Paradise Hotel

Pages 256 Paradise Hotel Kindle É Richard   Foreman
  • Paradise Hotel
  • Paperback
  • 256
  • Richard Foreman
  • English
  • 07 April 2018
  • 1585670154

About the Author: Richard Foreman

Pages 256 Paradise Hotel Kindle É Richard Foreman Richard Foreman graduated from Brown University B.A 1959 , and received an MFA in Playwriting from Yale School of Drama in 1962 1 As an undergraduate, he was instrumental in the formation of Production Workshop, Brown University s student theatre group, while taking part in other student theatre, including set designing Brownbrokers 1958 production of Down to Earth 2 In 1993, Brown presented him with an honorary doctorate 3 In 1968 he founded the Ontological Hysteric Theater, which began as an art oriented project in the New York district of Soho, and later moved to a semi permanent home at Joseph Papp s Public Theater From 1992 to 2010, the non profit organization was in residence at the theater at St Mark s Church in the Bowery 4 Foreman s dramatic works are driven by the notion of a constant reawakening of the audience he is one of the major artists creating substantial works in the avant garde performance movement, now largely referred to as post dramatic theater Instead of focusing on conflict to shape his theatrical structure, Foreman s work draws on design, text and the live performance of actors equally, to create a different focus and relationship between the stage and audience He describes his works as total theater The goal of his performances is a disorientation massage , in contrast to Aristotle s goal of catharsis 5


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