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Yeats and Noh By Jean-Paul G. POTET
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Under the influence of the lyrical drama of Medieval Japan called “Noh (Nōgaku)”, William Butler Yeats (1865-1939) wrote ten short plays to be performed for small elite audiences.... More > These plays constitute his “noble theatre”. They fall into two generations. Six plays belong to the first generation: At the Hawk’s Well (1917), The only Jealousy of Emer (1919), The Dreaming of the Bones (1919), Calvary (1920), The Cat and the Moon (1926), a farce, and Resurrection (1931). The second generation comprises four plays: A Full Moon in March (1935), The King of the Great Clock Tower (1935), Purgatory (1939), and The Death of Cuchulain (1939).< Less
Kuyoh: Noh Play Based on the Catastrophe of Fukushima By Alexandre Mathieu Motokiyo Ferran
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Play for three actors. This is a play written in the form of a Noh (Japanese theater of the 14th and is still played today). It use of this form, technic of writing and temporality codes. To create... More > a ritual where the actor is no longer actor but vector. A mouth through which the dead will be able to express their pain, a place where the actor and the audience become a temple. It is a play about the Fukushima disaster. A play to give a voice to those who died there and what is dead in us, that March 11, 2011. It begins with the arrival in a striped cities on the map, of a man. It belongs to those who have had two hours to collect their belongings before returning to wait in gyms that serve as their refuge. Once there, he meets a woman who said to dwell there and says she picks her daughter to school ... but there is no school here since March 11 !!!< Less
the blind seer and other verse dramas By francis booth
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Contains: The Blind Seer, Sakuntala, The Devil's Table, The Pelican, In the Grove
3 OCR SCANS 05-01-10 TAKASAGO/TAMURA/SANEMORI By J. Gordon Faylor
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the blind seer By Francis Booth
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The Blind Seer is a poem in the form of a Greek tragedy about a blind, masked old man whose visions are at first accepted as prophecies by society but who is rejected when his predictions become too... More > dark. The character of the Blind Seer relates to the ancient Greek Tiresias and to the blind masked characters in Japanese Noh drama and Shinto ritual. It is about the ideas of sight/insight, vision/visionary, light/ enlightenment, reality and illusion, prophecy and superstition and about the masks we wear to the world and to ourselves.< Less
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts By David Petersen
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Richly illustrated, and based largely on sources inaccessible to the non-Japanese speaker, this book provides a rare glimpse into kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating... More > even noh drama. Coverage includes the history of the art; the kagura stage; schools of performance; synopses of plays and ceremonies; movement and choreography; kagura costumes; masks and mask-making; implements, decorations and special effects; the music of kagura; and related folk arts. There are also additional sections with comparative materials on noh and kabuki. A new world of theater awaits...< Less
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts By David Petersen
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Richly illustrated, and based largely on sources inaccessible to the non-Japanese speaker, this book provides a rare glimpse into kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating... More > even noh drama. Coverage includes the history of the art; the kagura stage; schools of performance; synopses of plays and ceremonies; movement and choreography; kagura costumes; masks and mask-making; implements, decorations and special effects; the music of kagura; and related folk arts. There are also additional sections with comparative materials on noh and kabuki. A new world of theater awaits...< Less
The Long Short Story: Novellas By A.A. Garrison
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"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what... More > about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap. Collected here are five such long-shorts, of a speculative bent: •“Deadheading with Max,” a quietly fantastic travel story •“Everything’s Connected,” an outrageous sci-fi slapstick romp •“Intangible,” a paranormal drama depicting the strangest of theft •“The Birth of Edenborough,” a post-apocalyptic romance •“The Dead Man’s Phone,” a lighthearted horror thriller 'The Long Short Story' – guaranteed to occupy that lengthy commute or trip to the park, when other fiction just wouldn’t sit right.< Less
The Long Short Story: Novellas By A.A. Garrison
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"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what... More > about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap. Collected here are five such long-shorts, of a speculative bent: •“Deadheading with Max,” a quietly fantastic travel story •“Everything’s Connected,” an outrageous sci-fi slapstick romp •“Intangible,” a paranormal drama depicting the strangest of theft •“The Birth of Edenborough,” a post-apocalyptic romance •“The Dead Man’s Phone,” a lighthearted horror thriller 'The Long Short Story' – guaranteed to occupy that lengthy commute or trip to the park, when other fiction just wouldn’t sit right.< Less