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by Tim Prentki,Sheila Preston


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A book which examines the origins, principles and challenges of Theatre for Development, featuring a series of case studies by leading international figures and practitioners.

A book which examines the origins, principles and challenges of Theatre for Development, featuring a series of case studies by leading international figures and practitioners.

Sheila Preston, Tim Prentki. The Applied Theatre Reader is the first book to bring together new case studies of practice by leading practitioners and academics in the field and beyond, with classic source texts from writers such as Noam Chomsky, bell hooks, Mikhail Bakhtin, Augusto Boal, and Chantal Mouffe. This book divides the field into key themes, inviting critical interrogation of issues in applied theatre whilst also acknowledging the multi-disciplinary nature of its subject. This book divides the field into key themes, inviting critical interrogation of issues in applied theatre whilst also acknowledging the multi-disciplinary nature of its subject

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The Applied Theatre Reader. Tim Prentki, Sheila Preston. It crosses fields such as: theatre in educational settings.

Arsham Kuftinec and others published The Applied Theatre Reader. Transnational Theatre Histories. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015; pp. xix + 246, 25 illustrations.

Download Citation On Jun 1, 2011, Sonja Arsham Kuftinec and others published The Applied Theatre Reader.

The Applied Theatre Reader is a remarkable collection of theory . Prentki and Preston consider "transformation" as an overriding discourse of applied theatre.

The Applied Theatre Reader is a remarkable collection of theory, project testimonials, and creative writing about the kind of theatre that breaks the barriers of mainstream production in a wonderful variety of ways.

Tim Prentki and Sheila Preston, ed. Applied Theatre ReaderLondon: Routledge, 2008.

by Tim Prentki, Sheila Preston

by Tim Prentki, Sheila Preston. ISBN 9780415428866 (978-0-415-42886-6) Hardcover, Routledge, 2008. Find signed collectible books: 'The Applied Theatre Reader'. Founded in 1997, BookFinder. Coauthors & Alternates. Learn More at LibraryThing. Sheila Preston at LibraryThing.

The Applied Theatre Reader is the first book to bring together new case studies of practice by leading practitioners and academics in the field and beyond, with classic source texts from writers such as Noam Chomsky, bell hooks, Mikhail Bakhtin, Augusto Boal, and Chantal Mouffe.

This book divides the field into key themes, inviting critical interrogation of issues in applied theatre whilst also acknowledging the multi-disciplinary nature of its subject.

It crosses fields such as:

theatre in educational settings prison theatre community performance theatre in conflict resolution and reconciliation interventionist theatre theatre for development.

This collection of critical thought and practice is essential to those studying or participating in the performing arts as a means for positive change.


Comments: (2)

Cashoutmaster
Excellent
Dianantrius
Very good survey of case studies and short readings from core theorists. Well-suited to undergrads. Primarily a UK perspective (so step up, USA).
The Applied Theatre Reader download epub
Performing Arts
Author: Tim Prentki,Sheila Preston
ISBN: 0415428866
Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: Performing Arts
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (October 21, 2008)
Pages: 397 pages