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Hidden Territories: The Theatre of Gardzienice

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Cd-Rom Produced By Arts Archives, with Alison Hodge and Wlodzimierz Staniewski

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 160 pages

File size: 4.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Wlodzimierz Staniewski’s group Gardzienice Theatre has established an unparalleled reputation for a sensual and complex performance aesthetic. The work is inspired by the expressive traditions of indigenous culture and the musicality of the natural environment.

This is the first full-length articulation by Staniewski himself of this unique director’s philosophy and rigorous practice. In this magnificent book and the remarkable cd-rom which accompanies it, Staniewski, with editor Alison Hodge, gives a fascinating insight into his company’s principles and techniques. The cd-rom provides: *Extensive video footage of performances and rehearsals

*Essays by Staniewski, Hodge, and other contributors

*Photographs from the Gardzienice archives

*Performance scripts

*Director’s notes

*A full chronology of the company

This innovative publication is a landmark for the documentation and appreciation of contemporary performance. It will be an exciting addition to any theatre-lover’s bookshelf.

Wlodzimierz Staniewski’s group Gardzienice Theatre has established an unparalleled reputation for a sensual and complex performance aesthetic. The work is inspired by the expressive traditions of indigenous culture and the musicality of the natural environment.

This is the first full-length articulation by Staniewski himself of this unique director’s philosophy and rigorous practice. In this magnificent book and the remarkable cd-rom which accompanies it, Staniewski,… (more)

Wlodzimierz Staniewski’s group Gardzienice Theatre has established an unparalleled reputation for a sensual and complex performance aesthetic. The work is inspired by the expressive traditions of indigenous culture and the musicality of the natural environment.

This is the first full-length articulation by Staniewski himself of this unique director’s philosophy and rigorous practice. In this magnificent book and the remarkable cd-rom which accompanies it, Staniewski, with editor Alison Hodge, gives a fascinating insight into his company’s principles and techniques. The cd-rom provides: *Extensive video footage of performances and rehearsals

*Essays by Staniewski, Hodge, and other contributors

*Photographs from the Gardzienice archives

*Performance scripts

*Director’s notes

*A full chronology of the company

This innovative publication is a landmark for the documentation and appreciation of contemporary performance. It will be an exciting addition to any theatre-lover’s bookshelf.

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