Theatre & Performance Studies Products

  • Contextualizing Melodrama in the Czech Lands

    In Concert and on Stage, 1st Edition

    By Judith A. Mabary

    The mention of the term melodrama is likely to evoke a response from laymen and musicians alike that betrays an acquaintance only with the popular form of the genre and its greatly heightened drama, exaggerated often to the point of the ridiculous. Few are aware that there exists a type of…

    Hardback – 2020-08-31 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Interdisciplinary Studies in Opera

  • The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners

    Volume Two, 1st Edition

    Edited by Franc Chamberlain, Bernadette Sweeney

    The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners collects the outstanding biographical and production overviews of key theatre practitioners first featured in the popular Routledge Performance Practitioners series of guidebooks. Each of the chapters is written by an expert on a particular…

    Hardback – 2020-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners

    Volume One, 1st Edition

    Edited by Franc Chamberlain, Bernadette Sweeney

    The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners collects the outstanding biographical and production overviews of key theatre practitioners first featured in the popular Routledge Performance Practitioners series of guidebooks. Each of the chapters is written by an expert on a particular…

    Hardback – 2020-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners

    1st Edition

    Edited by Franc Chamberlain, Bernadette Sweeney

    The Routledge Companion to Performance Practitioners collects the outstanding biographical and production overviews of key theatre practitioners first featured in the popular Routledge Performance Practitioners series of guidebooks. Each of the chapters is written by an expert on a particular…

    Hardback – 2020-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Western Theatre in Global Contexts

    Directing and Teaching Culturally Inclusive Drama Around the World, 1st Edition

    By Yasmine Jahanmir, Jillian Campana

    Western Theatre in Global Contexts explores the junctures, tensions, and discoveries that occur when teaching Western theatrical practices or directing English-language plays in countries that do not share Western theatre histories or in which English is the non-dominant language. This edited…

    Paperback – 2020-08-06 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Performance Historiography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tracy C. Davis, Peter W. Marx

    The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Performance Historiography sets the agenda for inclusive and wide-ranging approaches to writing history, embracing the diverse perspectives of the twenty-first century and Critical Media History. Written by an international team of authors whose expertise…

    Hardback – 2020-08-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Sporting Performances

    Politics in Play, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shannon L. Walsh

    Sporting Performances is the first anthology to tackle sports and physical culture from a performance perspective; it serves as an invitation and provocation for scholarly discourse on the connections between sports and physical culture, and theatre and performance. Through a series of intriguing…

    Paperback – 2020-08-04 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Audience Engagement in the Contemporary Arts

    1st Edition

    By Stephanie E. Pitts, Sarah M. Price

    Drawing on unique multi-arts, multi-city scholarly research, Understanding Audiences for the Contemporary Arts makes a timely and urgent contribution to debates about the place of arts and culture in contemporary society.   The authors critically interrogate the challenges of access, diversity,…

    Hardback – 2020-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Routledge Revivals: David Mamet (1985)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Bigsby

    First published in 1985, C.W.E Bigsby examines the career and work of playwright David Mamet. Bigsby shows that Mamet is a fierce social critic, indicting an America corrupted at its core by myths of frontier individualism and competitive capitalism. Mamet has created plays whose bleak social…

    Paperback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Skateboarding and Femininity

    gender, space-making and expressive movement, 1st Edition

    By Dani Abulhawa

    Skateboarding and Femininity explores and highlights the value of femininity both within skateboarding and wider culture. This book examines skateboarding’s relationship to gender politics through a consideration of the personal politics connected to individual skateboarders, the social-spatial…

    Hardback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Situated Knowing

    Epistemic Perspectives on Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ewa Bal, Mateusz Chaberski

    Situated Knowing aims to critically examine performance studies’ ideological and socio-political underpinnings while also challenging the Anglo-centrism of the discipline. This book reworks the concept of ‘situated knowledges’ put forward over thirty years ago by American biologist and philosopher…

    Hardback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Reclaiming Greek Drama for Diverse Audiences

    An Anthology of Adaptations and Interviews, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melinda Powers

    Reclaiming Greek Drama for Diverse Audiences features the work of Native-American, African-American, Asian-American, Latinx, and LGBTQ theatre artists who engage with social justice issues in seven adaptations of Sophocles’ Antigone, Euripides’ Trojan Women, Hippolytus, Bacchae, Alcestis, and…

    Paperback – 2020-07-29 
    Routledge

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