Book Review: ‘The Live Art Almanac’ and ‘Programme Notes: Case Studies for Locating Experimental The

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Contemporary Theatre Review: Among the books reviewed are: ‘Out of Now: The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh’ by Adrian Heathfield and Tehching Hsieh, ‘Programme Notes: Case Studies for Locating Experimental Theatre’ edited by Daniel Brine and Lois Keidan, and The Live Art Almanac edited by Daniel Brine. Find in misc. articles folder 2

Artist / Author Beth Hoffmann
Reference A0376
Date 2009
Journal Contemporary Theatre Review
Journal date 1905-07-01
Journal page pp. 494-504

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