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  • Booking and Tour Management for the Performing Artsby Rena Shagan

    Allworth Press 2001; US$ 24.95

    This third edition of Booking and Tour Management for the Performing Arts has been updated to include information about the revolutionary new ways that performers, managers, and presenters are using the Internet to transform the business of booking live performing events. Special chapters by outside experts provide in-depth information about what... more...

  • Community Performance: An Introductionby Petra Kuppers

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 38.95

    Community Performance: An Introduction is a comprehensive and accessible practice-based primer for students and practitioners of community arts, dance and theatre. It is both a classroom-friendly textbook and a handbook for the practitioner, perfectly answering the needs of a field where teaching is orientated around practice. Offering a toolkit... more...

  • Making a Performanceby Emma Govan; Helen Nicholson; Katie Normington

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 41.95

    Making a Performance traces innovations in devised performance from early theatrical experiments in the twentieth-century to the radical performances of the twenty-first century. This introduction to the theory, history and practice of devised performance explores how performance-makers have built on the experimental aesthetic traditions of the... more...

  • Performing Arts Managementby Jessica Bathurst; Tobie S. Stein

    Allworth Press 2010; US$ 50.00

    Do you know what it takes to manage a performing arts organization today? In this comprehensive volume, more than 100 managers of top nonprofit and commercial venues share their winning strategies. * Financial management, building a funding base, labor relations, much more * Explores the realities of running a performing arts organization today ... more...

  • The Transformative Power of Performanceby Erika Fischer-Lichte

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 40.95

    In this book, Erika Fischer-Lichte traces the emergence of performance as 'an art event' in its own right. In setting performance art on an equal footing with the traditional art object, she heralds a new aesthetics. The peculiar mode of experience that a performance provokes ? blurring distinctions between artist and audience, body and mind, art... more...

  • Musical Performanceby John Rink

    Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 32.00

    This accessible guide unravels the complexities of musical performance for students, teachers and performers at all levels. more...

  • Representation and Identity from Versailles to the Presentby Alan Sikes

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 98.00

    Sikes traces the shifting role of performance in the fashioning of subjectivity from the Modern to the Postmodern eras. The book joins history and historiography and is grounded in a body of research about varied performance subjects from court dance, ballet, opera, festivals, celebrations, propaganda films, Hollywood movies to reality TV. more...

  • The Art of Governanceby Nancy Roche; Jaan Whitehead

    Theatre Communications Group 2013; US$ 24.95

    A practical guide for nonprofit organizations. more...

  • The Art of the Turnaroundby Michael M. Kaiser

    Brandeis University Press 2009; US$ 25.99

    Practical advice (supported by extensive case studies) for fixing troubled arts organizations more...

  • Business of Entertainment, Theby Robert Sickels

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 330.00

    We love to be entertained. And today's technology makes that easier than ever. Listen to tunes while working out? No problem. Watch a movie on your cell phone? Can do. Get 450 channels of digital entertainment bounced off a satellite and into your vehicle?even while traveling through empty wastelands? Simple. But behind these experiences is a complex... more...