Books in category Performing Arts – Theater

  • G ttlicher Wahnsinn und menschliche Besessenheit in Klaus Michael Gr bers Inszenierung Die Bakchen an der Schaub hne am Halleschen Ufer 1974

    Göttlicher Wahnsinn und menschliche Besessenheit in Klaus Michael Grübers Inszenierung “Die Bakchen” an der Schaubühne am Halleschen Ufer 1974
    Sarah Schneider

    Dionysos, der Gott des Rausches und der Begeisterung, der Raserei und des Wahnsinns, gelangt mit einer Schar seiner Anhängerinnen, den Bakchen, aus Kleinasien in die griechische Stadt Theben, wo er als Sohn der Semele, Tochter des …

  • Journey s Beginning

    Journey’s Beginning
    Ian Brown

    This book is a must for those interested in theatre in general, Scottish cultural history and cultural affairs. It will be particularly valued by theatre scholars and an essential text for University libraries and Drama departments.

  • Peking Opera

    Peking Opera
    Chengbei Xu

    Peking Opera provides a comprehensive illustrated introduction to the origins and development of this unique performance art.

  • A new and historical theatre in Bertolt Brecht s Life of Galileo

    A “new” and “historical” theatre in Bertolt Brecht’s “Life of Galileo”?
    Kristina Kolb

    Just like Brecht’s ideas about theatre changed throughout his career as a dramaturg and a playwright, most prominently embodied in the three different versions of Life of Galileo, moving away from the formalist epic theatre towards a …

  • The Trial of the Catonsville Nine

    The Trial of the Catonsville Nine
    Daniel Berrigan

    The result is a landmark work of art that been performed frequently over the past thirty five years, both as a piece of theater and a motion picture.This new edition includes Berrigan's original introduction, and additional materials by …

  • Die Arbeit des Erz hlens

    Die Arbeit des Erzählens
    Maximilian Gilleßen

    Ihr Schicksal ereignet sich in der Leere eines referentiellen Zwischenraums, in dem verschiedene mediale Ebenen miteinander kommunizieren. Die auf der Bühne zur Schau gestellte Arbeit des Erzählens ist ein Teil der Performance.

  • A Checklist of New Plays and Entertainments on the London Stage 1700 1737

    A Checklist of New Plays and Entertainments on the London Stage, 1700-1737
    William J. Burling

    William J. Burling culled The London Stage for possible new plays, searched eighteenth-century editions of plays (usually first editions) for related advertising notices by the publishers, and examined well-known contemporary lists.

  • Contemporary American Playwrights

    Contemporary American Playwrights
    C. W. E. Bigsby

    Christopher Bigsby explores the works and influences of ten contemporary American playwrights: John Guare (House of Blue Leaves), Tina Howe (Museum and Approaching Zanzibar), Pulitzer Prize and Tony award winner Tony Kushner (Angels in …

  • L Avaro


    Cura e traduzione di Luigi SquarzinaEdizione integrale con testo francese a fronteQuesta commedia, concepita nel 1668, è indubbiamente fra le più famose di Molière. «L’Avaro, in cui il vizio distrugge ogni pietà che unisce il padre …

  • Refugee Boy

    Refugee Boy
    Benjamin Zephaniah

    Based on the novel by Benjamin Zephaniah, Refugee Boy is an urgent story of a courageous African boy sent to England to escape the violent civil war, a story about arriving, belonging and finding home .

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