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Copy of Theatre of Cruelty

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Marie St. Pierre

on 15 May 2013

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Theatre of Cruelty Hannah Archer
Sam Chisholm
Eamon McFadden
Blake Patterson
Marie St. Pierre Images Antonin Artaud, wrote the theatre of cruelty manifesto. Examples of theatre of cruelty costumes An example of theatre of cruelty make up A theatre of cruelty performance Examples of stage and set design in theatre of cruelty Information What is theatre of cruelty? The Theatre of Cruelty is a surrealist form of theatre created by Antonin Artaud. He wrote, "Without an element of cruelty at the root of every spectacle,the theatre is not possible." http://www.papermag.com/2007/05/theater_of_cruelty_in_south_ha.php http://www.nouse.co.uk/2013/03/05/the-movements-the-theatre-of-cruelty/theatre-of-cruelty-3-3/ http://dctheatrescene.com/2013/02/14/9-circles/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-School-of-Theatre-of-Cruelty/191452540890869 http://mubi.com/topics/the-auteurs-film-cast-member-database?page=279 http://ubuntu.hamdi.web.id/tag/the-ugly-duckling-play-world-news http://paulapalominotheatrexperiences.blogspot.com/ http://dlibrary.acu.edu.au/staffhome/siryan/academy/theatres/theatre%20of%20cruelty.htm Who was Anotin Artaud? A French playwright, poet, actor and theatre director. Artaud believed that theatre should affect the audience as much as possible, and so he used a mixture of the strange and disturbing http://wfmu.org/LCD/GreatDJ/artaud.html Plays and works by Artaud Jet of Blood
Theatre and its Double (a manifesto)
In the Flying Arse
Mourning For Mourning
A Wave of Drems
To Have Done With the Judgement of God http://www.surrealism-plays.com/documents.html Props used in Theatre of Cruelty manikins
enormous masks
any object of strange proportions prezi.com/2uuss0ytgjfr/theatre-of-cruelty Our Performance The Birthday Party
by Harold Pinter Actors:
Meg- Marie St. Pierre
Petey- Sam Chisholm
Goldberg- Blake Patterson
Elizabeth- Hannah Archer The Birthday Party in relation to Theatre of Cruelty It centers around the topic of an emotionally
unstable man, who attempts to rape one character and strangle another These are clearly topics no one wants to delve into. Other Theatre of Cruelty Writers Harold Pinter
Wrote The Room (which is about
an insane asylum) Terry Pratchett
many of his novels have been turned into theatre of cruelty plays Theatre of Cruelty Parameters All make-up, costumes and set design is simplistic, designed to focus on the actors

Use a wide array of vividly disturbing lights and sound effects to add texture to the plot Unfortunately, we don't have adequate lighting to reproduce this. The Ugly Duckling Metaphysical Retaliation Farrago Metaphysical Retaliation Jet of Blood
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