Theatre for Living November Newsletter

THEATRE FOR LIVING has evolved from Augusto Boal’s “Theatre of the Oppressed” and David Diamond’s interest in and commitment to a ‘systems view’ of the world. If we embrace the idea that a community is a living organism, how do we work with that larger consciousness, using a primal language (the theatre) to help it tell its stories? How do we do this without polarizing the living community into ‘us’ and ‘them’? Once the story is acted on the stage, the living community engages in interactive, Forum Theatre – a creative, community-based dialogue.

 

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