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Forthcoming Books

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  1. Tales of the Flesh

    Modernsim and Performance Movement

    By Colin Counsell

    Interest in performance movement, and specifically 'physical theatre', has never been greater, within the classroom, academy and theatre. But there is a remarkable absence of texts that subject the moving body to a fully analytical gaze. Tales of the Flesh, by Colin Counsell,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Improvisation Studies Reader

    Spontaneous Acts

    Edited by Ajay Heble, Rebecca Caines

    Improvisation is a performance practice that animates and activates diverse energies of inspiration, critique, and invention. In recent years it has coalesced into an exciting and innovative new field of interdisciplinary scholarly inquiry, becoming a cornerstone of both practical and theoretical...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Essential Acting

    Stanislavski and Laban for Actors and Directors, 2nd Edition

    By Brigid Panet

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction

    2nd Edition

    By Simon Murray, John Keefe

    To Be Published July 31st 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 August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Dance Production

    Design and Technology

    By Jeromy Hopgood

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Focal Press

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