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Aug.12.2011
  Creative take on Kafka lands local students in prestigious Edinburgh festival by emma silvers As the lights come up onstage, four actors dressed in black are positioned into one connected, crablike figure. They move in perfect sync with each other while two other actors, speaking in gravely...
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Aug.07.2011
Photograph of a very young Franz Kafka.     Flashes of Kafka's life HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE Play at Moksh   KATHMANDU: Kafka Ek Adhyaaya, by the Indian playwright Asif Ali Haidar, goes down the memory lane remembering the life of Franz Kafka, one of the veteran German litterateurs of the...
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Jul.26.2011
 Kafka by Andy Warhol   OPENPRESS) July 25, 2011 -- The Repertoire 2011 season at Bangkok University's Black Box Theatre will feature a performance of Kafka and I. Running from August 25th to September 11th 2011, the production asks what the role of the student is when society's social and...
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Jul.21.2011
Bronze statue of writer Franz Kafka (Prague) Two toned effectby Divashri Sinha  A performance piece uses video to show both, the performer and the viewer being observed In a unique take on literary interpretations, the work of Franz Kafka, Up In The Gallery is being performed through a multimedia...
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Jul.16.2011
Palestinian theatre company ShiberHur   In The Penal Colony at The Young Vic by Naima Khan ShiberHur's adaptation of Franz Kafka's In The Penal Colony is an abosorbing portrait of the human condition but lacks mystery.     Palestinian theatre company ShiberHur underestimate the...
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Jul.10.2011
OK - I like this. I'd like to say I just appreciated it, but I *like* it. So I don't know if that means I am destined for heaven or for hell. Or if I will meet the person who make it  in either place. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Adolph Hitler  http://reichrolld.com/  
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Jul.01.2011
 Catch a show fresh from the National Arts Festival of Student Drama in Grahamstown in Pietermaritzburg this week.  ■ The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s drama and performance studies ­programme entry for the National Arts Festival of Student Drama in Grahamstown is an original ­adaptation of Franz...
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Jun.29.2011
Franz Kafka, at age five.   The MeowmorphosisBy Franz Kafka & Coleridge CookPaperback | KindleQuirk ClassicsRelease date: May 10, 2011  by Empress Eve      I’m a big fan of the Quirk Classics line of literary mash-ups and every time I’ve reported the news on another new title being...
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Jun.28.2011
OK - now we're talking. Turning "The Metamorphosis" into a thriller might be a bit of a stretch - but some would say the story itself is a stretch. I would be pleased as a bug in a rug if Kafka and I could have thriller movies coming out at the same time. Kafka loved going to the movies...
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Jun.23.2011
Mother (Madeline H.D. Brown), Grete (Megan Trout), Father (Allen McKelvey), Gregor (Alexander Crowther) Metamorphosis at Aurora Theatre by  Ben Marks  One of the few quiet moments in the original film version of The Producers comes fairly early on, when the camera settles in on a bleary-eyed Leo...