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    978-0-415-25884-5
    August 21st 2003
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    978-0-415-25883-8
    August 27th 2003

Description

All books in the Routledge Performance Practitioners series are carefully designed to enable the reader to understand the work of a key practitioner. They provide the first step towards critical understanding and a springboard for further study for students on twentieth century, contemporary theatre and theatre history courses. This is the first book to combine

  • a biographical introduction to Meyerhold's life
  • a clear explanation of his theoretical writings
  • an analysis of his masterpiece production 'Revisor, or The Government Inspector'
  • a comprehensive and useable description of the 'biomechanical' exercises he developed for training the actor.

Reviews

'Pitches skill … is impressive.' - Aleks Sierz, The Times Higher Education Supplement

'A useful entry point.' - Theatre Research International

Name: Vsevolod Meyerhold (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Jonathan Pitches. All books in the Routledge Performance Practitioners series are carefully designed to enable the reader to understand the work of a key practitioner. They provide the first step towards critical understanding and a springboard for further study for...
Categories: 20th Century Performance, Practice & Practitioners, Directing