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Erwin Piscator: Politics on the Stage in the Weimer Republic

Synopsis
Erwin Piscator was the most inventive political director in Germany between the Great War and Hitler. The slides, chosen from designs, production-photographs, cartoons and newspaper drawings, bring alive his efforts to correlate conventional scripts with their political, social and economic contents.
Series
Theatre in Focus, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Multimedia; 50 slides. b&w/col.
Year of production
1987
Availability
Sale
Documentation
Accompanying 58-page text gives a detailed commentary on the slides and a checklist of Piscator’s productions.
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama; Germany; Piscator, Erwin

Credits

Writer
Hugh Rorrison
Contributor
Richard Allen Cave

Production Company

Name

Chadwyck-Healey Ltd

Notes
Now known as ProQuest (3/04)

Sponsor

Name

Consortium for Drama & Media in Higher Education

Web
http://www.bufvc.ac.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7393 1500
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street
London W1T 3QJ

Distributor

Name

ProQuest Information and Learning

Email
marketing@chadwyck.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01223 215512
Fax
01223 215514
Address
UMI
The Quorum
Barnwell Road
Cambridge
CB5 8SW
Notes
formerly known as Chadwyck Healey

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