Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według tematyki
Acting and Its Refusal in Theatre and Film The Devil Makes Believe
ISBN: HB: 9781783206681, Intellect, July 2017
202 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm, 20 colour plates
Acting has traditionally been considered a form of pretending or falsehood, compared with the so-called reality or truth of everyday life. Yet in the postmodern era, a reversal has occurred – real life is revealed as something acted and acting is whe...
HB: £59,50
Drama-based Pedagogy Activating Learning Across the Curriculum
ISBN: PB: 9781783207398, Intellect, July 2017
260 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm
"Drama-based Pedagogy" examines the mutually beneficial relationship between drama and education, championing the versatility of drama-based teaching and learning designed in conjunction with classroom curricula. Written by seasoned educators and bas...
PB: £0,00
Choreographies Tracing the Materials of an Ephemeral Art Form
ISBN: PB: 9781783207664, Intellect, June 2017
256 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm, 90 halftones
Choreographer Jacky Lansley has been practicing and performing for more than four decades. In "Choreographies", she offers unique insight into the processes behind independent choreography and paints a vivid portrait of a rigorous practice that combi...
PB: £28,50
Andras Visky's Barrack Dramaturgy Memories of the Body
ISBN: PB: 9781783207329, Intellect, May 2017
180 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm, 20 halftones
Widely considered one of the most innovative voices in Hungarian theater, Andras Visky has enjoyed growing audiences and increased critical acclaim over the last fifteen years. Nonetheless, his plays have yet to reach an English-language audience. Th...
PB: £25,00
Sensible Stage Staging and the Moving Image
ISBN: HB: 9781783207695, Intellect, May 2017
168 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm, 40 halftones
Exploring the use of live performance and the moving image in contemporary art practice, "The Sensible Stage" brings together essays that examine how elements from theater and cinema are integrated into art, often in order to question the boundaries...
HB: £80,50
Dumb Type Reader
ISBN: PB: 9788763544931, University of Chicago Press, May 2017
256 pp., 16.5x24.1 cm, 20 colour plates
From the 1980s into the early 2000s, the Japanese group Dumb Type mounted multimedia performances that broke substantial new ground in new media dramaturgy and influenced countless performers to follow. This book gathers essays on the group's work, a...
PB: £0,00
What Playwrights Talk About When They Talk About Writing
ISBN: HB: 9780300211443, Yale University Press, April 2017
304 pp., 14x21 cm
The art and craft of playwriting as explored in candid conversations with some of the most important contemporary dramatists. Edward Albee, Lanford Wilson, Lynn Nottage, A. R. Gurney, and a host of other major creative voices of the theater discuss...
HB: £20,00
Playwriting and Young Audiences Collected Wisdom and Practical Advice from the Field
ISBN: PB: 9781783207480, Intellect, April 2017
150 pp., 17.8x22.9 cm
From the success of "Matilda" on Broadway to the 2015 revival of Annie in movie theaters, it's clear that theater with and for young people has widespread and enduring appeal. Despite this, there is no contemporary guide designed for playwriting for...
PB: £43,00
Guilty Pleasures: Theater, Piety, and Immorality in Seventeenth-Century France Yale French Studies, Volume 130
ISBN: PB: 9780300221633, Yale University Press, March 2017
160 pp., 15.6x23.5 cm
The latest volume of the Yale French Studies Series reexamines the vexed relationship between the theater and contemporary conceptions of morality in seventeenth-century France. Although the Catholic Church condemned the power of plays to stir up com...
PB: £35,00
Points of Convergence Alternative Views on Performance
ISBN: PB: 9788364177385, University of Chicago Press, March 2017
240 pp., 12.7x17.8 cm, 40 colour plates, 20 halftones
Not for sale in Poland! Thanks to its very nature, performance enters into natural dialogue with art, new media, politics, and the social sphere as a whole. Always happening in the here and now, and with a unique freedom and openness to the unknown...
PB: £29,00