Unformatted text preview: theatre all across the country, not just in New York • Know the Actor’s unions • Billy Rose- producer in the 30’s, produced a lot of Odete plays for Broadway, producer of big extravagant things like a circus type show • Absurdist Drama- Martin Esslin, 2 absurdist writers- Becket and Ionesco, absurdity of life, unrecognizable plots, resemble nightmares and dreams • Expressionism- expressionistic • Internal Technique- The Method, working from the inside out (Stanislavski) • External Technique- working from the outside inward, doesn’t come from internal motivations • Plays that were first presented during the realism time period were all on a proscenium stage • Naturalism- doesn’t really exist in theatre, no plot, no actors...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course DRAM 116 taught by Professor Strong during the Spring '08 term at UNC.
- Spring '08
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