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The Resource The purpose of playing : modern acting theories in perspective, by Robert Gordon

The purpose of playing : modern acting theories in perspective, by Robert Gordon

Label
The purpose of playing : modern acting theories in perspective
Title
The purpose of playing
Title remainder
modern acting theories in perspective
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951 November 28-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Robert
Dewey number
792.02/8
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2061
LC item number
.G66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Theater--theory/text/performance
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acting
  • Acting
Label
The purpose of playing : modern acting theories in perspective, by Robert Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 400-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Nineteenth-century acting -- 2. Acting as psychological truth : Stanislavski's legacy -- 3. The actor as scenographic instrument -- 4. The legacy of Jacques Copeau -- 5. Michael St-Denis and the English tradition -- 6. British approaches to the teaching of speech and movement -- 7. Improvisation and games for devising and for performer training -- 8. Brechtian theater as political praxis -- 9. Augusto Boal and the theater of the oppressed -- 10. Antonin Artaud, the actor's body, and the space of performance -- 11. Jerzy Grotowski -- 12. From personal encounter to cultural exchange : the theaters of Peter Brook -- 13. Performance as cultural exchange : Eugenio Barba and theater anthropology
Control code
65978640
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780472068876
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780472098873
  • 9780472068876
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The purpose of playing : modern acting theories in perspective, by Robert Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 400-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Nineteenth-century acting -- 2. Acting as psychological truth : Stanislavski's legacy -- 3. The actor as scenographic instrument -- 4. The legacy of Jacques Copeau -- 5. Michael St-Denis and the English tradition -- 6. British approaches to the teaching of speech and movement -- 7. Improvisation and games for devising and for performer training -- 8. Brechtian theater as political praxis -- 9. Augusto Boal and the theater of the oppressed -- 10. Antonin Artaud, the actor's body, and the space of performance -- 11. Jerzy Grotowski -- 12. From personal encounter to cultural exchange : the theaters of Peter Brook -- 13. Performance as cultural exchange : Eugenio Barba and theater anthropology
Control code
65978640
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
418 pages
Isbn
9780472068876
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780472098873
  • 9780472068876
Other physical details
illustrations

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