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. Ed(s): Harpin, Anna; Nicholson, Helen - Performance and Participation - 9781137393173 - V9781137393173
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Performance and Participation

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Description for Performance and Participation Hardcover. This edited collection gathers together leading voices in theatre and performance studies to debate the politics of participation across a range of performative forms - community theatre, live art, applied theatre, one-to-one performance and marathon running - and to find points of connection between them. Editor(s): Harpin, Anna; Nicholson, Helen. Num Pages: 244 pages, 20 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 3JM; ANF; ASZ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 16. Weight in Grams: 540.
This edited collection gathers together leading voices in theatre and performance studies to debate the politics of participation and find points of connection across a range of performative forms - including community theatre, live art, applied theatre, one-to-one performance and marathon running. Arranged in three sections, 'Recognising Participation', 'Labours of Participation', and 'Authoring Participation', the book raises productive questions about how and why audiences are encouraged to participate in creating the artistic work. This intersection, the authors suggest, blurs the boundaries between producer and consumer, promising modes of engagement that are at once political, social and aesthetic. ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
244
Condition
New
Number of Pages
244
Place of Publication
, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781137393173
SKU
V9781137393173
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About . Ed(s): Harpin, Anna; Nicholson, Helen
Anna Harpin is Associate Professor of Theatre and Performance at the University of Warwick, UK, and is also a theatre maker with her company Idiot Child. Helen Nicholson is Professor of Theatre and Performance at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK, where she specialises in applied and participatory theatre and contemporary performance.

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