Theatre & Performance Studies: Performance Theory

  • The Body in Performance book cover

    The Body in Performance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Campbell

    Lively yet intriguing, The Body in Performance is a varied collection of essays about this much-discussed area. Posing the question "Why this current preoccupation with the performed body?" the collection of specially commissioned essays from both academics and practitioners - in some cases one and…

    Paperback – 2001-03-07

  • Performance Research V5 Issu 3 book cover

    Performance Research V5 Issu 3

    1st Edition

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2001-02-08

  • The Grotowski Sourcebook book cover

    The Grotowski Sourcebook

    1st Edition

    Edited by RICHARD SCHECHNER, Lisa Wolford Wylam

    This acclaimed volume is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of Jerzy Grotowski's long and multi-faceted career. It is essential reading for anyone interested in Grotowski's life and work.Edited by the two leading experts on Grotowski, the sourcebook features:*essays from the key…

    Paperback – 2001-01-25
    Worlds of Performance

  • Thinking Through the Arts book cover

    Thinking Through the Arts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Schiller

    Thinking Through the Arts draws together a number of different approaches to teaching young children that combine the experience of thinking with the act of expression through art. Developed as an inclusive, broad-ranging and user-friendly text, Thinking Through the Arts presents the unique insight…

    Paperback – 2000-12-21

  • Enter The Body: Women and Representation on Shakespeare's Stage book cover

    Enter The Body

    Women and Representation on Shakespeare's Stage, 1st Edition

    By Carol Chillington Rutter

    Enter the Body offers a series of provocative case studies of the work women's bodies do on Shakespeare's intensely body-conscious stage. Rutter's topics are sex, death, race, gender, culture, politics, and the excessive performative body that exceeds the playtext it inhabits. As well as drawing…

    Paperback – 2000-11-23

  • Community Theatre: Global Perspectives book cover

    Community Theatre

    Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Eugene van Erven

    Community theatre is an important device for communities to collectively share stories, to participate in political dialogue, and to break down the increasing exclusion of marginalised groups of citizens. It is practised all over the world by growing numbers of people. Published at the same time…

    Paperback – 2000-11-23

  • Performance Research V5 Issu 2 book cover

    Performance Research V5 Issu 2

    1st Edition

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2000-08-31

  • 39 Microlectures: In Proximity of Performance book cover

    39 Microlectures

    In Proximity of Performance, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Goulish

    'A series of accidents has brought you this book. You may think of it not as a book, but as a library, an elevator, an amateur performance in a nearby theatre. Open it to the table of contents. Turn to the page that sounds the most interesting to you. Read a sentence or two. Repeat the process.…

    Paperback – 2000-08-03

  • Women's Intercultural Performance book cover

    Women's Intercultural Performance

    1st Edition

    By Julie Holledge, Joanne Tompkins

    This is the first in-depth examination of contemporary intercultural performance by women around the world. Contemporary feminist performance is explored in the contexts of current intercultural practices, theories and debates. Holledge and Tompkins provide ways of thinking about and analysing…

    Paperback – 2000-06-29

  • Site-Specific Art: Performance, Place and Documentation book cover

    Site-Specific Art

    Performance, Place and Documentation, 1st Edition

    By Nick Kaye

    Site-Specific Art charts the development of an experimental art form in an experimental way. Nick Kaye traces the fascinating historical antecedents of today's installation and performance art, while also assembling a unique documentation of contemporary practice around the world. The book is…

    Paperback – 2000-06-22

  • The Changing Room: Sex, Drag and Theatre book cover

    The Changing Room

    Sex, Drag and Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Laurence Senelick

    The answers to these questions - and much, much more - are to be found in The Changing Room , which traces the origins and variations of theatrical cross-dressing through the ages and across cultures. It examines: * tribal rituals and shamanic practices in the Balkans and Chinese-Tibet * the…

    Paperback – 2000-05-22
    Gender in Performance

  • Performing Blackness: Enactments of African-American Modernism book cover

    Performing Blackness

    Enactments of African-American Modernism, 1st Edition

    By Kimberley W. Benston

    Performing Blackness offers a challenging interpretation of black cultural expression since the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s. Exploring drama, music, poetry, sermons, and criticism, Benston offers an exciting meditation on modern black performance's role in realising African-American…

    Paperback – 2000-05-18

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