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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Queens of Comedy

    Lucille Ball, Phyllis Diller, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, and the New Generation of Funny Women

    By Susan Horowitz

    Through candid personal interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, and other visionary performers, Queens of Comedy explores how comediennes have redefined the roles of women in not only the entertainment business, but society as a whole. Detailing both their public and private lives - as well as...

    Published June 13th 1997 by Routledge

  4. West End Women

    Women and the London Stage 1918 - 1962

    By Maggie Gale

    Series: Gender in Performance

    Maggie Gale's West End Women uncovers groundbreaking material about women playwrights and the staging of their performances between the years 1918 and 1962. It documents a dynamic era of social and theatrical history, analysing the transformations that occurred in the theatre and the lives of...

    Published November 21st 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. Moving Words

    Re-Writing Dance

    Edited by Gay Morris

    Moving Words provides a direct line into the most pressing issues in contemporary dance scholarship, as well as insights into ways in which dance contributes to and creates culture. Instead of representing a single viewpoint, the essays in this volume reflect a range of perspectives and represent...

    Published May 30th 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. The Male Dancer

    Bodies, Spectacle and Sexuality

    By Ramsay Burt

    In this challenging and lively book, Ramsay Burt examines the representation of masculinity in twentieth century dance. Taking issue with formalist and modernist accounts of dance, which dismiss gender and sexuality as irrelevant, he argues that prejudices against male dancers are rooted in our...

    Published May 4th 1995 by Routledge