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Truth: 24 Frames Per Second

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Truth: 24 Frames Per Second

Anna Katherine Brodbeck, Gavin Delahunty

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art

Paperback

The catalogue has been published in conjunction with the exhibition Truth: 24 frames per second, on view at the Dallas Museum... [more]

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Performance Autoethnography: Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Culture

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Performance Autoethnography: Critical Pedagogy and the Politics of Culture...

Norman K. Denzin (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagin, USA)

Performance art; Research methods: general; Communication studies; Cultural studies; Anthropology

Hardback

This book is a manifesto. It is about rethinking performance autoethnography, about the formation of a critical performative... [more]

$221.00

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Mary Wigman

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Mary Wigman

Mary Anne Santos Newhall (University of New Mexico, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

This book considers dancer, teacher, and choreographer Mary Wigman, a leading innovator in Expressionist dance whose radical... [more]

$44.99

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre...

Jerri Daboo (Exeter University)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance; Society & culture: general; Popular culture

Paperback

Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre looks afresh at the popularity of forms and... [more]

$65.99

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Bertolt Brecht

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Bertolt Brecht

Meg Mumford

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Hardback

Bertolt Brecht is amongst the world's most profound contributors to the theory and practice of theatre. This book offers an... [more]

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Music as a Chariot: The Evolutionary Origins of Theatre in Time, Sound, and Music

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Music as a Chariot: The Evolutionary Origins of Theatre in Time, Sound,...

Richard K. Thomas

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Music

Hardback

Music as a Chariot offers a multidisciplinary perspective whose primary proposition is that theatre is a type of music. Understanding... [more]

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Jerzy Grotowski

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Jerzy Grotowski

James Slowiak, Jairo Cuesta

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Theatre direction & production

Hardback

Outlining Jerzy Grotowski's contributions to 20th century performance, this book demonstrates his significance and how his... [more]

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Ivo van Hove Onstage

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Ivo van Hove Onstage

David Willinger

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production

Hardback

Since his emergence from the Flemish avant-garde movement of the 1980s, Ivo van Hove's directorial career has crossed international... [more]

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Performance Art in the Second Public Sphere: Event-based Art in Late Socialist Europe

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Performance Art in the Second Public Sphere: Event-based Art in Late Socialist...

Katalin Cseh-Varga, Adam Czirak

History of Art & Design Styles; Performance art; European history

Hardback

Performance Art in the Second Public Sphere is the first interdisciplinary analysis of performance art in East, Central and... [more]

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Madness, Art, and Society: Beyond Illness

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Madness, Art, and Society: Beyond Illness

Anna Harpin

Performance art

Hardback

How is madness experienced, treated, and represented? How might art think around - and beyond - psychiatric definitions of... [more]

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Phantom of the Opera: A Social History of the World's Most Popular Musical

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Phantom of the Opera: A Social History of the World's Most Popular Musical...

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett Phd

Performance art

Paperback

Phantom of the Opera is the longest-running, largest-grossing musical of all time. This book is the story of the stage show,... [more]

$42.99

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Ariane Mnouchkine

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Ariane Mnouchkine

Judith Miller

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production

Hardback

Ariane Mnouchkine is one of the most important directors of her generation and one of the only women ever to have attained... [more]

$242.00

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Village Song & Culture: A Study Based on the Blunt Collection of Song from Adderbury North Oxfordshire

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Village Song & Culture: A Study Based on the Blunt Collection of Song from...

Michael Pickering (Loughborough University, UK)

Performance art; Folk & traditional music; Popular culture

Paperback

Originally published in 1982. The songs on which this study is based were once vibrant in the throats and ears and minds of... [more]

$54.99

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Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978-1983

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Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978-1983

Ronald S. Magliozzi, Sophie Cavoulacos

Performance art

Hardback

An in-depth examination of the iconic alternative space Club 57.<br /><br... [more]

$65.00

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Sam Shepard V8 Pt 4

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Sam Shepard V8 Pt 4

Callens

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

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

$315.00

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Hamnet

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Hamnet

Dead Centre

Performance art; Plays & playscripts; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Drama & performing (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Dead Centre's new solo work for an eleven -year-old boy is devoted to Shakespeare's only son, Hamnet, who died in 1596 at... [more]

$17.99

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Jacques Lecoq

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Jacques Lecoq

Simon Murray (University of Glasgow, UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

This volume offers a concise guide to the teaching and philosophy of one of the most significant figures in twentieth century... [more]

$242.00

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Mary Wigman

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Mary Wigman

Mary Anne Santos Newhall (University of New Mexico, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Hardback

This book considers dancer, teacher, and choreographer Mary Wigman, a leading innovator in Expressionist dance whose radical... [more]

$242.00

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Performance Research: On America

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Performance Research: On America

Ric Allsopp

Performance art; Dance

Hardback

A response to the powerful presence in contemporary culture of aesthetic forms and political strategies derived from North... [more]

$315.00

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Performance as Research: Knowledge, methods, impact

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Performance as Research: Knowledge, methods, impact

Bruce Barton, Ben Spatz, Melanie Dreyer-Lude, Ben Spatz

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Research methods: general

Hardback

Performance as Research (PAR) is characterised by an extraordinary elasticity and interdisciplinary drive. Performance as... [more]

$242.00

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Performing Interdisciplinarity: Working Across Disciplinary Boundaries Through an Active Aesthetic

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Performing Interdisciplinarity: Working Across Disciplinary Boundaries Through...

Experience Bryon

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Hardback

Performing Interdisciplinarity proposes new ways of engaging with performance as it crosses, collides with, integrates and/or... [more]

$242.00

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre...

Jerri Daboo (Exeter University)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance; Society & culture: general; Popular culture

Hardback

Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre looks afresh at the popularity of forms and... [more]

$242.00

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New Theatre in Italy: 1963-2013

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New Theatre in Italy: 1963-2013

Valentina Valentini

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Hardback

New Theatre in Italy 1963-2013 makes the case for the centrality of late-millennium Italian avant-garde theatre in the development... [more]

$252.00

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Performing Presence: Between the Live and the Simulated

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Performing Presence: Between the Live and the Simulated

Gabriella Giannachi, Nick Kaye

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

*Performing Presence: Between the Live and the Simulated* proposes that the advent of new media forms, and the increasing... [more]

$45.99

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Theatre in Europe Under German Occupation

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Theatre in Europe Under German Occupation

Anselm Heinrich

Performance art; Theatre Studies; European history; Second World War

Paperback

The Second World War went beyond previous military conflicts. It was not only about specific geographical gains or economic... [more]

$65.99

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