As the story goes, theater grew from a fundamental desire to appreciate that which is not human: the gods, the natural world, the weather. By humanizing spirits, animal-life, or rain, people could calm the chaos of those dramatic events oblivious to... [more]

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boal was the founder of the theater of the oppressed, named in honor of paulo freire's pedagogy of the oppressed. boal's improvisatory approach considered the soapoperaesque 'tragi-dramas' of most contemporary theater to be a diffuse, unwitting tool of state control.

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Shakespeare & Company Lenox, MA, United States

Founded in 1978, Shakespeare & Company aspires to create a theatre of unprecedented excellence rooted in the classical ideals of inquiry, balance and harmony; a company that performs as the... / read more

Mister Artsee Brooklyn, NY, United States

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Mr. Artsee and Art/See productions announces an open call for proposals from
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Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater Odessa, Ukraine

The Odessa National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet is the oldest theater in Odessa, Ukraine.

The first opera house was opened in 1810 and destroyed by fire in 1873. The modern building was... / read more

The Mikhailovsky Theater St Petersburg, Russian Federation

One of the oldest (est. 1833) Russian opera and ballet houses. Classical repertoire combined with some modern pieces. / read more

The Mariinsky Theater St Petersburg, Russian Federation

Internationally renowned opera and ballet theatre, widely considered as one of the most important centres of musical culture in the world. / read more


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