Flashcards in pinter COPY Deck (20)
the weasel under the cocktail cabinet
Lulu to Goldberg
"Shall I tell you something. / What? / I trust you."
Lulu Goldberg Freudian
Were you a nice little girl?
Come and sit on my lap.
I've always liked older men. They can soothe you.
goldberg to mccann
So we're going to remind him. We're going to give him a birthday party.
power sitting standing
Get down in that seat!
Webber. (Quietly.) SIT DOWN.
"is the number 846 necessary or possible?"
4* anaphore of exclamation "Wrong!"
theatre of cruelty
antonin artaud jet of blood
"a successful thug must be a street performer"
Goldberg and mccann humanised
rickson 2018 production g and m "seemed like cogs in a larger system" Chiasson
Wardle "a writer dogged by one image- the womb."
comedy of menace
"Comedy enables the committed agents and victims of destruction to come on and off duty" - menace "stands for something more substantial: destiny"
banality of evil
1963 Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil. by hannah arendt
the deeds were monstrous, but the doer ... was quite ordinary, commonplace, and neither demonic nor monstrous
"music turns into cacophany as the first act curtain falls"
Lesser Meg Stan
"underlying source of his hostility: his fear of the way Meg satisifies his desire to be infantalised"
petey meg end
"I was the belle of the ball"
I bet you were, too.
Oh, its true. I was.
I know I was.
petey meg end stan
Is he still in bed?
Yes, he's . . . still asleep.