MRS. R Stucco is so practical isnt it? and it brings the room into three dimensions. JANET The room is in three dimensions.
When it comes to the hoary claim that mass culture has sounded the death knell of theater, there are few better counter-examples than Nelson Rodrigues, the most renowned Brazilian playwright of the 20th century.
Imitation may be the most sincere form of flattery, but with the Wooster Groups latest, Poor Theater, one cant help but question its sincerity. Which is, of course, exactly the point. Legendary director Jerzy Grotowsky coined the term poor theater to describe the performative approach developed with the Polish Laboratory Theater.
BAMs annual festival culls the international performance landscape and plucks some gems for Brooklyn. This years theater offerings include: