Theater Appreciation online coursepack
Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
- Robin Williams and Steve Martin in Waiting for Godot (YouTube)
Clips from the documentary Waiting for Beckett
- Wall Street Journal Interview with Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan
Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart sat with the WSJ's Barbara Chai to discuss performing "Waiting for Godot" and "No Man's Land" on Broadway, Samuel Beckett's humor, and how each actor feeds off the other.
- Theatre of the Absurd. Encyclopædia Britannica (via GALILEO), includes video
Theatre of the Absurd, The characters Vladimir and Estragon waiting for Godot; from Samuel Beckett’s play Waiting for …
[Credit: A Co-Production of the University of Maryland at College Park Visual Press, Caméras Continentales, Société Française de Production, La SEPT-Drama Division Guillaume Gronier, FR3 Music & Drama Division Dominique Fournier,WGBH Boston, PBS, Radioteleviseo Portuguesa-EP; courtesy Smithsonian Institution Press Video]dramatic works of certain European and American dramatists of the 1950s and early ’60s who agreed with the Existentialist philosopher Albert Camus’s assessment, in his essay “The Myth of Sisyphus” (1942), that the human situation is essentially absurd
- Nation article “Waiting for Godot In a Wasteland” (via GALILEO)
Sothern, Billy. "Waiting For Godot In A Wasteland." Nation 285.22 (2007): 25-26. Academic Search Complete. Web. 14 Aug. 2015
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- Segments 10-13 from Theater in the Modern World (Films On Demand)
SCROLL DOWN TO Choose episodes 10-13
Theater in the Modern World. Films On Demand. Films Media Group, 2011. Web. 14 Aug. 2015. .
- Times-Picayune Article on Waiting for Godot in the 9th Ward
Ann Maloney, NOLA.com article on November 02, 2007
- Nora: A short film in response to Ibsen’s A Doll’s House (You Tube)
Hattie Morahan, who recently played Nora in a Young Vic production of Ibsen's powerful classic about a woman taking control of her own destiny, stars in writer Nick Payne and director Carrie Cracknell's short film imagining what a modern-day Nora might look like, 130 years on from the original.
Nora: a short film is written by Nick Payne; directed by Carrie Cracknell; and commissioned by the Guardian, the Young Vic and The Space.
- Ibsen Resources
originally via Merlot at https://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=84352&hitlist=keywords%253DIbsen&fromUnified=true