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✏Book Title : Samuel Beckett s Waiting for Godot
✏Author : William Hutchings
✏Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 167
✏ISBN : 0313308799
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Samuel Beckett s Waiting for Godot Book Summary : Texts -- Meaning -- Intellectual contexts -- Dramatic art -- Performance.

📒Waiting For Godot ✍ Samuel Beckett

✏Book Title : Waiting for Godot
✏Author : Samuel Beckett
✏Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
✏Release Date : 2011-04-12
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 0802198821
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Waiting for Godot Book Summary : From an inauspicious beginning at the tiny Left Bank Theatre de Babylone in 1953, followed by bewilderment among American and British audiences, Waiting for Godot has become of the most important and enigmatic plays of the past fifty years and a cornerstone of twentieth-century drama. As Clive Barnes wrote, “Time catches up with genius … Waiting for Godot is one of the masterpieces of the century.” The story revolves around two seemingly homeless men waiting for someone—or something—named Godot. Vladimir and Estragon wait near a tree, inhabiting a drama spun of their own consciousness. The result is a comical wordplay of poetry, dreamscapes, and nonsense, which has been interpreted as mankind’s inexhaustible search for meaning. Beckett’s language pioneered an expressionistic minimalism that captured the existential post-World War II Europe. His play remains one of the most magical and beautiful allegories of our time.

✏Book Title : Waiting for Waiting for Godot
✏Author : Dave Hanson
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2016-08-30
✏Pages : 64
✏ISBN : 1786820412
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Waiting for Waiting for Godot Book Summary : Excellent new comedy, reminiscent of One Man, Two Guvnors, and The Play that Goes Wrong.

📒A Companion To Samuel Beckett ✍ S. E. Gontarski

✏Book Title : A Companion to Samuel Beckett
✏Author : S. E. Gontarski
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2010-03-08
✏Pages : 424
✏ISBN : 9781405158695
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Companion to Samuel Beckett Book Summary : Irish writer, dramatist, and poet Samuel Beckett is widely recognized as one of the most important literary figures of our time. In 2006 the numerous worldwide events celebrating the centenary of Beckett's birth were a striking testament to the importance of his works. These events served also as confirmation of the Nobel Prize-winning author's continued relevance in the 21st century. In fact, an intense proliferation of new international scholarship has led to a complete reassessment of Beckett's thoughts and works. Taking full advantage of this recent growth in Beckett studies, and its accompanying wealth of newly released archival sources, "A Companion to Samuel Beckett" provides a comprehensive critical reappraisal of the literary works of Samuel Beckett. Informed by the latest theoretical debates, this important new volume features a collection of original essays by a distinguished team of leading Beckett scholars, including two highly regarded biographers. Authoritative and insightful, the Companion is a valuable addition to contemporary Beckett scholarship.

✏Book Title : Waiting for Godot in New Orleans A Field Guide
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✏Publisher : Badlands Unlimited
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✏ISBN : 9781936440047
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Social Works ✍ Shannon Jackson

✏Book Title : Social Works
✏Author : Shannon Jackson
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2011-02-28
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9781136979828
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Social Works Book Summary : ‘a game-changer, a must-read for scholars, students and artists alike’ – Tom Finkelpearl At a time when art world critics and curators heavily debate the social, and when community organizers and civic activists are reconsidering the role of aesthetics in social reform, this book makes explicit some of the contradictions and competing stakes of contemporary experimental art-making. Social Works is an interdisciplinary approach to the forms, goals and histories of innovative social practice in both contemporary performance and visual art. Shannon Jackson uses a range of case studies and contemporary methodologies to mediate between the fields of visual and performance studies. The result is a brilliant analysis that not only incorporates current political and aesthetic discourses but also provides a practical understanding of social practice.

