Consider the Source
Peithman, Stephen, Stage Directions
Scholarship and performance theory inform this month's offerings.
The theater community is made up of what Los Angeles Times critic Howard Rosenberg once called "a herd of independent minds." That's nowhere more obvious than in the many approaches to plays and performances reflected in this month's survey of recently published books.
For more than 40 years,Tadashi Suzuki has created and directed such internationally acclaimed productions as Euripides' The Trojan Women.An integral part of his work has been the development and teaching of a rigorous and controversial training system, the Suzuki method (not to be confused with the musical training method of Dr. Shinichi …
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Publication information: Article title: Consider the Source. Contributors: Peithman, Stephen - Author. Magazine title: Stage Directions. Volume: 16. Issue: 7 Publication date: July 2003. Page number: 68. © Timeless Communications Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.