A Director Prepares: Seven Essays on Art and Theatre

by Routledge


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  • A Director Prepares is a thought-provoking examination of the challenges of making theatre. In it, Anne Bogart speaks
    candidly and with wisdom of the courage required to create 'art with great presence'.
    Each chapter tackles one of the seven major areas Bogart has identified as both potential partner and potential
    obstacle to art-making. They are Violence; Memory; Terror; Eroticism; Stereotype; Embarrassment; and Resistance. Each
    one can be used to generate extraordinary creative energy, if we know how to use it.
    A Director Prepares offers every practitioner an extraordinary insight into the creative process. It is a handbook,
    Bible and manifesto, all in one. No other book on the art of theatre comes even close to offering this much
    understanding, experience and inspiration.

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