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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]

$46.99

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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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Medieval Theatre in Context: An Introduction

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Medieval Theatre in Context: An Introduction

John Harris

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

First Published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company. [more]

$231.00

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Luigi Pirandello in the Theatre

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Luigi Pirandello in the Theatre

Susan Bassnett, Jennifer Lorch

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$231.00

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The Concrete Body: Yvonne Rainer, Carolee Schneemann, Vito Acconci

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The Concrete Body: Yvonne Rainer, Carolee Schneemann, Vito Acconci

Elise Archias

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art

Hardback

Offering an incisive rejoinder to traditional histories of modernism and postmodernism, this original book examines the 1960s... [more]

$119.99

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Theatre of Animation

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Theatre of Animation

Marion Baraitser

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

Published in 1999, 'Theatre of Animation' is a valuable addition to the field of performance. [more]

$231.00

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The Dance Theatre of Kurt Jooss

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The Dance Theatre of Kurt Jooss

Suzanne Walther

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Hardback

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$231.00

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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

Hardback

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

$231.00

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Shakespeare and Venice

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Shakespeare and Venice

Graham Holderness

Performance art

Paperback

A study that describes and chronicles the mythology of Venice that was formulated in the Middle Ages. It focuses on how that... [more]

$88.99

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Terrence McNally: A Casebook

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Terrence McNally: A Casebook

Toby Silverman Zinman

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

Paperback

Nine authorities write about McNally's work, and Zinman interviews the playwright about his work, his love of opera, his ideas... [more]

$79.99

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Blue Man World

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Blue Man World

Blue Man Group

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

The long-awaited and first-ever Blue Man Group book, published on the occasion of their 25th anniversary. As entertaining... [more]

$46.00

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: David Rabe (1988): A Stage History and a Primary and Secondary Bibliography

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: David Rabe (1988): A Stage History and a Primary and Secondary Bibliography...

Philip C. Kolin

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies

Hardback

In the twenty years that preceded the publication of this book in 1988, David Rabe was in the vanguard of playwrights who... [more]

$231.00

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Singularities: Dance in the Age of Performance

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Singularities: Dance in the Age of Performance

Andre Lepecki (Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, USA)

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

Paperback

How does the production of performance engage with the fundamental issues... [more]

$65.99

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From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles

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From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles

Sanjoy Ganguly

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Creative therapy (eg art, music, drama)

Hardback

Jana Sanskriti is internationally recognised as the most iconic post-Boalian Theatre of the Oppressed operation in the world... [more]

$105.00

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New Performance/New Writing

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New Performance/New Writing

John Freeman

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Creative writing & creative writing guides

Paperback

Contemporary theatre is going through a period of unparalleled excitement... [more]

$55.95

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Performing in Comedy: A Student's Guide

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Performing in Comedy: A Student's Guide

Ian Wilkie (University of London Institute for Education)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Ian Wilkie contends that comic acting is a distinct art form, and as such demands a unique skillset. By exploring the ways... [more]

$69.99

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The Body in Performance

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The Body in Performance

Patrick Campbell

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Hardback

This collection of specially commissioned essays from both academics and practitioners - in some cases one and the same person... [more]

$231.00

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Theatre and Everyday Life: An Ethics of Performance

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Theatre and Everyday Life: An Ethics of Performance

Alan Read, Myilibrary

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

Read examines the relationship between an ethics of performance, a politics of place and a poetics of the urban environment.... [more]

$231.00

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Lynn Hershman Leeson: Civic Radar

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Lynn Hershman Leeson: Civic Radar

Andreas Beitin, Pamela Lee, Peggy Phelan, Ruby Rich

Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

First comprehensive monograph of the international star of media art [more]

$80.00

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Stanislavsky and Yoga

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Stanislavsky and Yoga

Sergei Tcherkasski

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

Hardback

This book deals with one of the most important sources of the Stanislavsky System - Yoga, its practice and philosophy. Sergei... [more]

$152.00

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New Performance/New Writing

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New Performance/New Writing

John Freeman

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Creative writing & creative writing guides

Hardback

Contemporary theatre is going through a period of unparalleled excitement... [more]

$154.95

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