Category: Practitioners

Antonin Artaud

Antonin Artaud (1896-1948) was a French playwright, actor, poet and theatre director. His seminal work, The Theatre and its Double (1938) included two manifestos and a collection of writings for...

Augusto Boal

Augusto Boal (16 March 1931 – 2 May 2009) was a Brazilian theatre director, writer and politician. He was the founder of Theatre of the Oppressed, a theatrical form originally...

Dario Fo

Dario Fo (born 24 March 1926) is an Italian actor-playwright, comedian, singer, theatre director, stage designer, songwriter and political campaigner, and recipient of the 1997 Nobel Prize in Literature. “Arguably...