Towards a Poor Theatre

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Routledge, Nov 12, 2012 - Drama - 264 pages
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Originally published in 1968, Jerzy Grotowski's groundbreaking book is available once again. As a record of Grotowski's theatrical experiments, this book is an invaluable resource to students and theater practioners alike.
 

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Jerzy Grotowski created the Theatre Laboratory in Opole, South-West Poland, in 1959. His work since then, with a small permanent company, became one of the most potent sources of information for ... Read full review

Contents

Information
9
Preface
11
Towards a Poor Theatre
15
The Theatres New Testament
27
Theatre is an Encounter
55
Treatment of the Text
61
Textual Montage
79
The Constant Prince
97
Methodical Exploration
127
Actors Training 19591962
133
Actors Training 1966
175
The Actors Technique
205
Skara Speech
225
American Encounter
243
Statement of Principles
255
Copyright

He Wasnt Entirely Himself
117

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