Coverart for item
The Resource Artaud's theatre of cruelty, Albert Bermel

Artaud's theatre of cruelty, Albert Bermel

Label
Artaud's theatre of cruelty
Title
Artaud's theatre of cruelty
Statement of responsibility
Albert Bermel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The definitive guide to the life and work of Antonin Artaud. Antonin Artaud's theatre of cruelty is one of the most vital forces in world theatre, yet the concept is one of the most frequently misunderstood. In this incisive study, Albert Bermel looks closely at Artaud's work as a playwright, director, actor, designer, producer and critic, and provides a fresh insight into his ideas, innovations and, above all, his writings. Tracing the theatre of cruelty's origins in earlier dramatic conventions, tribal rituals of cleansing, transfiguration and exaltation, and in related arts such as film and
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
792.092
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PQ2601.R677
LC item number
.Z59 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Plays and Playwrights
Label
Artaud's theatre of cruelty, Albert Bermel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Contents; Preface: Neither Drugs Nor Madness; I Theatre as Therapy; 1 The Breakaway; 2 Redefinitions; 3 Inspiration and Aspirations; II History and Myth as Resources; 4 From Antiquity On; 5 Into the Twentieth Century; 6 Related Arts; III Artaud as Artist; 7 Playwright; 8 Actor and Director; 9 Social Redeemer; IV The Legacy as Grab Bag; 10 In the Auditorium; 11 On the Boards; 12 Looking Backwards 2000-1977; A Chronology; Selected Bibliography; Index; Imprint Page
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408148280
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000107202
  • (EBL)1685631
  • (SSID)ssj0001215134
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11681604
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001215134
  • (PQKBWorkID)11177193
  • (PQKB)10206675
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1685631
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000107202
Label
Artaud's theatre of cruelty, Albert Bermel
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Contents; Preface: Neither Drugs Nor Madness; I Theatre as Therapy; 1 The Breakaway; 2 Redefinitions; 3 Inspiration and Aspirations; II History and Myth as Resources; 4 From Antiquity On; 5 Into the Twentieth Century; 6 Related Arts; III Artaud as Artist; 7 Playwright; 8 Actor and Director; 9 Social Redeemer; IV The Legacy as Grab Bag; 10 In the Auditorium; 11 On the Boards; 12 Looking Backwards 2000-1977; A Chronology; Selected Bibliography; Index; Imprint Page
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781408148280
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000107202
  • (EBL)1685631
  • (SSID)ssj0001215134
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11681604
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001215134
  • (PQKBWorkID)11177193
  • (PQKB)10206675
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1685631
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000107202

Library Locations

  • Albert D. Cohen Management LibraryBorrow it
    181 Freedman Crescent, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.807878 -97.129961
  • Architecture/Fine Arts LibraryBorrow it
    84 Curry Place, Winnipeg, MB, CA
    49.807716 -97.136226
  • Archives and Special CollectionsBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Room 330, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Bibliothèque Alfred-Monnin (Université de Saint-Boniface)Borrow it
    200, avenue de la Cathédrale, Local 2110, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 0H7, CA
    49.888861 -97.119735
  • Bill Larson Library (Grace Hospital)Borrow it
    300 Booth Drive, G-227, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 3M7, CA
    49.882400 -97.276436
  • Carolyn Sifton - Helene Fuld Library (St. Boniface General Hospital)Borrow it
    409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 2A6, CA
    49.883388 -97.126050
  • Concordia Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    1095 Concordia Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2K 3S8, CA
    49.913252 -97.064683
  • Donald W. Craik Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    75B Chancellors Circle (Engineering Building E3), Room 361, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809053 -97.133292
  • E.K. Williams Law LibraryBorrow it
    224 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.811829 -97.131017
  • Eckhardt-Gramatté Music LibraryBorrow it
    136 Dafoe Road (Taché Arts Complex), Room 257, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.807964 -97.132222
  • Elizabeth Dafoe LibraryBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Fr. H. Drake Library (St. Paul's College)Borrow it
    70 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M6, CA
    49.810605 -97.138184
  • J.W. Crane Memorial Library (Deer Lodge Centre)Borrow it
    2109 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 0L3, CA
    49.878000 -97.235520
  • Libraries Annex (not open to the public; please see web page for details)Borrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (in the Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Neil John Maclean Health Sciences LibraryBorrow it
    727 McDermot Avenue (Brodie Centre), 200 Level, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P5, CA
    49.903563 -97.160554
  • Sciences and Technology LibraryBorrow it
    186 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M8, CA
    49.811526 -97.133257
  • Seven Oaks General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, MB, R2V 3M3, CA
    49.955177 -97.148865
  • Sister St. Odilon Library (Misericordia Health Centre)Borrow it
    99 Cornish Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1A2, CA
    49.879592 -97.160425
  • St. John's College LibraryBorrow it
    92 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M5, CA
    49.811242 -97.137156
  • Victoria General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2340 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E8, CA
    49.806755 -97.152739
  • William R Newman Library (Agriculture)Borrow it
    66 Dafoe Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2R3, CA
    49.806936 -97.135525
Processing Feedback ...