Theatre & Performance Studies: Performance Theory

  • Mainstream AIDS Theatre, the Media, and Gay Civil Rights: Making the Radical Palatable book cover

    Mainstream AIDS Theatre, the Media, and Gay Civil Rights

    Making the Radical Palatable, 1st Edition

    By Jacob Juntunen

    This book  demonstrates the political potential of mainstream theatre in the US at the end of the twentieth century, tracing ideological change over time in the reception of US mainstream plays taking HIV/AIDS as their topic from 1985 to 2000. This is the first study to combine the topics of…

    Hardback – 2016-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • The Modern Stage and Other Worlds (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Modern Stage and Other Worlds (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Austin E. Quigley

    Modern plays are strikingly diverse and, as a result, any attempt to locate an underlying unity between them encounters difficulties: to focus on what they have in common is often to overlook what is of primary importance in particular plays; to focus on their differences is to note the novelty of…

    Paperback – 2016-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Shakespeare, Performance and the Archive book cover

    Shakespeare, Performance and the Archive

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Hodgdon

    Shakespeare, Performance and the Archive is a ground-breaking and movingly written exploration of what remains when actors evacuate the space and time of performance.  An analysis of ‘leftovers’, it moves between tracking the politics of what is consciously archived and the politics of visible and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-17
    Routledge

  • Race and Racism: Essays in Social Geography book cover

    Race and Racism

    Essays in Social Geography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Jackson

    First Published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-11-02
    Routledge

  • Reading Contemporary Performance: Theatricality Across Genres book cover

    Reading Contemporary Performance

    Theatricality Across Genres, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabrielle Cody, Meiling Cheng

    As the nature of contemporary performance continues to expand into new forms, genres and media, it requires an increasingly diverse vocabulary. Reading Contemporary Performance provides students, critics and creators with a rich understanding of the key terms and ideas that are central to any…

    Paperback – 2015-09-25
    Routledge

  • Global Insights on Theatre Censorship book cover

    Global Insights on Theatre Censorship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine O'Leary, Diego Santos Sánchez, Michael Thompson

    Theatre has always been subject to a wide range of social, political, moral, and doctrinal controls, with authorities and social groups imposing constraints on scripts, venues, staging, acting, and reception. Focusing on a range of countries and political regimes, this book examines the many forms…

    Hardback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • The Performance Studies Reader book cover

    The Performance Studies Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Henry Bial, Sara Brady

    Since its first publication in 2002, The Performance Studies Reader has become the leading anthology of key writings on performance studies. Now in its third edition, it continues to offer an unparalleled selection of work by the foremost in this continually evolving field. These critical and…

    Paperback – 2015-08-17
    Routledge

  • Performance and the Politics of Space: Theatre and Topology book cover

    Performance and the Politics of Space

    Theatre and Topology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erika Fischer-Lichte, Benjamin Wihstutz

    From its very beginnings, theatre has been both an art and a public space, shared by actors and spectators. As a result, its entity and history is intimately tied to politics: a politics of inclusion and exclusion, of distributions and placements, of spatial appropriation and utopian concepts. This…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Food and Theatre on the World Stage book cover

    Food and Theatre on the World Stage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dorothy Chansky, Ann Folino White

    Putting food and theatre into direct conversation, this volume focuses on how food and theatre have operated for centuries as partners in the performative, symbolic, and literary making of meaning. Through case studies, literary analyses, and performance critiques, contributors examine theatrical…

    Hardback – 2015-07-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance: Meetings with Remarkable Women book cover

    Grotowski, Women, and Contemporary Performance

    Meetings with Remarkable Women, 1st Edition

    By Virginie Magnat

    As the first examination of women's foremost contributions to Jerzy Grotowski's cross-cultural investigation of performance, this book complements and broadens existing literature by offering a more diverse and inclusive re-assessment of Grotowski's legacy, thereby probing its significance for…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Voice Studies: Critical Approaches to Process, Performance and Experience book cover

    Voice Studies

    Critical Approaches to Process, Performance and Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Konstantinos Thomaidis, Ben Macpherson

    Voice Studies brings together leading international scholars and practitioners, to re-examine what voice is, what voice does, and what we mean by "voice studies" in the process and experience of performance. This dynamic and interdisciplinary publication draws on a broad range of approaches, from…

    Paperback – 2015-05-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Voice Studies

  • The Illuminated Theatre: Studies on the Suffering of Images book cover

    The Illuminated Theatre

    Studies on the Suffering of Images, 1st Edition

    By Joe Kelleher

    What sort of thing is a theatre image? How is it produced and consumed? Who is responsible for the images? Why do the images stay with us when the performance is over? How do we learn to speak of what we see and imagine? And how do we relate what we experience in the theatre to what we share with…

    Paperback – 2015-05-14
    Routledge

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