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Work / Travail / Arbeid: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker

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Work / Travail / Arbeid: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker

Elena Filipovic

Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Contemporary dance

Paperback

This publication accompanies a newly commissioned project by the legendary Belgian choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker... [more]

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Marina Abramovic

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Marina Abramovic

Elizabeth Justin Clemens

Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

In this major exhibition at Mona, the world famous grandmother of performance art takes you through a 'private archaeology'... [more]

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Bakhtin and Theatre: Dialogues with Stanislavski, Meyerhold and Grotowski

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Bakhtin and Theatre: Dialogues with Stanislavski, Meyerhold and Grotowski...

Dick McCaw

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Philosophy of language; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

Paperback

What did Bakhtin think about the theatre? That it was outdated? That is `stopped being a serious genre' after Shakespeare?... [more]

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Adolphe Appia: Artist and Visionary of the Modern Theatre

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Adolphe Appia: Artist and Visionary of the Modern Theatre

Richard C. Beacham

Performance art; Acting techniques

Hardback

This account, analysis and critical evaluation of the work of Adolphe Appia (1862-1928) demonstrates how his far-sighted imagination... [more]

$231.00

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Provocation in Popular Culture

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Provocation in Popular Culture

Bim Mason

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Paperback

What role can provocation play in the process of renewal, both of individuals and of societies? Provocation in Popular Culture... [more]

$69.99

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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

Hardback

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

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Etienne Decroux and his Theatre Laboratory

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Etienne Decroux and his Theatre Laboratory

Marco de Marinis

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Etienne Decroux and His Theatre Laboratory is based on the long-awaited translation of Marco De Marinis' monumental work on... [more]

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Etienne Decroux and his Theatre Laboratory

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Etienne Decroux and his Theatre Laboratory

Marco de Marinis

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Hardback

Etienne Decroux and His Theatre Laboratory is based on the long-awaited translation of Marco De Marinis' monumental work on... [more]

$175.00

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Theatre as Sign System: A Semiotics of Text and Performance

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Theatre as Sign System: A Semiotics of Text and Performance

Elaine Aston, George Savona

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

A handbook explaining the relationship between the drama text and the theory and practice of drama in performance. It also... [more]

$231.00

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Nineteenth Century British Theatre

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Nineteenth Century British Theatre

Kenneth Richards, Peter Thomson

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

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

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Walking Sculpture 1967-2015

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Walking Sculpture 1967-2015

Lexi Lee Sullivan

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art

Hardback

Accompanies an exhibition presented at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, May 9- September 13, 2015. [more]

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The Improvisation Studies Reader: Spontaneous Acts

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The Improvisation Studies Reader: Spontaneous Acts

Ajay Heble (University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada), Rebecca Caines (University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada)

Performance art; Acting techniques; Dance; Jazz

Paperback

Improvisation is a performance practice that animates and activates diverse energies of inspiration, critique, and invention.... [more]

$88.99

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Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

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Digital Performance: A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance...

Steve Dixon (Brunel University)

Installation art; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

The historical roots, key practitioners, and artistic, theoretical, and technological trends in the incorporation of new media... [more]

$87.00

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Romeo and Juliet: Critical Essays

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Romeo and Juliet: Critical Essays

John F. Andrews (Shakespeare Guild, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

First published in 1993 by Garland Publishing, Inc. [more]

$284.00

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Henry IV, Parts I and II: Critical Essays

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Henry IV, Parts I and II: Critical Essays

David Bevington (University of Chicago, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Originally published in 1986. This volume points to the rich variety of critical responses to the Henry IV plays and their... [more]

$284.00

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Richard II: Critical Essays

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Richard II: Critical Essays

Jeanne T. Newlin

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Originally published in 1984. The four parts of this collection of articles, from 1601 to the 1970s, look at the historical... [more]

$252.00

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Titus Andronicus: Critical Essays

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Titus Andronicus: Critical Essays

Philip C. Kolin (University of Southern Mississippi, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$326.00

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Coriolanus: Critical Essays

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Coriolanus: Critical Essays

David Wheeler

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

A volume in the Garland Shakespeare criticism series. [more]

$284.00

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King Lear: Critical Essays

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King Lear: Critical Essays

Kenneth Muir

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Originally published in 1984. With selections organised chronologically, this collection presents the best writing on one... [more]

$252.00

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Twelfth Night: Critical Essays

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Twelfth Night: Critical Essays

Stanley Wells (University of Birmingham, UK and The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Originally published in 1986. Among the most frequently performed and high admired of Shakespeare's plays, Twelfth Night is... [more]

$252.00

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Shakespearean Criticism

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Shakespearean Criticism

Various

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

Reissuing works originally published between 1984 and 1995, this set brings back into print early volumes from the Shakespearean... [more]

$2111.00

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Double Exposures: Performance as Photography, Photography as Performance

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Double Exposures: Performance as Photography, Photography as Performance...

Manuel Vason

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

Hardback

With a new collaborative venture between Manuel Vason and forty of the most visually arresting artists working with performance... [more]

$68.00

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Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East

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Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East

Zbigniew Osinski

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East is an unusual collection of facts, quotations, and commentaries documenting the real... [more]

$52.99

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Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East

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Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East

Zbigniew Osinski

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Hardback

Jerzy Grotowski's Journeys to the East is an unusual collection of facts, quotations, and commentaries documenting the real... [more]

$187.00

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Stepping Stones

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Stepping Stones

Ingemar Lindh

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Stepping Stones is the book of a practitioner. It documents the work of a laboratory-based practice that investigated the... [more]

$52.99

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