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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15Series in Theatre & Performance Studies

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1,273New Products

  • Oral Interpretation book cover

    Oral Interpretation

    13th Edition

    By Timothy Gura, Benjamin Powell

    In its 13th Edition, the iconic Oral Interpretation continues to prepare students to analyze and perform literature through an accessible, step-by-step process. New selections join classic favorites, and chapters devoted to specific genres—narrative, poetry, group performance, and more—explore the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge

  • Psychology for Dancers: Theory and Practice to Fulfil Your Potential book cover

    Psychology for Dancers

    Theory and Practice to Fulfil Your Potential

    By Cathy Schofield, Lucy Start

    Psychology for Dancers: Theory and Practice to Fulfil Your Potential examines how psychological theory can be related to dance practice. Aimed at the dancer who wants to maximize their potential but has no grounding in psychology, the book begins with an examination of basic psychological concepts,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge

  • Training Actors' Voices: Towards an Intercultural/Interdisciplinary Approach book cover

    Training Actors' Voices

    Towards an Intercultural/Interdisciplinary Approach

    By Tara McAllister-Viel

    Contemporary actor training in the US and UK has become increasingly multicultural and multilinguistic. Border-crossing, cross-cultural exchange in contemporary theatre practices, and the rise of the intercultural actor has meant that actor training today has been shaped by multiple modes of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
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  • Ben Piggott, Editor (UK)

    Ben Piggott publishes a full range of titles across Theatre, Performance, and Dance studies, including Routledge Research 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, and edits the Routledge Advances in Theatre and Performance Studies, Fourth Wall, Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama, and Focus on Dramaturgy series.

  • Stacey Walker, Senior Editor

    Stacey Walker commissions books on acting, actor training, directing, scenography and design, stagecraft, costuming, theatrical production, media design, and arts management. After a decade in the publishing industry, she has experience publishing academic textbooks, practical handbooks, research monographs, trade, and ebooks. She can be found on LinkedIn.

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