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Foreman, Richard 1937-

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Most widely held works by Richard Foreman
The making of "Once every day"( Visual )

16 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 18-part documentary by Elliot Caplan is on the making of a film written and directed by Richard Foreman
Unbalancing acts : foundations for a theater by Richard Foreman( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays and manifestos by Richard Foreman( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My head was a sledgehammer : six plays by Richard Foreman( Book )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 424 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
Bad boy Nietzsche and other plays by Richard Foreman( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<Div>Richard Foreman founded the Ontological-Hysteric theatre in 1968. The theatre is currently in the historic St. Marks Church, where he rehearses and produced one of his new plays each year, each play performing for 16 weeks every winter.</div>
Paradise Hotel : and other plays by Richard Foreman( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love & science : selected music-theatre texts by Richard Foreman( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reverberation machines : the later plays and essays by Richard Foreman( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Galileo by Bertolt Brecht( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 132 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 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The making of "Once every day"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 18-part documentary by Elliot Caplan is on the making of a film written and directed by Richard Foreman
Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis by Mary Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 82 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
Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 81 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 making of "Once every day"( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Foreman discusses his ideas on acting, production and direction
Elephant steps : [a fearful radio show] by Stanley Silverman( Recording )

2 editions published in 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ontological-Hysteric Theatre : the work of Richard Foreman as playwright, director and designer, 1969-1979 by Kate Davy( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sophia : the cliffs = 35+ year retrospective compilation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Sophia: the cliffs]: An early play by avant-garde theater pioneer Richard Foreman, whose "notion at the time was a theater that at every moment confronted the audience with the sheer 'presence' of performer, text, music."
Benita canova by Richard Foreman( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I've got the shakes by Richard Foreman( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pearls for pigs by Richard Foreman( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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My head was a sledgehammer : six plays
Alternative Names
Richard Foreman

Richard Foreman Amerikaans toneelregisseur

Richard Foreman regista teatrale statunitense

Richard Foreman US-amerikanischer Regisseur und Theaterautor

ریچارد فورمن

フォアマン, リチャード

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My head was a sledgehammer : six playsBad boy Nietzsche and other playsParadise Hotel : and other playsLove & science : selected music-theatre textsGalileoNo-bodyJack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis