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Introduction

Molly Flynn

in Witness Onstage: Documentary Theatre in Twenty-First-Century Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526126191
eISBN:
9781526150455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526126207.00007
Subject:
Literature, Drama

The Introduction to Witness onstage maps the structure of the book and sets out key concepts used in its analysis of the Russian documentary theatre repertoire. It provides an overview of scholarship ... More


Germany and the pre-histories of contemporary verbatim theatre: Piscator, Hochhuth and Weiss

Amanda Stuart Fisher

in Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758.00007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter interrogates the much-contested notion that verbatim theatre is defined by its claims of truthfulness understood as factualness; it does so by exploring the influence of German director ... More


Introduction: Performing the ‘promise’ of truthfulness: the hybrid practices of contemporary verbatim and testimonial theatre

Amanda Stuart Fisher

in Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758.00005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The introductory chapter establishes the central problematics of the book by introducing three interconnected areas of inquiry. Firstly, it considers what has been widely described by a number of ... More


Witness Onstage: Documentary Theatre in Twenty-First-Century Russia

Molly Flynn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526126191
eISBN:
9781526150455
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526126207
Subject:
Literature, Drama

Since the early 2000s, Russia’s most innovative theatre artists have increasingly taken to incorporating material from real-life events into their performance practice. As the Kremlin’s crackdown on ... More


Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Amanda Stuart Fisher

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Responding to the resurgence of verbatim theatre that emerged in Britain, Australia, the United States and other parts of the world in the early 1990s, this book offers one of the first sustained, ... More


A Severed Branch: The Memory of Fascism on Stage and Screen

Susanne C. Knittel

in The Historical Uncanny: Disability, Ethnicity, and the Politics of Holocaust Memory

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823262786
eISBN:
9780823266500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823262786.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter is divided into two parts. The first offers an analysis of two television productions, Perlasca—un eroe italiano (2002) and Il cuore nel pozzo (2005), both directed by Alberto Negrin. ... More


Creating New Spaces of Politics: Nanay: A Testimonial Play

Geraldine Pratt

in Families Apart: Migrant Mothers and the Conflicts of Labor and Love

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669981
eISBN:
9781452946726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669981.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter describes the formation and development of Nanay: A Testimonial Play, an attempt by the author of this book and the Philippine Women Centre of British Columbia to bring their research on ... More


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