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Choreographing From Within: Developing the Habit of Inquiry as an Artist

by Diana Green

ISBN: 9780736076197

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Choreographing Problems

Expressive Concepts in Contemporary Dance and Performance

by Bojana Cvejic

<p>This book illuminates the relationship between philosophy and experimental choreographic practice today in the works of leading European choreographers. A discussion of key issues in contemporary performance from the viewpoint of Deleuze, ...

ISBN: 9781137437396

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Choreographing the Airport

Field Notes from the Transit Spaces of Global Mobility

by Justine Shih Pearson

<p>?This book investigates the global hub airport as an exemplar of cosmopolitan culture and space. A machine made for movement, itself perched at the crossroads of the world’s incessant mobility, the airport is both a symbol of and stage for ...

ISBN: 9783319695723

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A Basic Approach Using Improvisation

by Sandra Cerny Minton

<p><em>Choreography: A Basic Approach Using Improvisation</em> has long been a recognized standard in the field of dance education, and its fourth edition is replete with new and updated material and tools that will help students develop their ...

ISBN: 9781492586470

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Choreography With Web Resource: A Basic Approach Using Improvisation 4ed

by Sandra Cerny Minton

ISBN: 9781492540120

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Christoph Schlingensief

Staging Chaos, Performing Politics and Theatrical Phantasmagoria

by Anna Teresa Scheer

<p>The first book to focus specifically on the late German artist Christoph Schlingensief's theatre work, it subversively merges art, politics and everyday life to imbue his productions both inside and outside the theatre with a re-energized ...

ISBN: 9781350001060

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by Marl St Leon

His interest was sparked by his insatiable curiosity about his own family?s celebrated past in Australian circus. ...

ISBN: 9781877096501

Binding: Hardback


Circus Mania

Celebrating 250 years of the circus

by Douglas McPherson

<p>Roll up! Roll up!<br></p> <p>See the wondrous new face of <i>Circus Mania</i>, 250 years in the making! Full of the remarkable tales of circus life that made it a classic on its first outing. Learn about the origins of the circus from Roman ...

ISBN: 9780720619874

Binding: Paperback


Cirque du Soleil: Parade of Colors

by Patrisha Robertson

ISBN: 9780810945159

Binding: Hardback



by Cassandra Golds

Clair-de-Lune has lived all her life with her grandmother at the top of a very tall, very narrow, very old building. Her mother, a great ballerina, died on stage when Clair-de-Lune was a baby. Ever since that day, Clair-de-Lune has not uttered a

ISBN: 9781740948487

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Clever Coin Tricks - Coin Tricks with Sleight of Hand or Apparatus

by Anon.

<p>This unusual book, containing an impressive variety of coin tricks, is sure to delight young and old alike. Its 57 pages contain a wealth of anecdote on a variety of tricks and stunts that are guaranteed to liven up your dinner party. ...

ISBN: 9781473353626

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Climbing the Mountain

The Performer's Journey into Presence

by John Britton

<p>If you want to exude presence, you need to be present. It's so easy to say and so hard to achieve or maintain. Presence, liveness and spontaneity - fundamental requirements for any performer on stage or screen - are disciplined psychophysical

ISBN: 9781788030168

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by Jon Davison

<p>This rich collection of readings offers a wide-ranging and authoritative survey of clown practices, history and theory, from the origins of the word clown through to contemporary clowning. Covering clowns in theatre, circus, cinema, TV, ...

ISBN: 9781137300751

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Clowning as Social Performance in Colombia

Ridicule and Resistance

by Barnaby King

<p><em>Contemporary Clowning as Social Performance in Colombia</em> brings to light the emergence of new kinds of clowning in everyday life in Colombia, focusing particularly on the pervasive presence of clowns in the urban landscape of Bogotá. ...

ISBN: 9781474249287

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Collaboration in Performance Practice

Premises, Workings and Failures

by Noyale Colin & Stefanie Sachsenmaier

<p>Collaboration between artists has been practised for centuries, yet over recent decades the act of collaborating has taken different meanings. This publication examines cultural, philosophical and political issues tied to specific instances ...

ISBN: 9781137462466

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Collaborative Intimacies in Music and Dance

Anthropologies of Sound and Movement

by Evangelos Chrysagis & Panas Karampampas

<p>Across spatial, bodily, and ethical domains, music and dance both emerge from and give rise to intimate collaboration. This theoretically rich collection takes an ethnographic approach to understanding the collective dimension of sound and ...

ISBN: 9781785334542

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Comedy by the Numbers

The 169 Secrets of Humor and Popularity

by Eric Hoffman

As we all know, true creativity comes from simple formulas and the memorization of data. This new bible makes the secrets of comedy accessible, not only to those funny few among us, but also to those who might not have the ability or talent to ...

ISBN: 9781932416756

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Comic Performance in Pakistan

The Bhand

by Claire Pamment

<p>This book explores comic performance in Pakistan through the vibrant Indo-Muslim tradition of the Punjabi <em>bhand</em> which now holds a marginal space in contemporary weddings. With irreverent repartee, genealogical prowess, a topsy-turvy ...

ISBN: 9781137566317

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Complicite, Theatre and Aesthetics

From Scraps of Leather

by Tomasz Wisniewski

<p>This book presents a pioneering critical study of Complicite’s work throughout the years. Drawing on an extensive overview of the available research material – including interviews, manuscripts and the company’s own archive – the book is ...

ISBN: 9783319334431

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Conditioning for Dance

by Eric Franklin

ISBN: 9780736041560

Binding: Paperback