It Can't Happen Here, the prescient 1936 play
by Sinclair Lewis, doesn't childishly insult his rivals nor boast ...
Apr 19, 2015 ... In the run-up to the general election, you can see a play set in a polling station, ...
But can the theatre offer us a fresh view of politics, and even ...
Sep 3, 2006 ... A new arts festival tries to show why political theater doesn't have to taste like ...
Theater. The Culture Project and Plays That Make a Difference.
Shakespeare can also be called an author of political theatre. Not only do his
history plays examine the machinations of personal drives and passions ...