The Open Circle: Peter Brook’s Theatre Environment (Andrew Todd & Jean-Guy Lecat) soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Faber & Faber, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Plans;
From the cover: What quality of space can foster the rising to another level which is the ultimate aim of theatre? How can one overcome the obstacles cultural, spatial, material, technical which impede the sharing of experience which is the unique prerogative of performance? Peter Brook has consciously engaged these questions since turning his back on conventional theatre buildings in the late 1960s. This hook tells the story of the journey of exploration into the fundamental character of theatre space he has undertaken with his collaborators over the last thirty years.
Following an initial three-year experiment which took place in African villages, Pers…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [X] 262 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I lure you to view a further assortment that features in my Theatre catalogue?