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9/29/11 Finishing 12 Angry Men discussion Favorite/surprising/confusing moments? 12 Angry Men and Casey Anthony (innocent vs. not guilty) Sidney Lumet’s direction Our own direction
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9/29/11 Who and what is a director? Creates a theatrical language (space, movement, sound) that coherently communicates the ideas of the production to the audience (135) The “author” of the stage action – Harold Clurman Decides how a play is interpreted/“interprets the playwright’s creation” (139) Peter Brook: “There is no limit to the virtual forms that are present in a great text.” (139)
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9/29/11 History of “directing” Realism Environment, details, psychology: coordinator George II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1826-1914) André Antoine (1858-1943) Konstantin Stanislavsky (1863-1938) Outward toward audience/inward towards themselves Ensemble acting Objects handled Accumulation of detail, the spine
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2011 for the course TD 301 taught by Professor Dvoskin during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas.

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