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The Group Theatre : passion, politics, and performance in the Depression Era

Author: Helen Krich Chinoy; Don B Wilmeth; Milly S Barranger
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Series: Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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<Span style=""font-style:italic;"">The Group Theatre, a groundbreaking ensemble collective, started the careers of many top American theatre artists of the twentieth century and founded what became known as Method Acting. This book is the definitive history, based on over thirty years of research and interviews by the foremost theatre scholar of the time period, Helen Chinoy.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wilmeth, Don B.
Group Theatre : Passion, Politics, and Performance in the Depression Era.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Krich Chinoy; Don B Wilmeth; Milly S Barranger
ISBN: 9781137294609 1137294604 1306093376 9781306093378 1137294590 9781137294593
OCLC Number: 908034323
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 1 online resource (304 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Part I. People --
part II. Performance --
part III. Politics.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in theatre and performance history.
Responsibility: Helen Krich Chinoy ; edited by Don B. Wilmeth and Milly S. Barranger.

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