• The Boar's Head Theatre (Routledge Revivals): An Inn-yard Theatre of the Elizabethan Age book cover

    The Boar's Head Theatre (Routledge Revivals)

    An Inn-yard Theatre of the Elizabethan Age, 1st Edition

    By C. J. Sisson

    Edited by Stanley Wells

    The Boar’s Head Theatre, first published in 1972, provides an account of one of the Elizabethan inn-yard theatres. It is a reconstruction of considerable importance in our understanding of the performance conditions affecting Elizabethan drama, the mode of presentation and the nature of the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Understanding Greek Tragic Theatre book cover

    Understanding Greek Tragic Theatre

    2nd Edition

    By Rush Rehm

    Understanding Greek Tragic Theatre, a revised edition of Greek Tragic Theatre (1992), is intended for those interested in how Greek tragedy works. By analysing the way the plays were performed in fifth-century Athens, Rush Rehm encourages classicists, actors, and directors to approach Greek tragedy…

    Paperback – 2016-07-13
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    Understanding the Ancient World

  • Nikolai Demidov: Becoming an Actor-Creator book cover

    Nikolai Demidov

    Becoming an Actor-Creator, 1st Edition

    By Nikolai Demidov

    Edited by Andrei Malaev-Babel, Margarita Laskina

    At the time of his death, Stanislavsky considered Nikolai Demidov to be ‘his only student, who understands the System’. Demidov’s incredibly forward-thinking processes not only continued his teacher’s pioneering work, but also solved the problems of an actor’s creativity that Stanislavsky never…

    Hardback – 2016-07-07
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  • The Royal Court Theatre (Routledge Revivals): 1965-1972 book cover

    The Royal Court Theatre (Routledge Revivals)

    1965-1972, 1st Edition

    By Philip Roberts

    The English Stage Company at the Royal Court Theatre is the longest running specialist production organization in the history of British theatre. Philip Roberts’s account, which was first published in 1986, covers the period 1965-1972 in the Company’s life, beginning in 1965 with the appointment of…

    Paperback – 2016-06-06
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Stanislavsky and Yoga book cover

    Stanislavsky and Yoga

    1st Edition

    By Sergei Tcherkasski

    This book deals with one of the most important sources of the Stanislavsky System - Yoga, its practice and philosophy. Sergei Tcherkasski carefully collects records on Yoga in Stanislavsky's writings from different periods and discusses hidden references which are not explained by Stanislavsky…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20
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    Routledge Icarus

  • The Taming of the Shrew (Routledge Revivals): A Comparative Study of Oral and Literary Versions book cover

    The Taming of the Shrew (Routledge Revivals)

    A Comparative Study of Oral and Literary Versions, 1st Edition

    By Jan Harold Brunvand

    William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew has succeeded in surviving in contemporary culture, and has even managed to penetrate to the most modern media of mass communications. This book, first published in 1991, examines some of the different literary and oral versions of The Taming of the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-17
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Tragedy and Dramatic Theatre book cover

    Tragedy and Dramatic Theatre

    1st Edition

    By Hans-Thies Lehmann

    This comprehensive, authoritative account of tragedy is the culmination of Hans-Thies Lehmann’s groundbreaking contributions to theatre and performance scholarship. It is a major milestone in our understanding of this core foundation of the dramatic arts. From the philosophical roots and theories…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
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  • European Theatre 1960-1990 (Routledge Revivals): Cross-Cultural Perspectives book cover

    European Theatre 1960-1990 (Routledge Revivals)

    Cross-Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ralph Yarrow

    European theatre has been the site of enormous change and struggle since 1960. There have been radical shifts in the nature and understanding of performance, fuelled by increasing cross-cultural and international influence. Theatre has had to fight for its very existence, adapting its methods of…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Cold War Theatre (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Cold War Theatre (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By John Elsom

    Cold War Theatre, first published in 1992, provides an account of the theatrical history within the context of East/West politics. Its geographical span ranges from beyond the Urals to the Pacific Coast of the US, and asks whether the Cold War confrontation was not in part due to the cultural…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Post-War British Theatre (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Post-War British Theatre (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By John Elsom

    Since the Second World War, we have witnessed exciting, often confusing developments in the British theatre. This book, first published in 1976, presents an enlightening, objective history of the many facets of post-war British theatre and a fresh interpretation of theatre itself. The remarkable…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Post-War British Theatre Criticism (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Post-War British Theatre Criticism (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By John Elsom

    This book, first published in 1981, sets out the critical reaction to some fifty key post-war productions of the British theatre, as gauged primarily through the contemporary reviews of theatre critics. The plays chosen are each, in their different ways, important in their contribution to the…

    Paperback – 2016-04-07
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Shakespearean Stage Production: Then and Now book cover

    Shakespearean Stage Production

    Then and Now, 1st Edition

    By Cécile de Banke

    An absorbing and original addition to Shakespeareana, this handbook of production is for all lovers of Shakespeare whether producer, player, scholar or spectator. In four sections, Staging, Actors and Acting, Costume, Music and Dance, it traces Shakespearean production from Elizabethan times to the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare in Performance

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