• Shakespeare in Singapore: Performance, Education, and Culture book cover

    Shakespeare in Singapore

    Performance, Education, and Culture, 1st Edition

    By Philip Smith

    Shakespeare in Singapore provides the first detailed and sustained study of the role of Shakespeare in Singaporean theatre, education, and culture. This book tracks the role and development of Shakespeare in education from the founding of modern Singapore to the present day, drawing on sources…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • A Cruel Theatre of Self-Immolations: Contemporary Suicide Protests by Fire and Their Resonances in Culture book cover

    A Cruel Theatre of Self-Immolations

    Contemporary Suicide Protests by Fire and Their Resonances in Culture, 1st Edition

    By Grzegorz Ziółkowski

    A Cruel Theatre of Self-immolations investigates contemporary protest self-burnings and their echoes across culture. The book provides a conceptual frame for the phenomenon and an annotated, comprehensive timeline of suicide protests by fire, supplemented with notes on artworks inspired by or…

    Hardback – 2020-03-03 
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    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • George Orwell on the Radio: His Works in Sound Drama and Documentary book cover

    George Orwell on the Radio

    His Works in Sound Drama and Documentary, 1st Edition

    By Tim Crook

    Assessing the quality and representation of George Orwell on the radio - the radio dramas he wrote himself and the dramatizations and documentaries of his fiction and nonfiction by others - this book explores the interaction of Orwell’s fiction, journalism and documentary writing with the audio/…

    Hardback – 2020-02-28 
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  • Civic Performance: Pageantry and Entertainments in Early Modern London book cover

    Civic Performance

    Pageantry and Entertainments in Early Modern London, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. Caitlin Finlayson, Amrita Sen

    Civic Performance: Pageantry and Entertainments in Early Modern London brings together a group of essays from across multiple fields of study that examine the socio-cultural, political, economic, and aesthetic dimensions of pageantry in sixteenth and seventeenth-century London. This collection…

    Hardback – 2020-02-24 
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    Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama

  • Children, Childhood, and Musical Theater book cover

    Children, Childhood, and Musical Theater

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donelle Ruwe, James Leve

    Bringing together scholars from musicology, literature, childhood studies, and theater, this volume examines the ways in which children's musicals tap into adult nostalgia for childhood while appealing to the needs and consumer potential of the child. The contributors take up a wide range of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-01 
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    Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present

  • Dance, Professional Practice, and the Workplace: Challenges and Opportunities for Dance Professionals, Students, and Educators book cover

    Dance, Professional Practice, and the Workplace

    Challenges and Opportunities for Dance Professionals, Students, and Educators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Pickard, Doug Risner

    Originally published as a special issue of Research in Dance Education, now with an added chapter, this text acknowledges and celebrates the increasingly diverse careers and employment networks in which dance professionals and dance educators are engaged. Addressing issues and developments…

    Hardback – 2019-12-31 
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    Routledge Research in Education

  • Performing Home book cover

    Performing Home

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Andrews

    Performing Home is the first sustained study of the ways in which artists create artworks in, and in response to, domestic dwellings. In the context of growing interest in ideas and practices that cross between architecture, arts practice and performance, it is valuable to understand what happens…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • The Maternal in Creative Work: Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art book cover

    The Maternal in Creative Work

    Intergenerational Discussions on Motherhood and Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elena Marchevska, Valerie Walkerdine

    The Maternal in Creative Work examines the interrelation between art, creativity and maternal experience, inviting international artists, theorists and cultural workers to discuss their approaches to the central feminist question of the relation between maternity, generation, and creativity. This…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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    Interdisciplinary Research in Motherhood

  • Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politcs in Israel book cover

    Moving through Conflict

    Dance and Politcs in Israel, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina Roginsky, Henia Rottenberg

    Moving through Conflict: Dance and Politics in Israel proposes a framework for research and discussion of the changing nature of relations between Jews and Arabs as reflected in dance from the late 19th century Palestine until present-day Israel. Drawing on multiple disciplines, this book examines…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
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  • The Theatrical Professoriate: Contemporary Higher Education and Its Academic Dramas book cover

    The Theatrical Professoriate

    Contemporary Higher Education and Its Academic Dramas, 1st Edition

    By Emily Roxworthy

    This book argues that today’s professoriate has become increasingly theatrical, largely as a result of neoliberal policies in higher education, but also in response to an anti-intellectual scrutiny that has become pervasive throughout the Western world. The Theatrical Professoriate: Contemporary…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Embodiment and Disembodiment in Live Art: From Grotowski to Hologram book cover

    Embodiment and Disembodiment in Live Art

    From Grotowski to Hologram, 1st Edition

    By Ke Shi

    Liveness is a pivotal issue for performance theorists and artists. As live art covers both embodiment and disembodiment, many scholars have emphasized the former and interpreted the latter as the opposite side of liveness. In this book, the author demonstrates that disembodiment is also an…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Participatory Theatre and the Urban Everyday in South Africa: Place and Play in Johannesburg book cover

    Participatory Theatre and the Urban Everyday in South Africa

    Place and Play in Johannesburg, 1st Edition

    By Alexandra Halligey

    This book explores theatre and performance as participatory research practices for exploring the everyday of the city. Taking an inner-city suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa as its central case study, the book consider how theatre and performance might be both useful practical tools in…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

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