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Performance art

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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]

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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]

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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]

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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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Joseph Beuys

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Joseph Beuys

Claudia Mesch

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A new critical biography of Joseph Beuys, arguably the most important and controversial German artist of the late twentieth... [more]

$29.99

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Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture, and the Body

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Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture, and the Body

Donatella Barbieri (Victoria and Albert Museum and London College of Fashion, UK)

Performance art; Fashion & textiles: design; History of fashion; Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

This unique overview of costume for performance explores the ways in which the costumed body is fundamental in the construction... [more]

$49.99

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Carnival Art, Culture and Politics: Performing Life

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Carnival Art, Culture and Politics: Performing Life

Michaeline Crichlow (Duke University, USA)

Performance art; Cultural studies; Social theory; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

Drawing on rich insights from cultural, post-structural and postcolonial studies, this book demands that we rethink Carnival... [more]

$75.99

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Parallel Realities: The Development of Performance Art in Austral

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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

Hardback

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

$242.00

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Allan Kaprow and Claes Oldenburg: Art, Happenings, and Cultural Politics

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Allan Kaprow and Claes Oldenburg: Art, Happenings, and Cultural Politics...

Robert E. Haywood

Art & design styles: Conceptual art; Performance art; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

Hardback

This new interpretation of the structure and meaning of the Happenings produced by Allan Kaprow (1927-2006) and Claes Oldenburg... [more]

$94.99

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Styling the Stars: Lost Treasures from the Twentieth Century Fox Archive

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Styling the Stars: Lost Treasures from the Twentieth Century Fox Archive...

Angela Cartwright, Tom McLaren

Performance art; Film, TV & Radio

Paperback

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

$39.99

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Talking Pictures: How to Watch Movies

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Talking Pictures: How to Watch Movies

Ann Hornaday

Performance art; Films, movies & cinema; Film theory & criticism; Film movie guides & reviews

Hardback

A veteran film critic offers a lively, opinionated guide to thinking and talking about movies-from Casablanca to Chinatown,... [more]

$35.00

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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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Dennis Oppenheim: Body Performance 1969 -73

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Dennis Oppenheim: Body Performance 1969 -73

Nick Kaye, Amy Van Winkle Oppenheim

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

Hardback

Dennis Oppenheim was a pioneer in the fields of earthworks, conceptual art, body art, and performance. This title follows... [more]

$90.00

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Shakespeare and Renaissance Literary Theories: Anglo-Italian Transactions

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Shakespeare and Renaissance Literary Theories: Anglo-Italian Transactions...

Michele Marrapodi

Performance art

Paperback

Throwing fresh light on a much discussed but still controversial field, this collection of essays places the presence of Italian... [more]

$88.99

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Serious Fun: The Power of Improvisation for Learning and Life

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Serious Fun: The Power of Improvisation for Learning and Life

Ruth Yamamoto

Performance art; Acting techniques; Other performing arts

Paperback

The importance of play and fun to people's lives cannot be stressed enough in today's cultural climate of high stress, high... [more]

$44.99

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World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre: The Americas

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World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre: The Americas

Don Rubin, Carlos Solorzano

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

The second volume of WECT documents artistic development all over the Americas, country by country. Overall, the volumes record... [more]

$231.00

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