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Performance for Resilience

Engaging Youth on Energy and Climate through Music, Movement, and Theatre

by Beth Osnes

<p>This book focuses on <em>Shine</em>, a musical performance about how energy, humanity, and climate are interrelated. Weaving together climate science and artistic expression, it results in a funny and powerful story spanning 300 million ...

ISBN: 9783319672892

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Performance Studies and Negative Epistemology

Performance Apophatics

by Claire Maria Chambers

<p>This book explores the intersection between apophaticism - negative theology - and performance. While apophaticism in literature and critical theory may have had its heyday in the heady debates about negative theology and deconstruction in ...

ISBN: 9781137520449

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Performativity in Art, Literature, and Videogames

by Darshana Jayemanne

<p>This book modifies the concept of performativity with media theory in order to build a rigorous method for analyzing videogame performances. Beginning with an interdisciplinary exploration of performative motifs in Western art and literary ...

ISBN: 9783319544519

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Performing Age in Modern Drama

by Valerie Barnes Lipscomb

<p>This book is the first to examine age across the modern and contemporary dramatic canon, from Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams to Paula Vogel and Doug Wright.  All ages across the life course are interpreted as performance and ...

ISBN: 9781137501691

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Performing Arts as High-Impact Practice

by Michelle Hayford & Susan Kattwinkel

<p>This book investigates how the performing arts in higher education nationally contribute to the “high impact practices,” as identified by the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU). Using the well-known map of the HIPs for ...

ISBN: 9783319729442

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Performing Exile

Foreign Bodies

by Judith Rudakoff

<p>Bringing together a range of perspectives to examine the full impact of political, socio-economic, or psychological experiences of exile, Performing Exile: Foreign Bodies presents an inclusive mix of voices from varied cultural and geographic

ISBN: 9781783208197

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Performing Korea

by Patrice Pavis

<p>This book offers an exploration of the intersection of Korean theatre practice with Western literary theatre. Gangnam Style, K-Pop, the Korean Wave : who hasn't heard of these recent Korean phenomena? Having spent two years in Korea as a ...

ISBN: 9781137444912

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Performing Neurology

The Dramaturgy of Dr Jean-Martin Charcot

by Jonathan W. Marshall

<p>This text provides a study of Jean-Martin Charcot, a founding figure in the history of neurology as a discipline and a colleague of Sigmund Freud. It argues that Charcot’s diagnostic and pedagogic models, explaining both how disease is ...

ISBN: 9781137517623

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Performing Process

Sharing Dance and Choreographic Practice

by Emma Meehan & Hetty Blades

<p>Choreographic process is increasingly examined, shared and discussed in a variety of academic, artistic and performative contexts. More than ever before, post-show discussions, artistic blogs, books, archives, seminars and sharings provide ...

ISBN: 9781783208968

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Performing Revolutionary

Art, Action, Activism

by Nicole Garneau

<p>The result of five years of practice-based creative research focused on Nicole Garneau’s UPRISING project, Performing Revolutionary presents a number of methods for the creation of politically charged interactive public events in the style of

ISBN: 9781783208913

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Peter Andre - Between Us

by Peter Andre

<p>With his easy charm, down-to-earth personality and natural good looks, it's no wonder that Peter Andre has legions of fans across the globe. Whilst once best known for producing chart-topping pop songs, selling millions of records worldwide ...

ISBN: 9781473542273

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Peter Pan Goes Wrong

by Jonathan Sayer, Mr Henry Lewis & Mr Henry Shields

<p><em>Tonight Neverland is fleshed out with plenty of plant life, certainly bettering 2011's production of</em> Jack and the Bean-Cactus. <em>So, with no further ado, please put your hands together for J.M. Barrie's Christmas classic</em>: ...

ISBN: 9781474291675

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Platform Papers 2: Survival of the Fittest

The Artist versus the Corporate World

by Christopher Latham

<span style="" >In the 1970s, 80% of arts funding went to individuals; today 80% goes to institutions. The arts are dominated by giant corporations that spend a growing percentage on administration. But, says Latham, the &quot;Titanics are ...

ISBN: 9780958121361

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Platform Papers 3: Trapped by the Past

Why our theatre is facing paralysis

by Julian Meyrick

<span style="" >In a groundbreaking assault on the present state of the performing arts, Meyrick argues that history is repeating itself and is leading to paralysis. Despite nearly 40 years of subsidy, and huge arts institutions, there are fewer

ISBN: 9780958121378

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps

Our artists' health and welfare

by Mark R. W. Williams

Some years ago, writes Mark Williams, an international cabaret performer was told by a sensible Australian aunt: 'All you'll have at the end is a scrapbook and some memories.' What is the risk reward path really like for Australian performance ...

ISBN: 9780994613097

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Platform Papers 8: Body for Hire

The state of dance in Australia

by Amanda Card

<span style="font family: 'Lucida Grande';" >Amanda Card argues the need to reinvigorate dance in Australia. She urges the need for radical change in the current structure of our dance companies, which should become entrepreneurs employing pools

ISBN: 9780975730140

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Platform Papers 9: What Price a Creative Economy

by Stuart Cunningham

<span style="font family: 'Lucida Grande';" >Stuart Cunningham, Director of the Brisbane Centre for Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation, proposes a new way of looking, not only at culture and creative expression, but also at what ...

ISBN: 9780975730157

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Play School Silly Songs And Rhymes

by Various Authors

Popular Play School presenters Trisha Goddard, John Hamblin and Monica Trapaga will delight young children as they bring to life some of the silliest and funniest rhymes and songs ever written. There are some much loved favourites – Three ...

ISBN: 9781489346704

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Play School Story Time

by Various Authors

A delightful new Play School series released for the very first time as an ABC Audiobook and featuring some of Australia’s much-loved celebrities as they snuggle up on the Story Time couch with the Play School toys and read a selection of ...

ISBN: 9781489415899

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Playable Bodies

Dance Games and Intimate Media

by Kiri Miller

<p>What happens when machines teach humans to dance? Dance video games transform players' experiences of popular music, invite experimentation with gendered and racialized movement styles, and present new possibilities for teaching, learning, ...

ISBN: 9780190257866

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