TITLE

The Uses of Audience Participation: Theater's Engagement in Social Experience

AUTHOR(S)
Gruman, Harris L.; Rennert, Hellmut Hal
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Essays on Twentieth-Century German Drama & Theater: An American ;2004, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
An essay from the book "Essays on Twentieth-Century German Drama and Theater: An American Reception 1977-1999" is presented. It focuses on the participatory type of theatrical performance. This type of performance emphasizes theater as a method of social actions and relations. It attempts to establish a relationship between lived experience and symbolic action. A sociological method is needed to study such a theater performance.
ACCESSION #
19288475

 

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