E-books: Performance Theory; Practice and Practitioners

  • Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness: Repurposing Theater through Dance book cover

    Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness

    Repurposing Theater through Dance, 1st Edition

    By Telory D. Arendell

    Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness: Repurposing Theater through Dance maps Bausch’s pieces alongside methodologies of key theater and film practitioners. This book includes discussion of a variety of Bausch pieces, including Sacre du Printemps (Rite of Spring 1975), Kontakthof (Meeting Place 1978…

    eBook – 2019-11-12
    Routledge

  • Spatial Practices: Modes of Action and Engagement with the City book cover

    Spatial Practices

    Modes of Action and Engagement with the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Dodd

    This book explores ‘spatial practices’, a loose and expandable set of approaches that embrace the political and the activist, the performative and the curatorial, the architectural and the urban. Acting upon and engaging with the public realm, the field of spatial practices allows people to…

    eBook – 2019-11-07
    Routledge

  • A Concise Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes book cover

    A Concise Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes

    1st Edition

    By Richard Kostelanetz

    For a concise edition of his legendary arts dictionary of information and opinion, the distinguished critic and arts historian Richard Kostelanetz selects entries from the 2018 third edition. Typically he provides intelligence unavailable anywhere else, no less in print than online, about a wealth…

    eBook – 2019-11-04
    Routledge

  • The Dancing God: Staging Hindu Dance in Australia book cover

    The Dancing God

    Staging Hindu Dance in Australia, 1st Edition

    By Amit Sarwal

    The Dancing God: Staging Hindu Dance in Australia charts the sensational and historic journey of de-provincialising and popularising Hindu dance in Australia. In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, colonialism, orientalism and nationalism came together in various combinations to…

    eBook – 2019-11-01
    Routledge

  • Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Performing Arts Workforce book cover

    Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Performing Arts Workforce

    1st Edition

    By Tobie S. Stein

    Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Performing Arts Workforce examines the systemic and institutional barriers and individual biases that continue to perpetuate a predominately White nonprofit performing arts workforce in the United States. Workforce diversity, for purposes of this book, is defined…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Our House: Visual and Active Consulting book cover

    Our House

    Visual and Active Consulting, 2nd Edition

    By Antony Williams

    For consultants, facilitators or OD specialists, a house’s familiar image will help their clients see, think and feel their ways solving their business issues. No need for dry and hard-to-remember management schemas. The striking visual and active methods shown here deeply engage clients –&…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

  • A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism: Children of a Restless Time book cover

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism

    Children of a Restless Time, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Modreanu

    A History of Romanian Theatre from Communism to Capitalism analyses the last three decades of Romanian theatre and connects it to the international stage. Cristina Modreanu questions the relationship between artists and power, both before 1989, behind the Iron Curtain, and in the current global…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

  • Cultures of Participation: Arts, Digital Media and Cultural Institutions book cover

    Cultures of Participation

    Arts, Digital Media and Cultural Institutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgit Eriksson, Carsten Stage, Bjarki Valtysson

    This book examines cultural participation from three different, but interrelated perspectives: participatory art and aesthetics; participatory digital media, and participatory cultural policies and institutions. Focusing on how ideals and practices relating to cultural participation express and (…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Performing Indigenous Identities on the Contemporary Australian Stage: Land, People, Culture book cover

    Performing Indigenous Identities on the Contemporary Australian Stage

    Land, People, Culture, 1st Edition

    By Susanne Julia Thurow

    Over the past 50 years, Indigenous Australian theatre practice has emerged as a dynamic site for the discursive reflection of culture and tradition as well as colonial legacies, leveraging the power of storytelling to create and advocate contemporary fluid conceptions of Indigeneity. Performing…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge

  • Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater book cover

    Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater

    1st Edition

    By Peilin Liang

    In Bodies and Transformance in Taiwanese Contemporary Theater, Peilin Liang develops a theory of bodily transformation. Proposing the concept of transformance, a conscious and rigorous process of self-cultivation toward a reconceptualized body, Liang shows how theater practitioners of minoritized…

    eBook – 2019-07-26
    Routledge

  • The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader book cover

    The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Brayshaw, Anna Fenemore, Noel Witts

    The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader combines extracts from over 70 international practitioners, companies, collectives and makers from the fields of Dance, Theatre, Music, Live and Performance Art, and Activism to form an essential sourcebook for students, researchers and practitioners.…

    eBook – 2019-07-23
    Routledge

  • Poetic Inquiry: Craft, Method and Practice book cover

    Poetic Inquiry

    Craft, Method and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Sandra L. Faulkner

    Poetic Inquiry: Craft, Method and Practice examines the use of poetry as a form of qualitative research, representation, and method used by researchers, practitioners, and students from across the social sciences and humanities. It serves as a practical manual for using poetry in qualitative…

    eBook – 2019-07-22
    Routledge
    Developing Qualitative Inquiry

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