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  1. The Performance Arts in Africa

    A Reader

    By Frances Harding

    The Performance Arts in Africa is the first anthology of key writings on African performance from many parts of the continent. As well as play texts, off the cuff comedy routines and masquerades, this exciting collection encompasses community-based drama, tourist presentations, television soap...

    Published July 11th 2002 by Routledge

  2. The Show Makers

    Great Directors of the American Musical Theatre

    By Lawrence Thelen

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 7th 2002 by Routledge

  3. On Humour

    By Simon Critchley

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Does humour make us human, or do the cats and dogs laugh along with us? On Humour is a fascinating, beautifully written and funny book on what humour can tell us about being human. Simon Critchley skilfully probes some of the most perennial but least understood aspects of humour, such as our...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Routledge

  4. To the Actor

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Chekhov

    Edited by Mala Powers

    How does an actor learn to: * Call up emotion? * Develop a character? * Strengthen awareness? These are essential techniques for every actor, and Michael Chekhov's classic work To the Actor explains, clearly and concisely, how to develop them. Chekhov's simple and practical method - successfully...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  5. Jacques Lecoq and the British Theatre

    Edited by Franc Chamberlain, Ralph Yarrow

    Jacques Lecoq and the British Theatre brings together the first collection of essays in English to focus on Lecoq's school of mime and physical theatre. For four decades, at his school in Paris, Jacques Lecoq trained performers from all over the world and effected a quiet evolution in the theatre....

    Published November 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  6. Performer Training

    Developments Across Cultures

    Edited by Ian Watson

    Performer Training is an examination of how actors are trained in different cultures. Beginning with studies of mainstream training in countries such as Poland, Australia, Germany, and the United States, subsequent studies survey: · Some of Asia's traditional training methods and recent experiments...

    Published November 15th 2001 by Routledge

  7. What is Scenography?

    By Pamela Howard

    Pamela Howard's What is Scenography? has become a classic text in contemporary theatre design and performance practice. In this second edition, the author expands on her holistic analysis of scenography as comprising space, text, research, art, performers, directors and spectators, to examine the...

    Published November 1st 2001 by Routledge

  8. Re: Direction

    A Theoretical and Practical Guide

    Edited by Gabrielle Cody, Rebecca Schneider

    Series: Worlds of Performance

    Re: Direction is an extraordinary resource for practitioners and students on directing. It provides a collection of ground-breaking interviews, primary sources and essays on 20th century directing theories and practices around the world. Helpfully organized into four key areas of the subject, the...

    Published October 25th 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Bodies That Were Not Ours

    And Other Writings

    By Coco Fusco

    Interdisciplinary artist and writer Coco Fusco is one of North America's leading interpreters of intercultural theory and practice. This volume gathers together her finest writings since 1995 and includes critical essays by Jean Fisher and Caroline Vercoe that interpret her work.Engaging and...

    Published October 18th 2001 by Routledge

  10. New Playwriting Strategies

    A Language-Based Approach to Playwriting

    By Paul C. Castagno

    New Playwriting Strategies offers a fresh and dynamic approach to playwriting that will be welcomed by teachers and aspiring playwrights alike....

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge