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Mimesis in Sarah Ruhl's "Passion Play"

In Poetics, Aristotle discusses the elements of tragedy. He introduces the concepts of mimesis, harmatia and katharsis, which respectfully mean imitation, error and purification. Mimesis is a central concept in Sarah Ruhl’s… 622 more words

Sarah Ruhl's "Passion Play" blurs the line between the real and the staged

The Passion Play has existed for centuries, and is “a dramatic reenactment of the suffering of Christ…. The focus is on Jesus’s last week of his life” (Chancetheater). 697 more words

Too Good 97

Psalm 32 in the Bible tells us, “Confession is good for the soul.” This may be true but what does it do to one’s confessor, especially if the mea culpa transgressions were committed against him? 405 more words


At Play With Passion (Redux)

Rise above matter
This world is but a playground
Lessons to be learned.

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At Play With Passion by G A Rosenberg