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Ackerman, Alan - Against Theatre, ebook

Against Theatre

Ackerman, Alan


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Modernism and anti-theatricality
Alan Ackerman, Martin Puchner
2. Avant-garde scenography and the frames of the theatre
Arnold Aronson
3. Clown shows: Anti-theatricalist theatricalism in four twentieth-century…

Salhi, Kamal - African Theatre for Development, ebook

African Theatre for Development

Salhi, Kamal


This book acts as a forum for investigating how African Theatre works and what its place is in this postmodern society. It provides the subject with a degree of detail unmatched in previous books, reflecting a new approach to the study of the performing arts in this region. The collection: •

Wolff, Tamsen - Mendel’s Theatre, ebook

Mendel’s Theatre

Wolff, Tamsen


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Tamsen Wolff
2. Predecessors
Tamsen Wolff
3. From Peas to People
Tamsen Wolff
4. Experimental Breeding Ground
Tamsen Wolff
5. Branching Out from the Family Tree
Tamsen Wolff

Tompkins, Joanne - Theatre’s Heterotopias, ebook

Theatre’s Heterotopias

Tompkins, Joanne


Introduction: Theatre, Space, and World-making
Joanne Tompkins
2. Theatre and the Construction of Alternate Spaces
Joanne Tompkins
3. Heterotopia and Site-Specificity
Joanne Tompkins
4. Heterotopia, the National Theatre

Martin, Carol - Theatre of the Real, ebook

Theatre of the Real

Martin, Carol


Table of contents
1. Theatre of the Real: An Overview
Carol Martin
2. The Theatricalization of Public and Private Life
Carol Martin
3. After the Fact: Memory, Experience, Technology
Carol Martin
4. Apart from the Document: Representation of Jews and Jewishness
Carol Martin
5. Occupying Public

Limon, Jerzy - The Chemistry of the Theatre, ebook

The Chemistry of the Theatre

Limon, Jerzy


Table of contents
Part I. The Chemistry of the Theatre
1. Reading the Elements and Compounds
Jerzy Limon
2. The Chemical Formulas of Blending
Jerzy Limon
3. Chemical Reactions, or Blending the Components
Jerzy Limon
Part II. The Chemical Laboratory
4. Sculpting the Space, or the Retorts at Play

Rodosthenous, George - Theatre as Voyeurism, ebook

Theatre as Voyeurism

Rodosthenous, George


The Dramaturgies of the Gaze: Strategies of Vision and Optical Revelations in the Theatre of Romeo Castellucci and Socìetas Raffaello Sanzio
Eleni Papalexiou
Part II. Voyeurism in Space
4. Intimacy, Immersion and the Desire to Touch: The Voyeur Within

Canton, Ursula - Biographical Theatre, ebook

Biographical Theatre

Canton, Ursula


Re-Framing the Discussion of Biographical Theatre: A Functional Approach
Ursula Canton
3. Re-Living the Past: Authenticity on Stage
Ursula Canton
4. Creating and Undermining Expectations: Forms versus Content
Ursula Canton
5. Meta-Biography:

Kendrick, Lynne - Theatre Aurality, ebook

Theatre Aurality

Kendrick, Lynne


Listening: Headphone Theatre and Auditory Performance
Lynne Kendrick
4. Voice: A Performance of Sound
Lynne Kendrick
5. Noise: A Politics of Sound
Lynne Kendrick
6. Listening: Sonority and Subjectivity
Lynne Kendrick

Balfour, Michael  - Theatre in Prison: Theory and Practice, ebook

Theatre in Prison: Theory and Practice

Balfour, Michael


This is a collection of international essays describing the rich diversity of theatre and drama work in prison-related contexts. From role-plays with street gangs in the USA, to comedic cabaret with drug users in Manchester; from staging Human Rights performances in Brazilian penitentiaries,