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Political theatre

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"Political theatre" is a term that has been used to refer to three different things: theatre that ... Brecht's aesthetics have influenced political playwrights throughout the world, es...

Political theatre - Drama Online

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At the beginning of Bartlett's political and profound epic play, twelve completely different people across London wake up from an identical, terrifying dream ...

Four political dramas that play around with form - LA Times

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Dec 12, 2014 ... Personal and political: theater's "Sticks and Bones," "Father Comes Home From the Wars," "Straight White Men" and "Luna Gale."

Enter the new wave of political playwrights | Feature | Stage | The ...

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Feb 28, 2010 ... From Lydia Adetunji to Adam Brace, a fine new generation of political playwrights is emerging, says David Edgar, while the latest theatrical ...

The Power of Political Theater | The Brooklyn Rail

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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.

Political Theatre in the Early 20th Century - Victoria and Albert ...

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The Pioneer Players, Kingsway Theatre, London, 1911. This image is from the Pioneer Players' production The First Actress, a one-act play about Margaret ...

Strategies of Political Theatre

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Political Theatre. Post-War British ... 1 Strategies of political theatre: a theoretical .... common amongst playwrights who wanted to explore political situ- ations in ...

Political theatre's final curtain | Reviews | Culture | The Independent

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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 ...

On Being a So-Called Political Playwright | HowlRound

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Feb 29, 2012 ... Political theater is neither bad theater (were Ibsen, Brecht, Genet, Miller, Fornes, Churchill, Euripides bad playwrights?) nor is political theater ...

How a Non-Political Play Can Create Political Theater | HowlRound

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Mar 6, 2014 ... Can Edward Albee save the Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant? Can theater change the world? Those are the questions I asked ...

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NOW. Arts & Culture. History of Political Theater | PBS

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Mar 18, 2005 ... The history of such stage productions is far too broad to list every instance of political theater over the years, but you can read about a handful ...

Political theatre | Stage | The Guardian

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Apr 13, 2016 ... The latest news and features on political theatre. ... Theatre Uncut's visionary series of political plays appeal as much for the ideas as the drama ...

P is for political theatre | Stage | The Guardian

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Mar 27, 2012 ... I replied that it was pointless to expect political theatre to topple ... I also acknowledge that you can have bad political plays as well as good ...