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- HarperCollins Publishers 2012; US$ 25.99
For three generations the ABC's symphony orchestras were a jewel in the crown of Australian culture, allowing audiences to hear Rubenstein, tauber, Szell, Beecham, Schwarzkopf, Rostropovich and Klemperer in their primes, while providing career-long employment for Australia's own leading classical musicians. Much less well known is the fact that for... more...
Hey, Nietzsche! Leave them kids alone: The Romantic movement, rock and r oll, and the end of civilisation as we know itHarperCollins Publishers 2012; US$ 12.99
Hey! Nietzsche! Leave them Kids Alone! Why do goths wear black? Why do rock singers make that 'jesus' shape on stage? Why do songs about death and despair make us feel good? And why can't you get no satisfaction? According to Craig Schuftan, it all began about two hundred years ago. HEY, NIEtZSCHE! is the first book to uncover the hidden roots of rock... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 94.99
The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films covers virtually every horror film made in Japan from the past century to date. In addition to entries on productions, both major and modest, this encyclopedia also includes entries for notable directors, producers, and actors. Each film entry includes comprehensive details, situates the film in the context... more...
- OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2016; US$ 17.99
In these passionate and witty essays on the theatre, J B Priestley distills his experience as a playwright, producer, director and - just once - actor. Relishing the past, analysing the present, and predicting the future, he tells his own 'story of the theatre'. Published as a companion to Oberon's two volumes of Priestley's best plays, this new... more...
- Gyan Publishing House 2016; US$ 17.99
In her continuing quest, re-affirming the vision of India as an organic whole, Dr. Kapila Vatsyayan approaches the arts of Kerala both in their distinctive qualities and holistic dimension, which ideally represent the dynamics of Indian cultural processes. This monograph, based on the inaugural Parikshit Memorial Lecture delivered by Dr. Vatsyayan... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 240.00
The Routledge Companion to Jacques Lecoq presents a thorough overview and analysis of Jacques Lecoq's life, work and philosophy of theatre. Through an exemplary collection of specially commissioned chapters from leading writers, specialists and practitioners, it draws together writings and reflections on his pedagogy, his practice, and his influence... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 10.95
?All you have do is shut up and enjoy the hospitality.? Terry Harold Pinter ?s Party Time (1991) is an extraordinary distillation of the playwright?s key concerns. Pulsing with political anger, it marks a stepping stone on Pinter?s path from iconic dramatist of existential unease to Nobel Prize-winning poet of human rights. G. D. White situates... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 29.95
Stanislavski?s ?system? has dominated actor-training in the West since his writings were first translated into English in the 1920s and 30s. His systematic attempt to outline a psycho-physical technique for acting single-handedly revolutionized standards of acting in the theatre. Until now, readers and students have had to contend with inaccurate,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 47.95
The Stage Lives of Animals examines what it might mean to make theatre beyond the human. In this stunning collection of essays, Una Chaudhuri engages with the alternative modes of thinking, feeling, and making art offered by animals and animality, bringing insights from theatre practice and theory to animal studies as well as exploring what animal... more...
- Intellect Books Ltd 2003; US$ 25.00
An investigation of the fictional representations of the city in contemporary British and American television drama, assessing their political, sociological and cultural implications. The book draws on the following five key case studies for specific and detailed analysis: ? Queer as Folk ? Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City ? The Cops ? Homicide... more...