BRECHT'S EPIC THEATRE AS A MODERN AVANT-GARDE AND ITS INFLUENCE ON POSTMODERN THEATRE/DRAMA

@article{Basuki2002BRECHTSET,
  title={BRECHT'S EPIC THEATRE AS A MODERN AVANT-GARDE AND ITS INFLUENCE ON POSTMODERN THEATRE/DRAMA},
  author={R. Basuki},
  journal={K@ta: A Biannual Publication on the Study of Language and Literature},
  year={2002},
  volume={4},
  pages={136-147}
}
  • R. Basuki
  • Published 2002
  • Art
  • K@ta: A Biannual Publication on the Study of Language and Literature
As one of the most influential figures in theatre, Bertolt Brecht has stamped his legacy in the world theatre. His search for a new kind of theatre made his theatre a modern avant-garde which has left its traces in postmodern theatres. This paper tries to investigate Brecht's epic theatre as a modern avant-garde and its influence in postmodern theatre. His epic theatre was in fact a revolt against the main stream modern theatre in which Brecht openly declares that theatre should be 'political… Expand
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