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Title LinkAn ideal theater : founding visions for a new American art / edited by Todd London.
Imprint New York : Theatre Communications Group, 2013.
Description xxiii, 564 p. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note Includes contributions from: Jane Addams, William Ball, Julian Beck, Herbert Blau, angus Bowmer, Bernard Bragg, Maurice Browne, Robert Brustein, Alison Carey, Joseph Chaikin, Harold Clurman, Dudley Cocke, Alice Lewisohn Crowley, Gordon Davidson, R.G. Davis, Doris Derby, W.E.B. Du Bois, Zelda Fichandler, Hallie Flanagan, Eva Le Gallienne, Robert E. Gard, Susan Glaspell, André Gregory, Tyrone Guthrie, John Houseman, Jules Irving, Margo Jones, Frederick H. Koch, Lawrence Langner, W. McNeil Lowry, Charles Ludlam, Judith Malina, Theodore Mann, Gilbert Moses, Michaela O’Harra, John O’Neal, Joseph Papp, Robert Porterfield, José Quintero, Bill Rauch, Bernard Sahlins, Richard Schechner, Peter Schumann, Maurice Schwartz, Gary Sinise, Ellen Stewart, Lee Strasberg, Luis Miguel Valdez, Nina Vance, Douglas Turner Ward.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographic references and index.
Contents Contents: Tickets to a revolution an introduction / by the editor -- What Is America?/What is an American theater? -- About us, by us, for us, near us. -- Amateurs or professionals? -- The genius of the individual, the genius of the group -- Theatres or institutions -- Towards a political theatre -- The artist’s journey: school, studio, & stage -- Coda.
Subject LinkTheater -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Add.Author LinkLondon, Todd.

System Number 000674283
ISBN Link9781559364096

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