Now in a second edition, Theatre Studies: The Basics is a fully updated guide to the wonderful world of theatre.
The practical and theoretical dimensions of theatre - from acting to audience - are woven together throughout to provide an integrated introduction to the study of drama, theatre and performance.
Topics covered include: * dramatic genres, from tragedy to political documentary * theories of performance * the history of the theatre in the West * acting, directing and scenography With a glossary, chapter summaries and suggestions for further reading throughout, Theatre Studies: the Basics remains the ideal starting point for anyone new to the subject.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 15/07/2013
- Category: Theatre studies
- ISBN: 9780415811682