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Articles, News, Promotions and Updates from Routledge and the Taylor & Francis Group.

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  1. Visit Focal Press at USITT March 18-21, 2015

    If you're attending USITT 2015, be sure to visit Focal Press at booth # 1405 where all books will be 20% off, and we will be offering complimentary copies of all textbooks.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

  2. Rediscover T&F eBooks with five free-to-view Theatre & Performance titles

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 onwards will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. Rediscover how tandfebooks.com can help you.

    To celebrate, we have made five titles in Theatre & Performance free to view on Taylor & Francis eBooks until the end of April - why not take a look?

  3. Celebrate The 2015 Oscars with Routledge

    At Routledge, it's all about the surprises. (We'll leave the snubs to the Academy.) Let's take a deeper look into the scholarship behind the industry that we just can't seem to live without.

  4. Exploring Black History Month

    February represents Black History Month - an annual observance in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom where we come together to remember, learn, and discuss the important people and events in the history of the African Diaspora.

  5. New Routledge/Icarus Series - ‘Theatre as a Laboratory’

    Routledge are pleased to announce these English editions of Icarus Publishing Enterprise’s pioneering books, as part of our exciting new ‘Theatre as a Laboratory’ series.

    Find out more here!

  6. Featured Author - Experience Bryon

    Read our interview with author Experience Bryon in which she shares the moments that most shaped her career and the basis for her book, Integrative Performance.

  7. Book Launch - The Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy

    Come join us on January 21st in New York City to celebrate the launch of The Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy edited by Magda Romanska!

    Click here for more details!

  8. CHOICE Reviewed Titles from Routledge Theatre & Performance

    The Routledge Theatre & Performance list has developed a reputation for world-renowned scholarship and groundbreaking content. This is the opinion shared by many of the reviewers who look over our new texts on behalf of CHOICE Reviews, part of the American Library Association and the premier source for academic feedback. Please read on for the latest views from the academic community.

    Stanislavsky: A Life in Letters, edited by Laurence Senelick is Highly Recommended!

    "A celebrated scholar of Russian drama, Senelick (Tufts Univ.) has produced a fascinating collection that serves as an in-depth study of Stanislavsky…Actors, directors, and teachers will particularly appreciate the fact that Senelick translates some of Stanislavsky's popular training concepts in ways that differ slightly from those commonly known in theater circles--thus yielding some useful nuances... Summing Up: Highly recommended." - CHOICE, July 2014  

  9. Featured Author - Ellen E. Jones

    Read our interview with author Ellen E. Jones in which she sheds light on her twenty-plus years experience in the industry as a lighting designer, scenic designer, and scenic artist.

    Ellen reveals how she began incorporating sustainable practices in her own work, as well as tips that every threatre production can employ to make for a greener theater.  

    Read the entire interview...

  10. The Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy

    Dramaturgy, in its many forms, is a fundamental and indispensable element of contemporary theater. In its earliest definition, the word itself means a comprehensive theory of "play making."  

    The Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy  focuses on contemporary dramaturgical practice, bringing together contributions not only from academics but also from prominent working dramaturgs. The inclusion of both means a strong level of engagement with current issues in dramaturgy, from the impact of social media to the ongoing centrality of interdisciplinary and intermedial processes.

    Read more...

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