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Dance & other performing arts books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Dance & other performing arts category. Presented with a red border are the Dance & other performing arts books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Animism in Art and Performance by Chris Braddock Animism in Art and Performance

This book explores Maori indigenous and non-indigenous scholarship corresponding with the term `animism'. Janine Randerson and sound artist Rachel Shearer consider the sun as animate with mauri (life force), while Anna Gibb explores life in the algorithm.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/11/2017

Performance and Civic Engagement by Ananda Breed Performance and Civic Engagement

Taking a multidisciplinary approach, it tracks across the overlapping discourses of politics, cultural geography and performance, investigating how and why physical and digital spaces can be analysed and utilised to develop new art forms that challenge traditional notions of how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Embodied Performance as Applied Research, Art and Pedagogy by Julie-Ann Scott Embodied Performance as Applied Research, Art and Pedagogy

This book follows a physically disabled researcher's journey from stigmatized embodiment on her way to creating accessible storytelling performances. These unique performances function not only as traditional, peer-reviewed forms of critical qualitative research, but also as `narrative teaching productions' that...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Hero or Villain? Essays on Dark Protagonists of Television by Abigail G. Scheg Hero or Villain? Essays on Dark Protagonists of Television

One dimensional television characters are a thing of the past - today's shows feature intricate storylines and well developed characters. Protagonists are not categorically good, antagonists often have relatable good sides. These essays examines the complex characters in Orange Is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/10/2017

Encyclopedia of Television Shows A Comprehensive Supplement, 2011-2016 by Vincent Terrace Encyclopedia of Television Shows A Comprehensive Supplement, 2011-2016

TV series broadcast between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2016 are chronicled here in the first supplement to Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925-2010. In addition to covering the major broadcast networks (ABC, CBS, the CW, Fox and NBC) many...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/10/2017

Multiverse - Art, Dance, Design, Technology: The Emergent Creation by Anna Yudina Multiverse - Art, Dance, Design, Technology: The Emergent Creation

Multiverse presents a new kind of theater, one in which dancers, choreographers, musicians, designers, artists, architects, and even scientists collaborate to create extraordinary multisensory, mind-expanding experiences. Centered on the avant-garde film Gravitation: Variation in Time and Space, starring Diana Vishneva,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/09/2017

Theatre, Social Media, and Meaning Making by Bree Hadley Theatre, Social Media, and Meaning Making

This book offers the first broad-based survey of the way artists, audiences and society at large are making use of social media, and how the emergence of social media platforms that allow two-way interaction between these groups has been held...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Unfolding Spectatorship Shifting Political, Ethical and Intermedial Positions by Christel Stalpaert Unfolding Spectatorship Shifting Political, Ethical and Intermedial Positions


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2017

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Theatre, Performance and Change by Stephani Etheridge Woodson Theatre, Performance and Change

This book works to 'make change strange' from and for the field of theatre and performance studies. Growing from the idea that change is an under-interrogated category that over-determines theatre and performance as an artistic, social, educational, and material practice,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Choreographing the Airport Field Notes from the Transit Spaces of Global Mobility by Justine Shih Pearson Choreographing the Airport Field Notes from the Transit Spaces of Global Mobility

? This book investigates the global hub airport as an exemplar of cosmopolitan culture and space. A machine made for movement, itself perched at the crossroads of the world's incessant mobility, the airport is both a symbol of and stage...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Mesearch and the Performing Body by Mark Edward Mesearch and the Performing Body

Through the innovative practice of 'mesearch', in which the author is both theoriser and theorised, this study delivers a personal, creative narration, combining reflections and emotions in relation to self and performance.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

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