‘Bought by Judgement of the Eye'. Dutch Theatre Looks at the State of the World
(Jos Nijhof) THE LOW COUNTRIES - 2013, № 21, PP. 106-113
The debate about the significance and commitment of theatre was probably cranked up again as a consequence of dramatic events in the Netherlands, such as the murders of Pim Fortuyn and Theo van Gogh. According to the author many theatre-makers have recently shifted the accent from the bare reality to the dream. After all, it is only dreams that offer any way out of the tumult in society.