The Original Theatre of the City of New York: From the Mid-60s to the Mid-70s


Book 1: The Theatre of Visions: Robert Wilson

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Book 2: Queer Theatre

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Book 3: Richard Foreman’s Diary Theatre:  Theatre as Personal Phenomenology of the Mind 


Book 4: Morality Plays: Peter Schumann’s Bread and Puppet Theatre

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Book 5: Theatre as Psychotherapy for Performers

  1. Joe Chaikin’s Open Theatre. The Becks’ Living Theatre
  2. Richard Schechner’s Performance Group. Andre Gregory’s Mahattan Repertory Company. With Notes on Grotowski and Andre Serban.

Book 6: The 1970s Hermetic Theatre of the Performing Director
(Jared Bark. Stuart Sherman. John Zorn. Melvin Andringa. With Appendices on Ann Wilson, Robert Whitman, and Wilford Leach.)

Book 7: Theatre as Collective Improvisation: The Mabou Mines

Book 8: Black Theatre and Music
(with notes on the Duo Theatre and M. van Peebles)

Book 9: Dance
(Merce Cunningham, Yvonne Rainer, Meredith Monk, Douglas Dunn. With a note on Ping Chong.)