Dance Products

  • Moving Relation

    Touch in Contemporary Dance, 1st Edition

    By Gerko Egert

    Moving Relation explores the notion of touch in the realm of contemporary dance. By closely analyzing eight performances by well-known European and American choreographers such as William Forsythe and Meg Stuart. Building on the proposition that touch is more than the moment of bodily contact, the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Undergraduate Research in Dance

    A Guide for Students, 1st Edition

    By Lynnette Young Overby, Gregory Young, Jenny Olin Shanahan

    Undergraduate Research in Dance: A Guide for Students supplies tools for scaffolding research skills, alongside examples of undergraduate research in dance scholarship. Dance can be studied as an expressive embodied art form with physical, cognitive, and affective domains, and as an integral part…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Undergraduate Research Series

  • Creativity in Later Life

    Beyond Late Style, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Amigoni, Gordon McMullan

    This collection begins with two premises: that our understanding of the nature and forms of creativity in later life remains limited and that dialogue between specialists in gerontology, the arts and humanities can produce the crucial new insights that are so obviously needed. Representing the…

    Hardback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Choreographing Discourses

    A Mark Franko Reader, 1st Edition

    By Mark Franko

    Edited by Alessandra Nicifero

    Choreographing Discourses brings together essays originally published by Mark Franko between 1996 and the contemporary moment. Assembling these essays from international, sometimes un-translated sources, and curating their relationship to a rapidly-changing field, this Reader offers an important…

    Paperback – 2018-12-14 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Jens Richard Giersdorf, Yutian Wong

    The Routledge Dance Studies Reader has been expanded and updated, giving readers access to thirty-seven essential texts that address the social, political, cultural, and economic impact of globalization on embodiment and choreography.  These interdisciplinary essays in dance scholarship consider a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge

  • History Dances

    Chronicling the History of Traditional Mandinka Dance, 1st Edition

    By Ofosuwa M Abiola

    The field of history is founded on the interrogation of written documents from the past. However, culture is the center of life in Africa. As a result, in the past – and to a degree in the present – the process for documenting events in Africa was not written, it was performed. History Dances:…

    Hardback – 2018-12-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Conversations on Embodiment Across Higher Education

    Teaching, Practice and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Leigh

    "Embodiment" is a concept that crosses traditional disciplinary boundaries. However, it is a contested term, and the literature is fragmented, particularly within Higher Education. This has resulted in silos of work that are not easily able to draw on previous or related knowledge in order to…

    Hardback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Making Video Dance

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dance for the Screen (2nd ed), 2nd Edition

    By Katrina McPherson

    Making Video Dance: A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dance for the Screen is the first workbook to follow the entire process of video dance production: from having an idea, through to choreographing for the screen, filming and editing, and distribution. In doing so, it explores and analyses the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Baird, Rosemary Candelario

    The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance provides a comprehensive introduction to and analysis of the global art form butoh. Originating in Japan in the 1960s, butoh was a major innovation in twentieth century dance and performance, and it continues to shape-shift around the world. Taking…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Dance and Organization

    Integrating Dance Theory and Methods into the Study of Management, 1st Edition

    By Brigitte Biehl

    Dance and Organisation is the first comprehensive work to integrate dance theory and methods into the study of management, which have developed an interest in the arts and the humanities. Dance represents dynamics and change and puts the moving body at the centre, which has been ignored and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

  • Psychology for Dancers

    Theory and Practice to Fulfil Your Potential, 1st Edition

    By Cathy Schofield, Lucy Start

    Psychology for Dancers: Theory and Practice to Fulfil Your Potential examines how psychological theory can be related to dance practice. Aimed at the dancer who wants to maximize their potential but has no grounding in psychology, the book begins with an examination of basic psychological concepts,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge

  • Rudolf Laban

    1st Edition

    By Karen K. Bradley

    Rudolf Laban was one of the leading dance theorists of the twentieth century. His work on dance analysis and notation raised the status of dance as both an art form and a scholarly discipline. This is the first book to combine: an overview of Laban’s life, work and influences an exploration of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Performance Practitioners

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