The Dramaturg - The Dramaturg Exceptions to Aristotle What...

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The Dramaturg 10/09/2007 07:57:00 Exceptions to Aristotle What is a Dramaturg? Literary management Production Dramaturgy Ways to think about Dramaturgy Controversies in Dramaturgy Exceptions to Aristotle in Play text Analysis Brecht- German playwright in the 1930s who wrote political plays; wanted  audience to take action outside of the play, therefore did not resolve his  problem in the plot structure o Often no end Beckett-  o No beginning, middle, or end o Sometimes no characters Robert Wilson- shows usually involve music o Sometimes no diction Radio Plays o No spectacle Aristotle is just one of many models – variations abound  The Drama-what? (dramaturg) Dramaturg (or Dramaturge) o One who studies dramatic composition o One who practices dramaturgy Dramaturgy o A skill set rather than defined role
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