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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. In the Company of Actors

    Reflections on the Craft of Acting

    By Carole Zucker

    In the Company of Actors is a wonderful ensemble of entertaining and illuminating discussions with sixteen of the most celebrated and prestigious actors in contemporary theatre, film and television. The impressive list of actors includes: Eileen Atkins, Alan Bates, Simon Callow, Judi Dench, Brenda...

    Published January 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Thinking Through the Arts

    By Wendy Schiller

    Thinking Through the Arts draws together a number of different approaches to teaching young children that combine the experience of thinking with the act of expression through art. Developed as an inclusive, broad-ranging and user-friendly text, Thinking Through the Arts presents the unique insight...

    Published December 21st 2000 by Routledge

  6. Theatrical Costume, Masks, Make-Up and Wigs

    A Bibliography and Iconography

    By Sidney Jackson Jowers

    This is the first bibliography in its field, based on first-hand collations of the actual articles. International in scope, it includes publications found in public theatre libraries and archives of Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Budapest, Florence, London, Milan, New York and Paris amongst...

    Published October 12th 2000 by Routledge

  7. 39 Microlectures

    In Proximity of Performance

    By Matthew Goulish

    'A series of accidents has brought you this book. You may think of it not as a book, but as a library, an elevator, an amateur performance in a nearby theatre. Open it to the table of contents. Turn to the page that sounds the most interesting to you. Read a sentence or two. Repeat the process....

    Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Site-Specific Art

    Performance, Place and Documentation

    By Nick Kaye

    Site-Specific Art charts the development of an experimental art form in an experimental way. Nick Kaye traces the fascinating historical antecedents of today's installation and performance art, while also assembling a unique documentation of contemporary practice around the world. The book is...

    Published June 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  9. The Changing Room

    Sex, Drag and Theatre

    By Laurence Senelick

    Series: Gender in Performance

    The answers to these questions - and much, much more - are to be found in The Changing Room , which traces the origins and variations of theatrical cross-dressing through the ages and across cultures. It examines: * tribal rituals and shamanic practices in the Balkans and Chinese-Tibet * the...

    Published May 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  10. Dangerous Border Crossers

    By Guillermo Gómez-Peña

    This anthology of Gómez-Peña's performance chronicles, diary entries, poems, essays, and texts, sheds an extraordinary light on the life and work of this migrant provocateur....

    Published April 27th 2000 by Routledge