After reading and viewing the material on Postcolonial Theatre and Theatre of the Oppressed, discuss Boal’s discontent with previous styles of Western theatre throughout history. Discuss the kind of theatre he advocates and use the Forum Theatre experience at Godrano as an example.
- Consider this assignment as a short research paper in essay format with MLA in-text citations.
- Read the following questions, and, in the essay, be sure to use ALL of the pertinent topics notes, readings and videos to support the ideas, and cite your sources each time you use them.
- At least 750 words.
Video Material: Please watch the following video, and consider how it exemplifies characteristics of the Theatre of the Oppressed:
1. Augusto Boal and Theatre of the Oppressed in Rio De Janeiro