• The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader book cover

    The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Brayshaw, Anna Fenemore, Noel Witts

    The Twenty-First Century Performance Reader combines extracts from over 70 international practitioners, companies, collectives, and makers from the fields of Dance, Theatre, Music, Live and Performance Art, and Activism to form an essential sourcebook for students, researchers, and practitioners.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge

  • Community Performance: An Introduction book cover

    Community Performance

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Petra Kuppers

    Community Performance: An Introduction is a comprehensive and accessible practice-based primer for students and practitioners of community arts, dance, and theatre, offering reflection on the ethical issues inherent to the field. It is both a classroom-friendly textbook and a handbook for the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge

  • World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle book cover

    World Dance Cultures

    From Ritual to Spectacle, 1st Edition

    By Patricia Leigh Beaman

    From healing, fertility and religious rituals, through theatrical entertainment, to death ceremonies and ancestor worship, World Dance Cultures introduces an extraordinary variety of dance forms practiced around the world. This highly illustrated textbook draws on wide-ranging historical…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge

  • World Theories of Theatre book cover

    World Theories of Theatre

    1st Edition

    By Glenn A. Odom

    World Theories of Theatre expands the horizons of theatrical theory beyond the West, providing the tools essential for a truly global approach to theatre. Identifying major debates in theatrical theory from around the world, combining discussions of the key theoretical questions facing theatre…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • World Theatre: The Basics book cover

    World Theatre

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    By E. J. Westlake

    World Theatre: The Basics presents a well-rounded introduction to non-Western theatre, exploring the history and current practice of theatrical traditions in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Oceania, the Caribbean, and the non-English-speaking cultures of the Americas. Featuring a selection of case…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Theatre Histories: An Introduction book cover

    Theatre Histories

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Bruce McConachie, Tobin Nellhaus, Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei, Tamara Underiner

    Edited by Tobin Nellhaus

    This thoroughly revised and updated third edition of the innovative and widely acclaimed Theatre Histories: An Introduction offers a critical overview of global theatre and drama, spanning a broad wealth of world cultures and periods. Bringing together a group of scholars from a diverse range of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-23
    Routledge

  • Indian Folk Theatres book cover

    Indian Folk Theatres

    1st Edition

    By Julia Hollander

    Indian Folk Theatres is theatre anthropology as a lived experience, containing detailed accounts of recent folk theatre shows as well as historical and cultural context. It looks at folk theatre forms from three corners of the Indian subcontinent: Tamasha, song and dance entertainments from…

    Hardback – 2007-08-29
    Routledge
    Theatres of the World

  • Performance in Bali book cover

    Performance in Bali

    1st Edition

    By Leon Rubin, I. Nyoman Sedana

    Leon Rubin and I Nyoman Sedana, both international theatre professionals as well as scholars, collaborate to give an understanding of performance culture in Bali from inside and out. The book describes four specific forms of contemporary performance that are unique to Bali: Wayang …

    Hardback – 2007-08-03
    Routledge
    Theatres of the World

  • African Theatres and Performances book cover

    African Theatres and Performances

    1st Edition

    By Osita Okagbue

    African Theatres & Performances looks at four specific performance forms in Africa and uses this to question the tendency to employ western frames of reference to analyze and appreciate theatrical performance. The book examines: masquerade theatre in Eastern Nigeria the trance and…

    Hardback – 2007-07-03
    Routledge
    Theatres of the World

  • Community Performance: An Introduction book cover

    Community Performance: An Introduction

    1st Edition

    Community Performance: An Introduction is a comprehensive and accessible practice-based primer for students and practitioners of community arts, dance and theatre. It is both a classroom-friendly textbook and a handbook for the practitioner, perfectly answering the needs of a field where…

    Paperback – 2007-02-14
    Routledge

  • Theatre Histories: An Introduction book cover

    Theatre Histories

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Bruce McConachie, Gary Jay Williams, Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei, Phillip Zarrilli

    Edited by Tobin Nellhaus

    'A work that more than any other currently available suggests the range and richness of theatre and performance history study today.' – Marvin Carlson, City University of New York, USA 'This book will significantly change theatre education.' – Janelle Reinelt, University of California,…

    Hardback – 2006-03-28
    Routledge

  • A Dictionary of Theatre Anthropology: The Secret Art of the Performer book cover

    A Dictionary of Theatre Anthropology

    The Secret Art of the Performer, 2nd Edition

    By Eugenio Barba, Nicola Savarese

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2005-12-01
    Routledge

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