• 2012-2013 Season,  A Wrinkle in Time

    Information on Rehearsals and Devising Pt. 2

    By Patrick Hayes, Dramaturg  In my last blog post I talked about A Wrinkle in Times’s use of performance theories. For this post I wanted to dive a little deeper into the theories and practices of devised theatre, giving you an inside scoop on the two theories that we are incorporating into our show. Many performances are rooted in the theories and practicum of two individuals. Some would say that these two people are the two most influential theatre directors and theorists in the twentieth century. Here’s a brief look at both the men and the basic ideas behind their theories. Jerzy Grotowski (11 August 1933 – 14 January 1999)…