TITLE

The Theatre

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Andrew
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;4/11/94, Vol. 210 Issue 15, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article about the social significance of theater and culture. Expressions of camaraderie in theater productions; Recount of an audition at National Youth Theatre of Great Britain; Advantages of theater over politics in terms of addressing existential challenges.
ACCESSION #
9404117556

 

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