• Bertolt Brecht Testimony: House Un-American Activities Committee

    In 1938, the House of Representatives established the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) at which numerous public figures were grilled about their suspected subversive communist ties and activities. Most famous was the “Hollywood Ten”, a group of movie screenwriters and directors who refused to answer questions, were convicted of...

  • Review: grotowski.net

    grotowski.net is a comprehensive research website about the life and work of Polish theatre director Jerzy Grotowski (1933-1999), maintained by the Grotowski Institute in Wroclaw. Today, Grotowski is regarded as one of the most influential figures of 20th century theatre. His intense actor training program is considered the most complete since Stanislavski’s, while his...

  • Review: The Book of Mormon

    The Book of Mormon opened its Australian season last Saturday at the Princess Theatre, making Melbourne only the third city to see the production (excluding the US tour) behind New York and London. Back in 2015, Melbourne certainly created a coup to secure Mormon and now after a series...

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