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  1. Community Performance: An Introduction

    By Petra Kuppers

    Community Performance: An Introduction is a comprehensive and accessible practice-based primer for students and practitioners of community arts, dance and theatre. It is both a classroom-friendly textbook and a handbook for the practitioner, perfectly answering the needs of a field where...

    Published February 14th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Theatre and Postcolonial Desires

    By Awam Amkpa

    This book explores the themes of colonial encounters and postcolonial contests over identity, power and culture through the prism of theatre. The author examines the work of prominent Nigerian and British playwrights who came of age after the passing of the British Empire....

    Published January 8th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Theatres in Europe

    A Critical Companion

    Edited by Joe Kelleher, Nicholas Ridout

    Through specific examples, case studies and essays by specialist writers, academics, and a new generation of theatre researchers, this collection of specially commissioned essays looks at current theatre practices across Europe. From Théatre du Soleil to Socìetas Raffaello Sanzio, the authors...

    Published June 7th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Diasporas and Interculturalism in Asian Performing Arts

    Translating Traditions

    Edited by Hae-kyung Um

    In an age of globalization, performance is increasingly drawn from intercultural creativity and located in multicultural settings. This volume is the first to focus on the performing arts of Asian diasporas in the context of modernity and multiculturalism. The essays locate the contemporary...

    Published April 6th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Theatre Histories

    An Introduction

    By Bruce McConachie, Gary Jay Williams, Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei, Phillip Zarrilli

    'A work that more than any other currently available suggests the range and richness of theatre and performance history study today.' – Marvin Carlson, City University of New York, USA 'This book will significantly change theatre education.' – Janelle Reinelt, University of California,...

    Published March 28th 2006 by Routledge

  6. A Dictionary of Theatre Anthropology

    The Secret Art of the Performer, 2nd Edition

    By Eugenio Barba, Nicola Savarese

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 2005 by Routledge

  7. Ethno-Techno

    Writings on Performance, Activism and Pedagogy

    By Guillermo Gómez-Peña

    Guillermo Gómez-Peña has spent many years developing his unique style of performance-activism; his theatricalizations of postcolonial theory. In Ethno-Techno: Writings on Performance, Activism and Pedagogy, he pushes the boundaries still further, exploring what's left for artists to do in a post-9/...

    Published June 30th 2005 by Routledge

  8. 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...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  9. Eugenio Barba

    By Jane Turner

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    This useful guidebook not only provides practical exercises for both students and teachers, but also offers an historical perspective on European and world theatre and charts exciting developments in theatre research Eugenio Barba is the first book to combine: *an overview of Barba's work and that...

    Published October 28th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Hidden Territories

    The Theatre of Gardzienice

    By Cd-Rom Produced By Arts Archives, with Alison Hodge, Wlodzimierz Staniewski

    Wlodzimierz Staniewski's group Gardzienice Theatre has established an unparalleled reputation for a sensual and complex performance aesthetic. The work is inspired by the expressive traditions of indigenous culture and the musicality of the natural environment. This is the first full-length...

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge