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In search of theater

Author: Eric Bentley
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1953.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bentley, Eric, 1916-
In search of theater.
New York, Knopf, 1953
(OCoLC)573454347
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Bentley
OCLC Number: 353402
Description: xxii, 411, viii pages, 24 pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The Broadway intelligentsia --
Boredom in New York --
Gentility in London --
God's plenty in Paris --
Germany: splendeurs et misères --
A first glimpse of Italy --
Better than Europe? --
South of Eboli --
Schloss Leopoldskron --
pt. 2. Doing Shakespeare wrong --
Strindberg, the one and the many --
The stagecraft of Brecht --
Monsieur Verdoux and theater --
Martha Graham's journey --
The purism of Etienne Decroux --
Two evenings chez Barrault --
The poet in Dublin --
Trying to like O'Neill --
pt. 3. Bernard Shaw dead --
Copeau and the chimera --
The china in the bull shop --
pt. 4. Son of Pulcinella --
Pirandello's joy and torment --
Yeats's plays --
Heroic wantonness --
Craftsmanship in Uncle Vanya --
Ibsen, pro and con --
pt. 5. More than a play? --
An actor as thinker --
1900-1950.
Responsibility: Eric Bentley.

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