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  • Dramaturgy of Migration: Staging Multilingual Encounters in Contemporary Theatre book cover

    Dramaturgy of Migration

    Staging Multilingual Encounters in Contemporary Theatre, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yana Meerzon, Katharina Pewny

    Dramaturgy of Migration: Staging Multilingual Encounters in Contemporary Theatre examines the function of dramaturgy and the role of the dramaturg in making a theatre performance situated at the crossroads of multiple theatre forms and performative devices. This book explores how these forms and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    Focus on Dramaturgy

  • New Dramaturgies: Strategies and Exercises for 21st Century Playwriting book cover

    New Dramaturgies

    Strategies and Exercises for 21st Century Playwriting, 1st Edition

    By Mark Bly

    In New Dramaturgies: Strategies and Exercises for 21st Century Playwriting, Mark Bly offers a new playwriting book with nine unique play-generating exercises. These exercises offer dramaturgical strategies and tools for confronting and overcoming obstacles that all playwrights face. Each of the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Focus on Dramaturgy

  • Principles of Dramaturgy book cover

    Principles of Dramaturgy

    1st Edition

    By Robert Scanlan

    In Principles of Dramaturgy, Robert Scanlan explains the invariant principles behind the construction of stage and performance events of any style or modality. This book contains all that is essential for training a professional stage director and/or dramaturg, including the "plot-bead" technique…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge
    Focus on Dramaturgy

  • Words for the Theatre: Four Essays on the Dramatic Text book cover

    Words for the Theatre

    Four Essays on the Dramatic Text, 1st Edition

    By David Cole

    In Words for the Theatre, playwright David Cole pursues a course of dramaturgical self-questioning on the part of a playwright, centred on the act of playwriting. The book’s four essays each offer a dramaturgical perspective on a different aspect of the playwright’s practice: How does the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11
    Routledge
    Focus on Dramaturgy

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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
    Routledge
    Focus on Dramaturgy