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Author: Antonin Artaud
Publisher: London, Calder & Boyars, 1970.
Series: Signature series, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Theatre and Its Double is a collection of essays detailing Antonin Artaud's radical theories on drama and theatre, which he saw as being stifled by conservatism and lack of experimentation. Containing the famous manifestos of the 'Theatre of Cruelty', the collection analyses the underlying impulses of performance, provides some suggestions on a physical-training method for actors and actresses, and features a  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Artaud, Antonin, 1896-1948.
Theatre and its double.
London, Calder & Boyars, 1970
(OCoLC)646982274
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antonin Artaud
ISBN: 0714507024 9780714507026 0714507032 9780714507033 0714542342 9780714542348
OCLC Number: 118573
Notes: Translation of Le théâtre et son double.
Performer(s): Pbk. 10/-. sbn 7145 0703 2.
Description: 102 pages 21 cm
Series Title: Signature series, 4.
Other Titles: Théâtre et son double.
Responsibility: translated [from the French] by Victor Corti.

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The Theatre and Its Double is a collection of essays detailing Antonin Artaud's radical theories on drama and theatre, which he saw as being stifled by conservatism and lack of experimentation. Containing the famous manifestos of the 'Theatre of Cruelty', the collection analyses the underlying impulses of performance, provides some suggestions on a physical-training method for actors and actresses, and features a long appreciation of the expressive values of Eastern dance drama.

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