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Sexuality, Gender and Identity: Critical Issues in Dance Education

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Sexuality, Gender and Identity: Critical Issues in Dance Education

Doug Risner (Wayne State University, USA), Julie Kerr-Berry (Minnesota State University-Mankato, USA)

Dance; Moral & social purpose of education; Teaching of a specific subject

Hardback

Sexuality is a difficult topic for all educators. Dance teachers and educators are not immune to these educational challenges,... [more]

$242.00

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Dance Education around the World: Perspectives on dance, young people and change

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Dance Education around the World: Perspectives on dance, young people and...

Charlotte Svendler Nielsen (Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen), Stephanie Burridge (Singapore Management University, Singapore)

Dance; Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Physical education (including dance)

Paperback

Dance has the power to change the lives of young people. It is a force in shaping identity, affirming culture and exploring... [more]

$83.99

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Bulls Before Breakfast

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Bulls Before Breakfast

Peter Milligan

Animal spectacles; Memoirs; Cultural studies; Travel writing

Hardback

A wild and insightful guide to the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona, Spain, by a man who has done it more than 70 times.... [more]

$42.99

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Eurythmy: A Short Introduction to the Art of Movement

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Eurythmy: A Short Introduction to the Art of Movement

Thomas Poplawski

Dance; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama)

Paperback

A concise but informative guide to the three main strands of eurythmy: performance, education and therapy. [more]

$19.99

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The Improvisation Studies Reader: Spontaneous Acts

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The Improvisation Studies Reader: Spontaneous Acts

Ajay Heble (University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada), Rebecca Caines (University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada)

Performance art; Acting techniques; Dance; Jazz

Paperback

Improvisation is a performance practice that animates and activates diverse energies of inspiration, critique, and invention.... [more]

$88.99

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The Wiggles: Cinderemma!: 25th Anniversary Audiobook

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The Wiggles: Cinderemma!: 25th Anniversary Audiobook

Dance & Performing arts

CD-Extra

After the incredible success of CinderEmma! at The Wiggles BIG Show tour across Australia at the end of 2015, comes the audiobook... [more]

$19.95

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Creative Dance for All Ages

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Creative Dance for All Ages

Anne Green Gilbert

Dance; Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Physical education (including dance)

Paperback

Provides a dance curriculum to teachers and students preparing to teach creative dance. This book demystifies expectations... [more]

$85.00

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Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

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Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance...

Steve Dixon (Brunel University)

Installation art; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

The historical roots, key practitioners, and artistic, theoretical, and technological trends in the incorporation of new media... [more]

$88.00

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Dance Education around the World: Perspectives on dance, young people and change

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Dance Education around the World: Perspectives on dance, young people and...

Charlotte Svendler Nielsen (Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences, University of Copenhagen), Stephanie Burridge (Singapore Management University, Singapore)

Dance; Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Physical education (including dance)

Hardback

Dance has the power to change the lives of young people. It is a force in shaping identity, affirming culture and exploring... [more]

$263.00

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Game of Thrones: In Memoriam

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Game of Thrones: In Memoriam

Robb Pearlman

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

Game of Thrones: In Memoriam is a tribute to some of the most memorable characters that have died during the course of the... [more]

$20.99

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Ceremonial Entries in Early Modern Europe: The Iconography of Power

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Ceremonial Entries in Early Modern Europe: The Iconography of Power

Professor J. R. Mulryne, Maria Ines Aliverti, Anna-Maria Testaverde

Pageants, parades, festivals; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

Hardback

Features essays that concentrate on festival iconography, the visual and written languages, including ephemeral and permanent... [more]

$252.00

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Dancer Wellness

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Dancer Wellness

Mary Virginia Wilmerding, Donna Krasnow, IADMS

Dance

Mixed media product

Dancer Wellness, created by the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science, offers guidance on the foundations,... [more]

$113.00

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The Secret History Of Twin Peaks

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The Secret History Of Twin Peaks

Mark Frost

Dance & Performing arts

Audio

From the co-creator of the landmark television series Twin Peaks comes a novel that deepens the mysteries of that iconic town... [more]

$49.95

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City of the Dead and Ballade Nocturne

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City of the Dead and Ballade Nocturne

Gao Xingjian

Dance; Opera; Poetry; Plays & playscripts

Hardback

City of the Dead and Ballade Nocturne are two plays by Gao Xingjian, the Nobel laureate, which create new modes of theatrical... [more]

$43.99

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The Choreographic

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The Choreographic

Jenn Joy

Choreography

Paperback

An investigation of dance and choreography that views them not only as artistic strategies but also as intrinsically theoretical... [more]

$49.99

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Like a Bomb Going Off: Leonid Yakobson and Ballet as Resistance in Soviet Russia

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Like a Bomb Going Off: Leonid Yakobson and Ballet as Resistance in Soviet...

Janice Ross

Choreography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The powerfully moving story of the Russian Jewish choreographer who used dance to challenge despotism [more]

$69.99

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The Triumph of Pleasure: Louis XIV and the Politics of Spectacle

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The Triumph of Pleasure: Louis XIV and the Politics of Spectacle

Georgia J. Cowart

Ballet; Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Opera

Paperback

Prominent components of Louis XIV's propaganda, the arts of spectacle also became sources of a potent resistance to the monarchy... [more]

$88.00

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The Well-Dressed Puppet: A Guide to Creating Puppet Costumes

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The Well-Dressed Puppet: A Guide to Creating Puppet Costumes

Cheralyn Lambeth

Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre

Paperback

Costumes are an integral part of any performance, adding believability, conveying setting, or establishing the tone, a fact... [more]

$56.99

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Big Dramas 2e

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Big Dramas 2e

Sue Murray

Other performing arts

Paperback

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$43.95

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Dance and Fashion

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Dance and Fashion

Mary Davis, Colleen Hill, Melissa Marra, Emma McClendon

History of fashion; Theatre Studies; Dance

Hardback

The first book to explore the synergy between dance and fashion, featuring a wide range of dance-fashion collaborations and... [more]

$69.99

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Bodies of Thought: Twelve Australian choreographers

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Bodies of Thought: Twelve Australian choreographers

Erin Brannigan, Virginia Baxter

Theatre Studies; Choreography

Paperback

This book features a generation of award-winning, innovative Australian choreographers with international reputations and... [more]

$34.95

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Body and Mind in Motion: Dance and Neuroscience in Conversation

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Body and Mind in Motion: Dance and Neuroscience in Conversation

Glenna Batson, Margaret Wilson

Dance; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology

Hardback

Western contemporary dance and body-mind education have engaged in a pas de deux for more than four decades. This book brings... [more]

$106.00

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Irina Baronova and the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo

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Irina Baronova and the Ballets Russes de Monte Carlo

Victoria Tennant

Ballet; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Tells the story of the rise of modern ballet and its popularity through the life story of one of ballet's most glamorous stars,... [more]

$111.00

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The Wiggles: Cinderemma!: 25th Anniversary Audiobook

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The Wiggles: Cinderemma!: 25th Anniversary Audiobook

Dance & Performing arts

Audio

After the incredible success of CinderEmma! at The Wiggles BIG Show tour across Australia at the end of 2015, comes the audiobook... [more]

$19.95

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Burning Man: Art on Fire

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Burning Man: Art on Fire

Jennifer M. Raiser

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Pageants, parades, festivals

Hardback

Burning Man: Art on Fire is an authorized collection of the best of Burning Man art and photography that captures the amazing... [more]

$45.00

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