Theatre & Performance Studies

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We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of Theatre and Performance Studies, including the Routledge Performance Archive.

There is also information on books for students and series, as well as access to our online catalogue and contact information.
 

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9Series in Theatre & Performance Studies

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1,008New Products

  • Musicology: The Key Concepts

    2nd Edition

    By David Beard, Kenneth Gloag

    Now in an updated 2nd edition, Musicology: The Key Concepts is a handy A-Z reference guide to the terms and concepts associated with contemporary musicology. Drawing on critical theory with a focus on new musicology, this updated edition contains over 35 new entries including: Autobiography…

    Paperback – 2016-02-02
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    Routledge Key Guides

  • The Moon Rises from the Ganges

    The Influence of Asian Acting Techniques on My Work

    By Eugenio Barba

    Edited by Lluis Masgrau

    A collection of texts by Eugenio Barba reconstructing the history of his relationships with the Asian classical theatres. Interweaving stories of journeys, meetings, anecdotes, reflections and technical descriptions, the author exposes the phases and changes in a passion that covers the fifty years…

    Paperback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge
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  • Experiencing Stanislavsky Today

    Training and Rehearsal for the Psychophysical Actor

    By Stephanie Daventry French, Philip G. Bennett

    This pioneering introduction to Stanislavsky's methods and modes of actor training covers all of the essential elements of his System. Recreating ‘truthful’ behaviour in the artificial environment, awareness and observation, psychophysical work, given circumstances, visualization and imagination,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-26
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  • Liz Levine, Senior Editor (Routledge Research)

    Liz Levine publishes scholarly books on Literature, Music, and Theatre and Performance. She runs series that are part of the Routledge Research program, home to cutting-edge, upper-level scholarly studies and edited collections. Liz actively develops series covering emerging topics while continuing to augment established areas such as Children’s Literature, Interdisciplinary Literary Studies, Ecocriticism, Shakespeare, the Gothic, Popular Music, Music Education, Global Theatre, and Experimental Performance.

  • Ben Piggott, Associate Editor (UK)

    Ben Piggott publishes a full range of titles across Theatre, Performance, and Dance studies, including scholarly monographs, edited collections, Companions, and course texts. He is currently commissioning in voice studies, theatre history, and dance history, as well as being on the lookout for original, cutting-edge work across the research spectrum. Ben also publishes dedicated textbooks for students, especially in the core areas of BA study.

  • Talia Rodgers, Publisher
    Theatre & Performance Studies

    Talia Rodgers has been publishing books on theatre, performance, and dance for Routledge since 1991. She acquires across the broad spectrum of performance and the performing arts, and – having launched the Routledge Performance Archive in 2012 – now also acquires audio-visual material as well. Talia is particularly interested in innovative, interdisciplinary, and intercultural work which bridges theory and practice, and/or draws on recent developments in areas such as cognitive science and digital media.

  • Stacey Walker, Acquisitions Editor (Focal Press)

    Stacey Walker commissions books on Theatre and Entertainment Design, including stagecraft, costuming, scenic art and design, lighting, sound, projection design, rigging, automation, acting, directing, media design, and arts management. After a decade in the publishing industry, she has experience publishing academic textbooks, practical handbooks, research monographs, trade, and electronic books. She can be found on LinkedIn or on Twitter at @focalstacey.

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