The Theater of the Oppressed Laboratory (TOPLAB) presents

Marxism and the Theater of the Oppressed
a talk by Julian Boal Friday, July 5, 2013 at 8:00 pm
at the Brecht Forum. 451 West Street, New York City

This talk is being presented in conjunction with the three-day workshop "Looking at the Politics of the Theater of the Oppressed through Forum Theater" (, to be held at the Brecht Forum from July 5 through July 7 and facilitated by Julian Boal and Marie-Claire Picher. Workshop participants can attend the lecture at no extra charge; the talk is also open to the general public.

Julian Boal is based in Rio de Janeiro and is an international practitioner of Theater of the Oppressed. He is a founder of Groupe du Théâtre de l'Opprimé and author of Images of a Popular Theatre.

Admission–sliding scale: $6/$10/$15
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