Talentueux séducteur, Dom Juan accumule les conquêtes amoureuses. Après avoir arraché performed Elvire au couvent, il abuse de Charlotte los angeles veille de ses noces, trahit Mazarine, et incarne pour ce faire le parfait rôle d’hypocrite. Il multiplie les outrages, viole les lois morales, offense le ciel, jusqu’à l. a. provocation ultime faite à los angeles statue du défunt Commandeur…
Vif succès du vivant de Molière, cette pièce qui met en scène le libertinage et l’impiété lui valut de nombreuses critiques.
Couverture : Gravure de Janet-Lange pour l’édition populaire Barba (XIXe siècle), tirée de l’acte II, scène five : Dom Juan courtise en même temps deux paysannes (Charlotte et Mathurine) à qui il promet le mariage.
Read or Download Dom Juan PDF
Similar theatre books
Packed with wry, darkish humor, unprecedented mind's eye, unforgettable characters, and exquisitely crafted storytelling, Sam Shepard's performs have earned him huge, immense acclaim during the last 5 many years. In those fifteen one-acts, we see him at his most sensible, showing his trademark skill to painting human relationships, love, and lust with infrequent authenticity.
Aristophanes' comedian masterpiece Thesmophoriazusae has lengthy been well-known among the performs of previous Comedy for its deconstruction of tragic theatricality. This publication unearths that this deconstruction is grounded no longer easily in Aristophanes' wider engagement with tragic realism. particularly, it demonstrates that from its outset Aristophanes' play attracts upon Parmenides' philosophical revelations referring to truth and phantasm, making use of Eleatic strictures and imagery to philosophize the theatrical scenario, criticize Aristophanes' poetic rival Euripides as promulgator of damaging deceptions, reveal the harmful complicity of Athenian theatre audiences in tragic phantasm, and articulate political suggestion to an viewers negotiating a interval of political turmoil characterised via deception and uncertainty (the months prior to the oligarchic coup of 411 BC).
Ils sont là, encore et toujours, ces personnages que depuis plusieurs des livres de Danielle Mémoire on retrouve : habitants du château de Brioine, qui s’agitent et parlent, vivent et meurent et échangent leurs rôles et jusqu’à leur propre histoire, cette fois sous los angeles forme théâtrale.
During this publication, Shelby Chan examines the connection among theatre translation and identification development opposed to the sociocultural historical past that has ended in the recognition of translated theatre in Hong Kong. A statistical research of the advance of translated theatre is gifted, setting up a correlation among its reputation and significant socio-political tendencies.
- Violence et ethique. Esquisse d'une critique de la morale dialectique a partir du theatre politique de Sartre
- The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays: Salome; Lady Windermere's Fan
- Constellations: A Play
- A Sawdust Heart: My Vaudeville Life in Medicine and Tent Shows
Additional info for Dom Juan
It closes tomorrow and I wanted to get one more look at it before it disappears completely. I was shocked at what I saw. It's bad. And the worst thing about it is that nowhere in it, nowhere, is there one drop of human feeling. You care about no one, you aren't moved by anything. And I'd say that the worst thing about my work (my work, my basic work on the script and on Behrman) is that initially I didn't work through my feelings. I gave a damn about no one. Theoretically, I did. With my mind, in my thinking I did, or felt that I should.
Most times, there was a match of the director's and author's conceptions; yet sometimes Kazan, well, went his own way. ”—for the best American playwrights of the twentieth century trusted Kazan to give the performance of their plays vivid reality, to expose their poetry, to better their work. In the late 1940s, Kazan directed virtually back to back the first major American dramas (A Streetcar Named Desire and Death of a Salesman) since the works of Eugene O'Neill. And he was the American theatre's most sought-after director of actors.
Perhaps Behrman should be kicked around by Stars like the Lunts [Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne] only. The only person that had a breath of life in him was, of course, the heavy, KING [Dennis King]. ” Baloney! Perhaps, abstractly, it is. Perhaps in theory. But as measured by the heart: Not at all!!! And that's the only measure in the theatre, the only one. ” The rest is plus or minus a little, but there is only one question, and that one must be put to the heart, and answered through the feelings.