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Performance art

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Wrestling in Britain: Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences

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Wrestling in Britain: Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences

Benjamin Litherland (University of Huddersfield, UK)

Performance art; Wrestling

Hardback

At the intersection of sport, entertainment and performance, wrestling occupies a unique position in British popular culture.... [more]

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Matheus Rocha Pitta: For the Winners the Potatoes

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Matheus Rocha Pitta: For the Winners the Potatoes

Bethanien Kunstlerhaus

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Installation art; Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

Matheus Rocha Pitta has created a new group of works entitled For the Winners the Potatoes, exhibiting in various locations... [more]

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The Odin Teatret Archives

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The Odin Teatret Archives

Mirella Schino

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre.<br... [more]

$88.99

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

Neal Swettenham

Performance art; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Richard Foreman has been writing, directing and designing avant-garde theatre in New York since he first founded his Ontological-Hysteric... [more]

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

Kelina Gotman (King's College London UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides

Paperback

If theatre is a way of seeing, an event onstage but also a fleeting series of moments; not a copy or double but more vitally... [more]

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The Odin Teatret Archives

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The Odin Teatret Archives

Mirella Schino

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre.<br... [more]

$242.00

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Histories of Performance Documentation: Museum, Artistic, and Scholarly Practices

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Histories of Performance Documentation: Museum, Artistic, and Scholarly...

Gabriella Giannachi, Jonah Westerman

Performance art

Paperback

Histories of Performance Documentation traces the many ways in which museums have approached performance works from the 1960s... [more]

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Moliere Today 2

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Moliere Today 2

Michael Spingler

Performance art

Hardback

These essays develop the argument that Moliere needs to be rescued from the pantheon of classical literature and put back... [more]

$315.00

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

Neal Swettenham

Performance art; Theatre direction & production

Hardback

Richard Foreman has been writing, directing and designing avant-garde theatre in New York since he first founded his Ontological-Hysteric... [more]

$242.00

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Theatre and Dictatorship in the Luso-Hispanic World

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Theatre and Dictatorship in the Luso-Hispanic World

Diego Santos Sanchez

Performance art; Theatre Studies; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

Theatre and Dictatorship in the Luso-Hispanic World explores the discourses that have linked theatrical performance and prevailing... [more]

$242.00

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

Kelina Gotman (King's College London UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides

Hardback

If theatre is a way of seeing, an event onstage but also a fleeting series of moments; not a copy or double but more vitally... [more]

$242.00

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Re-Enacting the Past: Heritage, Materiality and Performance

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Re-Enacting the Past: Heritage, Materiality and Performance

Mads Daugbjerg, Rivka Syd Eisner, Britta Timm Knudsen

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Oral history; Cultural studies

Paperback

What is re-enactment and how does it relate to heritage? Re-enactments are a ubiquitous part of popular and memory culture... [more]

$79.99

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Media Practices, Social Movements, and Performativity: Transdisciplinary Approaches

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Media Practices, Social Movements, and Performativity: Transdisciplinary...

Susanne Foellmer, Margreth Lunenborg, Christoph Raetzsch

Performance art; Media studies; Political activism

Hardback

As individuals incorporate new forms of media into their daily routines, these media transform individuals' engagement with... [more]

$242.00

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Henry Irving and The Victorian Theatre

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Henry Irving and The Victorian Theatre

Madeleine Bingham

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Originally published in 1978. Henry Irving achieved an astounding success in Britain and America as an actor; yet he lacked... [more]

$54.99

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English Theatre in Transition 1881-1914

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English Theatre in Transition 1881-1914

James Woodfield

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Originally published in 1984. The turn of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries was a time of considerable change in the... [more]

$54.99

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Nineteenth Century British Theatre

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Nineteenth Century British Theatre

Kenneth Richards (Manchester University, UK), Peter Thomson (Exeter University, UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Originally published in 1971. Nineteenth-century theatre in England has been greatly neglected, although serious study would... [more]

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The Rise of the Victorian Actor

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The Rise of the Victorian Actor

Michael Baker

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Originally published in 1978. Between 1830 and 1890 the English theatre became recognisably modern. Standards of acting and... [more]

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Victorian Spectacular Theatre 1850-1910

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Victorian Spectacular Theatre 1850-1910

Michael R. Booth

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Originally published in 1981. This study concentrates on one aspect of Victorian theatre production in the second half of... [more]

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Sam Shepard V8 Pt 3

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Sam Shepard V8 Pt 3

Johan Callens

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

This volume, the first of two, contains the proceedings of the Shepard conference organized in Brussels, 28-30 May 1993, by... [more]

$315.00

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Histories of Performance Documentation: Museum, Artistic, and Scholarly Practices

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Histories of Performance Documentation: Museum, Artistic, and Scholarly...

Gabriella Giannachi, Jonah Westerman

Performance art

Hardback

Histories of Performance Documentation traces the many ways in which museums have approached performance works from the 1960s... [more]

$242.00

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Black British Drama: A Transnational Story

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Black British Drama: A Transnational Story

Michael Pearce

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Black & Asian studies

Paperback

Black British Drama: A Transnational Story looks afresh at the ways black theatre in Britain is connected to and informed... [more]

$65.99

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Transformative Aesthetics

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Transformative Aesthetics

Erika Fischer-Lichte, Benjamin Wihstutz

Theory of art; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Aesthetic theory in the West has, until now, been dominated by ideas of effect, autonomy, and reception. Transformative Aesthetics... [more]

$242.00

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Imagined Theatres: Writing for a Theoretical Stage

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Imagined Theatres: Writing for a Theoretical Stage

Daniel Sack

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Imagined Theatres collects theoretical dramas written by some of the leading scholars and artists of the contemporary stage.... [more]

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Moliere Today 1

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Moliere Today 1

Michael Spingler

Performance art

Hardback

Focuses on Moliere's theatre as works to be performed as well as read. The essays deal with the limits which are imposed and... [more]

$315.00

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Spielraum: Jasmina Cibic

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Spielraum: Jasmina Cibic

Jasmina Cibic

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Sculpture; Installation art; Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Spielraum is a publication about Jasmina Cibic's latest work. By bringing together performance, sculpture, installation and... [more]

$69.99

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