The Return of Dionysus
With a Preface by Erika Fischer-Lichtevon Theodoros Terzopoulos und Erika Fischer-Lichte
In „The Return of Dionysus“ the famous Greek director Theodoros Terzopoulos describes the basics of his theatrical work: the rebirth of modern theater from spirit of body work. The reflection of elemental terms such as „breath“, „energy“ or „time“ in relation to physical and scenic presence of the actor build the center of his unique method of actor training. The book also focuses on practical work and rehearsals: 40 self-study exercises for actresses and actors are explained in detail. Additionally, the exercises are demonstrated in online videos.