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Brecht on Theatre: The Development of an Aesthetic

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This selection of Bertolt Brecht's critical writing charts the development of his thinking on theatre and aesthetics over four decades. The volume demonstrates how the theories of Epic Theatre and Alienation evolved and contains notes and essays on the staging of The Threepenny Opera, Mahagonny, Mother Courage, Puntila, Galileo, and many others of his plays. Also included is A Short Organum for the Theatre, Brecht's most complete statement of his revolutionary philosophy of the theatre.

Synopsis:

This selection of Bertolt Brecht's critical writing charts the development of his thinking on theatre and aesthetics over four decades.

About the Author

Born in Augsburg, Germany, in 1898 and died in Berlin in 1956. With plays such as The Threepenny Opera, Mother Courage, Life of Galileo, and The Caucasian Chalk Circle, he cemented his reputation as one of the most modern and innovative of twentieth century dramatists.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780413388001
Subtitle:
The Development of an Aesthetic
Author:
BRECHT, BERTOLT
Editor:
Willett, John
Author:
Willett, John
Author:
Brecht, Bertolt
Editor:
WILLETT, JOHN
Translator:
WILLETT, JOHN
Publisher:
A&C Black
Location:
N
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
NEW ED
Publication Date:
September 2003
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
294
Dimensions:
8 x 5 in

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