">Name: Augosto Boal, an exiled Brazilian playwright
Artist: Augosto Boal|
Confronting Bodies: Right-wing Brazilian government
Date of Action: 1964-1986
Specific Location: Brazil
Description of Artwork: Boal's plays were known for their diversity. His style tried to include the audience in the production as much as possible. His themes portrayed the "gritty reality of day-to-day life," with hints of anarchism and communism. His plays drew attention to the suffering of the poor.
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