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Artaud, Antonin

Line breaks: An|to|nin Ar¦taud
Pronunciation: /ɑːˈtəʊ
 
, aʀto/

Definition of Artaud, Antonin in English:

( 1896–1948), French actor, director, and poet. He developed the concept of the non-verbal Theatre of Cruelty, which concentrated on the use of sound, mime, and lighting, expounding his theory in a series of essays Le Théâtre et son double (1938).

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