Essays Tagged: "Caucasian Chalk Circle"

Literary Analysis of Critic Eric Bentley and his work on Bertolt Brecht

rage and Her Children (1941), The Life of Galileo (1943), The Good Woman of Setzuan (1943), and The Caucasian Chalk Circle (1948).In 1949 Brecht moved to East Berlin, where he and his second wife, act ... . Translated by Lee Baxandall. ISBN 0802131603•Nine Plays of the Modern Theatre (includes The Caucasian Chalk Circle. Translated by Eric Bentley ). ISBN 0802150322•The Threepenny Opera . Tr ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Epic Theatre, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, brought to life by German playwright, Bertolt Brecht

of Szechwan, Triple-A Plowed Under, One-Third of a Nation, Mother Courage and her children and the Caucasian Chalk Circle.A play whose dramatic structure and didactic purposes epitomises epic theatre ... tomises epic theatre is The Caucasian Chalk Circle (CCC). The prologue of this play transpires in a Caucasian village of the Soviet Union, where the people of this village are being presented a play c ...

(4 pages) 162 0 2.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

What were Bertolt Brecht's key aims in developing his Epic Theatre? Support your answers with evidence from his plays and theoretical writings.

ate the observing of the audience was to use a narrator to break up the action. For example in 'The Caucasian Chalk Circle' a narrator is used. This served to distance the audience from the action on ...

(3 pages) 85 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama