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  1. The Routledge Introduction to Theatre and Performance Studies

    The Routledge Introduction to Theatre and Performance Studies

    By Erika Fischer-Lichte

    Edited by Minou Arjomand and Ramona Mosse

    Is everything theater? Erika Fischer-Lichte's new introductory title explores the central concepts of theater and performance offering a broad guide to the study.

  2. Zygmunt Molik's Voice and

    Key Titles on European Theatre

    We have an exciting range of titles to suit your needs, including English editions of books in association with Icarus Publishing. Take a look!

  3. 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!

  4. Robert Cohen

    Featured Author - Robert Cohen


    Read our interview with author Robert Cohen, in which he reveals some interesting facts and background to his groundbreaking work in acting theory.

    Learn more about his latest book Acting Power: The 21st Century Edition.

  5. Read our 5 Question Interview with Suzy Catliff, co-author of The Casting Handbook

    Suzy has had a long and distinguished career, working as as a casting assistant on films 'Sense and Sensibility', 'The English Patient' and 'Wilde'. As well as numerous other films, television series and dramas she was casting director for 'Casualty' for three years. She works in universities, drama schools and film schools and is currently UK casting consultant for Shaftesbury Films. Read on for invaluable hints and tips on the casting process.

  6. Directing in Musical Theatre

    Directing in Musical Theatre by Joe Deer


    What is a director’s job in a musical? And how do they begin to prepare for such a collaborative process?

    Want to know the key to creating a successful musical production? Then read on…

  7. Routledge Performance Archive Awarded Outstanding Academic Title Award by Choice Magazine

    The Routledge Performance Archive is the future of theater and performance studies. A unique collection of contemporary and past practitioners, the Archive gives users access to videos - including workshops, performances and lectures - and audio interviews from the leading lights in theater and performance. The Routledge Performance Archive has been selected as a 2013 Outstanding Academic Title by Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.

  8. Theatre for Women’s Participation in Sustainable Development

    This interdisciplinary book has the opportunity to be the first to bring together the theory, scholarship and practice of theater for women’s participation in sustainable development in an international context. This work will be of great interest to scholars and practitioners in a wide variety of fields who are looking for creative solutions for utilizing the contributions of women for solving our global goals to live in a sustainable way on this one planet in a just and equitable manner.

  9. Dance Medicine in Practice

    Endorsed by William Forsythe - Dance Medicine in Practice: Anatomy, Injury Prevention, Training

    Learn to understand the dancer’s body and dynamic alignment.

    The perfect textbook for students studying dance anatomy, kinesiology or dance health.

  10. A Practical Guide to Stage Lighting, 3e

    “Behind the creation of a lighting design” – A Practical Guide to Stage Lighting


    Light up your classroom or workshop with the new edition of
    A Practical Guide to Stage Lighting
    by Steven Shelley.

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