Theatre Notes 421

Theatre Notes 421 - Theatre Notes 4/21 11:55:00 ←...

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Unformatted text preview: Theatre Notes 4/21 21/04/2008 11:55:00 ← Performance • Agitation of people(futurists) • Snowboarder o Perform to stereotype, punk role • Want resorts to open up to snowboarders o Have people think about this issue and act and poach these resorts ← Positive things that could come out of this • Take world over • People convert from skiing to snowboarding • Publicity ← Negatives • Opening resorts to snowboarders/skiers • Playing to stereotype • No control of what people do ← Political theatre • Dramatic performances designed to advance or promote a political cause: reflection vs. Intervention(Burton is intervention type) ← Bertolt Brecht • The interventionist • Rejected the idea of the audience catharsis(live by curiously through people through story, emotionally connect to lead character and feel the way they are feeling, feel pity for character on stage, fear it will happen to you so you learn...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2008 for the course THTR 1009 taught by Professor Lessley,me during the Winter '07 term at Colorado.

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