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Forthcoming Dance Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Moving Sites

    Investigating Site-Specific Dance Performance

    Edited by Victoria Hunter

    Moving Sites explores site-specific dance practice through a combination of analytical essays and practitioner accounts of their working processes. In offering this joint effort of theory and practice, it aims to provide dance academics, students and practitioners with a series of discussions that...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Dance Education around the World

    Perspectives on dance, young people and change

    Edited by Charlotte Svendler Nielsen, Stephanie Burridge

    Dance has the power to change the lives of young people. It is a force in shaping identity, affirming culture and exploring heritage in an increasingly borderless world. Creative and empowering pedagogies are driving curriculum development worldwide where the movement of peoples and cultures...

    To Be Published April 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Essential Acting

    A Practical Handbook for Actors, Teachers and Directors, 2nd Edition

    By Brigid Panet

    How do actors fuse thought, emotion and action within their creative process? Essential Acting is an inspired and reliable toolbox for actors and teachers in the classroom, the rehearsal room and the workshop. RADA’s Brigid Panet has distilled nearly 60 years of acting, directing and actor...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Deborah Hay's Turn Your F^*king Head

    By Deborah Hay, Becky Edmunds

    In August 2012, twenty dance artists from eleven countries spent ten days at the Findhorn Community Foundation, Scotland, to learn and be coached in the performance of a solo they had each commissioned from renowned choreographer Deborah Hay. Hay’s innovative Solo Performance Commissioning Project...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sexuality, Gender and Identity

    Critical Issues in Dance Education

    Edited by Doug Risner, Julie Kerr-Berry

    Sexuality is a difficult topic for all educators. Dance teachers and educators are not immune to these educational challenges, especially given the large number of children, adolescents, and young adults who pursue dance study and performance. Most troubling is the lack of serious discourse in...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Murray, John Keefe

    This new edition of Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction continues to provide an unparalleled overview of non-text-based theatre, from experimental dance to traditional mime. It synthesizes the history, theory and practice of physical theatres for students and performers in what is both a...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Dance Production

    Design and Technology

    By Jeromy Hopgood

    Dance Production: Design and Technology introduces you to the skills you need to plan, design, and execute the technical aspects of a dance production. While it may not seem that staging a dance production is that different from a play or musical, in reality a dance performance offers up unique...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Focal Press

  8. Using the Sky

    a dance

    By Deborah Hay

    Deborah Hay choreographs ensemble work for dancers who are interested in insight, irreverence, and revelation. Her aim is to choreograph a spoken language and inspire a shift in dance, away from the illustrative body, to a non-representational body. In this, her fourth book, Hay...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Gender and Dance in Iran

    Body National in Motion

    By Ida Meftahi

    Series: Iranian Studies

    This transdisciplinary historiographical account elucidates the ways in which dancing bodies have provided evidence for competing representations of modernity, urbanity, and Islam throughout the twentieth century. Linking the sociopolitical discourses on performance with the staged public dancer,...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge