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  • Performanceby Ronald J Pelias

    Left Coast Press 2014; US$ 94.00

    Performance uses the alphabet as an organizational device to present a series of short pieces that approach performance from multiple perspectives and various compositional strategies. Pelias?s essays, poetry, dialogue, personal narratives, quick speculations, and other literary genres explore the key themes in this field, encapsulating the essence... more...

  • The Twentieth-Century Performance Readerby Teresa Brayshaw; Noel Witts

    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...

  • The Art of Governanceby Nancy Roche; Jaan Whitehead

    Theatre Communications Group 2013; US$ 24.95

    A practical guide for nonprofit organizations. more...

  • The Cycleby Michael M. Kaiser; Brett E. Egan

    Brandeis University Press 2013; US$ 26.99

    Offers practical advice, based on the notion of a "family" of supporters, for managing healthy arts organizations more...

  • WCVB-TV Bostonby Robert Bennett; Dennis Richard

    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...

  • A Performance Cosmologyby Judie Christie; Richard Gough; Daniel Peter Watt

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    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...

  • Identity, Performance and Technologyby Susan Broadhurst; Josephine Machon

    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...

  • The Senses in Performanceby Sally Banes; Andre Lepecki

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    The first anthology dedicated to critically assess the role of the human sensorium in performance ? from ritual to theatre, from dance to architecture. The anthology gathers original essays by leading international scholars and artists. more...

  • Funny Businessby Jeff Silverman; Drew Tapley

    Gildan Media Corporation 2011; US$ 12.99

    For the last twenty-five years, Jeff Silverman has been the President of Yuk Yuk's comedy club: one of the world's largest stand-up comedy chains. With a career spanning more than forty years, Jeff has helped launch the careers of Jim Carey, Howie Mandel and Russell Peters, and started his business career with the 99-cent Roxy Theatre back in the '70s,... more...

  • A Pathognomy of Performanceby Simon Bayly

    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...