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  1. Performance Theory

    By Richard Schechner

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Few have had quite as much impact in both the academy and in the world of theatre production as Richard Schechner. For more than four decades his work has challenged conventional definitions of theatre, ritual and performance. When this seminal collection first appeared, Schechner's approach was...

    Published August 21st 2003 by Routledge

  2. Gorilla Theater

    A Practical Guide to Performing the New Outdoor Theater Anytime, Anywhere

    By Christopher Carter Sanderson

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 18th 2003 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. The Routledge Reader in Politics and Performance

    Edited by Jane de Gay, Lizbeth Goodman

    The Routledge Reader in Politics and Performance brings together for the first time a comprehensive collection of extracts from key writings on politics, ideology, and performance. Taking an interdisciplinary approach to the subject, and including new writings from leading scholars, the book...

    Published March 9th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Corpus Delecti

    Performance Art of the Americas

    Edited by Coco Fusco

    The most comprehensive volume on performance art from the Americas to have appeared in English, Corpus Delecti is a unique collection of historical and critical studies of contemporary Latin performance. Drawing on live art from the 1960s to the present day, these fascinating essays explore the...

    Published November 18th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Performance & Consciousness

    By Dinkgrafe

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 24th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Theatre of Animation

    By Marion Baraitser

    Published in 1999, 'Theatre of Animation' is a valuable addition to the field of performance....

    Published August 19th 1999 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Performance Studies Reader, 3rd Edition
    Edited by Henry Bial, Sara Brady
    To Be Published August 27th 2015
  2. Provocation in Popular Culture
    By Bim Mason
    To Be Published August 28th 2015
  3. Acting Comedy
    Edited by Christopher Olsen
    To Be Published September 17th 2015
  4. African Accents: A workbook for actors
    By Beth McGuire
    To Be Published September 30th 2015
  5. Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction, 2nd Edition
    By Simon Murray, John Keefe
    To Be Published October 30th 2015

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