Theatre & Performance Studies: Theatrical Production

  • Performing Arts in Transition: Moving between Media book cover

    Performing Arts in Transition

    Moving between Media

    Edited by Susanne Foellmer, Katharina Schmidt, Cornelia Schmitz

    Performing artists – especially from dance and performance art, as well as opera – are involved to an increasing degree in the transfer between different media, not only in their productions but also the events, materials, and documents that surround them. At the same time, the focus on that which…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film book cover

    Digital Design for Custom Textiles

    Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film

    By Amber Marisa Cook

    Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film is a beginner's guide for creating custom textile patterns for performing arts production, with an emphasis on storytelling through design using hand and digital design techniques. The book offers essential information for…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More book cover

    Stage Lighting

    Design Applications and More

    By Richard E Dunham

    Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More builds upon the information introduced in Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals to provide an in-depth reference to a number of specialty areas of lighting design, from traditional applications such as drama, dance, and designing for different venues, to more…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16 
    Routledge

  • Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture book cover

    Beijing Opera Costumes

    The Visual Communication of Character and Culture

    By Alexandra B Bonds

    Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture illuminates the links between theatrical attire and social customs and aesthetics of China, covering both the theory and practice of stage dress. Distinguishing attributes include an introduction to the performance style, the…

    Paperback – 2018-11-02 
    Routledge

  • Stagecraft Fundamentals Third Edition: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production book cover

    Stagecraft Fundamentals Third Edition

    A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production

    By Rita Kogler Carver

    Stagecraft Fundamentals tackles every aspect of basic theatre production with Rita Kogler Carver’s signature wit and engaging voice. The history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting, costumes, scenery, career planning tips, and more are discussed, illustrated by beautiful color examples that…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Stage Lighting Second Edition: The Fundamentals book cover

    Stage Lighting Second Edition

    The Fundamentals

    By Richard E. Dunham

    Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals is written specifically for introductory stage lighting courses. The book begins with an examination of the nature of light, perception, and color, then leads into a conversation of stage lighting equipment and technicians. Lamps, luminaries, controls/dimming, and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-12 
    Routledge

  • Michael Chekhov book cover

    Michael Chekhov

    2nd Edition

    By Franc Chamberlain

    Routledge Performance Practitioners is a series of introductory guides to the key theatre-makers of the last century. Each volume explains the background to and the work of one of the major influences on twentieth- and twenty-first-century performance. These compact, well-illustrated and clearly…

    Paperback – 2018-10-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Performance Practitioners

  • Directions for Directing: Theatre and Method book cover

    Directions for Directing

    Theatre and Method

    By Avra Sidiropoulou

    Directions for Directing: Theatre and Method lays out contemporary concepts of directing practice and examines specific techniques of approaching scripts, actors, and the stage. Addressed to both young and experienced directors but also to the broader community of theatre practitioners, scholars…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Stays and Corsets Volume 2: Historical Patterns Translated for the Modern Body book cover

    Stays and Corsets Volume 2

    Historical Patterns Translated for the Modern Body

    By Mandy Barrington

    In this second volume of Stays and Corsets, Mandy Barrington continues to create historical patterns for a modern body shape. This book contains all new corset patterns with a range of silhouettes that span over 300 years, from the late 16th century to the early 20th century. The corset patterns…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge

  • The Costume Supervisor’s Toolkit: Supervising Theatre Costume Production from First Meeting to Final Performance book cover

    The Costume Supervisor’s Toolkit

    Supervising Theatre Costume Production from First Meeting to Final Performance

    By Rebecca Pride

    The Costume Supervisor’s Toolkit explores the responsibilities of a Costume Supervisor within a theatrical, opera or dance production company. Rebecca Pride provides an insight into all manner of processes, beginning with a definition of the role, and offers explanations of the timeline from the…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Eugenio Barba book cover

    Eugenio Barba

    By Jane Turner

    Eugenio Barba is recognized as one of the most important theatre practitioners working today. Along with the company he founded over fifty years ago, the world-acclaimed Odin Teatret, he continues to produce extraordinary theatre performances that tour the world, and his International School of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Performance Practitioners

  • A History of Equestrian Drama in the United States: Hippodrama’s Pure Air and Fire book cover

    A History of Equestrian Drama in the United States

    Hippodrama’s Pure Air and Fire

    By Kimberly Poppiti

    A History of Equestrian Drama in the United States documents the history of equestrian drama in the United States and clarifies the multi-faceted significance of the form and of the related stage machinery developed to produce hippodramas. The development of equestrian drama is traced from its…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge

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