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The secret art of the performer : a dictionary of theatre anthropology

Author: Eugenio Barba; Nicola Savarese; Richard Fowler; International School of Theatre Anthropology (Holstebro, Denmark)
Publisher: London ; New York : Published for the Centre for Performance Research by Routledge, 1991.
Series: Centre for Performance Research books
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English-language editionView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the actor's craft, this is a handbook for theatre practitioners and a guide for students and scholars of transcultural performance. A lavishly illustrated sourcebook on Western and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eugenio Barba; Nicola Savarese; Richard Fowler; International School of Theatre Anthropology (Holstebro, Denmark)
ISBN: 0415053080 9780415053082 9781134939442 1134939442
Language Note: Translation of: L'arte segreta dell'attore.
OCLC Number: 22956966
Notes: "A Centre for Performance Research Book."
"This book is the result of the research conducted from 1980-1990 by ISTA, the International School of Theatre Anthropology, directed by Eugenio Barba"--Title page verso.

Beloit College notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Credits: "This book is the result of the research conducted from 1980-1990 by ISTA, the International School of Theatre Anthropology, directed by Eugenio Barba"--Title page verso.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm.
Contents: Anatomy --
Apprenticeship --
Balance --
Dilation --
Dramaturgy --
Energy --
Equivalence --
Face and eyes --
Feet --
Hands --
Historiography --
Montage --
Nostalgia --
Omission --
Opposition --
Pre-expressivity --
Restoration of behaviour --
Rhythm --
Set and costume design --
Technique --
Text and stage --
Training --
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Series Title: Centre for Performance Research books
Other Titles: Arte segreta dell'attore.
Dictionary of theatre anthropology
Responsibility: Eugenio Barba, Nicola Savarese ; translated by Richard Fowler.
Local System Bib Number:
u134049
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