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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 45.95
This ground-breaking anthology is the first to be dedicated to assessing critically the role of the human sensorium in performance. Senses in Performance presents a multifaceted approach to the methodological, theoretical, practical and historical challenges facing the scholar and the artist. This volume examines the subtle actions of the... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. 2010; US$ 35.00
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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 90.00
Exploring the themes of the event, ephemerality and democracy that mark the encounter between performance and philosophy, this original study elaborates fresh perspectives on the experiences of undoing, fiasco and disaster that shadow both the both stage and everyday life. more...
- Dunham Books 2013; US$ 12.95
Many people don't realize how important local television programming is to a geographic market. Bob Bennett has long been known as a broadcasting visionary and helped mold local television into what it is today. Having begun his career in early television, he went on to become General Manager of WTTG in Washington, D.C., WNEW-TV in New York and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95
The Twentieth-Century Performance Reader has been the key introductory text to all types of performance for over fifteen years. Extracts from over fifty practitioners, critics and theorists from the fields of dance, drama, music, theatre and live art form an essential sourcebook for students, researchers and practitioners. This carefully revised... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 90.00
This project investigates the implications of technology on identity in embodied performance, opening up a forum of debate exploring the interrelationship of and between identities in performance practices and considering how identity is formed, de-formed, blurred and celebrated within diverse approaches to technological performance practice. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 138.00
New Visions in Performance features the work of twelve performers and academics who are concerned with the integration of digital technologies into theatrical performance. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.00
Exploring thirty years of work by The Centre for Performance Research (CPR), A Performance Cosmology explores the future challenges of performance and theatre through a diverse and fascinating series of interviews, testimonies and perspectives from leading international theatre practitioners and academics. Contributors include: Philip Auslander,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 41.95
Di Benedetto considers theatrical practice through the lens of contemporary neuroscientific discoveries in this provoking study, which lays the foundation for considering the physiological basis of the power of theatre practice to affect human behavior. He presents a basic summary of the ways that the senses function in relation to cognitive science... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 34.95
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...