Beyond the floating islands

by Eugenio Barba

Publisher: PAJ Publications in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Odin teatret.,
  • Theater -- Denmark.,
  • Experimental theater.,
  • Theater -- Political aspects.,
  • Acting.

Edition Notes

Translated from Italian, French, Danish, and Spanish.

StatementEugenio Barba ; with a postscript by Ferdinando Taviani ; translations by Judy Barba ... [et al.].
ContributionsTaviani, Ferdinando.
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18000156M
ISBN 100933826974, 0933826982
LC Control Number85063860

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New York: PAJ Publications, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eugenio Barba; Ferdinando Taviani; Judy Barba; Richard Fowler; Jerrold C Rodesch; Saul Shapiro. The information about The Floating Islands shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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