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By Stanislav I. Witkiewicz,D. Gerould

nation condo, a ''comedy with corpses,'' is a depraved subversion of all these reasonable mental dramas of jealousy, adultery, homicide and suicide that ask to be taken heavily. Witkacy's send-up assumes the shape of a ghost tale jam-packed with surprises, during which a whole relations of 4 is gleefully dispatched to the opposite international. while it was once first played in 1923 in Torun, Country House used to be judged wrong for most people since it derided ethical, social and dramatic conference. 3 years later, as directed via the playwright himself in Lwów, the drama proved an unforeseen good fortune with audiences (although it basically ran for 4 nights) and ever considering has been between Witkacy's most often played works.
Today we will relish Country House not just as a scientific demolition of degree realism, but additionally as an worried probing of the elusive barriers among existence and loss of life, exposing the ''dark places'' of the human psyche that make us snigger nervously.

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