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World AIDS Day Screening: Reza Abdoh

Digital Reference: EF5382 | Type: Digital File

Documentation of the event which featured a screening of Theatre Visionary, a documentary about Abdoh, as well as a discussion with film’s director Adam Soch and director and academic Alyson Campbell.

Evolutionary Dreams

Author: Marcia B. Siegel | Reference: A0787 | Type: Article

On Meredith Monk.

To All Appearances: Ideology and Performance

Author: Herbert Blau | Reference: P3507 | ISBN: 978-0415013659 | Type: Publication

 The author's concerns – which include the social meaning of illusion and the cultural manifestation of power – take the reader from Eleanora Duse to Laurie Anderson; from the puppet theatre of Kleist to Kantor's theatre of the dead; and from the Kutiyattam temple dancers in Kerala to Womanhouse in Los Angeles.

Collaborative Theatre: The Theatre du Soleil Sourcebook

Editor: David Williams | Reference: P3312 | ISBN: 978-0415086066 | Type: Publication

The first in-depth sourcebook in English on the compant, providing first-hand accounts of the development of its collectivist practices and ideals.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Creating by Annotating: The director’s notebooks of Jan Fabre and Jan Lauwers

Author: Timmy De Laet, Edith Cassiers & Luk Van Den Dries | Reference: A0717 | Type: Article

Reversing the common understanding of annotation as a posterior act of adding information to already existing sources, this article argues that annotation also serves as a pre-performance procedure facilitating artistic creation.

The Regenerative Ruination of Romeo Castellucci

Author: Timmy De Laet and Edith Cassiers | Reference: A0722 | Type: Article

This article proposes an expanded understanding of Romeo Castellucci's radical performance work as a genuine theatre of ruins.

Pina Bausch: The Biography

Author: Marion Meyer | Reference: P3158 | ISBN: 9781783199891 | Type: Publication

The first-ever biography in English the most influential performer and choreographer of the 20th century.

Theatre and History

Author: Rebecca Schneider | Reference: P3017 | ISBN: 978-0230246614 | Type: Publication

This provocative book meets the supposedly 'live' practices of performance and the 'no-longer-live' historical past at their own dangerous crossroads. Focussing on the 'and' of the title, it addresses the tangled relations between the terms, practices, ideas, and aims embedded in these compatriot – but often oppositional – arts and acts of time.

The Only Way Home Is Through the Show: Performance Work of Lois Weaver

Editor: Lois Weaver and Jen Harvie | Reference: P2847 | ISBN: 978-1-78320-534-9 | Type: Publication

The book explores Weaver's collaborative work with Split Britches and Spiderwoman as well as her solo projects, performance interventions, and work as a facilitator, teacher, and as Tammy WhyNot.

Unblancing Acts: Foundations for a Theatre

Author: Richard Foreman | Editor: Ken Jordan | Reference: P2090 | Type: Publication

A selection of essays and plays, including ‘The Cure’, ‘Film Is Evil: Radio Is Good’, ‘Symphony of Rats’, “What Did He See?’ and ‘Lava’, foreward by Peter Sellars.