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Unformatted text preview: Orson Well’s production of Macbeth was associated with the Federal Theatre Project (created during Great Depression to give actors work) Arthur Miller & Clifford Odetts share something in common. (HUAC) One and two only (FTP & American… ) Black americans on stage… true Death of a Salesman & Doll House share similarities: dialogue is realistic #7 Which is a problem for designing stage for Paul Green? Objects placed downstage could cause sight problems #41 last scene of death of a salesman is Willy’s funeral – the requiem #24 Maggie bought Big Daddy a robe Waiting for Godot - ? Waiting for Lefty - Social Realism Death of a Salesman - Realism & Expressionism Six Characters – Anti realism Play - Absurd Glass Menagerie – Realism & Expressionism Desire under the elms – poetic Selective realism is a form of set design by Joe Melzeigner #31 False Showboat...
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2009 for the course DRAM 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08
- Death of a Salesman