• The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018 book cover

    The Costumes of Burlesque

    1866-2018, 1st Edition

    By Coleen Scott

    The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018 is the first volume to inclusively document burlesque costume from its birth in the 1860’s through the global burlesque movement in 2018. This lushly illustrated book presents the history and development of this American art form by documenting the origins,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Reframing Acting in the Digital Age: Nimbly Scaling Actor Training in the Academy book cover

    Reframing Acting in the Digital Age

    Nimbly Scaling Actor Training in the Academy, 1st Edition

    By Artemis Preeshl

    Reframing Acting in the Digital Age: Nimbly Scaling Actor Training in the Academy refocuses how actors work in TV, film, and stage. In this refreshing text, Preeshl integrates original interviews with 25 theatre, film, TV, and digital media experts from leading international programs to create an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Robert Lepage book cover

    Robert Lepage

    2nd Edition

    By Aleksandar Saša Dundjerović

    Robert Lepage is one of Canada’s foremost theatre authors and directors. His company, Ex Machina, has toured to international acclaim and he has lent his talents to areas as diverse as opera, film, solo performance and installation art. His most celebrated work blends acute personal narratives with…

    Paperback – 2019-06-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Performance Practitioners

  • How and Why We Teach Shakespeare: College Teachers and Directors Share How They Explore the Playwright’s Works with Their Students book cover

    How and Why We Teach Shakespeare

    College Teachers and Directors Share How They Explore the Playwright’s Works with Their Students, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Homan

    In How and Why We Teach Shakespeare, 19 distinguished college teachers and directors draw from their personal experiences and share their methods and the reasons why they teach Shakespeare. The collection is divided into four sections: studying the text as a script for performance; exploring…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04 
    Routledge

  • Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918 book cover

    Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918

    1st Edition

    By Anna Farkas

    The influence of the women’s movement has long been a scholarly priority in the study of British women’s drama of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, but previous scholarship has largely clustered around two events: the New Woman in the 1890s and the suffrage campaign in the years…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Routledge Revivals: Shakespeare and Feminist Criticism (1991): An Annotated Bibliography and Commentary book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Shakespeare and Feminist Criticism (1991)

    An Annotated Bibliography and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Philip C Kolin

    First published in 1991, this book is the first annotated bibliography of feminist Shakespeare criticism from 1975 to 1988 — a period that saw a remarkable amount of ground-breaking work. While the primary focus is on feminist studies of Shakespeare, it also includes wide-ranging works on language,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Twentieth-Century British and American Theatre: A Critical Guide to Archives book cover

    Twentieth-Century British and American Theatre

    A Critical Guide to Archives, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Innes, Katherine Carlstrom, Scott Fraser

    First published in 1999, this volume aims to develop the field of theatre studies by promoting the study of performative elements and thus fostering their consideration in the critical interpretation of dramatic literature. The authors additionally suggest ways of approaching and evaluating the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Dramatic Works of Catherine the Great: Theatre and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Russia book cover

    The Dramatic Works of Catherine the Great

    Theatre and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Russia, 1st Edition

    By Lurana Donnels O'Malley

    The first in-depth study of Catherine the Great's plays and opera libretti, this book provides analysis and critical interpretation of the dramatic works by this eighteenth-century Russian Empress. These works are shown to be remarkable for their diversity, frank satire, topical subject matter, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Studies in Theatre, Music, Dance

  • The Ashgate Research Companion to Thomas Lovell Beddoes book cover

    The Ashgate Research Companion to Thomas Lovell Beddoes

    1st Edition

    By Ute Berns

    Edited by Michael Bradshaw

    Bringing together eminent scholars and emerging critics who offer a range of perspectives and critical methods, this collection sets a new standard in Beddoes criticism. In line with the goals of Ashgate's Research Companion series, the editors and contributors provide an overview of Beddoes's…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    The Nineteenth Century Series

  • Adapting King Lear for the Stage book cover

    Adapting King Lear for the Stage

    1st Edition

    By Lynne Bradley

    Questioning whether the impulse to adapt Shakespeare has changed over time, Lynne Bradley argues for restoring a sense of historicity to the study of adaptation. Bradley compares Nahum Tate's History of King Lear (1681), adaptations by David Garrick in the mid-eighteenth century, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Adaptations of Laurence Sterne's Fiction: Sterneana, 1760–1840 book cover

    Adaptations of Laurence Sterne's Fiction

    Sterneana, 1760–1840, 1st Edition

    By Mary-Celine Newbould

    Exploring how readers received and responded to literary works in the long eighteenth century, M-C. Newbould focuses on the role played by Laurence Sterne’s fiction and its adaptations. Literary adaptation flourished throughout the eighteenth century, encouraging an interactive relationship between…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Stage Makeup book cover

    Stage Makeup

    11th Edition

    By Richard Corson, James Glavan, Beverly Gore Norcross

    Widely referred to as the "bible of stage makeup," the timely revision of this classic text addresses principles and techniques in the use of makeup for the contemporary performer. This extensive exploration of the application and use of stage makeup and makeup for a variety of performance venues…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

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