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Unformatted text preview: understandable and relevant to performers Who?s the first dramaturge: Will be on test, GE Lessing, Hamburg dramaturgy (1767) Wanted to establish German national theatre, he evaluated and wrote new scripts In the USA dramaturgy is relatively new and has been around since the 1960?s Employment and activity: Duties vary from theatre to theatre and it is rare that a person is only a dramaturge so they must hold other position in the play process, they are good researchers and easily employable Interested in new or adopted plays and bringing them into play, regional and commercial houses use dramaturges Organization: Literary managers and dramaturges of the Americans (LMDA), small growing organization and there is major activity through listserv...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course TAR 103 taught by Professor Yarnelle during the Fall '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Fall '08