Jacques Copeau Paperback / softback
by Mark Evans
Part of the Routledge Performance Practitioners series
This book examines Jacques Copeau, a leading figure in the development of twentieth-century theatre practice, a pioneer in actor-training, physical theatre and ensemble acting, and a key innovator in the movement to de-centralize theatre and culture to the regions. Noe reissued, Jacques Copeau combines:an overview of Copeau's life and work an analysis of his key ideas a detailed commentary of his 1917 production of Moliere's late farce Les Fourberies de Scapin - the opening performance of his influential New York season a series of practical exercises offering an introduction to Copeau's working methods.
As a first step towards critical understanding, and as an initial exploration before going on to further, primary research, Routledge Performance Practitioners are unbeatable value for today's student.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 174 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 19/12/2017
- Category: Theatre direction & production
- ISBN: 9781138571723
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