Samuel Beckett's Theatre: Life-Journeys

Samuel Beckett's Theatre: Life-Journeys

ISBN-10:
0198117450
ISBN-13:
9780198117452
Pub. Date:
09/28/1999
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA

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Samuel Beckett's Theatre: Life-Journeys

In this personal account of Samuel Beckett's theatre, Katharine Worth draws on a wealth of remarkable material, such as her own work producing and directing Beckett's plays, the experience of watching other productions, and conversations and correspondence with Beckett. This book focuses on the power that Beckett's theatre has to fascinate the viewer with the ordinary experiences of life as well as its great mysteries.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780198117452
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 09/28/1999
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Note to the Reader
Our Life Journeys in Beckett's Theatre: An Introduction
Cosmic Scenery
Heaven, Hell, and the Space Between
Lifelines: Humour and Homely Sayings
Taking the Life Journey and Telling It
Be Again, Memory!
Shared Words: The Camaraderie of Quotation
Rhythms
Magnetic Beckett
Company
Notes
Index

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