Transforming Tradition

Siyuan Liu

Relates the history and lingering effects of Chinese theater reform in the post-1949 era

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472132478
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Homicide

Lisa Doris Alexander

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780814348673
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Balanchine's Apprentice

John Clifford

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780813069005
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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The Improbable Rise of Redneck Rock

Jan Reid

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780875657769
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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The Body in Crisis

Christine Greiner

A major theoretical work by Brazilian dance scholar Christine Greiner explores the political relevance of bodily arts in the age of neoliberal globalization

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780472038664
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Prismatic Performances

April Sizemore-Barber

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780472038794
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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African Performance Arts and Political Acts

Naomi Andre

Explores how performance arts, whether staged or in daily life, regularly interface with political action across the African continent

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780472054824
  • Publication Date: Oct 2021
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Working Backstage

Christin Essin

Places backstage workers in the spotlight to acknowledge their essential roles in creating Broadway magic

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780472054961
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Rudiments of Music

Perry Goldstein

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781792483455
  • Publication Date: Aug 2021
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American Vaudeville

Geoffrey Hilsabeck

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781952271069
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Senegalese Stagecraft

Brian Valente-Quinn

Senegalese Stagecraft explores the theatrical stage in Senegal as a site of poetic expression, political activism, and community engagement. This book addresses a gap in scholarship about performance, theater, and popular culture in Senegal and West Africa.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780810143654
  • Publication Date: Jul 2021
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Brutal Beauty

Jisha Menon

Taking Bangalore in southern India as its point of departure, this book explores the ways in which artists across India and beyond foreground neoliberalism as an inescapable market logic that permeates aesthetics, selfhood, and everyday life.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780810144057
  • Publication Date: Oct 2021
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Dancing on Violent Ground

Arabella Stanger

Developing a new theory of choreographic space, the author shows how embodied forms of hope promised in ballet and progressive dance modernisms conceal and depend on spatial operations of imperial, colonial, and racial subjection.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780810144088
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Matamua ko te Kupu!

Timoti Karetu

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781869409418
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Standby

Joshua Langman

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780809338443
  • Publication Date: Jan 2022
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Sampling and Remixing Blackness in Hip-hop Theater and Performance

Nicole Hodges Persley

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472075119
  • Publication Date: Jan 2022
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Democracy Moving

Ariel Nereson

Explores the potential of movement to create and revise historical narratives of race and nation

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472075126
  • Publication Date: Jan 2022
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Open Wounds

Martin Kagel

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472132843
  • Publication Date: Feb 2022
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For the Culture

Lakeyta Bonnette-Bailey

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780472132867
  • Publication Date: Feb 2022
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Superheroes, Movies, and the State

Tricia Jenkins

A highly original exploration of how the government-entertainment complex has influenced the world's most popular movie genre--superhero films. This book documents the critical role the Department of Defense, NASA, the Science and Entertainment Exchange and, to a lesser extent, the FBI and the CIA play in shaping characters, stories, and even the ideas behind the hottest entertainment products.

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780700632763
  • Publication Date: Jan 2022
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