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Country House: Polish Theatre Archive (Polish Theatre by Stanislav I. Witkiewicz,D. Gerould PDF

By Stanislav I. Witkiewicz,D. Gerould

ISBN-10: 9057020017

ISBN-13: 9789057020018

ISBN-10: 9057020025

ISBN-13: 9789057020025

kingdom apartment, a ''comedy with corpses,'' is a depraved subversion of all these practical mental dramas of jealousy, adultery, homicide and suicide that ask to be taken heavily. Witkacy's send-up assumes the shape of a ghost tale choked with surprises, during which a complete relatives of 4 is gleefully dispatched to the opposite global. while it used to be first played in 1923 in Torun, Country House was once judged fallacious for most of the people since it derided ethical, social and dramatic conference. 3 years later, as directed by way of the playwright himself in Lwów, the drama proved an unforeseen luck with audiences (although it simply ran for 4 nights) and ever due to the fact has been between Witkacy's most often played works.
Today we will be able to get pleasure from Country House not just as a scientific demolition of degree realism, but additionally as an frightened probing of the elusive limitations among lifestyles and demise, exposing the ''dark places'' of the human psyche that make us snigger nervously.

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