Tous Ceux Qui Tombent (French Edition)

Tous ceux qui tombent, pièce radiophonique en un acte pour onze personnages, a été composé d’abord en anglais, sous le titre All that Fall, en 1956, puis traduite en français par Robert Pinget en 1957. los angeles pièce diffusée pour l. a. première fois le thirteen janvier 1957 à l. a. BBC, puis en février 1959 à los angeles RTF, connaît un très grand succès.La radio est un média qui intéressa beaucoup Samuel Beckett. C’est sans doute cette réflexion sur le son en général, et non sur los angeles seule voix, qui l’amène à imaginer une pièce où les effets sonores vont jouer un rôle capital.« Jamais pensé à l. a. method du théâtre pour los angeles radio, mais au plus profond de los angeles nuit m’est venue une belle idée terrible pleine de roues qui grincent et de pieds qui traînent, d’essoufflements et de halètements, qui pourrait – ou pas – aboutir. »Samuel Beckett

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Hamlet ( Folger Library Shakespeare)

By William Shakespeare

Hamlet is Shakespeare’s hottest, and such a lot difficult, play. It follows the shape of a “revenge tragedy,” within which the hero, Hamlet, seeks vengeance opposed to his father’s assassin, his uncle Claudius, now the king of Denmark. a lot of its fascination, although, lies in its uncertainties.

between them: what's the Ghost—Hamlet’s father difficult justice, a tempting demon, an angelic messenger? Does Hamlet pass mad, or only faux to? as soon as he's certain that Claudius is a assassin, why does he now not act? used to be his mom, Gertrude, untrue to her husband or complicit in his murder?

The authoritative variation of Hamlet from The Folger Shakespeare Library, the relied on and frequent Shakespeare sequence for college kids and common readers, includes:

-Freshly edited textual content in line with the simplest early published model of the play
-Newly revised explanatory notes comfortably put on pages dealing with the textual content of the play
-Scene-by-scene plot summaries
-A key to the play’s recognized traces and phrases
-An creation to analyzing Shakespeare’s language
-An essay via a number one Shakespeare pupil offering a contemporary point of view at the play
-Fresh photos from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s significant holdings of infrequent books
-An up to date annotated advisor to additional reading

Essay through Michael Neill

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, is domestic to the world’s biggest number of Shakespeare’s published works, and a magnet for Shakespeare students from around the world. as well as exhibitions open to the general public all year long, the Folger deals an entire calendar of performances and courses. for additional information, stopover at Folger.edu.

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Why Acting Matters (Why X Matters Series)

By David Thomson

Does appearing topic? David Thomson, one in every of our Most worthy and insightful writers on videos and theater, solutions this query with intelligence and wit. during this clean and thought-provoking essay, Thomson tackles this such a lot elusive of topics, studying the attract of the acting arts for either the artist and the viewers member whereas addressing the paradoxes inherent in performing itself. He displays at the casting procedure, on level as opposed to movie performing, and at the cult of celebrity. The paintings and substantial craft of such talented artists as Meryl Streep, Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando, Daniel Day-Lewis, and others are scrupulously appraised right here, as are notions of “good” and “bad” acting.
 
Thomson’s exploration is right now a meditation on and a party of a distinct and masses liked, usually misunderstood, and infrequently derided paintings shape. He argues that appearing not just “matters” yet is key and inescapable, in addition to risky, power, transformative, and exhilarating, be it at the theatrical level, at the motion picture display, or as a part of our daily lives.

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Ecarte la nuit

By Charles Juliet

Un homme mène une lifestyles en apparence toute lisse. Mais un jour, soit parce qu'une déception, un revers, un deuil..., a brisé ses défenses et détruit ses appuis, soit parce qu'il éprouve le besoin de partir à los angeles recherche de lui-même, il se trouve engagé dans une errance au terme de laquelle, bien des années plus tard, après avoir parcouru un interminable chemin, il air of mystery le sentiment de s'être découvert, d'avoir rencontré sa vérité. Cette pièce a pour thème l'aventure de los angeles quête de soi et de los angeles radicale transformation qu'elle entraîne. Cette aventure est longue, douloureuse. Au début, elle est vécue dans l. a. confusion, l. a. détresse, une angoisse extrême. Loin de tout repère, tout chemin, l'être avance à tâtons dans des contrées inconnues, désertiques, où s'enchevêtrent l. a. peur de se perdre et le désir de conquérir un accord avec soi et le monde. Contre toute attente survient pourtant l'instant décisif du lâcher-prise. L'être renonce à tout vouloir, consent à déposer les armes. C'est alors qu'il se trouve en mesure de se laisser guider et reconstruire par des forces qui vont faire de lui un être clair, unifié, apte à se tourner vers autrui.

