Theatre Histories

Written By Phillip B. Zarrilli
Theatre Histories
  • Publsiher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 March 2013
  • ISBN : 1134042949
  • Pages : 640 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Theatre Histories written by Phillip B. Zarrilli which was release on 07 March 2013, this book published by Routledge. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This new edition of the innovative and widely acclaimed Theatre Histories: An Introduction offers overviews of theatre and drama in many world cultures and periods together with case studies demonstrating the methods and interpretive approaches used by today's theatre historians. Completely revised and renewed in color, enhancements and new material include: a full-color text design with added timelines to each opening section a wealth of new color illustrations to help convey the vitality of performances described new case studies on African, Asian, and Western subjects a new chapter on modernism, and updated and expanded chapters and part introductions fuller definitions of terms and concepts throughout in a new glossary a re-designed support website offering links to new audio-visual resources, expanded bibliographies, approaches to teaching theatre and performance history, discussion questions relating to case studies and an online glossary.

Theatre Histories

Theatre Histories
  • Author : Phillip B. Zarrilli,Bruce McConachie,Gary Jay Williams,Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-03-07
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : This new edition of the innovative and widely acclaimed Theatre Histories: An Introduction offers overviews of theatre and drama in many world cultures and periods together with case studies demonstrating the methods and interpretive approaches used by today's theatre historians. Completely revised and renewed in color, enhancements and new material ...

Theatre Histories

Theatre Histories
  • Author : Bruce McConachie,Tobin Nellhaus,Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei,Tamara Underiner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-02-26
  • Total pages : 632
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : This thoroughly revised and updated third edition of the innovative and widely acclaimed Theatre Histories: An Introduction offers a critical overview of global theatre and drama, spanning a broad wealth of world cultures and periods. Bringing together a group of scholars from a diverse range of backgrounds to add fresh ...

Theatre Histories

Theatre Histories
  • Author : Phillip B. Zarrilli,Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei,Bruce McConachie,Professor in the Department of Drama Phillip B Zarrilli
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : Providing a clear journey through centuries of European, North and South American, African and Asian forms of theatre and performance, this introduction helps the reader think critically about this exciting field through fascinating yet plain-speaking essays and case studies....

Writing and Rewriting National Theatre Histories

Writing and Rewriting National Theatre Histories
  • Author : S.E. Wilmer
  • Publisher : University of Iowa Press
  • Release Date : 2009-11-01
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : Historians of theatre face the same temptations and challenges as other historians: they negotiate assumptions (their own and those of others) about national identity and national character; they decide what events and actors to highlight--or omit--and what framework and perspective to use for telling the story. Personal biases, trends in ...

Shakespeare in Stages

Shakespeare in Stages
  • Author : Christine Dymkowski,Christie Carson
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-03-25
  • Total pages : 324
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : The history of Shakespearean performance is very well served at its two extremes, with volumes providing a valuable historical overview of the subject and others concentrating on the performance history of a particular play. However, no individual volume provides an in-depth consideration of the stage histories of a number of ...

Mapping Global Theatre Histories

Mapping Global Theatre Histories
  • Author : Mark Pizzato
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : This textbook provides a global, chronological mapping of significant areas of theatre, sketched from its deepest history in the evolution of our brain's 'inner theatre' to ancient, medieval, modern, and postmodern developments. It considers prehistoric cave art and built temples, African trance dances, ancient Egyptian and Middle-Eastern ritual dramas, Greek ...

African Theatre

African Theatre
  • Author : James Gibbs,Femi Osofisan
  • Publisher : James Currey Limited
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 183
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : What kinds of documentation of performances exist - both of colonial and indigenous theatre and how may this range of documentation have affected how we read theatre history?...

Devised Performance in Irish Theatre

Devised Performance in Irish Theatre
  • Author : Siobhán O'Gorman,Charlotte McIvor
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Limited, International Academic Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-12-20
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : Devised Performance in Irish Theatre: Histories and Contemporary Practice is the first collection to focus exclusively on devised theatre throughout the island of Ireland by bringing together a range of perspectives from both academics and practitioners. It situates the histories and contemporary practice of devised performance in the Irish theatre, ...

Theatre survey

Theatre survey
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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The Musical World

The Musical World
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1864
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Theatre History Studies

Theatre History Studies
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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TDR

TDR
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Theatre Notebook

Theatre Notebook
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1960
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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British Theatre and Performance 1900 1950

British Theatre and Performance 1900 1950
  • Author : Rebecca D'Monte
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-02-26
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : British theatre from 1900 to 1950 has been subject to radical re-evaluation with plays from the period setting theatres alight and gaining critical acclaim once again; this book explains why, presenting a comprehensive survey of the theatre and how it shaped the work that followed. Rebecca D'Monte examines how the emphasis upon ...

Popular Political Theatre and Performance

Popular Political Theatre and Performance
  • Author : Julie Salverson
  • Publisher : Critical Perspectives on Canad
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 215
  • ISBN : 1134042949
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Summary : "The work explored by the authors in this volume is courageous, flawed, hopeful, pragmatic and above all available: to what David Diamond calls a `piercing through, going over, under, around the culture of monologue that surrounds us'... to `the poetry in the speech of ordinary people' (Brookes). All of those ...