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Forthcoming World Theatre Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Theatre of the Oppressed in Actions

    An Audio-Visual Introduction to Boal’s Forum Theatre

    Edited by JULIAN BOAL, Kelly Howe, McElvany Scot

    This exciting collection of archival film footage—some of it never before shared publicly—will be useful for Theatre of the Oppressed students, practitioners, and scholars of any level of familiarity or experience. Resources include: detailed footage of Augusto Boal and Julian Boal facilitating...

    To Be Published January 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Anton Chekhov at the Moscow Art Theatre

    Illustrations of the Original Productions

    Edited by and translated by Vera Gottlieb

    The Moscow Art Theatre is still recognized as having more impact on modern theatre than any company in the world. This lavishly illustrated and beautifully produced facsimile edition of a Russian journal from 1914 documents, photographically, the premieres of all of Anton Chekhov's plays produced...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre

    Volume 3: Africa

    Edited by Ousmane Diakhate, Hansel Ndumbe Eyoh, Don Rubin

    Volume Three in this series carries on from the highly acclaimed volumes on Europe and on the Americas. Focusing on non-Arabic Africa, and with contributions from leading experts from the countries featured, the third volume of the World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre series examines...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Nineteen Cent Theat Spain:Bib

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Representing China on the Historical London Stage

    From Orientalism to Intercultural Performance

    By Dongshin Chang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    This book provides a critical study of how China was represented on the historical London stage in selected examples from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth century—which corresponds with the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), China’s last monarchy. The examples show that during this...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Global Insights on Theatre Censorship

    Edited by Catherine O'Leary, Diego Santos Sánchez, Michael Thompson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Theatre has always been subject to a wide range of social, political, moral, and doctrinal controls, with authorities and social groups imposing constraints on scripts, venues, staging, acting, and reception. Focusing on a range of countries and political regimes, this book examines the many forms...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. An Outline History of the Japanese Drama (Routledge Revivals)

    By Frank Alanson Lombard

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Students of international drama are turning more and more to the study of Japanese drama, desirous to know to what extent its development duplicates or differs from the evolution of drama in other countries. Stimulated by the colour, originality, power, and poetry, they are interested to know more....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre

    Edited by Siyuan Liu

    The Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre is an advanced level reference guide which surveys the rich and diverse traditions of classical and contemporary performing arts in Asia. An international team of contributors provide authoritative overviews of dance, musicals, gender, puppetry, make up and...

    To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Food and Theatre on the World Stage

    Edited by Dorothy Chansky, Ann Folino White

    Series: Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

    Putting food and theatre into direct conversation, this volume focuses on how food and theatre have operated for centuries as partners in the performative, symbolic, and literary making of meaning. Through case studies, literary analyses, and performance critiques, contributors examine theatrical...

    To Be Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Moon Rises from the Ganges

    The Influence of Asian Acting Techniques on My Work

    By Eugenio Barba

    Edited by Lluis Masgrau

    Series: Routledge Icarus

    A collection of texts by Eugenio Barba reconstructing the history of his relationships with the Asian classical theatres. Interweaving stories of journeys, meetings, anecdotes, reflections and technical descriptions, the author exposes the phases and changes in a passion that covers the fifty years...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge