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Electoral Guerrilla Theatre

Radical Ridicule and Social Movements

by L.M. Bogad

<p>Praise for the First Edition:</p> <p>'A major contribution to performance studies*.* If cynicism and political quietism have quelled your impulse to rage against this sorry state of affairs, Bogad demonstrates, with wit and verve, that it is

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Electra and the Empty Urn: Metatheater and Role Playing in Sophocles

by Mark Ringer

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Elizabethan and Jacobean Reappropriation in Contemporary British Drama

'Upstart Crows'

by Graham Saunders

<p>This book examines British playwrights' responses to the work of Shakespeare and his contemporaries since 1945, from Tom Stoppard's <em>Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead</em> to Sarah Kane’s <em>Blasted</em> and Jez Butterworth’s ...

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Engendering Performance

Indian Women Performers in Search of an Identity

by Bishnupriya Dutt & Urmimala Sarkar Munsi

<p>This book is a comprehensive critical history of women artistes in Indian theatre and dance of the colonial and post-colonial periods. Its underlying premise is that one cannot evaluate such performances in the Indian context without looking ...

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English Revenge Drama

Money, Resistance, Equality

by Linda Woodbridge

<p>Vengeance permeates English Renaissance drama - for example, it crops up in all but two of Shakespeare's plays. This book explores why a supposedly forgiving Christian culture should have relished such bloodthirsty, vengeful plays. A clue ...

ISBN: 9780511850844

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Enron

by Lucy Prebble

<p><em>The only difference between me and the people judging me is they weren't smart enough to do what we did.</em></p> <p>One of the most infamous scandals in financial history becomes a theatrical epic. At once a case study and an allegory, ...

ISBN: 9781472511409

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Essays on Shakespeare and Elizabethan Drama

In Honour of Hardin Craig

by Richard Hosley

<p>The twenty-eight essays of this collection, first published in 1962, are the work of distinguished British, Canadian, and American scholars. The essays range widely over the field of Elizabethan drama, concentrating attention on Shakespeare ...

ISBN: 9781351775052

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Essential Acting

A Practical Handbook for Actors, Teachers and Directors

by Brigid Panet

<p>How do actors fuse thought, emotion and action within their creative process?</p> <p>Essential Acting is an inspired and reliable toolbox for actors and teachers in the classroom, the rehearsal room and the workshop. RADA’s Brigid Panet has ...

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Essential Dramaturgy

The Mindset and Skillset

by Theresa Lang

<p><em>Essential Dramaturgy: The Mindset and Skillset</em> provides a concrete way to approach the work of a dramaturg. It explores ways to refine the process of defining, evaluating, and communicating that is essential to effective ...

ISBN: 9781317450344

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Euripides' Medea

A New Translation

by Dr Diane J. Rayor

<p>Euripides' Medea comes alive in this new translation that will be useful for both academic study and stage production. Diane J. Rayor's accurate yet accessible translation reflects the play's inherent theatricality and vibrant poetry. The ...

ISBN: 9781107326767

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Euripides: Hecuba

by Luigi Battezzato

<p>Hecuba was the most widely read play of Euripides from antiquity to the Renaissance, appealing to readers and spectators for its controversial treatment of moral themes: revenge, war and slavery, violence, human sacrifice, gender and ethnic ...

ISBN: 9781108546706

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European Theatre Performance Practice, 1580-1750

by Robert Henke

<p>This volume presents foundational and representative essays of the last half century on theatre performance practice during the period 1580 to 1750. The particular focus is on the nature of playing spaces, staging, acting and audience ...

ISBN: 9781351938327

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European Theatre Performance Practice, 1750–1900

by Jim Davis

<p>This volume contains key articles and chapters which represent both seminal and innovative scholarship on European theatre performance practice from 1750 to 1900. The selected topics focus on acting and performance, staging (including set ...

ISBN: 9781351938297

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European Theatre Performance Practice, 1900 to the Present

by Geoff Willcocks

<p>This volume captures the rich diversity of European performance practice evident in the twentieth and early part of the twenty-first century. Written by leading directors, actors, dancers, scenographers and academics from across Europe, the ...

ISBN: 9781351938266

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Every Day I Make Greatness Happen

by Richard Molloy

<p><em>&quot;For the next six weeks, we meet here, in this room. Unless you are hospitalised, or deceased, or suffering some kind of catastrophic physical or emotional trauma, you need to be here.&quot;</em></p> <p>It’s back to school with a ...

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Evolution and Victorian Culture

by Bernard V. Lightman & Bennett Zon

<p>In this collection of essays from leading scholars, the dynamic interplay between evolution and Victorian culture is explored for the first time, mapping new relationships between the arts and sciences. Rather than focusing simply on ...

ISBN: 9781139985376

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Evolution, Cognition, and Performance

by Bruce McConachie

<p>Culture and cognition work together dynamically every time a spectator interprets meaning during a performance. In this study, Bruce McConachie examines the biocultural basis of all performance, from its origins and the cognitive processes ...

ISBN: 9781316467053

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Exodus

by Rachael Boulton

<p><em>'Settlers wanted for alternative living community in South America, all welcome to apply, unless you re a prick.'</em></p> <p>On the eve of the last factory in town closing, four neighbours hatch a plan that is literally pie in the ...

ISBN: 9781786826954

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Experiencing Stanislavsky Today

Training and Rehearsal for the Psychophysical Actor

by Stephanie Daventry French & Philip G. Bennett

<p>This pioneering introduction to Stanislavsky's methods and modes of actor training covers all of the essential elements of his System. Recreating ‘truthful’ behaviour in the artificial environment, awareness and observation, psychophysical ...

ISBN: 9781136519338

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