By Rosa Ainley
2 Ennerdale force is a memoir of a home and the relatives that lived there; a piece of textual content and photo encompassing structure, social and private historical past, city making plans, images and illustration, carving an area inside of and among new types of memoir, cultural reports and inventive non-fiction. the home in north London, outfitted through the extra special interwar wave of suburban improvement, starts off an exploration of private and non-private lives, architectural and relatives narrative, charting territory among documented proof, own and cultural reminiscence, organization and emotional reaction. 2 Ennerdale force questions the veracity accorded to records produced throughout institutional, private and non-private relations contexts. Textual analyses of pictures in terms of the home, the kin (and its company: theatre) body each one bankruptcy, producing tales and responses to the authentic and the remembered. Visits to files and to different homes rfile the life and/or absence of such fabric. An epilogue locates the writer, a friend and someday narrator, within the body and gives, probably, a last privileged look into the relatives archive.
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The Master of the previous performance page 39). Metallic figures back again. Others is a dancing demon here (figure in center; also whiz and dash on wires from background to foreground and float, soar, rotate, whir, rattle, speak, or sing. " improvisation by the Bauhaus stage. ) The various stages of a simple plot are freed from the progression of the action is all accessories and paraphernalia; and determined on the stage by means of placards such as: "Enter," "Exit," "Intermission," "Suspense," "1st, 2nd, 3rd Crisis," "Passion," "Conflict," "Climax," etc.
Possibilities are extraordinary in light of today's technological ments: precision machinery, scientific advance- apparatus of glass and metal, the 1 Schlemmer's reference to the automaton is based on the story Der Sandmann from the Nachtstiicke of E. T. A. Hoffmann (1776-1822), where appear the mad physics professor Spalanzani and his "daughter" Olimpia, a machine. The characters were also used by Jacques Offenbach in his Tales of Hoffmann ( 1881 ). The second reference is to Heinrich von Kleist's (1777-1811) famous little essay tjber das Marionettentheater, a philosophical speculation on the essence and aesthetic imphcations for man of the free and "anti-grave" marionette.
Such, indeed, are two actual conclusions arrived at by the stage designer whose mind figure is constantly concerned with form and transformation, with and configuration. As far as the stage exclusiveness is less significant than the is concerned, such paradoxical enrichment of modes of expression which is brought about by it. Possibilities are extraordinary in light of today's technological ments: precision machinery, scientific advance- apparatus of glass and metal, the 1 Schlemmer's reference to the automaton is based on the story Der Sandmann from the Nachtstiicke of E.
2 Ennerdale Drive: An Unauthorised Biography by Rosa Ainley