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A Different Way to Move: Minimalismes, New York, 1960-1980

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A Different Way to Move: Minimalismes, New York, 1960-1980

Marcella Lista, Elizabeth Kotz, Marcella Lista, Corinne Rondeau, Susan Rosenberg

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Contemporary dance

Paperback

In the 1960s, a group of artists in New York began developing new forms... [more]

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Mind Magic

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Mind Magic

Marc Lemezma

Conjuring & magic

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$14.99

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Totally Awesome: The Greatest Cartoons of the Eighties

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Totally Awesome: The Greatest Cartoons of the Eighties

Andrew Farago

Electronic, holographic & video art; Art techniques & principles; Comic book & cartoon art; Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$75.00

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World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle

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World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle

Patricia Beamann

Dance; Cultural studies

Hardback

From healing, fertility and religious rituals, through theatrical entertainment, to death ceremonies and ancestor worship,... [more]

$189.00

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Sunday. Pierre Droulers Choreographer

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Sunday. Pierre Droulers Choreographer

Pierre Droulers

Contemporary dance

Paperback

This book celebrates 40 years of work by Pierre Droulers (b. 1951), a pioneer of contemporary dance and choreographer of more... [more]

$68.99

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Dancing with Devtas: Drums, Power and Possession in the Music of Garhwal, North India

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Dancing with Devtas: Drums, Power and Possession in the Music of Garhwal,...

Andrew Alter

Dance; Music; Music: styles & genres; Anthropology

Paperback

In the Central Himalayan region of Garhwal, the gods (devtas) enjoy dancing and come on to their mediums when musicians play... [more]

$79.99

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Aerial Dance: A Guide to Dance with Rope and Harness

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Aerial Dance: A Guide to Dance with Rope and Harness

Jenefer Davies

Dance

Hardback

Aerial Dance: A Guide to Dance with Rope and Harness provides an introduction for the beginning aerialist. It covers rigging,... [more]

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Theatre and Phenomenology: Manual Philosophy

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Theatre and Phenomenology: Manual Philosophy

Daniel Johnston

Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts; Phenomenology & Existentialism

Paperback

This core textbook provides a clear and accessible introduction to the key concepts of phenomenology in relation to theatre,... [more]

$54.95

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Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Lighter, Stronger, and More Graceful You

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Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Lighter, Stronger, and...

Misty Copeland

Ballet; Fitness & diet

Paperback

The celebrated ballerina and role model, Misty Copeland, shares the secrets of how to reshape your body and achieve a lean,... [more]

$45.00

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An Illustrated Guide to Everyday Eurythmy: Discover Balance and Self-Healing through Movement

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An Illustrated Guide to Everyday Eurythmy: Discover Balance and Self-Healing...

Barbara Tapfer

Dance; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama); Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

Describes and illustrates through photographs the core speech-sound exercises of eurythmy, to help people practise eurythmy... [more]

$35.99

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An Introduction to Community Dance Practice

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An Introduction to Community Dance Practice

Diane Amans

The Arts: General & Reference; Dance

Paperback

This introductory textbook is aimed at undergraduates studying community dance. Drawing on high profile contributors, the... [more]

$61.95

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Merce Cunningham: Common Time

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Merce Cunningham: Common Time

Fionn Meade, Joan Rothfuss

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Choreography; Contemporary dance

Hardback

The definitive publication on the most influential choreographer of our time. [more]

$80.00

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Flying Funny: My Life without a Net

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Flying Funny: My Life without a Net

Dudley Riggs

Individual actors & performers; Circus; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The unusual gravity-defying first act of improvisational theater's founding father; the fun of storytelling with the wry insights... [more]

$33.99

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Marina Abramovic: The Cleaner

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Marina Abramovic: The Cleaner

Moderna Museet

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

Since the early 1970s Marina Abramovic explores the intersection between performing and visual art in her work and, though... [more]

$70.00

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The Mysterious Mr Jacob: Diamond Merchant, Magician and Spy

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The Mysterious Mr Jacob: Diamond Merchant, Magician and Spy

John Zubrzycki

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Conjuring & magic; Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Colonialism & imperialism

Paperback

It was a scandal that rocked the highest echelons of the British Raj. In 1891, a notorious jeweller and curio dealer from... [more]

$29.99

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The Ballets of Maurice Ravel: Creation and Interpretation

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The Ballets of Maurice Ravel: Creation and Interpretation

Deborah Mawer

Dance; Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); 20th century & contemporary classical music

Paperback

Maurice Ravel, as composer and scenario writer, collaborated with some of the greatest ballet directors, choreographers, designers... [more]

$73.99

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Dance Composition Basics-2nd Edition

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Dance Composition Basics-2nd Edition

Pamela Anderson Sofras

Choreography

Mixed media product

Designed for beginning college-level dance composition courses and dance courses at the middle and high school levels, this... [more]

$124.00

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Hardback

The 25th anniversary edition of the wildly entertaining and intimate biography of the glamorous Marlene Dietrich, written... [more]

$54.95

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Musical Theatre: A Workbook for Further Study

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Musical Theatre: A Workbook for Further Study

David Henson, Kenneth Pickering

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts; Musicals

Paperback

An accessible and engaging second workbook on musical theatre, presenting students with the next steps for practising, developing... [more]

$57.95

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Fifty: Half a century of Australian Dance Theatre

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Fifty: Half a century of Australian Dance Theatre

Maggie Tonkin

Theatre Studies; Contemporary dance; Social & cultural history

Hardback

When Elizabeth Cameron Dalman founded Australian Dance Theatre in 1965, she set out to create a company that would be radical,... [more]

$75.00

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Sawdust Sisterhood: How Circus Empowered Women

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Sawdust Sisterhood: How Circus Empowered Women

Steve Ward

Circus; General & world history; Social & cultural history; Gender studies: women

Paperback

Women have had a significant presence in the circus since Patty Jones first performed in 1768 with her husband Philip Astley... [more]

$49.95

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Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre: Movement, memory and metaphor

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Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre: Movement, memory and metaphor

Libby Worth (Royal Holloway, University of London, UK), Jasmin Vardimon

Performance art; Theatre direction & production; Dance

Paperback

Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre offers an unusual, intimate insight into the devising and training processes of a choreographer... [more]

$65.99

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Pina Bausch: Dance can be Virtually Everything

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Pina Bausch: Dance can be Virtually Everything

Marion Meyer

Theatre Studies; Dance; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The first-ever biography in English of Pina Bausch: perhaps the most influential performer and choreographer of the 20th century.... [more]

$29.99

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Your Move: A New Approach to the Study of Movement and Dance

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Your Move: A New Approach to the Study of Movement and Dance

Ann Hutchinson Guest

Dance

Hardback

First Published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$210.00

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Social Dance and the Modernist Imagination in Interwar Britain

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Social Dance and the Modernist Imagination in Interwar Britain

Rishona Zimring

The Arts: General & Reference; Dance; Literary studies: from c 1900 -

Paperback

Arguing that social dance haunted the interwar imagination, Zimring reveals the powerful figurative importance of music and... [more]

$88.99

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