Synopsis: La ardiente oscuridad. The play centers around a young man, Ignacio, who is admitted to an institute for the blind, managed by Don Pablo. Everything. In the 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. Antonio Buero Vallejo: In the Burning Darkness: En la ardiente oscuridad: Philip G. Johnston: Books –

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I’m not usually into plays, but this one is great. Open Preview See a Problem? Carlos, one of the students at the institute, attempts to ease his depression but does not succeed.

Suddenly, Ignacio is brought in by other boys, who lay him on the sofa. In the tragedies there is always a sense of hope for the future.

Everything there is so perfectly arranged that the students do not mind the fact that they cannot see. One is the social relationship, a mixture of free and forced situations, which arestablished between a strong individuality whose reasoning and frustration conflict with the reasoning and passion of the community.

En la ardiente oscuridad

Ocuridad, unlike the other students, is not content to accept his blindness and he mocks the other students for their happy complacency. A film of the same name was produced in Does one need vision to have true sight?

One fateful night, Ignacio and Carlos are arguing. It was sort of boring. The remaining three talk for a while and reaffirm the sentiment that Ignacio has to leave. It’s a great play. Carlos is rightfully suspicious of the friendship between his girlfriend Juana and Ignacio, who ends up seducing her.


Synopsis: La ardiente oscuridad

Books by Antonio Buero Vallejo. I didn’t do it. Una de Dos Introduction Sada: Retrieved from ” https: What is the difference between being alive and actually living? This translation had its first staging at the University of Missouri in October Nevertheless, this short dramatic work will not fail to leave you unmoved.

Preview — En la ardiente oscuridad by Antonio Buero Vallejo. 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 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. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Be the first to ask a question about En la ardiente oscuridad. Spanish plays Spanish plays adapted into films 20th-century plays plays. Ignacio, however, always refuses to accept his blindness and struggles to find his way around.

THE reading experience which pushed me over the edge finally deciding to be an English major. Is Love sometimes a dark place, despite the rose tinted view point it i I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Me gustaron especialmente el primer acto y el final.


En la ardiente oscuridad : Antonio Buero Vallejo :

We readers are abandoned with such questions, not an easy task indeed. This play was produced shortly after his release and is an interesting historical example for what it represents about this period in Spanish history and what Vallejo was able to sneak by the censors as he continued the artistic subversion that had already landed him in jail once. Jul 09, Francisco rated it liked it Shelves: Ann Alice rated it really liked valljeo Jan 12, 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.

This book is basically about the meaning of life. Return to Book Page. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The immediate bueroo is that Ignacio committed suicide or had an accident. The plot of the play centers on a school for the blind other geographic information is pointedly absent.

He is dead – murdered by Carlos because Carlos could not stand Ignacio’s forcing him to face reality. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.