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  1. Performance

    Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Edited by Philip Auslander

    Series: Critical Concepts in Literary and Cultural Studies

    Over the past twenty years, 'performance' has emerged as a central analytical and critical concept. Now the focus of a burgeoning academic discipline, performance studies, it is also crucial to many other fields, including anthropology, sociology, communications, art history, cultural studies,...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Popular Theatre

    A Sourcebook

    Edited by Joel Schechter

    Series: Worlds of Performance

    Bertolt Brecht turned to cabaret; Ariane Mnouchkine went to the circus; Joan Littlewood wanted to open a palace of fun. These were a few of the directors who turned to popular theatre forms in the last century, and this sourcebook accounts for their attraction.Popular theatre forms introduced in...

    Published November 27th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre

    Edited by Daniel Meyer-Dinkgräfe

    Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre is a lively and accessible biographical guide to the key figures in contemporary drama. All who enjoy the theatre will find their pleasure enhanced and their knowledge extended by this fascinating work of reference. Its distinctive blend of information,...

    Published October 30th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Acting (Re)Considered

    A Theoretical and Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Phillip B. Zarrilli

    Acting (Re)Considered is an exceptionally wide-ranging collection of theories on acting, ideas about body and training, and statements about the actor in performance. This second edition includes five new essays and has been fully revised and updated, with discussions by or about major figures who...

    Published October 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  5. Games for Actors and Non-Actors

    2nd Edition

    By Augusto Boal

    Games for Actors and Non-Actors is the classic and best selling book by the founder of Theatre of the Oppressed, Augusto Boal. It sets out the principles and practice of Boal's revolutionary Method, showing how theatre can be used to transform and liberate everyone – actors and non-actors...

    Published August 21st 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Theater of Tony Kushner

    By James Fisher

    Series: Studies in Modern Drama

    The Theater of Tony Kushner is a comprehensive portrait of the life and work of one of America's most important contemporary playwrights....

    Published July 25th 2002 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 2002 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2002 by Routledge

  10. 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 1st 2002 by Routledge