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By Frances Babbage

The paintings of Augusto Boal has had a major influence on modern theatre. This quantity appears on the scope of Boal's occupation - from his early paintings as a playwright and director in Sao Paulo within the Fifties, to the advance of his groundbreaking manifesto within the Seventies for a 'Theatre of the Oppressed'. Augusto Boal should be interesting studying for someone attracted to the function that theatre can play in stimulating social and private switch. this helpful research combines:

  • a biographical and old review of Boal's occupation as theatre practitioner and director

  • in-depth research of Boal's vintage textual content on radical theatre, The Theatre of the Oppressed

  • exploration of educating and creation techniques

  • practical counsel to Boal's workshop methods.

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