Theatre: The Lively Art

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - In its outstanding eighth edition, Theatre: The Lively Art remains the best-selling Introductory Theatre text for Theatre Appreciation courses. It incorporates a number of elements in one volume: an introduction to the audience’s experience of theatre An investigation of the elements of theatre: the audience; the text; theatre artists, theatrical space; and scenic, directors, costume, including actors, lighting and sound design A study of the important developments in the history of theatre Several qualities set Theatre: The Lively Art apart from other introductory texts.

Theatre: The Lively Art #ad - It will give them a grasp of how theatre functions, of how it should be viewed and judged, and of the tradition behind any performance they may attend. All students reading the book are potential theatregoers, not just during their college years but throughout their lives. In addition to serving as an ideal text for non-majors, Theatre: The Lively Art will also prepare students who wish to continue studies in theatre, as majors, minors, or students from other disciplines who take advanced courses.

We have therefore attempted to make Theatre: The Lively Art an ideal one-volume text to prepare students as future audience members. A particularly important element is our emphasis on the audience.

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Sophocles: Antigone Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Antigone is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Treating ancient plays as living drama. Classical greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities.

. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, including suggestions for discussion and analysis. Cambridge University Press. Antigone is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre.

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Topdog/Underdog

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Theatre Communications Group #ad - Used book in Good Condition. A darkly comic fable of brotherly love and family identity is Suzan-Lori Parks latest riff on the way we are defined by history. The play tells the story of lincoln and Booth, two brothers whose names were given to them as a joke, foretelling a lifetime of sibling rivalry and resentment.

Topdog/Underdog #ad - Cambridge University Press. Haunted by the past, the brothers are forced to confront the shattering reality of their future. Suzan-lori parks is the author of numerous plays, including In the Blood and Venus. She is currently head of the A. S. K. Theater projects writing for Performance Program at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia.

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A Doll's House Dover Thrift Editions

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Dover Publications #ad - One of the best-known, a doll's house richly displays the genius with which Henrik Ibsen pioneered modern, most frequently performed of modern plays, realistic prose drama. In the central character of Nora, Ibsen epitomized the human struggle against the humiliating constraints of social conformity. Nora's ultimate rejection of a smothering marriage and life in "a doll's house" shocked theatergoers of the late 1800s and opened new horizons for playwrights and their audiences.

A Doll's House Dover Thrift Editions #ad - But daring social themes are only one aspect of Ibsen's power as a dramatist. Dover Publications. Here is a deeply absorbing play as readable as it is eminently playable, reprinted from an authoritative translation. Cambridge University Press. Used book in Good Condition. A doll's house shows as well his gifts for creating realistic dialogue, a suspenseful flow of events and, above all, psychologically penetrating characterizations that make the struggles of his dramatic personages utterly convincing.

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Anthology of Living Theater

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McGraw-Hill Education #ad - Anthology of Living Theater #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Cambridge University Press. This anthology of 18 plays offers a convenient and affordable alternative to ordering individual play scripts, with the additional benefit of a general introduction and headnotes. Dover Publications.

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Reconceptualizing Mathematics: for Elementary School Teachers

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W. H. Freeman #ad - Dover Publications. Used book in Good Condition. Preparing you to teach mathematics by modeling content after how your future students will learn, Reconceptualizing Mathematics provides you with student-centered practice through tasks and activities alongside instruction for facilitating productive classroom discussion.

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Health and Wellness for Life Health on Demand

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Health and Wellness for Life Health on Demand #ad - The standard text includes 16 chapters of the topics most often covered in a general-education health course. Complete coverage of important concepts the standard textbook covers these important topics: -fitness, environmental health, and pregnancy and childbirth-Health promotion, reproductive choices, and substance abuse and dependency-Healthy aging and wellness throughout lifeThe customizable text from the Health on Demand series allows you to select the chapters you'll actually use, and prevention of infectious diseases-Consumer health and alternative medicine, nutrition, and weight management-Mental health and stress management-Relationships, chronic diseases, with options on how sensitive topics such as abortion are treated.

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SPEAK with SPEAK Online, 1 term 6 months Printed Access Card MindTap Course List

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Cengage Learning #ad - Learn public speaking your way with speak4! this easy-reference, paperback textbook presents course content through visually engaging chapters and Chapter Review Cards that consolidate the best review material into a ready-made study tool. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Then, either use preset study resources or personalize the product through easy-to-use tags and filters to prioritize your study time.

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Developing Person Through Childhood and Adolescence

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Iphigenia in Aulis Plays for Performance Series

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Ivan R. Dee #ad - Iphigenia in Aulis Plays for Performance Series #ad - No quibbles returns. Guaranteed packaging. Agamemnon's sacrifice of his daughter in order to ensure the good fortune of his forces in the Trojan War is, despite its heroic background, in many respects a domestic tragedy. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Mint Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

Mr. Used book in Good Condition. Dover Publications. Cambridge University Press. Rudall's new translation retains Euripides' poetic beauty while fashioning a playable dialogue. New.

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French Theatre Today: The View from New York, Paris, and Avignon Studies Theatre Hist & Culture

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University Of Iowa Press #ad - Situating many of the nearly 150 stage pieces he attended within contexts and timeframes that stretch backward and forward over a number of years, he reveals French theatre during the first decade of the twenty-first century to be remarkably vital, inclined toward both innovation and concern for its audience, and as open to international influence as it is respectful of national tradition.

Dover Publications. In french theatre today he turns his yearlong involvement with this rich topic into an accessible, intelligent, and comprehensive overview of contemporary French theatre. No quibbles returns. In the third part, “avignon, ” turk captures the subject within a more fluid context that is, most interestingly, both eminently French and resolutely international.

French Theatre Today: The View from New York, Paris, and Avignon Studies Theatre Hist & Culture #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The paris and avignon chapters contain valuable and well-informed contextual and background information as well as descriptions of the milieus of the Avignon Festival and the various neighborhoods in Paris where he attended performances, information that readers cannot find easily elsewhere.

. The second part, “paris, ” depicts a more expansive range of French theatre pieces as they play out on their own soil. This dizzying crash course on numerous aspects of current French theatre paved the way for six months of theatregoing in Paris and a month’s sojourn at the 2006 Avignon Festival. French theatre today provides a seamless mix of critical analysis with lively description, theoretical considerations with reflexive remarks by the theatremakers themselves, and matters of current French and American cultural politics.

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