Antonio Attisani, Mario Biagini / upcoming publications
Upcoming publications:
In the near future two books will be published in Italian with texts of Thomas Richards, Mario Biagini, members of the Documentation team of the project Tracing Roads Across, and with a substantial choice of texts of Jerzy Grotowski.

The first book will contain texts from inside the project Tracing Roads Across, by Thomas Richards and Mario Biagini on one hand, and by scholars who worked in close collaboration with the Workcenter team on the other, namely Antonio Attisani, Kris Salata and Lisa Wolford Wylam, plus a substantial choice of texts by Jerzy Grotowski, hitherto unpublished in Italian. The book will also contain a large selection of photographic documentation from Tracing Roads Across and its historical background. The first book, which will be published by Bulzoni, will come in February/March 2007.

The second book will contain texts by scholars and practicing artists, all stemming from around the project Tracing Roads Across and its historical background. Texts by: Paul Allain, Antonio Attisani, Peter Brook, Marco De Marinis, Piergiorgio Giacchè, Sandro Lombardi, Roger Repohl, Kris Salata, Marcella Scopelliti, Ferdinando Taviani, Federico Tiezzi, Anatoli Vassiliev. This second book, which will also be published by Bulzoni, will appear in October 2007.


The title of the first volume is:

Il Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
TRACCE
Attorno a Tracing Roads Across
A cura di Antonio Attisani e Mario Biagini
Con una scelta di testi di Jerzy Grotowski

(The Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
TRACES
Around Traces Roads Across
Antonio Attisani and Mario Biagini Eds.
With a choice of texts by Jerzy Grotowski)

Texts by Antonio Attisani, Mario Biagini, Thomas Richards, Kris Salata, Lisa Wolford Wylam, and Jerzy Grotowski.

The content of the first volume is:

Al lettore
Jerzy Grotowski, Il bar planetario è davvero un luogo interessante

I - Del lavoro e delle opere
Thomas Richards, Riconoscere
Mario Biagini, Seminario a «La Sapienza», ovvero della coltivazione delle cipolle
Lisa Wolford Wylam, Action – L’irrappresentabile origine, con una postilla: Riflessioni di un decennio
Thomas Richards, Maestro di nessuna scusa
Antonio Attisani, Action in sé
Thomas Richards, Frammenti da In the territory of something third
Kris Salata, Prossimità con The Twin: appunti critici su An Action in creation
Mario Biagini e Kris Salata, Conversazioni informali
Thomas Richards e Mario Biagini, One breath left – Considerazioni
Lisa Wolford Wylam, Chi vuol mangiare il libro della Madre?
Mario Biagini, Desiderio senza oggetto
Mario Biagini, Desiderio senza oggetto

II - Jerzy Grotowski – Testi
Richard Schechner e Theodore Hoffman, Intervista con Grotowski
Marc Fumaroli, a cura di, Ordine esterno, intimità interna
Jerzy Grotowski, Risposta a Stanislavskij
Jerzy Grotowski, Tu es le fils de quelqu’un
Jerzy Grotowski, Performer
Jerzy Grotowski Dalla compagnia teatrale all’arte come veicolo
Jean-Pierre Thibaudat, a cura di, Ciò che resterà dopo di me
Jerzy Grotowski, Testo senza titolo


The title of the second volume is:

Il Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
VISIONI
A cura di Antonio Attisani e Mario Biagini

(The Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
VISIONS
Antonio Attisani and Mario Biagini Eds.)

Texts by Paul Allain, Antonio Attisani, Peter Brook, Marco De Marinis, Piergiorgio Giacchè, Sandro Lombardi, Roger Repohl, Kris Salata, Marcella Scopelliti, Ferdinando Taviani, Federico Tiezzi, Anatoli Vassiliev.

The content of the second volume is:

Introduzione
Peter Brook, Grotowski, l’arte come veicolo
Ferdinando Taviani, Il Performer
Federico Tiezzi, Pas de viande dans un restaurant de poisson
Federico Tiezzi, Dieci anni dopo: only connect
Roger Repohl, Liturgia come veicolo
Sandro Lombardi, Action
Marco De Marinis, Il teatrologo, lo spettatore e le «performing arts»: la sfida di Grotowski e del Workcenter di Pontedera
Piergiorgio Giacchè, La verticalità e la sacralità dell’atto
Kris Salata, Stanislavskij, Grotowski, Richards
Paul Allain, Destarsi con One breath left
Marcella Scopelliti, Un resoconto in due tempi
Antonio Attisani, Il secolo dopo Grotowski
Anatoli Vassiliev, Cronaca del quattordici
Tracing Roads Across, 2003 – 2006. Materiali, a cura di Elisa Poggelli


A selection of texts from the first and second book is scheduled to be published in English during 2007 by Seagull press, with the title:

DOORWAYS
Performing as a vehicle
At the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards
Antonio Attisani, Mario Biagini and Lisa Wolford Wylam Eds.