Theatre & Performance Studies: Gender & Sexuality

  • The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance book cover

    The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lizbeth Goodman, Jane de Gay

    The Routledge Reader in Gender and Performance presents the most influential and widely-known, critical work on gender and performing arts, together with exciting and provocative new writings. It provides systematically arranged articles to guide the reader from topic to topic, and specially linked…

    Paperback – 1998-09-24
    Routledge

  • Performing Gender and Comedy: Theories, Texts and Contexts book cover

    Performing Gender and Comedy: Theories, Texts and Contexts

    1st Edition

    By Hengen S

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1998-08-18
    Routledge

  • Subversions book cover

    Subversions

    1st Edition

    By Erika Block, Gabriele Griffin, Julie Wilkinson

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1998-04-29
    Routledge

  • Dancing Women: Female Bodies Onstage book cover

    Dancing Women

    Female Bodies Onstage, 1st Edition

    By Sally Banes

    Dancing Women: Female Bodies Onstage is a spectacular and timely contribution to dance history, recasting canonical dance since the early nineteenth century in terms of a feminist perspective. Setting the creation of specific dances in socio-political and cultural contexts, Sally Banes shows that…

    Paperback – 1998-01-29
    Routledge

  • Ladies Laughing: Wit as Control in Contemporary American Women Writers book cover

    Ladies Laughing

    Wit as Control in Contemporary American Women Writers, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Levy

    This engaging and accessible book examines the world of seven contemporary, popular American women writers and their individual use of wit as a subtle and effective strategy to engage, or "control", the reader. A chapter is devoted to each of the seven writers - Lisa Alther, Rita Mae Brown, Nora…

    Paperback – 1997-11-13
    Routledge

  • Re-Dressing the Canon: Essays on Theatre and Gender book cover

    Re-Dressing the Canon

    Essays on Theatre and Gender, 1st Edition

    By Alisa Solomon

    Re-Dressing the Canon examines the relationship between gender and performance in a series of essays which combine the critique of specific live performances with an astute theoretical analysis. Alisa Solomon discusses both canonical texts and contemporary productions in a lively jargon-free style.…

    Paperback – 1997-10-30
    Routledge

  • Queens of Comedy: Lucille Ball, Phyllis Diller, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, and the New Generation of Funny Women book cover

    Queens of Comedy

    Lucille Ball, Phyllis Diller, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, and the New Generation of Funny Women, 1st Edition

    By Susan Horowitz

    Through candid personal interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, and other visionary performers, Queens of Comedy explores how comediennes have redefined the roles of women in not only the entertainment business, but society as a whole. Detailing both their public and private lives - as well as…

    Paperback – 1997-06-13
    Routledge

  • West End Women: Women and the London Stage 1918 - 1962 book cover

    West End Women

    Women and the London Stage 1918 - 1962, 1st Edition

    By Maggie Gale

    Maggie Gale's West End Women uncovers groundbreaking material about women playwrights and the staging of their performances between the years 1918 and 1962. It documents a dynamic era of social and theatrical history, analysing the transformations that occurred in the theatre and the lives of…

    Paperback – 1996-11-21
    Routledge
    Gender in Performance

  • Women In Russian Theatre: The Actress in the Silver Age book cover

    Women In Russian Theatre

    The Actress in the Silver Age, 1st Edition

    By Catherine Schuler

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1996-10-10
    Routledge
    Gender in Performance

  • Split Britches: Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance book cover

    Split Britches

    Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue-Ellen Case

    The Split Britches theatre company have led the way in innovative and challenging lesbian performance for the last decade. Split Britches: Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance is a long awaited celebration of the theatre and writing of Lois Weaver, Peggy Shaw and Deborah Margolin, who make up this…

    Paperback – 1996-06-27
    Routledge

  • Moving Words: Re-Writing Dance book cover

    Moving Words

    Re-Writing Dance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gay Morris

    Moving Words provides a direct line into the most pressing issues in contemporary dance scholarship, as well as insights into ways in which dance contributes to and creates culture. Instead of representing a single viewpoint, the essays in this volume reflect a range of perspectives and represent…

    Paperback – 1996-05-30
    Routledge

  • Women in Theatre 2#3 book cover

    Women in Theatre 2#3

    1st Edition

    By Julia Pascal

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1996-03-01
    Routledge

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