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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 33 new and published books in the subject of Community Theatre — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Augusto Boal

    By Frances Babbage

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    The work of Augusto Boal has had a tremendous impact on contemporary theatre. This volume looks at the scope of Boal's career - from his early work as a playwright and director in Sao Paulo in the 1950s, to the development of his groundbreaking manifesto in the 1970s for a 'Theatre of the Oppressed...

    Published October 7th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Gorilla Theater

    A Practical Guide to Performing the New Outdoor Theater Anytime, Anywhere

    By Christopher Carter Sanderson

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 18th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Games for Actors and Non-Actors

    2nd Edition

    By Augusto Boal

    Games for Actors and Non-Actors is the classic and best selling book by the founder of Theatre of the Oppressed, Augusto Boal. It sets out the principles and practice of Boal's revolutionary Method, showing how theatre can be used to transform and liberate everyone – actors and non-actors...

    Published August 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  4. Hamlet and the Baker's Son

    My Life in Theatre and Politics

    By Augusto Boal

    Hamlet and the Baker's Son is the autobiography of Augusto Boal, inventor of the internationally renowned Forum Theatre system, and 'Theatre of the Oppressed' and author of Games for Actors and Non-Actors and Legislative Theatre. Continuing to travel the world giving workshops and inspiration to...

    Published February 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Community Theatre

    Global Perspectives

    By Eugene van Erven

    Community theatre is an important device for communities to collectively share stories, to participate in political dialogue, and to break down the increasing exclusion of marginalised groups of citizens. It is practised all over the world by growing numbers of people. Published at the same time...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Radical in Performance

    Between Brecht and Baudrillard

    By Baz Kershaw

    The Radical in Performance investigates the crisis in contemporary theatre, and celebrates the subversive in performance. It is the first full-length study to explore the link between a western theatre which, says Kershaw, is largely outdated and the blossoming of postmodern performance, much of...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Legislative Theatre

    Using Performance to Make Politics

    By Augusto Boal

    Augusto Boal's reputation is now moving beyond the realms of theatre and drama therapy, bringing him to the attention of a wider public. Legislative Theatre is the latest and most remarkable stage in his work. 'Legislative Theatre' is an attempt to use Boal's method of 'Forum Theatre' within a...

    Published October 1st 1998 by Routledge

  8. Radical Street Performance

    An International Anthology

    Edited by Jan Cohen-Cruz

    Radical Street Performance is the first volume to collect together the fascinating array of writings by activists, directors, performers, critics, scholars and journalists who have documented street theatre around the world. More than thirty essays explore the myriad forms this most public of...

    Published May 28th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Polish Romantic Drama

    Three Plays in English Translation

    Edited by Harold B. Segel

    This is the first volume in English to be devoted entirely to Polish Romantic drama. It contains translations of three major plays: Forefathers; Eve, Part III, by Adam Mickiewics; The Un-Divine Comedy by Zygmunt Krasinski; and Fantazy by Juliusz Slowacki. In his highly informative introduction,...

    Published October 29th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Working Without Boal

    Digressions and Developments in the Theatre of the Oppressed

    Edited by Frances Babbage

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1996 by Routledge


Forthcoming Books

  1. Theatre of Exile
    By Horacio CzertokEdited by Martin Holbraad
    To Be Published August 10th 2015
  2. Tactical Performance
    By Larry Bogad
    To Be Published November 15th 2015

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