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Critical analysis of contemporary English subsidised theatre practice

Peter William Mathers

Critical analysis of contemporary English subsidised theatre practice

towards a theory of the relationshipbetween text and performance.

by Peter William Mathers

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Published by University of East Anglia in Norwich .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of East Anglia, School of English and American Studies, 1981.

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Reading and analysis of theories and critical approaches to contemporary theatre: Brecht, Artaud, and others who have contributed to the form and idea of the modern theatre. Writing of assigned exercises in dramatic criticism. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of the lower-division writing requirement. Repeatability: Unlimited as topics vary. Common and Critical Themes in Literature 10 Contemporary Authors to Put on Your Reading List. Literature. What Is Exposition in Literature? Check Out These Popular Examples. Literature. The 6 Creepiest Fairy Tales of All Time. Literature. Rising Action in Literature Adds Edge-of-Your-Seat Thrill to a Book. Literature. How Authors Highlight.


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