• Your Body Knows: A Movement Guide for Actors book cover

    Your Body Knows

    A Movement Guide for Actors, 1st Edition

    By Jana Tift, Meade Andrews

    Your Body Knows provides the foundation actors need to move with ease and power. It is a practical guide to movement starting at the very beginning: knowing your body and experiencing how it works. Through the work of F.M. Alexander, Rudolf Laban, and Michael Chekhov, this book offers basic…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Dance, Professional Practice, and the Workplace: Challenges and Opportunities for Dance Professionals, Students, and Educators book cover

    Dance, Professional Practice, and the Workplace

    Challenges and Opportunities for Dance Professionals, Students, and Educators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Pickard, Doug Risner

    Originally published as a special issue of Research in Dance Education, now with an added chapter, this text acknowledges and celebrates the increasingly diverse careers and employment networks in which dance professionals and dance educators are engaged. Addressing issues and developments…

    Hardback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politcs in Israel book cover

    Moving through Conflict

    Dance and Politcs in Israel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina Roginsky, Henia Rottenberg

    Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politics in Israel proposes a framework for research and discussion of the changing nature of relations between Jews and Arabs as reflected in dance from the late 19th century Palestine until present-day Israel. Drawing on multiple disciplines, this book examines…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Theatrical Professoriate: Contemporary Higher Education and Its Academic Dramas book cover

    The Theatrical Professoriate

    Contemporary Higher Education and Its Academic Dramas, 1st Edition

    By Emily Roxworthy

    This book argues that today’s professoriate has become increasingly theatrical, largely as a result of neoliberal policies in higher education, but also in response to an anti-intellectual scrutiny that has become pervasive throughout the Western world. The Theatrical Professoriate: Contemporary…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora book cover

    Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tina K Ramnarine

    Dance, Music and Cultures of Decolonisation in the Indian Diaspora provides fascinating examples of dance and music projects across the Indian Diaspora to highlight that decolonisation is a creative process, as well as a historical and political one. The book analyses creative processes in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Scottish Dance Beyond 1805: Reaction and Regulation book cover

    Scottish Dance Beyond 1805

    Reaction and Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Patricia H Ballantyne

    Scottish Dance Beyond 1805 presents a history of Scottish music and dance over the last 200 years, with a focus on sources originating in Aberdeenshire, when steps could be adapted in any way the dancer pleased. The book explains the major changes of how dance was taught, and performed by…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

  • Creative Dance and Movement in Groupwork book cover

    Creative Dance and Movement in Groupwork

    2nd Edition

    By Helen Payne

    This invaluable resource for teachers and therapists continues to explore the link between movement and emotions presented in the first edition of this innovative book. It provides 180 practical activities with a clear rationale for the use of creative dance and movement to enrich therapy or…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Creative Activities in Groupwork

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    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…

    Hardback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Dance Studies book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Dance Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Thomas, Stacey Prickett

    The Routledge Companion to Dance Studies maps out the key features of dance studies as the field stands today, while pointing to potential future developments. It locates these features both historically—within dance in particular social and cultural contexts—and in relation to other academic…

    Hardback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Choreographing Shakespeare: Dance Adaptations of the Plays and Poems book cover

    Choreographing Shakespeare

    Dance Adaptations of the Plays and Poems, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Klett

    Choreographing Shakespeare presents a hitherto unexplored history of the choreographers and performers who have created dance adaptations of Shakespeare. This book investigates forty dance works in genres such as ballet, modern dance, and hip-hop, produced between 1940 and 2016 by choreographers…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Dance, Modernism, and Modernity book cover

    Dance, Modernism, and Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Ramsay Burt, Michael Huxley

    This collection of new essays explores connections between dance, modernism, and modernity by examining the ways in which leading dancers have responded to modernity. Burt and Huxley examine dance examples from a period beginning just before the First World War and extending to the mid-1950s,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-02
    Routledge

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