By Alan Filewod
Committing Theatre bargains the 1st full-length old research of political intervention theatre and theatrical spectatorship in English Canada. construction on two decades of analysis and engagement within the box, this book’s old narrative frames close-up examples of ways theatre artists have intervened in and engaged with political fight from the mid-19th century to the current. Lumber-camp mock trials, Mayday parades and road protests, the employees Theatre stream, agitprop theatre, the counter-culture theatre of the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies, and newer anarchist theatre collectives all performed a job in a colourful and particular radical theatre tradition that went mostly neglected, unrecorded, and undocumented through the pro theatre establishment.
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Committing Theatre: Theatre Radicalism and Political Intervention in Canada by Alan Filewod
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