Unformatted text preview: Itself” (make our own rational sense about the play, it isn’t about something, it is the thing itself) Rhythm Stagecraft -lack of plot progression-lack of character development-lack of strong dramatic action. (rise + fall, clear climax) Sisophis- greek that had to roll the rock up the hill for the rest of his life, situational structure: something keeps coming back to the origin just like the play does Beckett’s Dramaturgy: Around the Absurd-situation over plot-characters closer to mechanical puppets-actions becomes gratuitous activity-like action, speech is impotent-no discernable logic of development-no interpretive tools: form is content...
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- Spring '08
- Drama, Beckett, Events Arrival Waiting, Messenger Waiting Theatre, Rituals New Arrivals, strong dramatic action