• Introduction to Puppetry Arts book cover

    Introduction to Puppetry Arts

    1st Edition

    By Cheralyn Lambeth

    Introduction to Puppetry Arts shares the history, cultures, and traditions surrounding the ancient performance art of puppetry, along with an overview of puppet construction and performance techniques used around the world. From its earliest beginnings in the ancient Middle East and Asia, through…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Application of the Michael Chekhov Technique to Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Soliloquies and Monologues book cover

    Application of the Michael Chekhov Technique to Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Soliloquies and Monologues

    1st Edition

    By Mark Monday

    Application of the Michael Chekhov Technique to Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Soliloquies and Monologues illustrates how to apply the Michael Chekhov Technique, through exercises and rehearsal techniques, to a wide range of Shakespeare’s works. The book begins with a comprehensive chapter on the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • 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 Concise Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes book cover

    A Concise Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes

    1st Edition

    By Richard Kostelanetz

    For a concise edition of his legendary arts dictionary of information and opinion, the distinguished critic and arts historian Richard Kostelanetz selects entries from the 2018 third edition. Typically he provides intelligence unavailable anywhere else, no less in print than online, about a wealth…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness: Repurposing Theater through Dance book cover

    Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness

    Repurposing Theater through Dance, 1st Edition

    By Telory D. Arendell

    Pina Bausch’s Aggressive Tenderness: Repurposing Theater through Dance maps Bausch’s pieces alongside methodologies of key theater and film practitioners. This book includes discussion of a variety of Bausch pieces, including Sacre du Printemps (Rite of Spring 1975), Kontakthof (Meeting Place 1978…

    Hardback – 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 – 2019-12-02 
    Focal Press

  • Preaching the Blues: Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays book cover

    Preaching the Blues

    Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays, 1st Edition

    By Maisha S. Akbar

    Preaching the Blues: Black Feminist Performance in Lynching Plays examines several lynching plays to foreground black women’s performances as non-normative subjects who challenge white supremacist ideology. Maisha S. Akbar re-maps the study of lynching drama by examining plays that are contingent…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry: Walking the Path book cover

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry

    Walking the Path, 1st Edition

    By Thalia M. Mulvihill, Raji Swaminathan

    Arts-Based Educational Research and Qualitative Inquiry introduces novice qualitative researchers, within education and related fields, to arts-based educational research (ABER). Abundant prompts and exercises are provided to help readers apply the concepts and experiment with various applications…

    Paperback – 2019-11-20 
    Routledge

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