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Epic Theatre

Epic Theatre   Reference library

The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
94 words

phrase taken from Aristotle, where it implies a series of incidents presented without regard to theatrical conventions, and used

epic theatre

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The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
391 words

The term coined by *Piscator and *Brecht to describe their innovative theatrical principles, developed both collaboratively and independently from the

epic theatre

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
685 words

The term coined by Erwin Piscator and Bertolt Brecht to describe their innovative theatrical principles, developed both collaboratively and independently

epic theatre

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The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
738 words

In the Poetics Aristotle drew a distinction between tragedy and epic, though conceding that they had much in common. The

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