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You are currently browsing 41–50 of 140 new and published books in the subject of Dance — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Dance Movement Therapy

    Theory, Research and Practice, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Helen Payne

    What can dance movement contribute to psychotherapy? This thoroughly updated edition of Dance Movement Therapy echoes the increased world-wide interest in dance movement therapy and makes a strong contribution to the emerging awareness of the nature of embodiment in psychotherapy. Recent research...

    Published May 24th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Hijikata Tatsumi and Ohno Kazuo

    By Sondra Fraleigh, Tamah Nakamura

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    This compact, well-illustrated and clearly written book unravels the contribution of two of modern theatre’s most charismatic innovators. Hijikata Tatsumi and Ohno Kazuo is the first book to combine: an account of the founding of Japanese butoh through the partnership of Hijikata and Ohno,...

    Published May 11th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Making Video Dance

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dance for the Screen

    By Katrina McPherson

    Since the advent of digital video technology, ’dance on camera’ has become an increasingly popular, and important genre of dance. This is the first ever ’how-to’ manual for choreographers, dancers and students who want to make dance films. Specifically written from a personal experience of a...

    Published May 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  4. Yes? No! Maybe…

    Seductive Ambiguity in Dance

    By Emilyn Claid

    Covering fifty years of British dance, from Margot Fonteyn to innovative contemporary practitioners such as Wendy Houstoun and Nigel Charnock, Yes? No! Maybe is an innovative approach to performing and watching dance. Emilyn Claid brings her life experience and interweaves it with academic theory...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Anarchic Dance

    Edited by Liz Aggiss, Billy Cowie

    Liz Aggiss and Billy Cowie, known collectively as Divas Dance Theatre, are renowned for their highly visual, interdisciplinary brand of dance performance that incorporates elements of theatre, film, opera, poetry and vaudevillian humour. Anarchic Dance, consisting of a book and...

    Published January 30th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Dance

    Laban's Legacy of Movement Analysis

    By Eden Davies

    Beyond Dance: Laban's Legacy of Movement Analysis offers students of dance and movement a brief introduction to the life and work of Rudolf Laban, and how this work has been extended into the fields of movement therapy, communications, early childhood development, and other fields. While many dance...

    Published January 12th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Exhausting Dance

    Performance and the Politics of Movement

    By Andre Lepecki

    The only scholarly book in English dedicated to recent European contemporary dance, Exhausting Dance: Performance and the Politics of Movement examines the work of key contemporary choreographers who have transformed the dance scene since the early 1990s in Europe and the US. Through their vivid...

    Published December 11th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Teaching Dance Studies

    Edited by Judith Chazin-Bennahum

    Teaching Dance Studies is a practical guide, written by college professors and dancers/choreographers active in the field, introducing key issues in dance pedagogy. Many young people graduating from universities with degrees – either PhDs or MFAs – desire to teach dance, either in college settings...

    Published July 21st 2005 by Routledge

  9. Labanotation

    The System of Analyzing and Recording Movement, 4th Edition

    By Ann Hutchinson Guest

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  10. Finding Balance

    Fitness, Training, and Health for a Lifetime in Dance, 2nd Edition

    By Gigi Berardi

    Finding Balance: Fitness, Health, and Training for a Lifetime in Dance gives an overview of issues faced by all performing dancers: injury and treatment; technique and training; fitness; nutrition and diet; and career management. The text includes both easy-to-read overviews of each topic and...

    Published December 5th 2004 by Routledge