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The theatre and its double

essays by Antonin Artaud

by Antonin Artaud

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Published by Calder & Boyars in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published in Antonin Artaud: Oeuvres Complètes, Tome IV by Éditions Gallimard, Paris, 1964.

Statementtranslated by Victor Corti.
SeriesSignature series -- 4
ContributionsCorti, Victor.
The Physical Object
Pagination102p. ;
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18701466M
ISBN 100714507032

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So many of the sacred Myths keeping the theatre from its potential exist today as much as they did when Artaud and Brecht were writing. This is a masterpiece; essential to a reading list for any first year theatre student/5.

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All .Shortly afterwards he published his 'First Manifesto for a Theatre of Cruelty' in La Nouvelle Revue Française; it would later appear as a chapter in his seminal book The Theatre and Its Double.

In it he described his intention to create ‘a new theatrical language of totem and gesture – a language of space devoid of dialogue that would.