Augusto Boal (Routledge Performance Practitioners) by Frances Babbage

By Frances Babbage

The paintings of Augusto Boal has had an immense impression on modern theatre. This quantity appears to be like on the scope of Boal's occupation - from his early paintings as a playwright and director in Sao Paulo within the Fifties, to the advance of his groundbreaking manifesto within the Nineteen Seventies for a 'Theatre of the Oppressed'. Augusto Boal might be attention-grabbing examining for an individual drawn to the function that theatre can play in stimulating social and private swap. this helpful learn combines:



  • a biographical and ancient assessment of Boal's occupation as theatre practitioner and director

  • in-depth research of Boal's vintage textual content on radical theatre, The Theatre of the Oppressed

  • exploration of educating and creation techniques

  • practical tips to Boal's workshop methods.

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