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  1. INDICATIVE READING LIST 45 items
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    1. Core Reading List 3 items
      1. Postdramatic theatre - Hans-Thies Lehmann 2006

        Book Essential reading

      2. Fifty key theatre directors - Mitter, Shomit, Shevtsova, Maria 2005

        Book Essential reading Look specifically at Kantor, Brook, Grotowski, Ronconi, Barba, Foreman, Stein, Mnouchkine, Suzuki, Bausch, Wilson, Lecompte, Bogart, LePage, McBurney, Bieito – these are quite short.

    2. Anne Bogart 4 items
      1. The viewpoints book: a practical guide to viewpoints and composition - Anne Bogart, Tina Landau, Theatre Communications Group 2005

        Book Recommended reading Read ‘Chapter 2, Viewpoints and Composition: What are they?’

      2. The viewpoints book: a practical guide to viewpoints and composition

        Chapter Recommended reading ‘Chapter 11, Introducing Composition’ (pp. 137-151)

      3. Gertrude Stein, On Plays (on blackboard)

    3. Katie Mitchell 18 items
      1. DIRECTING TEXT 1 item
        1. The director's craft: a handbook for the theatre - Katie Mitchell, Katie Mitchell 2009

          Book Essential reading (We will look at certain chapters only)

      2. DIRECTING WITH IMPROVISATION: 2 items
        1. The master of improvisation - Jerry Talmer 2005

          Article Recommended reading

      3. EUROPEAN DIRECTORS AND THE SCHAUSPIELHAUS 7 items
        1. Toneelgroep Amsterdam

          Website Recommended reading Website in Dutch but you can click on “foto & video” to the left and browse through – there is a good trailer of The Roman Tragedies

        2. Christoph Marthaler, "Platz Mangel" 21 Jan 2010

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading In several languages but has clips

        3. NTFI Riesenbutzbach. Eine Dauerkolonie 28 Jul 2009

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        4. Katia Kabanova - Janácek 28 Oct 2010

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        5. Marthaler 1 4 Dec 2007

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading Maeterlinck done with the TGA.

      4. Thomas Ostermeier – The Schaubuhne Berlin 5 items
        1. The theatre of Thomas Ostermeier - Thomas Ostermeier, Peter Boenisch 2016 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended reading

        2. Talk with Theatre Director Thomas Ostermeier | Talking Germany 15 Apr 2012

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading Interview in English with some clips

        3. Thomas Ostermeier's Hamlet 21 Mar 2009

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        4. Thomas Ostermeier - Hamlet on Theatro TV 6 May 2012

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        5. Schaubuehne

          Website Recommended reading The theatre’s website

      5. Peter Stein 3 items
        1. Profile: Peter Stein - John O'Mahony Saturday 9 August 2003

          Article Recommended reading

        2. The demons 8 Jul 2010

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

    4. Week 19 9 items
      Recommended readings and viewings: (concentrate on one topic of the three)
      1. Ariane Mnouchkine, 3 items
        1. Richard II 1982

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        2. 1789

          Webpage Recommended reading Ariane Mnouchkine French Revolution piece – 1970-1. Website in French but scroll down to see images of multiple stages

      2. Peter Brook 4 items
        1. The empty space - Peter Brook 2008

          Book Recommended reading

        2. Archive theatre review: Krishna comes to the city of the popes - Michael Billington 1985, Thursday 18 December 2008

          Article Recommended reading

      3. Robert Wilson 2 items
        1. Robert Wilson

          Website Recommended reading Go to Archive and start looking at the photos from the end.

        2. Robert Wilson - Maria Shevtsova 2007

          Book Recommended reading

    5. Elizabeth Lecomte 11 items
      1. POSTDRAMATIC THEATRE 6 items
        1. Repetition in performance: returns and invisible forces - Eirini Kartsaki 2017 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended reading

        2. House-Lights 14 Mar 2010

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        3. CPR-5: The Wooster Group: On LSD 21 Apr 2008

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

        4. Wooster Group Birdie 1 Aug 2010

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

      2. Richard Maxwell 3 items
        1. Plays, 1996-2000 - Richard Maxwell 2004

          Book Recommended reading p. 236 – read House

        2. House 6 May 2009

          Audio-visual document Recommended reading

      3. Theory of Postdramatic theatre: 2 items
        1. The death of character: perspectives on theater after modernism - Elinor Fuchs c1996

          Book Recommended reading

        2. Directing postmodern theater: shaping signification in performance - Jon Whitmore c1994

          Book Recommended reading

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