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Theatre & Performance in Small Nations

by Steve Blandford Intellect (January 28, 2013)

Many commentators have routinely referred to theatre and, to an extent, all forms of live performance as particularly appropriate to the discussion of national identity. Put simply, the act of live performance...

Dance, Disability and Law

by Sarah Whatley, Charlotte Waelde & Shawn Harmon Intellect (June 01, 2018)

This edited collection is the first book to that focus on the intersection between dance, disability and law. Bringing together a range of writers from different disciplines, this volume considers the question...

Performing Exile

by Judith Rudakoff Intellect (November 01, 2017)

Bringing together a range of perspectives to examine the full impact of political, socio-economic, or psychological experiences of exile, Performing Exile: Foreign Bodies presents an inclusive mix of voices...

One Hundred Years of Futurism

by John London Intellect (January 01, 2018)

One hundred years after the publication of the founding manifesto of Futurism, there is a need to reassess the whole movement from its Italian roots to its international ramifications. In wide-ranging essays...

The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960–2000

by Christian Long Intellect (October 05, 2017)

The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960-2000 combines digital cartography with close readings of representative films to write a history of twentieth century Hollywood narrative cinema at the intersection...

The Sensible Stage

by Bridget Crone Intellect (July 01, 2017)

The Sensible Stage is a collection of essays exploring the use of live performance and moving image in contemporary art practice. It engages with a global phenomenon in which elements from theatre and cinema...

Plays in Time

by Karen Malpede Intellect (October 01, 2017)

This is an anthology of four plays set during seminal events from the late 20th Century to the present: the Bosnian war and rape camps; the invasion and occupation of Iraq and Israel’s 2006 bombardment of...

Magnet Theatre: Three Decades of Making Space

by Mark Lewis Intellect (February 15, 2016)

Cape Town’s Magnet Theatre has been a positive force in South African theatre for three decades, a crucial space for theatre, education, performance, and community throughout a turbulent period in South African...

Zapolska’s Women

by Teresa Murjas Intellect (January 01, 2009)

This groundbreaking book contains the first English language translations of three plays by Polish playwright, actress and journalist Gabriela Zapolska. They were initially performed in fin-de-siecle, partitioned...

Walking, Writing and Performance

by Roberta Mock Intellect (January 01, 2009)

This collection charts three projects by performance-makers who generate autobiographical writing by taking walks. It includes performance texts and photographs, as well as essays by the artists that discuss...

Diasporas of Australian Cinema

by Catherine Simpson, Renata Murawska & Anthony Lambert Intellect (May 14, 2014)

Diasporas of Australian Cinema is the first volume to focus exclusively on diasporic hybridity and cultural diversity in Australian filmmaking over the past century.Topics include post-war documentaries and...

Theatre, Time and Temporality: Melting Clocks and Snapped Elastics

by David Ian Rabey Intellect (September 01, 2016)

Theatre, Time and Temporality is the first book-length exploration of the subject of temporality within theatre and performance. David Ian Rabey brings in sources ranging from medieval and Renaissance theatre...

Research-based Theatre: An Artistic Methodology

by George Belliveau Intellect (September 01, 2016)

Research-based Theatre aims to present research in a way that is compelling and captivating, connecting with viewers on imaginative and intellectual levels at the same time. The editors bring together scholars...

Theatre for Children in Hospital: The Gift of Compassion

by Persephone Sextou Intellect (September 08, 2016)

Recent decades have seen a new appreciation develop for Applied Theatre and the role of art in arts-based activities in healthcare. This book looks specifically at the place of theatre for children who are hospitalized,...

Irish Drama in Poland

by Barry Keane Intellect (August 01, 2016)

With a forword by Michael Cronin. Irish Drama in Poland is the first book to broadly assess Irish drama’s impact on both Poland’s theatrical world and its cultural and literary heritage in the twentieth...

Theatrical Reality: Space, Embodimnet and Empathy in Performance

by Campbell Edinborough Intellect (September 01, 2016)

Performance, dramaturgy, and scenography are often explored in isolation, but in Theatrical Reality, Campbell Edinborough describes their connectedness in order to investigate how the experience of reality is...

Mindful Movement:The Evolution of the Somatic Arts and Conscious Action

by Martha Eddy Intellect (September 10, 2016)

In Mindful Movement, exercise physiologist, somatic therapist, dance educator and advocate Martha Eddy uses original interviews, case studies and practice-led research to define the origins of a new holistic...

JARMAN (all this maddening beauty) and other plays

by Caridad Svich Intellect (April 01, 2016)

JARMAN (all this maddening beauty) and other plays is a collection of three radically poetic works for live performance by OBIE award–winning playwright Caridad Svich. The playtexts include a lyrical meditation...

The Trustus Plays: The Hammerstone, Drift, Holy Ghost

by Jon Tuttle Intellect (February 01, 2009)

The Trustus Plays is an intriguing collection of three full-length plays by US playwright Jon Tuttle. The Hammerstone (1994) is an academic comedy about two professors aging gracelessly; Drift (1998) is a dark...

Russia, Freaks and Foreigners: Three Performance Texts

by James MacDonald Intellect (August 01, 2008)

Russia, Freaks and Foreigners is a collection of three thematically linked plays set against the backdrop of a fractured, post-Soviet Russian society. Written by acclaimed playwright James MacDonald, who is...

Futures of Chinese Cinema: Technologies and Temporalities in Chinese Screen Cultures

by Khoo Olivia & Sean Metzger Intellect (September 01, 2009)

With the burgeoning interest in Chinese film, this interdisciplinary collection investigates how new technologies, changing production constraints and shifting viewing practices have shaped perceptions of Chinese...

Beauty and the Beast: Italianness in British Cinema

by Elisabetta Girelli Intellect (June 01, 2009)

Recent years have seen an increased interest in issues of national identity and representation, and cinema is a major medium where strands and layers of representational systems come together in cross-cultural...

Dramaturging Personal Narratives: Who am I and Where is Here?

by Judith Rudakoff Intellect (February 01, 2015)

How do people identify, locate, or express home? Displaced, exiled, colonized, and disenfranchised people the world over grapple with this question.Dramaturging Personal Narratives explores the relationship...

Applied Theatre: International Case Studies and Challenges for Practice

by Connolly Maeve & Monica Prendergast Intellect (December 09, 2009)

Theatre practice and applied theatre are areas of growing international interest. Applied Theatre is the first study to assist practitioners and students to develop critical frameworks for planning and implementing...

Sensing the City Through Television

by Peter Billingham Intellect (January 01, 2003)

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...

Theatre and Consciousness: Explanatory Scope and Future Potential

by Daniel Meyer-Dinkgrafe Intellect (May 01, 2005)

For the last ten to fifteen years, many disciplines of scholarship have been involved in the study of consciousness, often on an interdisciplinary basis. They include philosophy, neurosciences, psychology, physics...