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The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

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The Routledge Dance Studies Reader

Jens Richard Giersdorf, Yutian Wong

Performance art; Dance

Hardback

Second edition published by Routledge 2010 --T.p. verso. [more]

$231.00

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Radical Doubt: The Joker System, after Boal

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Radical Doubt: The Joker System, after Boal

Mady Schutzman

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Cultural studies

Paperback

Radical Doubt investigates ethical play across a spectrum of performances, on and off the stage. In witty, recursive, personal,... [more]

$69.99

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Performing Endurance: Art and Politics since 1960

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Performing Endurance: Art and Politics since 1960

Lara Shalson (King's College London)

Theory of art; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Gender studies, gender groups; Political ideologies

Hardback

Offers a formal account and theory of endurance as a practice in performance art and protest. Discusses influential performances... [more]

$136.95

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Getting Off: Lee Breuer on Performance

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Getting Off: Lee Breuer on Performance

Lee Breuer

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

A revelatory new examination from one of theatre's most revered avant-garde artists. [more]

$34.99

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The Cambridge History of Music: The Cambridge History of Medieval Music 2 Volume Hardback Set

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The Cambridge History...

Mark Everist (University of Southampton), Thomas Forrest Kelly (Harvard University, Massachusetts)

Performance art; Theory of music & musicology; Medieval & Renaissance music (c 1000 to c 1600); European history

Hardback

The only authoritative exploration of music in Western Europe during the medieval period for over a quarter-century, this... [more]

$327.00

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Rudolf Laban

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Rudolf Laban

Karen K. Bradley

Performance art; Dance

Hardback

Rudolf Laban was one of the leading dance theorists of the twentieth century. His work on dance analysis and notation raised... [more]

$231.00

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The Creative Critic: Writing as/about Practice

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The Creative Critic: Writing as/about Practice

Katja Hilevaara, Emily Orley

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides

Paperback

As practitioner-researchers, how do we discuss and analyse our work without losing the creative drive that inspired us in... [more]

$62.99

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Radical Doubt: The Joker System, after Boal

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Radical Doubt: The Joker System, after Boal

Mady Schutzman

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Cultural studies

Hardback

Radical Doubt investigates ethical play across a spectrum of performances, on and off the stage. In witty, recursive, personal,... [more]

$231.00

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Bertolt Brecht

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Bertolt Brecht

Meg Mumford

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

Paperback

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

$44.99

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Excellences & Perfections

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Excellences & Perfections

Amalia Ulman

Performance art; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

This book presents the fiercely intelligent internet-based performance of artist Amalia Ulman, which she eventually revealed... [more]

$50.00

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Role-Playing Game Studies: Transmedia Foundations

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Role-Playing Game Studies: Transmedia Foundations

Sebastian Deterding, Jose Zagal

Performance art; Popular culture; Media studies; Sociology

Hardback

This handbook collects, for the first time, the state of research on role-playing games (RPGs) across disciplines, cultures,... [more]

$378.00

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The Creative Critic: Writing as/about Practice

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The Creative Critic: Writing as/about Practice

Katja Hilevaara, Emily Orley

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides

Hardback

As practitioner-researchers, how do we discuss and analyse our work without losing the creative drive that inspired us in... [more]

$231.00

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Jacques Lecoq

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Jacques Lecoq

Simon Murray (University of Glasgow, UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

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

$44.99

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Drama and the Politics of Generational Conflict in Shakespeare's England

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Drama and the Politics of Generational Conflict in Shakespeare's England...

Stephannie Gearhart

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800

Hardback

Drama and the Politics of Generational Conflict in Shakespeare's England examines the intersection between art and culture... [more]

$231.00

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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

Paperback

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

$71.99

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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

Paperback

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

$65.99

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Wrestling in Britain: Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences

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Wrestling in Britain: Sporting Entertainments, Celebrity and Audiences

Benjamin Litherland (University of Huddersfield, UK)

Performance art; Wrestling

Hardback

At the intersection of sport, entertainment and performance, wrestling occupies a unique position in British popular culture.... [more]

$252.00

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Matheus Rocha Pitta: For the Winners the Potatoes

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Matheus Rocha Pitta: For the Winners the Potatoes

Bethanien Kunstlerhaus

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

Paperback

Matheus Rocha Pitta has created a new group of works entitled For the Winners the Potatoes, exhibiting in various locations... [more]

$44.99

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The Odin Teatret Archives

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The Odin Teatret Archives

Mirella Schino

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre.<br... [more]

$88.99

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

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Richard Foreman: An American (Partly) in Paris

Neal Swettenham

Performance art; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Richard Foreman has been writing, directing and designing avant-garde theatre in New York since he first founded his Ontological-Hysteric... [more]

$65.99

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

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Essays on Theatre and Change: Towards a Poetics Of

Kelina Gotman (King's College London UK)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides

Paperback

If theatre is a way of seeing, an event onstage but also a fleeting series of moments; not a copy or double but more vitally... [more]

$65.99

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Paul McCarthy: WS - CSSC Drawing, Painting, Performance

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Paul McCarthy: WS - CSSC Drawing, Painting, Performance

Paul McCarthy

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

Hardback

This volume presents the first comprehensive survey of Paul McCarthy's large-scale inflatable sculptures. [more]

$170.00

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The Odin Teatret Archives

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The Odin Teatret Archives

Mirella Schino

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre.<br... [more]

$242.00

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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

Paperback

Histories of Performance Documentation traces the many ways in which museums have approached performance works from the 1960s... [more]

$65.99

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Moliere Today 2

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Moliere Today 2

Michael Spingler

Performance art

Hardback

These essays develop the argument that Moliere needs to be rescued from the pantheon of classical literature and put back... [more]

$315.00

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