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Redefining Theatre Communities International Perspectives on Community-Conscious Theatre-Making
ISBN: HB: 9781789380767, Intellect, January 2020
360 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 13 halftones
"Redefining Theatre Communities" explores the interplay between contemporary theatre and communities. It considers the aesthetic, social, and cultural aspects of community-conscious theatre-making. While doing so, the volume reflects on recent transf...
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£75,00
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Through the Prism of the Senses Mediation and New Realities of the Body in Contemporary Performance. Technology, Cognition and Emergent Research-Creation Methodologies
ISBN: HB: 9781789380798, Intellect, January 2020
300 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 15 halftones
Over the past decade, new technologies have influenced a vast epistemological shift that has transformed notions of performativity and representation in the arts. Mediation has challenged both spectators' and performers' conventions of corporeality,...
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£86,00
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Spiritual Herstories Call of the Soul in Dance Research
ISBN: HB: 9781789380828, Intellect, December 2019
550 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 66 halftones
This is a collection of works by internationally recognized women leading the field of dance research and spirituality across the globe. Building on current soulful research scholarship in the discipline, these authors offer extensive and detailed re...
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£117,00
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Teachers and Teaching on Stage and on Screen Dramatic Depictions
ISBN: PB: 9781789380675, Intellect, December 2019
240 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 1 halftone
Why are educators and their profession the focus of so much film and theater? In this volume, Diane Conrad and Monica Prendergast bring together scholars and practitioners in education to answer this very question. Films such as "Freedom Writers", "B...
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£39,00
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Dancing with Parkinson's
ISBN: PB: 9781789381207, Intellect, October 2019
200 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 8 halftones
This book explores the experience and value of dancing for people living with the neurodegenerative disorder Parkinson's disease. Linking aesthetic values to wellbeing, Sara Houston articulates the importance of the dancing experience for those with...
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£30,00
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Joshua Sofaer Performance | Objects | Participation
ISBN: PB: 9781789380910, Intellect, October 2019
320 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 100 colour plates
Joshua Sofaer works across boundaries, borders, and disciplines to create artworks that engage with all levels of society. In cultural institutions or on the street, for art galleries or personal homes, staged as operas or cast as golden sculptures,...
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£25,00
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Performance / Media / Art / Culture Selected Essays 1983-2018
ISBN: PB: 9781789380859, Intellect, October 2019
272 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm
Experience the interdisciplinary performance scene of the 1980s and beyond through the eyes of one of its most compelling witnesses. Jacki Apple's "Performance / Media / Art / Culture" traces performance art, multimedia theater, audio arts, and dance...
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£28,00
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Three Plays "Rechnitz", "The Merchant's Contracts", "Charges (The Supplicants)"
ISBN: PB: 9780857427120, Seagull Books, October 2019
480 pp., 20.3x12.7 cm
For much of her career, Elfriede Jelinek has been maligned in the press for both her unrelenting critique of Austrian complicity in the Holocaust and her provocative deconstructions of pornography. Despite this, her central role in shaping contempora...
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£14,99
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Citizens of Tokyo Six Plays
ISBN: PB: 9780857425515, Seagull Books, September 2019
360 pp., 19x15.2 cm, 7 halftones
"Citizens of Tokyo" is the first collection in English of plays by one of Japan's most important contemporary playwrights, Oriza Hirata, whose works have been performed all over the world. The first part of Citizens of Tokyo, "At Home and Abroad," pr...
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£30,00
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Dancing Odissi Paratopic Performances of Gender and State
ISBN: PB: 9780857425539, Seagull Books, September 2019
256 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm, 50 halftones, 22 facsimiles
Odissi holds iconic status as one of the eight classical dance forms recognized and promoted by the Indian government. This book traces the dance's transformation from its historical role as a regional artistic practice to its modern incarnation as t...
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£26,50
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