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(Re)Constructing Maternal Performance in Twentieth-Century American Drama
(Re)Constructing Maternal Performance in Twentieth...
L. Bailey McDa...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Looking at a century of American theatre, McDaniel investigates how race-based notions of maternal performance become sites of resistance to cultural and political hierarchies. This book considers how the construction of mothering as universally wome...
(Syn)aesthetics
(Syn)aesthetics
J. Machon
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:A timely book that identifies the practice of '(syn)aesthetics' in artistic style and audience response, which helps to articulate the power of experiential practice in the arts. This exciting new approach includes interviews with leading practitione...
A Global Doll's House
A Global Doll's House
Julie Holledge;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book addresses a deceptively simple question: what accounts for the global success of A Doll’s House, Henrik Ibsen’s most popular play? Using maps, networks, and images to explore the world history of the play’s production, this question is cons...
A Good Night Out for the Girls
A Good Night Out for the Girls
E. Aston; G. H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Moving across the boundaries of mainstream and experimental circuits, from the affective pleasures of commercially successful shows such as Calendar Girls and Mamma Mia! to the feminist possibilities of new burlesque and stand-up, this book offers a ...
A History of Collective Creation
A History of Collective Creation
Kathryn Mederos...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Collective creation - the practice of collaboratively devising works of performance - rose to prominence not simply as a performance making method, but as an institutional model. By examining theatre practices in Europe and North America, this book e...
A Pathognomy of Performance
A Pathognomy of Performance
S. Bayly
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Exploring the themes of the event, ephemerality and democracy that mark the encounter between performance and philosophy, this original study elaborates fresh perspectives on the experiences of undoing, fiasco and disaster that shadow both the both s...
A Sustainable Theatre
A Sustainable Theatre
B. Witham
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Begun as an audacious experiment, for thirty years the Hedgerow Theatre prospered as America's most successful repertory company. While known for its famous alumnae (Ann Harding and Richard Basehart), Hedgerow's legacy is a living library of over 200...
Acoustic Interculturalism
Acoustic Interculturalism
Marcus Cheng Chye...
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Acoustic Interculturalism is a study of the soundscapes of intercultural performance through the examination of sound's performativity. Employing an interdisciplinary approach, the book examines an akoumenological reception of sound to postulate the ...
Acting and Being
Acting and Being
Elizabeth Hess
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:In this book, educator-actor-playwright-director Elizabeth Hess offers systematic and original explorations in performance technique. This hybrid approach is a fusion of physical theater modalities culled from Western practices (Psycho-physical actio...
Acts of Manhood
Acts of Manhood
K. Kippola
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Exploring the performance of masculinity on and off the nineteenth-century American stage, this book looks at the shift from the passionate muscularity to intellectual restraint as not a linear journey toward national refinement; but a multitude of m...
Adorno and Performance
Adorno and Performance
W. Daddario; K....
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Adorno and Performance offers the first comprehensive examination of the vital role of performance within the philosophy of Theodor W. Adorno. Capacious in its ramifications for contemporary life, the term 'performance' here unlocks Adorno's dialecti...
Affirming the Absurd in Harold Pinter
Affirming the Absurd in Harold Pinter
Nanyang Univer...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Using Martin Esslin's "invention" - the Theatre of the Absurd - to examine Pinter's works, Wong brings the complexities and intricacies of the plays to the forefront, provoking readers and audiences to reconsider and problematize more conve...