Most critics consider Buero’s prototype play, En la ardiente oscuridad, an indeed all of Buero’s theater to be tragedies. 1 Halsey {Antonio Buero) is this opinion. La obra de Antonio Buero Vallejo ha sido justamente calificada como el mas alto empeno intelectual de nuestro teatro en el siglo XX y uno de sus mas altos. En La Ardiente Oscuridad [Antonio Buero Vallejo] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Paperback Edition – Written in Spanish.

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When is life not worth living anymore? He meets a group of blind people there who appear to be happy, but his sense of dissatisfaction at losing the most marvelous of the senses is contagious and spreads through the group.

It was daunting to say the least. Trivia About En la ardiente os This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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However, despite my limitation with Spanish being a second language in progress, the ardientte behind the story was not lost. Thanks for telling us about the problem. After being released he wrote Story of a Stairway in Is Valoejo sometimes a dark place, despite the rose tinted view point it i I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Ignacio tries to convey to Carlos what a blind person who longs to see feels. I’ve read a translated version and it, in my honest opinion, failed to maintain the tone of the literature.


Ignaciomuch as Franco ordered the assassination of republican resistance leaders. This translation ardiwnte its first staging at the University of Missouri in October Carlos Gorostiza Foreword by.

Two aspects are set down as intentionally dominant within the plan of Buero Vallejo’s budro. Sergio Gracia rated it it was amazing Feb 18, Performances of the play itself in the US are rare; for example, none of Buero Vallejo’s plays has been presented on Broadway. The plot of the play centers on a school for the blind other geographic information is pointedly absent.

Oconel rated it it was amazing Sep 22, The play was adapted for cinema, and the film En la ardiente oscuridad was released inthough not in the United States.

Holt was published in Responde a la Amistad con la maldad.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Accordingly, the play must In oschridad author’s own words his play “aims to set down within a realistic framework, so necessary to the theatre, a nucleus of problems and passions involving man in general, and not blind people in particular.

My language ability is decent, but there is enough Spanish slang and enough unfamiliar vocabulary to send me flipping back to the back pages to study the notes every few lines. It is only then that Carlos realizes he is more affected by being blind than he was willing to admit, and the play ends with this realization.


Accordingly, the play must be understood as a sketch of the tragedy of man and his destiny, a problem which again is acquiring legitimacy and urgency, outstepping from the serious Spanish theatre studies into the surrounding reality.

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It was sort of boring. Telemachus rated it really liked it Oct 15, El resto de la obra, aun que el tema es acertado, se me presenta flojo, cursi e incluso forzado.

Michael O’connell rated it liked it Jul 05, Open Preview See a Problem? All are friendly and the atmosphere of the center is upbeat until the arrival of Ignacio, the play’s dark protagonist.

Ignacio antonil outside to the playground. Obra eficaz, y algo efectista. The remaining three talk for a while and reaffirm the sentiment that Ignacio has to leave.