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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Edward Bond: Letters 5

    By Edward Bond

    Edited by Ian Stuart

    Edward Bond Letters 5 contains over thirty letters and papers covering Bond's controversial views on violence and justice, plays, writers and directors, and a postscript that is Bond's discussion of the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales. As always the explosive content of these letters applies...

    Published August 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  5. A Director Prepares

    Seven Essays on Art and Theatre

    By Anne Bogart

    A Director Prepares is a thought-provoking examination of the challenges of making theatre. In it, Anne Bogart speaks candidly and with wisdom of the courage required to create 'art with great presence'. Each chapter tackles one of the seven major areas Bogart has identified as both potential...

    Published May 24th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Beyond Stanislavsky

    A Psycho-Physical Approach to Actor Training

    By Bella Merlin

    Beyond Stanislavsky takes the reader through a course in the new system, complete with exercises. Infused with the author's personal experience this is never a set of dry instructions, but a vital engagement with Stanislavsky's mature ideas on actor training....

    Published May 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  7. Commedia Dell'Arte

    A Handbook for Troupes

    By Oliver Crick, John Rudlin

    A companion to John Rudlin's best-selling Commedia dell'Arte: A Handbook for Actors, this book covers both the history and professional practice of commedia dell'arte companies from 1568 to the present day. Indispensable for both the beginner and the professional, it contains historical and...

    Published April 26th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Performance Analysis

    An Introductory Coursebook

    Edited by Colin Counsell, Laurie Wolf

    This revolutionary introductory performance studies coursebook brings together classic texts in critical theory and shows how these texts can be used in the analysis of performance. The editors put their texts to work in examining such key topics as: * decoding the sign * the politics of...

    Published March 15th 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Body in Performance

    Edited by Patrick Campbell

    Lively yet intriguing, The Body in Performance is a varied collection of essays about this much-discussed area. Posing the question "Why this current preoccupation with the performed body?" the collection of specially commissioned essays from both academics and practitioners - in some cases one and...

    Published March 7th 2001 by Routledge

  10. The Grotowski Sourcebook

    Edited by RICHARD SCHECHNER, Lisa Wolford Wylam

    Series: Worlds of Performance

    This acclaimed volume is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of Jerzy Grotowski's long and multi-faceted career. It is essential reading for anyone interested in Grotowski's life and work.Edited by the two leading experts on Grotowski, the sourcebook features:*essays from the key...

    Published January 25th 2001 by Routledge