Flashcards in Quiz - Nov 27 Deck (11):
-"The Bald Soprano"
-Playwright, novelist, poet
-drew on his prison experience for his first play "Haute Surveillance"/"Deathwatch"
-Saved from death row because of his writing ability
-pretty bad childhood experience
-"The Maids" (based on a true story)
-Stage and film actor, director, mime
-Acted in Dullin's troupe
-Joined Comédie Francaise
-Married Madeleine Renaud
-Played Deburau in "Children of Parades"
-A.D. of Odéon when it was occupied by students/protestors and torn apart.
-studied under Dullin
-directed summer theatre festival in Avignon
-became head of Théâtre National Popular
-Town that hosted Festival d-Avignon
Destruction of Vilar's theatre/protests
Theatre and film star who acted many of the lead roles in Avignon
-Born in France
-Played many comedic roles
-stage, film, director
-over-exhausted his body and died young
-Founded Théâtre du Soleil
-"1789" - famous production about the French Revolution