The Theater and Its Double

The Theater and Its Double

Author: Antonin Artaud

Publisher: Grove Press

ISBN: 0802150306

Page: 159

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'The Theater and Its Double' is far and away the most important thing that has been written about the theater in the twentieth century. It should be read again and again. Artaud oozed magical desires.

A collection of manifestos originally published in 1938, in which the French artist and philosopher attacks conventional assumptions about the drama, and calls for the influx of irrational material - based on dreams, religion, and emotion - in order to make the theater vital for modern audiences.



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