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Foreman, Richard 1937-

Overview
Works: 201 works in 314 publications in 5 languages and 5,292 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Interviewee, Librettist, Set designer , Photographer, Narrator, Costume designer, Restager , Lyricist, Actor, Other, Recipient, Designer, Author of introduction, Performer, Artist
Classifications: PS3556.O7225, 812.54
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Unbalancing acts : foundations for a theater by Richard Foreman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New American dramatists, 1960-1980 by Ruby Cohn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plays and manifestos by Richard Foreman ( Book )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My head was a sledgehammer : six plays by Richard Foreman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This new collection of Foreman's plays includes Eddie Goes To Poetry City (Seattle and New York versions), The Mind King, Samuel's Major Problems, My Head Was a Sledgehammer and I've Got the Shakes. The directions included with each play elucidate the playwright's intent and crystallize his philosophy of theater. In addition, an unannotated version of My Head Was a Sledgehammer provides a look at the language of Foreman's theater, apart from stage directions that may limit one's interpretation
Paradise Hotel : and other plays by Richard Foreman ( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bad boy Nietzsche and other plays by Richard Foreman ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love & science : selected music-theatre texts by Richard Foreman ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reverberation machines : the later plays and essays by Richard Foreman ( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of interviews and clips by and about the revolutionary American artist Jack Smith. Filmmaker, actor, and pioneer of underground cinema, he is generally acclaimed as a founding father of American Performance Art, and has been critically recognized as a master photographer. The film also delves into Smith's tenuous relationship with Andy Warhol -- who adopted Smith's ideas in his own work. Pays homage to New York's ultimate anti-hero and the original King of the Underground
The life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Life of Galileo (German : Leben des Galilei), also known as Galileo, is a play by the twentieth-century German dramatist Bertolt Brecht. The first version of the play was written between 1937 and 1939; the second (or 'American') version was written between 1945-1947, in collaboration with Charles Laughton. The play received its first theatrical production at the Zurich Schauspielhaus, opening on 9 September 1943. This production was directed by Leonard Steckel, with set-design by Teo Otto. The cast included Steckel himself (as Galileo), Karl Paryla and Wolfgang Langhoff. The second version opened at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles on 30 July 1947. This was directed by Joseph Losey and Brecht, with set-design by Robert Davison. Laughton played Galileo, with Hugo Haas as Barberini and Frances Heflin as Virginia. This production opened at the Maxine Elliott's Theatre in New York on 7 December of the same year. A third production, by the Berliner Ensemble with Ernst Busch in the title role, opened in January 1957 at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm and was directed by Erich Engel, with set-design by Caspar Neher. The play was first published in 1940"--Www.ulike.net (Nov. 8, 2010)
No-body by Richard Foreman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Permanent brain damage, uncut original text by Richard Foreman ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My head was a sledgehammer, original text by Richard Foreman ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The manifestos and essays by Richard Foreman ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elephant steps [a fearful radio show] by Stanley Silverman ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benita canova by Richard Foreman ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pearls for pigs by Richard Foreman ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreman planet video interview with Richard Foreman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with visionary experimental theater artist Richard Foreman, writer, director, designer, choreographer and founder of Ontological Hysterical Theatre, in New York City. Interspersed throughout the interview are photographs of Foreman's work taken by Paula Court
Samuel's major problems by Richard Foreman ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I've got the shakes by Richard Foreman ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Richard Foreman
フォアマン, リチャード
Languages
English (80)
German (1)
French (1)
Japanese (1)
Spanish (1)
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