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- Scarecrow Press 2007; US$ 59.99
This biography of the dancer, choreographer, and artist Rudolf Laban offers a biographical discussion presenting Laban as a pioneering figure of European expressionism and the founding father of modern dance, as well as an analysis of the significance of Laban as an important representative of expressionist Modernism. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
Transcending Boundaries: Writing for a Dual Audience of Children and Adults is a collection of essays on twentieth-century authors who cross the borders between adult and children's literature and appeal to both audiences. This collection of fourteen essays by scholars from eight countries constitutes the first book devoted to the art of crosswriting... more...
- Random House 2012; US$ 59.43
Alexander Barabanov, a key figure in the Russian dance world, has sifted through many thousands of photographs of dance to accumulate an extraordinary collection of pictures, ranging from historical ballet photographs to shocking avant-garde imagery. This work has been collected and edited to form an astonishing sequence. Rather than being... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 38.00
Das Potenzial von Choreographie und Architektur liegt im Entwerfen von Schauplätzen und Handlungsräumen. In dieser Hinsicht sind beide nicht als abgeschlossene Werke zu denken, sondern als dynamische Gefüge von Körpern und Räumlichkeit. Kirsten Maars Studie nimmt die choreographischen Arbeiten William Forsythes seit 2003 in den Blick und kontextualisiert... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 31.95
This edited collection charts the development of contemporary dance in Central and Eastern Europe since the literal and symbolic revolutions of 1989. Central Europe and the former Soviet Bloc countries were a major presence in dance ? particularly theatrical dance ? throughout the twentieth century. With the fragmentation of traditional structures... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 104.95
Through an analysis both broad and deep of primary and secondary sources, ethnography, iconography and current performance practice, this enquiry undertakes a critical approach to the history of kathak dance and presents new data about hereditary performing artists, gendered contexts and practices, and postcolonial cultural reclamation. The account... more...
- Gallery Books 2010; US$ 15.00
A heartwarming, in-depth portrait of the beloved star whose sensational performances in Dirty Dancing and Ghost seduced a generation, and whose courage in the face of illness captivated millions For almost thirty years, Patrick Swayze has been an American icon of masculinity and sex appeal, strong but sensitive, romantic yet dangerous. ... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2009; US$ 11.88
Better Late Than Never is the extraordinary true story of how a man born into poverty in London's East End went on to find stardom late in life when he was chosen to be head judge on BBC1's Strictly Come Dancing. Len Goodman tells all about his new-found fame, his experiences on Strictly Come Dancing , and also on the no.1 US show Dancing with... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 82.00
Nye presents a detailed and fascinating study of the influential eighteenth-century European theatrical form, the 'ballet d'action'. more...