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Theatre Histories : An Introduction (Hardcover) (Bruce Mcconachie & Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei & Tamara

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This new edition of the innovative and widely acclaimed Theatre Histories: An Introduction offers a critical overview of global theatre and drama, spanning a broad wealth of world cultures and periods. Illustrating historiographical theory with case studies demonstrating the methods and interpretive approaches used by today's theatre historians, the authors offer a detailed and thorough examination of global theatre.

Fully revised and renewed, features of this third edition include:

  • A full color text design, heavily illustrated with a wealth of colour photographs and illustrations

  • Detailed historical, cultural and political timelines, enhancing students’ understanding of the context of each section

  • Boxed case studies from a broad range of world cultures, building upon and strengthening knowledge of theoretical approaches and historical content

  • A detailed glossary and guidance on pronunciation of unfamiliar terms

  • A new and updated companion website, offering further insights, activities and resources to enable students to further their knowledge and understanding of the theatre.

Number of Pages: 632
Genre: Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Theater / History + Criticism
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Bruce Mcconachie & Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei & Tamara Underiner
Language: English
Street Date: April 6, 2016
TCIN: 51044452
UPC: 9780415837972
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-3408

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