Staging the Twitter War: Toneelgroep Amsterdam's Roman Tragedies Academic Article uri icon


  • During the same week in November 2012, hostilities erupted between Israel and the Gaza Strip and Toneelgroep Amsterdam brought Roman Tragedies to the stage in Brooklyn. As the conflict in the Middle East took on digital dimensions via Twitter, the play's own engagement with that technology staged contemporary geopolitical spectatorship.

published proceedings

  • TDR/The Drama Review

author list (cited authors)

  • Ball, J. R.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Ball, James R

publication date

  • January 2013