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Unformatted text preview: o eugene oneill: also wrote the saddest play ever written, A long days journey into night Social realism o Clifford odets- waiting for lefty o A dolls house Realism and expressionism o Tennessee Williams A glass menagerie o Arthur miller Death of a salesman Antirealism o Louigi Pirandello Six characters in search of an author o Testing and pushing it, asking is it real or not? Bertolt Brecht o Huge influence on modern theatre o Alienation effect- mirror opposite of suspending ones belief o Stripped theatre of its illusion o Changed theatre so there are no limits as to what can be on the stage now **A Dead Man Walking...
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