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The Wooster Group’s To You, The Birdie!

Emma Cole

in Postdramatic Tragedies

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198817680
eISBN:
9780191859144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817680.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

New York-based theatre company The Wooster Group have a long history of using canonical texts as springboards for devised productions. Their 2002 To You, The Birdie! ostensibly used Racine’s ... More


Just Talk: Writing, Media, and Confessional Monologue in the 1980s

Christopher Grobe

in Art of Confession: The Performance of Self from Robert Lowell to Reality TV

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479829170
eISBN:
9781479839599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829170.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This chapter focuses on the solo career of Spalding Gray, who helped popularize confessional monologue in the American theater. Received at first as someone who “talks for a living,” Spalding Gray ... More


Postdramatic Tragedies

Emma Cole

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198817680
eISBN:
9780191859144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817680.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Ancient tragedy has played a well-documented role in contemporary theatre since the mid-twentieth century. In addition to the often-commented-upon watershed productions, however, is a significant but ... More


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