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You are currently browsing 11–20 of 27 new and published books in the subject of Feminist Theatre — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Dancing Women

    Female Bodies Onstage

    By Sally Banes

    Dancing Women: Female Bodies Onstage is a spectacular and timely contribution to dance history, recasting canonical dance since the early nineteenth century in terms of a feminist perspective. Setting the creation of specific dances in socio-political and cultural contexts, Sally Banes shows that...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Re-Dressing the Canon

    Essays on Theatre and Gender

    By Alisa Solomon

    Re-Dressing the Canon examines the relationship between gender and performance in a series of essays which combine the critique of specific live performances with an astute theoretical analysis. Alisa Solomon discusses both canonical texts and contemporary productions in a lively jargon-free style....

    Published October 30th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Augustine (Big Hysteria)

    By Anna Furse

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 5th 1997 by Routledge

  4. A Sourcebook on Feminist Theatre and Performance

    On and Beyond the Stage

    Edited by Carol Martin

    Series: Worlds of Performance

    This work is a unique collection of key articles on feminist theatre and performance form The Drama Review (TDR). Carol Martin juxtaposes theory and practice to provide an exceptionally comprehensive overview of the development of feminist theatre. This outstanding collection includes key texts by...

    Published November 7th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Women In Russian Theatre

    The Actress in the Silver Age

    By Catherine Schuler

    Series: Gender in Performance

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

    Published October 10th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Split Britches

    Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance

    Edited by Sue-Ellen Case

    The Split Britches theatre company have led the way in innovative and challenging lesbian performance for the last decade. Split Britches: Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance is a long awaited celebration of the theatre and writing of Lois Weaver, Peggy Shaw and Deborah Margolin, who make up this...

    Published June 27th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Modern Drama by Women 1880s-1930s

    Edited by Katherine E. Kelly

    Modern Drama by Women 1880s-1930s offers the first direct evidence that women playwrights helped create the movement known as Modern Drama. It contains twelve plays by women from the Americas, Europe and Asia, spanning a national and stylistic range from Swedish realism to Russian symbolism. Six of...

    Published June 13th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Women in Theatre 2£3

    By Julia Pascal

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

    Published March 1st 1996 by Routledge

  9. Feminist Theatres in the USA

    Staging Women's Experience

    By Charlotte Canning

    Series: Gender in Performance

    Feminist Theaters in the USA is a fresh, informative portrait of a key era in feminist and theater history It is vital reading for feminist students, theater historians and theater practitioners. Their continued movement forward will be challenged and enriched by this timely look back at the trials...

    Published December 7th 1995 by Routledge

  10. An Introduction to Feminism and Theatre

    By Elaine Aston

    At last an accessible and intelligent introduction to the energising and challenging relationship between feminism and theatre. In this clear and enlightening book, Aston discusses wide-ranging theoretical topics and provides case studies including: * Feminism and theatre history * `M/Othering the...

    Published December 15th 1994 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Beth Henley: A Casebook
    Edited by Julia A. Fesmire
    To Be Published April 29th 2015

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