✏Book Title : Staging Beckett in Ireland and Northern Ireland
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✏Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
✏Release Date : 2016-06-30
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9781474240567
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Staging Beckett in Ireland and Northern Ireland Book Summary : This is the first full-length study to focus on the staging of Samuel Beckett's drama in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Beckett's relationship with his native land was a complex one, but the importance of his drama as a creative force both historically and in contemporary practice in Ireland and Northern Ireland cannot be underestimated. Drawing on previously unpublished archival materials and re-examining familiar narratives, this volume traces the history of Beckett's drama at Dublin's Abbey and Gate Theatres as well as bringing to light unexamined and little-known productions such as those performed in the Irish language, Druid Theatre Company's productions, and those of Dublin's Focus Theatre. Leading scholars in Beckett studies and in Irish drama, including Anna McMullan and Anthony Roche, and renowned interpreters of Beckett's dramatic work such as Barry McGovern, explore Beckett's drama within the context of Irish creative theatrical practice and heritage, and analyse its legacies. As with its companion volume, Staging Beckett in Great Britain, production analyses are underpinned by a consideration of the political, economic and cultural contexts. Readers are invited to experience Beckett's drama as resonating in new ways, through theatre practice, against the complex and connected histories of Ireland, north and south.

✏Book Title : Krapp s Last Tape and Other Dramatic Pieces
✏Author : Samuel Beckett
✏Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
✏Release Date : 2009-06-16
✏Pages : 160
✏ISBN : 0802198384
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Krapp s Last Tape and Other Dramatic Pieces Book Summary : This collection of Nobel Prize winner Samuel Beckett’s dramatic pieces includes a short stage play, two radio plays, and two pantomimes. The stage play Krapp’s Last Tape evolves a shattering drama out of a monologue of a man who, at age sixty-nine, plays back the autobiographical tape he recorded on his thirty-ninth birthday. The two radio plays were commissioned by the BBC; All That Fall “plumbs the same pessimistic depths [as Waiting for Godot] in what seems a no less despairing search for human dignity” (London Times), and Embers is equally unforgettable theater, born of the ramblings of an old man and his wife. Finally, in the two pantomimes, Beckett takes drama to the point of pure abstraction with his portrayals of, in Act Without Words I, frustrated desired, and in Act Without Words I, corresponding motions of living juxtaposed in the slow despair of one man and the senselessly busy motion of another.

📒Samuel Beckett S Theatre ✍ Katharine Worth

✏Book Title : Samuel Beckett s Theatre
✏Author : Katharine Worth
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages : 192
✏ISBN : 0198187793
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Samuel Beckett s Theatre Book Summary : In this uniquely personal account of Samuel Beckett's theatre, Katharine Worth draws on a wealth of remarkable material - her own work producing and directing productions of Beckett's plays, often with leading actors such as Patrick Magee, but also with students; the experience of watching other productions; her successful adaptation of Beckett's novella, Company, for the stage; and conversations and correspondence with Beckett himself. Among the critical insights into his theatre that she brings to bear is the closeness to common experience of the life-journeys undertaken on Beckett's stage.

✏Book Title : The Complete Dramatic Works of Samuel Beckett
✏Author : Samuel Beckett
✏Publisher : Faber & Faber
✏Release Date : 2012-12-20
✏Pages : 480
✏ISBN : 9780571300198
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Complete Dramatic Works of Samuel Beckett Book Summary : The present volume gathers all of Beckett's texts for theatre, from 1955 to 1984. It includes both the major dramatic works and the short and more compressed texts for the stage and for radio. 'He believes in the cadence, the comma, the bite of word on reality, whatever else he believes; and his devotion to them, he makes clear, is a sufficient focus for the reader's attention. In the modern history of literature he is a unique moral figure, not a dreamer of rose-gardens but a cultivator of what will grow in the waste land, who can make us see the exhilarating design that thorns and yucca share with whatever will grow anywhere.' - Hugh Kenner Contents: Waiting for Godot, Endgame, Happy Days, All That Fall, Acts Without Words, Krapp's Last Tape, Roughs for the Theatre, Embers, Roughs for the Radio, Words and Music, Cascando, Play, Film, The Old Tune, Come and Go, Eh Joe, Breath, Not I, That Time, Footfalls, Ghost Trio,...but the clouds..., A Piece of Monologue, Rockaby, Ohio Impromptu, Quad, Catastrophe, Nacht und Traume, What Where.