Playing Culture

Conventions and Extensions of Performance

Edited by Vicki Ann Cremona, Rikard Hoogland, Gay Morris and Willmar Sauter

Status: 
€69,00
$85.00
ISBN13: 
9789042037908
Publication Date: 
January 2014
Format: 
Paperback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
291 pp.
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ISSN: 
1871-8736
Volume: 
8

Edited by Emer O'Toole, Concordia University, Andrea Pelegrí Kristić, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile / Paris Ouest Nanterre la Défense and Stuart Young, University of Otago

Ethical Exchanges in Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy examines the ethics of specific artistic practices. The book highlights the significant continuities between translation, adaptation, and dramaturgy; it considers the ethics of spectatorship; and it identifies the tightly interwoven...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346338
Expected: 
August 2017
€100,00
$116.00

Edited by Dominic Symonds and Pamela Karantonis

The Legacy of Opera: Reading Music Theatre as Experience and Performance is the first volume in a series of books compiled by the Music Theatre Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research. The series explores the widening of the meaning of the term “music theatre” to...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042036918
Publication date: 
January 2013
€75,00
$93.00

Edited by Kene Igweonu

Trends in Twenty-First Century African Theatre and Performance is a collection of regionally focused articles on African theatre and performance. The volume provides a broad exploration of the current state of African theatre and performance and considers the directions they are taking in the...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042033863
Publication date: 
January 2011
€125,00
$154.00

Edited by Hans van Maanen, Andreas Kotte and Anneli Saro

Global Changes - Local Stages investigates the relationships between what happened the last twenty years on the ‘world stage’ and how theatre life developed on the local level. ...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042026124
Publication date: 
January 2009
€141,00
$174.00

Edited by Susan C. Haedicke, Deirdre Heddon, Avraham Oz and E.J. Westlake

Political Performances: Theory and Practice emerges from the work of the Political Performances Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research/Fédération Internationale pour la Recherche de Théâtrale. The collection of essays strives to interrogate definitions and expand...
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042026063
Publication date: 
January 2009
€102,00
$125.00

Edited by Temple Hauptfleisch, Shulamith Lev-Aladgem, Jacqueline Martin, Willmar Sauter and Henri Schoenmakers

Throughout the world festivals are growing – in numbers, in size, in significance – and serve as spaces where aesthetic encounters, religious and political celebrations, economic investments and public entertainment can take place. In this sense, festivals are theatrical events....
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042022218
Publication date: 
January 2007
€89,00
$110.00

Edited by Freda Chapple and Chiel Kattenbelt

Intermediality: the incorporation of digital technology into theatre practice, and the presence of film, television and digital media in contemporary theatre is a significant feature of twentieth-century performance. Presented here for the first time is a major collection of essays, written by...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042016293
Publication date: 
January 2006
€72,00
$89.00

Edited by Vicki Ann Cremona, Peter Eversmann, Hans van Maanen, Willmar Sauter and John Tulloch

Theatrical Events. Borders, Dynamics and Frames is written to develop the concept of ‘Eventness’ in Theatre Studies. The book as a whole stresses the importance of understanding theatre performances as aesthetic-communicative encounters of a wide range of agents and aspects. The Theatrical Event...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042010680
Publication date: 
January 2004
€112,00
$139.00