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Adolphe Appia, theatre artist

by Richard C. Beacham

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Appia, Adolphe, 1862-1928 -- Criticism and Interpretation,
  • Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery,
  • Theater -- Production and direction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard C. Beacham.
    SeriesDirectors in perspective
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2808.A6 B43 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2380751M
    ISBN 100521237688
    LC Control Number87009356

    Adolphe Appia swept away the foundations of traditional theatre and set the agenda for the development of theatrical practice this century. In Adolphe Appia: Texts on Theatre, Richard Beacham brings together for the first time selections from all his major writings. The publication of these essays, many of which have long been unavailable in English, represents a significant addition to our. Looking for books by Adolphe Appia? See all books authored by Adolphe Appia, including Work of Living Art and Man Is the Measure of All Things, and Music & Art of the Theatre, and more on

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    Adolphe Appia swept away the foundations of traditional theatre and set the agenda for the development of theatrical practice this century. In Adolphe Appia: Texts on Theatre, Richard Beacham brings together for the first time selections from all his major publication of these essays, many of which have long been unavailable in English, represents a significant addition to our 5/5(2). Adolphe Appia, (born Sept. 1, , Geneva, Switz.—died Feb. 29, , Nyon), Swiss stage designer whose theories, especially on the interpretive use of lighting, helped bring a new realism and creativity to 20th-century theatrical production.. Although his early training was in music, Appia studied theatre in Dresden and Vienna from the age of In he propounded his revolutionary.


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In interpreting Wagner's ideas in scenic designs for his operas, Appia rejected painted scenery for the three-dimensional set; he felt that shade was as necessary as light to link the actor to. Concentrating on Appia’s aesthetic ideas, writings, and professional accomplishments, this book traces his career from early days as a music student in his native Geneva, Paris, and Germany through his association with Houston Stewart Chamberlain and the Bayreuth circle, his exchanges with Gordon Craig, his work with Jaques-Dalcroze at Hellerau, and his crowning production (for Toscanini) of Cited by: 7.

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Theatre - Theatre - The influence of Appia and Craig: The two most important theoreticians and designers of the non-illusionist movement were the Swiss Adolphe Appia and the Englishman Edward Gordon Craig. Appia began with the assumption posited by Wagner that the fundamental goal of a theatrical production was artistic unity.

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