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  • Craft Notes for Animators

    A Perspective on a 21st Century Career

    By Ed Hooks

    If Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs represented the Animation industry’s infancy, Ed Hooks thinks that the current production line of big-budget features is its artistically awkward adolescence. While a well-funded marketing machine can conceal structural flaws, uneven performances and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07 
    Routledge

  • Women's Somatic Training in Early Modern Spanish Theater

    By Elizabeth Marie Cruz Petersen

    Drawing from early modern plays and treatises on the precepts and practices of the acting process, this study shows how the early modern Spanish actress subscribed to various somatic practices in an effort to prepare for a role. It provides today's reader not only another perspective to the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge
    Women and Gender in the Early Modern World

  • Performing Arts Center Management

    Edited by Patricia Dewey Lambert, Robyn Williams

    Performing arts centers (PACs) are an integral part of the cultural and creative industries, significantly influencing the cultural, social, and economic vitality of communities around the world. Virtually all PACs are community-based and serve the public interest, whether structured as a public,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

  • Stage-Play and Screen-Play

    The intermediality of theatre and cinema

    By Michael Ingham

    Dialogue between film and theatre studies is frequently hampered by the lack of a shared vocabulary. Stage-Play and Screen-Play sets out to remedy this, mapping out an intermedial space in which both film and theatre might be examined. Each chapter’s evaluation of the processes and products of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge

  • King Lear

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Kenneth Muir

    Originally published in 1984. With selections organised chronologically, this collection presents the best writing on one of Shakespeare’s most studied plays. The structure displays the changing responses to the play and includes a wide range of criticism from the likes of Coleridge, Hazlitt,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Henry IV, Parts I and II

    Critical Essays

    Edited by David Bevington

    Originally published in 1986. This volume points to the rich variety of critical responses to the Henry IV plays and their complexity. It includes selections from characteristic thought of the neoclassical age, character criticism in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, historical and new…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Twelfth Night

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Stanley Wells

    Originally published in 1986. Among the most frequently performed and high admired of Shakespeare’s plays, Twelfth Night is examined here in this collection of writings from well-known essayists and scholars. The chapters present to the modern reader discussions of the play to enhance understanding…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Romeo and Juliet

    Critical Essays

    Edited by John F. Andrews

    Originally published in 1993. Presenting excerpts and articles on the themes and characters from the most famous story of young lovers, this collection brings together scholarship relating to the language, performance, and impact of the play. Ordered in three parts, the chapters cover analysis,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • King John and Henry VIII

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Frances A. Shirley

    Originally published in 1988. Arranged by play, the essays presented here focus first on production and then on a range of other issues such as characters, imagery, textual problems and themes. Both plays were more popular in earlier centuries and most later essayists focused on small issues rather…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Richard II

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Jeanne T. Newlin

    Originally published in 1984. The four parts of this collection of articles, from 1601 to the 1970s, look at the historical and political dynamics of the play, the play in the theatre, the psychology of its characters, and its poetry and rhetoric. Bringing together the best that was written about…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Othello

    Critical Essays

    Edited by Susan Snyder

    Originally published in 1988. Selections here are organised chronologically looking at both theatrical commentary and literary criticism. The organisation brings out the shifts in emphasis as each generation reinvents Shakespeare, and Othello, by the questions asked, those not asked, and the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

  • Coriolanus

    Critical Essays

    Edited by David Wheeler

    Originally published in 1995. Providing the most influential historical criticism, but also some contemporary pieces written for the volume, this collection includes the most essential study and reviews of this tragic play. The first part contains critical articles arranged chronologically while…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Shakespearean Criticism

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