Remaking American Theater: Charles Mee, Anne Bogart and the SITI Company

Remaking American Theater: Charles Mee, Anne Bogart and the SITI Company

by Scott T. Cummings
     
 

A 2003 study of the work of American theater artists Charles Mee and Anne Bogart.See more details below

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A 2003 study of the work of American theater artists Charles Mee and Anne Bogart.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521818209
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/31/2006
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Theatre and Drama Series, #25
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: of hiccups and fireflies; Part I. A Playwright, a Director, and a Company: 1. Mee: from accidental historian to citizen playwright; 2. Bogart: engendering space, or building a nest; 3. Mee: putting on the Greeks; 4. SITI: from toga to 'new toga' and beyond; 5. SITI: the trainings (Suzuki, Viewpoints, Composition); 6. Two metadramas: Bogart's Cabin Pressure and Mee's Full Circle; Part II. The Making of bobrauschenbergamerica: 7. Preliminaries: facing Rauschenberg, making lists, collecting stuff; 8. Summer 2000: messing around in Saratoga Springs; 9. Fall 2000: getting ready in New York; 10. Winter 2001: rehearsing in Louisville; 11. Spring 2001: the play in performance; 12. bobrauschenbergamerica forever; Appendices. A. bobrauschenbergamerica: personnel and performance history; B. SITI Company: production history; C. Charles L. Mee: plays and productions; D. Postscript: an email from Betty Bernhard.

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