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Download e-book for iPad: Applied Drama: The Gift of Theatre (Theatre and Performance by Helen Nicholson

By Helen Nicholson

ISBN-10: 1137003952

ISBN-13: 9781137003959

ISBN-10: 1137003960

ISBN-13: 9781137003966

Applied Drama deals an perception into theatre-making that happens in groups internationally. It considers the function of artists who paintings in hard settings, together with prisons, colleges, hostels for the homeless, care houses for the aged and in the street. during this up to date moment version, Helen Nicholson presents vibrant new examples of perform, and addresses twenty-first century issues in regards to the environments during which utilized theatre happens.

Ideal for college students and practitioners, this vigorous examine poses serious questions on the aesthetics and ethics of utilized theatre. It invitations debate in regards to the social function of theatre, and explores how interventionist theatre may possibly retain its radicalism in an more and more globalized world.

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