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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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]

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Theatrocracy: Greek Drama, Cognition, and the Imperative for Theatre

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Theatrocracy: Greek Drama, Cognition, and the Imperative for Theatre

Peter Meineck

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

Theatrocracy is a book about the power of the theatre, how it can affect the people who experience it, and the societies within... [more]

$231.00

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Analytic Philosophy and the World of the Play

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Analytic Philosophy and the World of the Play

Michael Y. Bennett

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Theatrical characters' dual existence on stage and in text presents a unique, challenging case for the analytical philosopher.<br... [more]

$242.00

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Music and Ethical Responsibility

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Music and Ethical Responsibility

Jeff R. Warren

Performance art; Theory of music & musicology; Music reviews & criticism

Paperback

Exploring examples of musical meaning, musical experience, other people's music, noise, and improvisation, Jeff R. Warren's... [more]

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Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival and the Grotesque Body

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Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival and the Grotesque Body

Francesca Granata

Performance art; Fashion & textiles: design

Paperback

The fashion body unbound. [more]

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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

Hardback

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

Hardback

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

$200.00

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Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival and the Grotesque Body

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Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival and the Grotesque Body

Francesca Granata

Performance art; Fashion & textiles: design

Hardback

The fashion body unbound. [more]

$150.00

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Music, Dance, Affect, and Emotions in Latin America

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Music, Dance, Affect, and Emotions in Latin America

Pablo Vila

Performance art; History of the Americas

Hardback

This collection deals with various manifestations of Argentine music and dance and how they relate to affects, feelings, and... [more]

$165.00

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Wild New Territories

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Wild New Territories

Michael Hampton, Thomas Borsch, Bill Jeffries, John Wood

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Installation art; Performance art

Paperback

Wild New Territories showcases new visual art, media, and performance works that explore the interplay between the urban and... [more]

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Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603

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Shakespeare at Work, 1592-1603

G.B. Harrison

Performance art; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Shakespeare against the background of his times, his world of the theatre and his dramatic development through the last years... [more]

$75.99

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Attic Oratory and Performance

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Attic Oratory and Performance

Andreas Serafim

Performance art; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Communication studies; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

In a society where public speech was integral to the decision-making process, and where all affairs pertaining to the community... [more]

$273.00

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The Children's Troupes and the Transformation of English Theater 1509-1608: Pedagogue, Playwrights, Playbooks, and Play-boys

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The Children's Troupes and the Transformation of English Theater 1509-1608:...

Jeanne McCarthy

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literature: history & criticism

Hardback

The Children's Troupes and the Transformation of English Theater 1509-1608 uncovers the role of the children's companies in... [more]

$252.00

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Memos from a Theatre Lab: Exploring what immersive theatre 'does'

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Memos from a Theatre Lab: Exploring what immersive theatre 'does'

Nandita Dinesh

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

What does Immersive Theatre `do'?<br /><br />By contrasting two specific... [more]

$105.00

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