A Review of The Builders Association's Elements of Oz

How to Cite

Bartley, S. (2019). A Review of The Builders Association’s Elements of Oz. PARtake: The Journal of Performance As Research, 1(2). https://doi.org/10.33011/partake.v1i2.385


This performance review of Elements of OZ, after describing the interactions between the production’s onstage action, recorded and livestreamed sequences, and innovative smartphone app, proposes that the production fundamentally explores process rather than artistic product: the making of the original MGM film, the percolation of the film throughout popular culture, and The Builders Association’s own unique method of live reenactment and reconceptualization