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Aristophanes: the Complete Plays

By Aristophanes

A brand-new translation of the world's maximum satirist.

With a signature kind that's instantaneously bawdy and gentle, in addition to a fearless penchant for lampooning the wealthy and robust, Aristophanes continues to be arguably the best satirist of all time. accrued listed here are all eleven of his surviving plays-newly translated by way of the prestigious poet and translator Paul Roche.

 

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Year of the Fat Knight: The Falstaff Diaries

Year of the fats Knight is mythical degree actor Sir Antony Sher's account—splendidly supplemented by means of his personal work and sketches—of studying, rehearsing, and appearing one among Shakespeare's such a lot iconic characters for a 2014 Royal Shakespeare corporation construction. This follow-up to Sher's 1985 vintage Year of the King is a good learn, wealthy in humor and pleasure, that still stands as a party of the craft of personality acting.

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Wicked: A Musical Biography

By Paul R. Laird

In 2004, the unique Broadway construction of Wicked earned 10 Tony nominations, together with most sensible musical. in accordance with the best-selling novel by means of Gregory Maguire, the express maintains to run on Broadway and has traveling businesses in the course of the usa and all over the world. In depraved: A Musical Biography, writer Paul Laird explores the construction of this well known Broadway musical via an exam of draft scripts, interviews with significant figures, and the research of fundamental musical resources comparable to sketches, drafts, and accomplished musical scores.

Laird brings jointly a magnificent quantity of aspect at the production of Wicked, together with a glance at Maguire's novel, in addition to the unique resource fabric, The Wizard of Oz. This quantity additionally deals a background of the show's genesis besides examinations of the draft situations and scripts that show the show's improvement. Laird additionally explores Stephen Schwartz's lifestyles and paintings, supplying an research of the composer and lyricist's paintings at the exhibit via music drafts, sketches, and musical examples.

Laird additionally surveys the show's serious reception in long island and London, noting what percentage critics didn't get pleasure from its traits or count on its nice luck. the bizarre nature of Wicked's story—dominated via robust girl leads—is additionally positioned within the context of Broadway heritage. a different investigate a winning Broadway construction, depraved: A Musical Biography might be of curiosity to musicologists, theatre students, scholars, and normal readers alike.

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Monparnasse reçoit

By Yves Ravey

Andy et Willa emménagent dans leur nouvel appartement. C’est dans cet immeuble fréquenté par les cafards, avec comme voisines Eléonore, los angeles propriétaire, et madame Kornblique, l. a. couturière, que le jeune couple va construire son bonheur.
Mais voilà, il y a Fitch, pilier de cabaret au Dinosaure Siffleur, l’amant d’Eléonore, ou ex-amant, séducteur sur le retour, qui débarque un soir. Et Fitch, c’est le tournant dans l’existence d’Andy.
Brad Palance, prêtre à Saint-François-Xavier, a beau tout entreprendre pour convaincre Andy qu’il se fait doubler, personne ne l’écoute.
Nous sommes pourtant chez Monparnasse, le frère d’Eléonore, qui, lui, devrait détenir los angeles resolution. Ici, en effet, c’est Monparnasse qui décide de tout en définitive.

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William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return: Star Wars Part the Sixth (William Shakespeare's Star Wars Book 6)

By Ian Doescher

The epic trilogy that begun with William Shakespeare’s megastar Wars and persisted with The Empire Striketh Back concludes herein with the all-new, all-iambic The Jedi Doth Return—perchance the best experience of them all.

Prithee, attend the story up to now: Han Solo entombed in carbonite, the princess taken captive, the insurgent Alliance besieged, and Jabba the Hutt engorged. Alack! Now Luke Skywalker and his insurgent band needs to search clean allies of their quest to thwart development of a brand new Imperial dying famous person. yet whom can they belief to struggle by means of their facet within the nice conflict to return? Cry “Ewok” and enable slip the canine of conflict!

Frozen heroes! bushy creatures! kinfolk secrets and techniques published! And a lightsaber duel to make a decision the destiny of the Empire. In troth, William Shakespeare’s The Jedi Doth Return has it all!

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