Granting primacy to the actor-audience relationship and, above all, to the actor's performance, Polish director Grotowski pioneered a stripped-down, metaphysical style of theater. This program celebrates the legacy of the father of contemporary experimental theater with films that examine his work and methodology.
Jerzy Grotowski Workcenter Films
Thursday, April 14, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
Phyllis Wattis Theater
Introduced by Mario Biagini, Associate Director of the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
The Constant Prince by Jerzy Grotowski: Reconstruction, Ferruccio Marotti, 2005, 48 min., video
Action in Aya Irini, Jacques Vetter, 2004, 70 min., video
Image: Still from the film ACTION in Aya Irini. Pictured: Thomas Richards. Produced by ACCAAN - Atelier Cinema de Normandie. Realized by a film team lead by Jacques Vetter.