all ebooks in category: Performing Arts History & Criticism

The Theatre and Its Double
English | July 6, 2017 | ISBN: 1847493327 | PDF | 160 pages | 2.7 MB

First published in 1938, The Theatre and Its Double is a collection of essays detailing Antonin Artaud’s radical theories on drama and theatre, which he …

All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago
English | September 16th, 2019 | ISBN: 0190651792 | 272 pages | EPUB | 4.06 MB

In 1975, the Broadway musical Chicago brought together a host of memes and myths - the gleefully subversive character of American musical comedy, the reckless …

Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black Diasporic Identity
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0822345854, 0822346036 | 408 pages | PDF | 4,5 MB

Slaves to Fashion is a pioneering cultural history of the black dandy, from his emergence in Enlightenment England to his contemporary incarnations in the cosmopolitan …

«The Nation's Stage: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts» by Michael Dolan
English | ISBN: 9781451667684 | EPUB | 7.7 MB

“There is a connection, hard to explain logically but easy to feel, between achievement in public life and progress in the arts. The age of …

«Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway» by Michael Riedel
English | ISBN: 9781451672183 | EPUB | 5.3 MB

The story of the rise, fall, and redemption of Broadway—its stars, its biggest shows, its producers, and all the drama, intrigue, and power plays that …

American Puppet Modernism: Essays on the Material World in Performance
English | 2008 | ISBN: 1403979812 | PDF | pages: 290 | 1.9 mb

Please note this is a 'Palgrave to Order' title (PTO). Stock of this book requires shipment from an overseas supplier. It will be delivered to …