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By Eszter Szalczer

ISBN-10: 0415414229

ISBN-13: 9780415414227

ISBN-10: 0415414237

ISBN-13: 9780415414234

Dramatist, theatre practitioner, novelist, and painter, August Strindberg’s various dramatic output embodied the modernist sensibility. He was once primarily essentially the most radical innovators of Western theatre.

This ebook presents an insightful evaluation of Strindberg’s important contribution to the dramatic arts, whereas putting his artistic method and experimental method inside a much broader cultural context. Eszter Szalczer explores Strindberg’s re-definition of drama as a fluid, always evolving shape that profoundly prompted playwriting and theatrical creation from the German Expressionists to the Theatre of the Absurd. Key productions of Strindberg’s performs are analysed, studying his theatre as a dwelling voice that keeps to problem audiences, critics, or even the main leading edge directors.

August Strindberg offers an important and available consultant to the playwright’s paintings and illustrates the effect of his drama on our figuring out of latest theatre.

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