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An Introduction to the Theatre

Claudia Billings

An Introduction to the Theatre

The Work of Many Magicians

by Claudia Billings

  • 170 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Kendall Hunt Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11092351M
    ISBN 100787296724
    ISBN 109780787296728

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An Introduction to Theatre and Drama 1st Edition by McGraw-Hill (Author) ISBN Author: McGraw-Hill. An Introduction to the Art of Theatre This semester-long, introductory theatre textbook is highly readable and created specifically to instill a strong interest in theatre.

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Filled with detailed explanations, captivating illustrations, and entertaining trivia, this clearly written, lively, and uniquely-designed book is a first-of-its-kind introduction to the world of the Theatre, from the box office to backstage, and beyond/5(41).

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-- Classic drama -- Medieval to modern drama -- Modern drama: entertainment and established faith -- Modern drama: realism and faith in man -- Modern drama: disillusionment and loss of faith -- Dramatic theory and criticism -- Directing -- Acting -- Costuming and make-up -- Theatre architecture -- Scenic design -- The.

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live theatre. Which is justification enough for a book like this. This book tries to treat the basics of modern theatre, to raise at least some contemporary ideas, problems, concerns, but the subject is so colossal it cannot claim the last word even on the basics. attemptstoaddressissues in the theatre of.

The purpose of Introduction to Theatre is to increase students' understanding, appreciation, and critical perceptions of the theatrical event. so the "book" consists almost entirely of the lyrics).

You may purchase your own copies of these plays, or you may borrow them from a library. (shown on the first page of your Quick-Start. Theatrical Worlds covers the necessary material that can be found in comparable introduction to theatre textbooks.

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With minimal, but meaningful, extension of discussion and the addition of visual examples, this book could be invaluable with this level of access/5(8). In this book Brian Crow and Chris Banfield provide an introduction to post-colonial theatre by concentrating on the work of major dramatists from the Third World and Author: Brian Crow, Chris Banfield.

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It provides an introduction to a specific genre of Chinese theatre. Peking Opera is a multi-media art form featuring spoken verse, songs, dance, music, acrobats, etc. Calling it opera is probably more accurate.3/5.

As an introduction to theatre theory this book is a pleasure to read, and what's more - it is understandable. So many authors of these type of books write with their head in the clouds, flexing their vocabulary muscles so much that it becomes a bore to read.

No so with this. It is a well focused down to earth book that gets to the by:. Book Overview. Focusing on the collaborative and creative processes that go into productions, Stephanie Arnold introduces students to the theatre through the plays themselves and people who write them, create them, and act in them/5(2).An Introduction to Post-Colonial Theatre - by Brian Crow March Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection.

An Introduction to Post-Colonial Theatre. Brian Crow, Chris Banfield; Online ISBN: This introductory text places the students at the center of theatrical creation and provides coverage of the broad range of contemporary theatre.

The Creative Spirit includes complete scripts of five plays: August Wilson's Joe Turner's Come and Gone, Wakako Yamauchi's And the Soul Shall Dance, Tony Kushner's Angels in America, Milcha Sanchez Scott's Dog Lady, and .