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Modern Drama in Theory and Practice 3: Expressionism and Epic Theatre (modern drama in theory & practice)
by J.L. Styan
Buchner is the forerunner of expression, followed by Wedekind and Strindberg. The style is then traced from Kaiser and Toller to O'Neill, Wilder and the later O'Casey. Important producers are Reinhardt and Meyerhold. Epic theatre is studied from Piscator and Brecht to Durrenmatt and Weiss, Arden and Bond, and is seen as flourishing in offshoots of documentary theatre. This ...more
Paperback, 244 pages
Published September 5th 2011 by Cambridge University Press
(first published 1981)
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