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  • Dance and Drama in French Baroque Operaby Rebecca Harris-Warrick

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 108.00 US$ 88.56

    Examining the evolving practices in music, librettos, choreographed dance, and staging throughout the history of French Baroque opera. more...

  • Dancers After Darkby Jordan Matter

    Workman Publishing Company 2016; US$ 15.95

    Dancers After Dark is an amazing celebration of the human body and the human spirit, as dancers, photographed nude and at night, strike poses of fearless beauty. Without a permit or a plan, Jordan Matter led hundreds of the most exciting dancers in the world out of their comfort zones?not to mention their clothes?to explore the most compelling... more...

  • Ungoverning Danceby Ramsay Burt

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 34.99 US$ 30.09

    Ungoverning Dance examines recent contemporary dance in continental Europe. Placing this in the context of neoliberalism and austerity, it argues that dancers are developing an ethico-aesthetic approach that uses dance practices as sites of resistance against dominant ideologies. It attests to the persistence of alternative ways of thinking and living. more...

  • Danser sa vie (Paris - 2012)by Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Présentée du 23 novembre 2011 au 2 avril 2012 au Centre Georges-Pompidou, Danser sa vie (sous-titrée Art et danse de 1900 à nos jours) fut une exposition sans précédent. Pour la première fois une institution muséale nationale consacrait une exposition entière à la danse... À PROPOS DE L?ENCYCLOPAEDIA UNIVERSALIS Reconnue mondialement pour la qualité... more...

  • Transmission in Motionby Maaike Bleeker

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    How can various technologies, from the more conventional to the very new, be used to archive, share and understand dance movement? How can they become part of new ways of creating dance? What does this tell us about the ways in which technology is part of how we make sense and think? Well-known choreographers and dance collectives including William... more...

  • British Dance: Black Routesby Christy Adair; Ramsay Burt

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    British Dance, Black Routes  is an outstanding collection of writings which re-reads the achievements of Black British dance artists, and places them within a broad historical, cultural and artistic context. Until now discussion of choreography by Black dance practitioners has been dominated by the work of African-American artists, facilitated... more...

  • Abidjan USAby Daniel B. Reed

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 34.99

    Daniel B. Reed integrates individual stories with the study of performance to understand the forces of diaspora and mobility in the lives of musicians, dancers, and mask performers originally from Côte d'Ivoire who now live in the United States. Through the lives of four Ivorian performers, Reed finds that dance and music, being transportable media,... more...

  • Baila Hacia El ÉXitoby Moshe A. Rasier

    DTS Publishing 2016; US$ 9.95

    Moshe A. Rasier, ignited by a passion for Latin dance, wanted to make a living doing something he loved. In time, he created a cruise ship adventure. Learn more about Rasier’s story and the story of his company, Aventura Dance Cruise (ADC), in Dance to Success.ÂThe catch is, once he grabs his dream, it isn’t what... more...

  • Peter Andre - Between Usby Peter Andre

    Transworld 2016; US$ 26.78

    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 and performing sell-out venues all over the world, in recent years he has shown himself to be a man of diverse... more...

  • The Encyclopedia of World Folk Danceby Mary Ellen Snodgrass

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 94.99

    The Encyclopedia of World Folk Dance offers the student, teacher, choreographer, historian, media critic, ethnographer, and general reader an overview of the evolution and social and religious significance of folk dance. more...