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Western European costume and its relation to the theatre.

by Iris Brooke

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Published by Theatre Arts Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • Europe.
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    • Clothing and dress -- Europe

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesTAB paperbook, no. 11, 14
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT720 .B73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5885978M
      LC Control Number63018334

      The mainstream theatre from to was still bound up in melodramas, spectacle plays (disasters, etc.), comic operas, and vaudevilles. But political events—including attempts to reform some political systems—led to some different ways of thinking. Revolutions in Europe in showed that there was a desire for political, social, and. Another collaborator is the costume house. Western Costume Company in Los Angeles (founded in , originally for cowboy films) and Sartoria Tirelli in Rome (established in ) are two of the most notable. These businesses typically have huge stocks of period costume as well as research libraries and facilities for making accessories or clothes.

      One of the most influential theatre theorists of the 20th century and a key figure of the European avant garde, Antonin Artaud (–) developed the ideas behind the Theatre of Cruelty. The Theatre of Cruelty is both a philosophy and a discipline. Artaud wanted to disrupt the relationship between audience and performer. A s in menswear, the actual components of a woman’s wardrobe did not drastically change from the decade before. As in the s, a woman’s wardrobe included bodices, wide sleeves shaped with whalebone, stomachers, kirtles, and collars. In Western Europe, skirts and sleeves remained voluminous, while bodices (and their accessories) either reached the neck or revealed .

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