• Lighting Dance: A Study of Technical, Philosophical, and Psychological Shadows book cover

    Lighting Dance

    A Study of Technical, Philosophical, and Psychological Shadows, 1st Edition

    By Flaviana Xavier Antunes Sampaio

    Lighting Dance pioneers the discussion of the ability of lighting design to foreground shadow in dance performances. Through a series of experiments integrating light, shadow and improvised dance movement, it highlights and analyses what it advances as an innovative expression of shadow in dance as…

    Paperback – 2020-01-03 
    Routledge

  • Historical Wig Styling: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s book cover

    Historical Wig Styling: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s

    2nd Edition

    By Allison Lowery

    Historical Wig Styling, Second Edition is a guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for theatrical productions and events. This volume covers hairstyles from Ancient Egypt through Romantic/Biedermeier styles of the 1820s and 30s. Chapters begin with an overview of historic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-23 
    Routledge
    The Focal Press Costume Topics Series

  • Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present book cover

    Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present

    2nd Edition

    By Allison Lowery

    Historical Wig Styling, Second Edition is a guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for theatrical productions and events. This volume covers hairstyles from the Victorian era through the contemporary styles of today. Chapters begin with an overview of historic figures and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-23 
    Routledge
    The Focal Press Costume Topics Series

  • A World Elsewhere book cover

    A World Elsewhere

    1st Edition

    By Steven Berkoff

    A World Elsewhere is Steven Berkoff’s bold attempt to describe his multifarious theatrical works. Berkoff outlines the methods that he uses, first of all as an actor, secondly as a playwright, and thirdly as theatre director, as well as those subtle connections in between, when one discipline…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Screens Producing & Media Operations: Advanced Practice for Media Server and Video Content Preparation book cover

    Screens Producing & Media Operations

    Advanced Practice for Media Server and Video Content Preparation, 1st Edition

    By Laura Frank

    Media servers have established themselves as the dominant video playback tool for live events; however, the practice of delivering content to these systems and the structure of the media operations team is still evolving. This book outlines a workflow for video content delivery and describes team…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Focal Press

  • Creative Dance and Movement in Groupwork book cover

    Creative Dance and Movement in Groupwork

    2nd Edition

    By Helen Payne

    Creative Dance and Movement in Groupwork continues to explore the link between movement and emotions presented in the first edition of this innovative book. It provides 180 practical activities with a clear rationale for the use of creative dance and movement to enrich therapy or educational…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge
    Creative Activities in Groupwork

  • Historical Pattern Archive: Women’s Clothing 1837-1969 book cover

    Historical Pattern Archive

    Women’s Clothing 1837-1969, 1st Edition

    By Thomas John Bernard, Marcy Linton

    Historical Pattern Archive: Women’s Clothing 1837-1969 is the first book of its kind to capture such a wide range of women’s period patterns in one book, featuring 83 patterns spanning over a century of clothing. The book offers an accurate pattern of each garment on a 1/8" graph that can be used…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Automated Performer Flying: The State of the Art book cover

    Automated Performer Flying

    The State of the Art, 1st Edition

    By Jim Shumway

    Automated Performer Flying: The State of the Art shares the secrets of performer flying in the entertainment history and provides step-by-step instructions on how to create a performer flying effect from scratch. This book sheds light on all aspects of performer flying, covering its history,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge

  • The Elements of Theatrical Expression book cover

    The Elements of Theatrical Expression

    1st Edition

    By Brian Kulick

    The Elements of Theatrical Expression puts forward fourteen essential elements that make up the basic building blocks of theatre. Is theatre a language? Does it have its own unique grammar? And if so, just what would the elements of such a grammar be? Brian Kulick asks readers to think of these…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13 
    Routledge

  • Parker, Lopez and Stone's The Book of Mormon book cover

    Parker, Lopez and Stone's The Book of Mormon

    1st Edition

    By Brian Granger

    Hasa Diga Eebowai In 2011, a musical full of curse words and Mormon missionaries swept that year’s Tony Awards show and was praised among major media outlets as a triumphant return of the American musical. Has everyone gone insane, or is this show a new milestone for musical theatre? This book…

    Paperback – 2019-11-08 
    Routledge
    The Fourth Wall

  • Making Another World Possible: 10 Creative Time Summits, 10 Global Issues, 100 Art Projects book cover

    Making Another World Possible

    10 Creative Time Summits, 10 Global Issues, 100 Art Projects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Corina L. Apostol, Nato Thompson

    Making Another World Possible offers a broad look at an array of socially engaged cultural practices that have become increasingly visible in the past decade, across diverse fields such as visual art, performance, theater, activism, architecture, urban planning, pedagogy, and ecology. Part I of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-06 
    Routledge

  • Short Plays with Great Roles for Women book cover

    Short Plays with Great Roles for Women

    1st Edition

    Edited by Suzette Coon

    Short Plays with Great Roles for Women is an antidote to the traditional underrepresentation of women on stage, by offering twenty-two short plays that put women right at the centre of the action. The push for more women’s roles has gathered force over the last few years, and this collection is…

    Paperback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge

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