Brecht's 'Fatzer' underground in Kyoto

Nov 13, 2013

Brecht's 'Fatzer' underground in Kyoto

by Andrew Eglinton and Mika Eglinton

The term “metatheater” refers to devices in a play that break the so-called “fourth wall” — the illusion of theatrical reality — in order to involve the audience as critical participants in the production. Metatheatricality is a hallmark of early 20th-century Modernist drama, and ...