Focus on Dramaturgy

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  • New Dramaturgy book cover

    New Dramaturgy

    By Mark Bly

    This book offers a series of dramaturgical writing strategies to help playwrights generate new work and give them unique tools for confronting and overcoming obstacles that playwrights face. Nine different exercises are accompanied by detailed descriptions, play examples from well known writers,…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
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  • Diverse Dramaturgy book cover

    Diverse Dramaturgy

    By Lydia Garcia, Philippa Kelly

    How does our response to race, gender, and physical limitation impact theater-making today? What kinds of biases block our capacity to explore and address these aspects of diversity? The ability to see, hear and assess in new and challenging ways is crucial to how we make theater, and central to…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01
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  • Shakespeare in Three Dimensions: The Dramaturgy of Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet book cover

    Shakespeare in Three Dimensions

    The Dramaturgy of Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet

    By Robert Blacker

    In Shakespeare in Three Dimensions, Robert Blacker asks us to set aside what we think we know about Shakespeare and rediscover his plays on the page, and as Shakespeare intended, in the rehearsal room and in performance. That process includes stripping away false traditions that have obscured his…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02
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