Search for dissertations about: "Theatre"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 swedish dissertations containing the word Theatre.

  1. 1. Rousseau's Idea of Theatre : From Criticism to Practice

    Author : Maria Gullstam; Magnus Tessing Schneider; Roland Lysell; Michael O'Dea; Martin Rueff; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Jean-Jacques Rousseau; theatre; the Enlightenment; pharmakon; perfectibility; aesthetics; imitation; the public festival; Pygmalion; Narcisse; ou L’Amant de lui-même; Le Devin du village; teatervetenskap; Theatre Studies;

    Abstract : As a critic of the moral consequences of Parisian theatre while writing plays and music for it, Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) had a double relationship to the art form of theatre. This doctoral thesis argues that his seemingly double position towards the theatre is not necessarily contradictory. READ MORE

  2. 2. Composing The Performance : An exploration of musical composition as a dramaturgical strategy in contemporary intermedial theatre

    Author : Kent Olofsson; Lärare (Musikhögskolan); []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Musical composition; Dramaturgy; Composed Theatre; Intermedial theatre; New music theatre; Interdisciplinary performing art; Contemporary theatre; Sonic scenography; Collaborative artistic work; New dramaturgy;

    Abstract : This thesis explores musical composition in the context of contemporary theatre. It suggests methods where compositional thinking – broadly understood – can be used as a dramaturgical device in the creation of theatre performances. READ MORE

  3. 3. Action Reconsidered. Cognitive Aspects of the Relation between Script and Scenic Action

    Author : Erik Rynell; Lunds universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Theatre; cognition; embodied cognition; acting; avantgarde theatre; new theatre;

    Abstract : Contemporary cognitive science challenges the idea about the human brain as a kind of computor. Instead the importance of the body for our way to understand and interact with the world has come into focus. READ MORE

  4. 4. La Constellation de Thespis. Prsence du thtre et dimension mtathtrale dans l??uvre dramatique de Victor Hugo

    Author : Sylviane Robardey-Eppstein; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; Victor Hugo; métathéâtre; théâtralité; didascalies; grotesque; theatrum mundi; théâtre dans le théâtre; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; Theatre; Teatervetenskap;

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  5. 5. National Theatre and the 20th Century Irish Dream Play

    Author : Gunnar Fridén; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ireland; national theatre; nationalism; drama; performance; modernism; dream plays; expressionism; The Abbey Theatre; The Dublin Gate Theatre; W.B.Yeats; Hilton Edwards; Michéal Mac Liammóir; Sean O´Casey; Denis Johnston; Brian Friel; Tom Murphy; Frank McGuinness;

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