Sports Play

Product Number: EB00774911
Released: Oct 15, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781849436380
Publisher: Oberon Books
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Description

First produced in 1998 at the famous Vienna Burgtheater, the remarkable and provocative Sports Play by Austrian playwright Elfriede Jelinek is a postdramatic theatrical exploration of the making, marketing and sale of the human body and of emotions in sport. It explores contemporary society's obsession with fitness and body culture bringing into sharp focus our need to belong to a group, a team or a nation. Sport is seen as a form of war in peacetime

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Genre: Drama
Original Publish Date: Jul 16, 2012

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