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

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Culture and Aesthetics, Stockholm University

    Author : Maria Gullstam; Magnus Tessing Schneider; Roland Lysell; Michael O'Dea; Martin Rueff; [2020]
    Keywords : 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. Action Reconsidered. Cognitive Aspects of the Relation between Script and Scenic Action

    University dissertation from Theatre Academy Helsinki

    Author : Erik Rynell; [2008]
    Keywords : 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

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

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Uppsala

    Author : Sylviane Robardey-Eppstein; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Victor Hugo; métathéâtre; théâtralité; didascalies; grotesque; theatrum mundi; théâtre dans le théâtre; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap; Theatre; Teatervetenskap;

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

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Uppsala

    Author : Gunnar Fridén; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; 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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  5. 5. Scenography in Action Space, Time and Movement in Theatre Productions by Ingmar Bergman

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Konstvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Magdalena Holdar; Margaretha Rossholm-Lagerlöf; Hans Hayden; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; scenography; set design; theatre design; performance studies; scenography analysis; theatre space; Ingmar Bergman; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Art; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Konstvetenskap;

    Abstract : Developments in technology and new aesthetic idioms in the past decades have changed the preconditions for the scenographer’s work in the theatre. Therefore, it has become problematic indeed to describe scenography as the sum of costume and set, although this continues to be the common definition of the concept. READ MORE