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Post Modern Theatre

BY:Maria Sebastian & Alberto Estrada

Maria Sebastian

on 4 December 2012

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Post Modern Theater
By:Maria Sebastian & Alberto Estrada What is Post Modern Theater? Most postmodern productions are centered around highlighting the fallibility of definite truth, instead encouraging the audience to reach their own individual understanding.Essentially, thus, postmodern theatre raises questions rather than attempting to supply answers. Conclusion Postmodern theater embraces human experience in various forms and takes its inspiration from history, culture, and social issues.Postmodern theater, like other postmodern art forms, discards many of the ideas of modernism. When did Postmodern Theater Originate? Postmodern theater is a recent phenomenon in world theater, coming as it does out of the postmodern philosophy that originated in Europe in the middle of the twentieth century. Postmodern theater emerged as a reaction against modernist theater. Some Post Modern Techniques Each new performance of a theatrical pieces is a new Gestalt, a unique spectacle, with no intent on methodically repeating a play.
The accepted norms of seeing and representing the world are challenged and disregarded, while experimental theatrical perceptions and representations are created. Post Modern Plays Einstein on the beach, CIVIL warS, Time Rocket by Robert Wilson
Slave Ship by Amiri Baraka
A Raisin in the sun by Lorraine Hansberry
Endgame by JoAnne Akalaitis
The Woman Warrior adapted Deborah Rogin Annotated Bibliography "
Barthart, Debra. "What is Post Modern Theatre.' WISEGEEK. 5 November 2012. Conjecture Corporation 2003-2012 <www.wiseGEEK.com/what-is-postmodern-theatre.htm>
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Brockett, Oscar and Ball, Rocket. The Essential Theatre. Boston, MA 2004,2008
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Postmodern Theatre." Wikipedia the free encyclopedia. Wikimedia Foundation Inc. 2 November 2012. <HTTP://En.Wikipedia.org/wiki/postmoderntheatre
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