Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

Series Editor:

Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific is a series that presents the views of eminent scholars, journalists and commentators alongside the voices of a new generation of choreographers working from tradition to create new forms of expression in contemporary dance. It documents and celebrates these artistic journeys that work within the framework of rich and complex cultural heritages. Future titles in this series include India, Taiwan, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. The Series is published by Routledge and supported by the World Dance Alliance Asia-Pacific.

  • Evolving Synergies: Celebrating Dance in Singapore book cover

    Evolving Synergies

    Celebrating Dance in Singapore, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Burridge, Caren Cariño

    This book, Evolving Synergies: Celebrating Dance in Singapore, is a noteworthy contribution to the discourse of the Singapore dance scene. It discusses the evolution of Singapore's dance landscape, and its place in the city-state's social, cultural and historical development.…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Shaping the Landscape: Celebrating Dance in Australia book cover

    Shaping the Landscape

    Celebrating Dance in Australia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Burridge, Julie Dyson

    This, the fourth book in the series 'Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific', explores the current dance scene in Australia from a wide perspective that mirrors the creative engagement of artists with Australian culture and the landscape. It looks at Indigenous dance, choreography beyond theatre…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Sharing Identities: Celebrating Dance in Malaysia book cover

    Sharing Identities

    Celebrating Dance in Malaysia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mohd Anis Md Nor, Stephanie Burridge

    This anthology celebrates dancing diversities in Malaysia, a multicultural nation with old and not-so-old dance traditions in a synchronicity of history, creativity, inventions and representation of its people, culture and traditions. These articles and interviews document the legacy of dances from…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Identity and Diversity: Celebrating Dance in Taiwan book cover

    Identity and Diversity

    Celebrating Dance in Taiwan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wang Yunyu, Stephanie Burridge

    Reflecting the breadth and diversity of dance in the Asia–Pacific region, this volume provides an in-depth and comprehensive study of Taiwan’s dance history. Taiwan is home to several indigenous tribes with unique rituals and folk dance traditions, with an array of eclectic influences including…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Beyond the Apsara: Celebrating Dance in Cambodia book cover

    Beyond the Apsara

    Celebrating Dance in Cambodia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephanie Burridge, Fred Frumberg

    This book celebrates and documents the resurgence of dance in Cambodia after the fall of the Khmer Rouge and the infamous Pol Pot regime. It honours the remarkable commitment of the few remaining masters of the art of dance who are reviving and preserving the famous classical dances, as well as the…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Traversing Tradition: Celebrating Dance in India book cover

    Traversing Tradition

    Celebrating Dance in India, 1st Edition

    Edited by Urmimala Sarkar Munsi, Stephanie Burridge

    Dance occupies a prestigious place in Indian performing arts, yet it curiously, to a large extent, has remained outside the arena of academic discourse. This book documents and celebrates the emergence of contemporary dance practice in India. Incorporating a multidisciplinary approach, it includes…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific

  • Moving Oceans: Celebrating Dance in the South Pacific book cover

    Moving Oceans

    Celebrating Dance in the South Pacific, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ralph Buck, Nicholas Rowe

    Celebrating the diversity of dance across the South Pacific, this volume studies the various experiences, motivations and aims for dance, emerging from the voices of dance professionals in the islands. In particular, it focuses on the interplay of cultures and pathways of migration as people move…

    Hardback – 2014-04-02
    Routledge India
    Celebrating Dance in Asia and the Pacific