Theatre & Performance Studies: Drama Education & Drama Therapy

  • Incapacity and Theatricality: Politics and Aesthetics in Theatre Involving Actors with Intellectual Disabilities book cover

    Incapacity and Theatricality

    Politics and Aesthetics in Theatre Involving Actors with Intellectual Disabilities

    By Tony McCaffrey

    Incapacity and Theatricality acknowledges the distinctive contribution to contemporary theatrical performance made by actors with intellectual disabilities. It presents a close examination of certain key theatrical performances across a variety of different media, including John Cassavetes’ 1963…

    Hardback – 2019-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Theatre in Practice: A Student's Handbook book cover

    Theatre in Practice

    A Student's Handbook, 2nd Edition

    By Nick O'Brien, Annie Sutton

    Theatre in Practice is an accessible and wide-ranging exploration of the central practices and key practitioners covered on the various syllabi at A level, IB, BTEC and beyond. Exploring Stanislavski, Brecht, Artaud, Lecoq, Berkoff and Craig, as well as work from innovative theatre companies such…

    Paperback – 2018-07-06
    Routledge

  • Dramatherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: Empowering and Nurturing people through Creativity book cover

    Dramatherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder

    Empowering and Nurturing people through Creativity

    By Nicky Morris

    Dramatherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: Empowering and Nurturing People Through Creativity demonstrates how dramatherapy can empower those individuals struggling to live with borderline personality disorder, and help them embrace and control the emotional inner chaos they experience.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-25
    Routledge
    Dramatherapy

  • Turn That Thing Off!: Collaboration and Technology in 21st-Century Actor Training book cover

    Turn That Thing Off!

    Collaboration and Technology in 21st-Century Actor Training

    By Rose Burnett Bonczek, Roger Manix, David Storck

    As personal technology becomes ever-present in the classroom and rehearsal studio, its use and ubiquity is affecting the collaborative behaviors that should underpin actor training. How is the collaborative impulse being distracted and what kind of solutions can re-establish its connections? The…

    Paperback – 2018-03-20
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Dramatherapy book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Dramatherapy

    Edited by Clive Holmwood, Sue Jennings

    Routledge International Handbook of Dramatherapy is the first book of its kind to bring together leading professionals and academics from around the world to discuss their practice from a truly international perspective. Dramatherapy has developed as a profession during the latter half of the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15
    Routledge

  • Drama and Social Justice: Theory, research and practice in international contexts book cover

    Drama and Social Justice

    Theory, research and practice in international contexts

    Edited by Kelly Freebody, Michael Finneran

    "This text offers a cohesive framework for exploring social justice through drama and drama from a social justice perspective. Research based examples of practice from a range of international contexts link theory and practice. Connecting chapters raise key critical questions in an engaging…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Stanislavski in Practice: Exercises for Students book cover

    Stanislavski in Practice

    Exercises for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Nick O'Brien

    Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski’s system. Author Nick O’Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessible to teachers and students alike through the use of practical exercises that allow students to develop their skills. This second edition offers more…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • Disability and Theatre: A Practical Manual for Inclusion in the Arts book cover

    Disability and Theatre

    A Practical Manual for Inclusion in the Arts

    By Stephanie Barton Farcas

    Disability and Theatre: A Practical Manual for Inclusion in the Arts is a step-by step manual on how to create inclusive theatre, including how and where to find actors, how to publicize productions, run rehearsals, act intricate scenes like fights and battles, work with unions, contracts, and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31
    Routledge

  • Putting Process Drama into Action: The Dynamics of Practice book cover

    Putting Process Drama into Action

    The Dynamics of Practice

    By Pamela Bowell, Brian S. Heap

    This new book provides a clear and accessible guide on best practice to support teachers when using process drama in establishing creative learning partnerships with their students. It offers a detailed analysis and explores the roles of actor, director and playwright that the teacher must adopt in…

    Paperback – 2017-06-26
    Routledge

  • One Minute Plays: A Practical Guide to Tiny Theatre book cover

    One Minute Plays

    A Practical Guide to Tiny Theatre

    Edited by Steve Ansell, Rose Burnett Bonczek

    Can you really write a play that lasts a minute? The one minute play offers a unique challenge to actors, directors and writers: how do you create a whole world, where actors have room to perform and where audiences have a true experience all in 60 seconds? One Minute Plays: A Practical Guide to…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge

  • From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles book cover

    From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles

    By Sanjoy Ganguly

    Edited by Ralph Yarrow

    Jana Sanskriti is internationally recognised as the most iconic post-Boalian Theatre of the Oppressed operation in the world today. This fully illustrated book by the Bengali company's founder and artistic director Sanjoy Ganguly, edited by Ralph Yarrow, collects and explains their programme of…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31
    Routledge

  • Dramatherapy and Autism book cover

    Dramatherapy and Autism

    By Deborah Haythorne, Anna Seymour

    Using extensive examples from practice with a range of client groups, Dramatherapy and Autism confronts the assumption that people with autism are not able to function within the metaphorical realms of the imagination and creativity. It demonstrates that not only are people who function along the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08
    Routledge
    Dramatherapy

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