394 books (20 pages) in this category

"The Ballet Companion: A Dancer's Guide to the Technique, Traditions and Joy of Ballet "

by Eliza Gaynor Minden

ISBN: 9780743264075

Binding: Hardback


AC/DC: Maximum Rock N Roll

by Arnaud Durieux

Who knew when the Young family emigrated from Glasgow to Sydney in the early sixties that the family's youngest lads would go on to lead one of the world's most loved and respected rock bands? Who knew that some of their biggest fans would end ...

ISBN: 9780732283834

Binding: Paperback


AC/DC: Maximum Rock N Roll - Revised Edition

by Arnaud Durieux

The definitive book on AC/DC, this edition is fully revised and updated, with two new chapters, just in time for the Australian leg of the AC/DC world tour in November. Two hundred million albums ago, AC/DC were delivering unforgettable ...

ISBN: 9781460751480

Binding: Paperback


Acting and Being

Explorations in Embodied Performance

by Elizabeth Hess

<div>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 ...

ISBN: 9781349951062

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Acts of Activism

Human Rights as Radical Performance

by D. Soyini Madison

This book was first published in 2010. Madison presents the neglected yet compelling and necessary story of local activists in South Saharan Africa who employ modes of performance as tactics of resistance and intervention in their day-to-day ...

ISBN: 9780511739545

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Adapting War Horse

Cognition, the Spectator, and a Sense of Play

by Toby Malone & Chris Jackman

<p>This book analyses the success and adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s novel <i>War Horse</i> to stage, radio, live events, and feature film, in different cultures, on tours, and in translation. </p><p><br></p><p>In under a decade, <i>War ...

ISBN: 9781137594754

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Adorno and Modern Theatre

The Drama of the Damaged Self in Bond, Rudkin, Barker and Kane

by K. Gritzner

Adorno and Modern Theatre explores the drama of Edward Bond, David Rudkin, Howard Barker and Sarah Kane in the context of the work of leading philosopher Theodor W. Adorno (1903-1969). The book engages with key principles of Adorno's aesthetic ...

ISBN: 9781137534477

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Akram Khan

Dancing New Interculturalism

by Dr Royona Mitra

<SPAN style="FONT-STYLE: italic">Akram Khan: Dancing New Interculturalism</SPAN> analyses the relationship between this seminal British-Asian choreographer's complex identity-positions and his art through the lens of 'new interculturalism'. ...

ISBN: 9781137393678

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The Inside Story

by Alan Carr

<p><b></b><br><b>***If you loved Alan's first memoir - <i>Look Who It Is!</i> - then his follow-up, Alanatomy, will take you further into the hilarious and bizarre world of the country's favourite chatty man.***</b></p><p><b>'As laugh out loud ...

ISBN: 9781405920506

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Albion's Dance

British Ballet during the Second World War

by Karen Eliot

When the Second World War broke out, ballet in Britain was only a few decades old. Few had imagined that it would establish roots in a nation long thought to be unresponsive to dance. Nevertheless, the war proved to be a boon for ballet dancers,

ISBN: 9780190622428

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All Joking Aside

American Humor and Its Discontents

by Rebecca Krefting

<P>In this examination of stand-up comedy, Rebecca Krefting establishes a new genre of comedic production, "charged humor," and charts its pathways from production to consumption. Some jokes are tears in the fabric of our beliefs—they challenge ...

ISBN: 9781421414317

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Alla Osipenko

Beauty and Resistance in Soviet Ballet

by Joel Lobenthal

<em>Alla Osipenko</em> is the gripping story of one of history's greatest ballerinas, a courageous rebel who paid the price for speaking truth to the Soviet State. She studied with Agrippina Vaganova, the most revered and influential of all ...

ISBN: 9780190253721

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Ancient Egyptian Dances


Dancing was important to the ancient Egyptians. One of the few books available in English on this topic, this carefully researched, profusely illustrated work investigates the origins, nature and role of dance in Egyptian culture. Features 80 ...

ISBN: 9780486409061

Binding: Paperback


Anna Halprin

Dance - Process - Form

by Ursula Schorn, Ronit Land & Gabriele Wittmann

Anna Halprin is a world-famous theatre artist and early pioneer in the expressive arts healing movement. This book explores her personal growth as a dancer and choreographer and the development of her therapeutic and pedagogical approach. The ...

ISBN: 9780857008510

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Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill's Wild West


ISBN: 9780486241203

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Anti-War Theatre After Brecht

Dialectical Aesthetics in the Twenty-First Century

by Lara Stevens

<p>Examining the ways in which contemporary Western theatre protests against the ‘War on Terror’, this book analyses six twenty-first century plays that respond to the post-9/11 military operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Palestine. The plays ...

ISBN: 9781137538888

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by Maggie Clunie

ISBN: 9781408504192

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Aristophanes: Frogs and Other Plays

A new verse translation, with introduction and notes

by Aristophanes

Aristophanes is the only surviving representative of Greek Old Comedy, an exuberant form of festival drama which flourished in Athens during the fifth century BC. One of the most original playwrights in the entire Western tradition, his comedies

ISBN: 9780191066245

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Art of Pantomime


""This book should interest film actors, directors, and scenario writers ... besides several chapters on the possibilities of silent drama it contains what is probably our largest and most accurate collection of drawings illustrating emotional ...

ISBN: 9780486428574

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Audrey and Givenchy

A Fashion Love Affair

by Cindy De La Hoz

ISBN: 9780762460175

Binding: Hardback