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expectation verwachting From Latin exspectatio: anticipation, awaiting, desire, curiosity. In theatre we are waiting, hoping for something positive, new or meaningful, knowing that this ‘something’ is going to occur somehow.   It also means ‘to defer action’. Once we’re seated, we are not planning on taking an active role. On the contrary, we want to be […]

experience (theatre of)

experience (theatre of) ervaringstheater  Experience is knowledge that results from practice. Experience means participating, feeling, perceiving and sensing. The concept of ‘experience-theatre’ is a part of the theatre world. Experience theatres are especially designed to intensify the experience of the spectators. Marlieke Wilders, expert in experience-theatre, , states that the strengthening of the experience of […]