Fifty Contemporary Choreographers

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers is a unique and authoritative guide to the lives and work of prominent living contemporary choreographers; this third edition includes many new names in the field of choreography.

Author: Jo Butterworth

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000284850

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 328

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Fifty Contemporary Choreographers is a unique and authoritative guide to the lives and work of prominent living contemporary choreographers; this third edition includes many new names in the field of choreography. Representing a wide range of dance genres and styles, each entry locates the individual in the context of contemporary dance and explores their impact. Those studied include: Kyle Abraham Germaine Acogny William Forsythe Marco Goeke Akram Khan Wayne McGregor Crystal Pite Frances Rings Hofesh Shechter Sasha Waltz With an updated introduction by Deborah Jowitt and further reading and references throughout, this text is an invaluable resource for all students and critics of dance and all those interested in the everchanging world and variety of contemporary choreography.

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers is a unique and authoritative guide to the lives and work of today's most prominent choreographers. Those included represent a wide range of dance genres, from ballet to postmodern.

Author: Martha Bremser

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134850198

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 240

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First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers

This work provides a guide to some of today's most important dance makers. Each entry includes: a biographical section; a chronological list of works; a detailed bibliography; and a critical essay.

Author: Martha Bremser

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415103640

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 223

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This work provides a guide to some of today's most important dance makers. Each entry includes: a biographical section; a chronological list of works; a detailed bibliography; and a critical essay. The entries locate each choreographer's style and influence within the development of contemporary theatre dance. The range of entries is broad, spanning ballet, modern, contemporary and post-modern dance, and includes dance makers from Europe and America. Contributors include: Dale Harris, Alan Robertson, Stephanie Jordan, George Dorris, Robert Giskovic, Joan Acocella, Hedi Gilpin, Ann Copper Albright and Katie Matheson.

Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers

... Bernadette Casey, Justin Lewis, Ben Calvert and Liam French Fifty Eastern Thinkers Diane Collinson, Kathryn Plant and Robert Wilkinson Fifty Contemporary Choreographers Edited by Martha Bremser Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers Edited ...

Author: Yvonne Tasker

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134656646

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 480

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Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers examines the work of some of today's most popular, original and influential cinematic voices. Each entry offers both an overview and critique of its subject's career and works, looking at the genres in which they work and their relationship to other film and filmmakers. It covers figures drawn from diverse cinematic traditions from around the world and includes: *Luc Besson *James Cameron *David Lynch *John Woo *Julie Dash *Spike Lee *Joel and Ethan Coen *Martin Scorsese *Mira Nair *Wim Wenders With each entry supplemented by a filmography, references and suggestions for further reading, this is an indispensable guide for anyone interested in contemporary film.

The Dancer s World 1920 1945

See Maynard, American Modern Dancers; Don McDonagh, The Complete Guide to Modern Dance (New York: Doubleday, 1976), frontispiece. Martha Bremser and Lorna Sanders, eds, Fifty Contemporary Choreographers, 2nd ed.

Author: M. Huxley

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137439215

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 120

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The Dancer's World 1920-1945 focuses on modern dancers as they saw themselves. Five chapters describe a narrative arc that encompasses Europe and the USA with a focus between 1920 and 1945. A final chapter considers contemporary relevance for dancers, dance artists, choreographers, dance students and scholars alike.

Directing in Musical Theatre

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Author: Joe Deer

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136246708

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 288

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This comprehensive guide, from the author of Acting in Musical Theatre, will equip aspiring directors with all of the skills that they will need in order to guide a production from beginning to end. From the very first conception and collaborations with crew and cast, through rehearsals and technical production all the way to the final performance, Joe Deer covers the full range. Deer’s accessible and compellingly practical approach uses proven, repeatable methods for addressing all aspects of a production. The focus at every stage is on working with others, using insights from experienced, successful directors to tackle common problems and devise solutions. Each section uses the same structure, to stimulate creative thinking: Timetables: detailed instructions on what to do and when, to provide a flexible organization template Prompts and Investigations: addressing conceptual questions about style, characterization and design Skills Workshops: Exercises and ‘how-to’ guides to essential skills Essential Forms and Formats: Including staging notation, script annotation and rehearsal checklists Case Studies: Well-known productions show how to apply each chapter’s ideas Directing in Musical Theatre not only provides all of the essential skills, but explains when and how to put them to use; how to think like a director.

Business The Key Concepts

Fifty Contemporary Choreographers Edited by Martha Bremser Fifty Key ContemporaryThinkers John Lechte Fifty Key Jewish Thinkers Dan ColmSherbok Fifty Key Thinkers on the Environment Edited by Joy Palmer with PeterBlaze Corcoran and ...

Author: Mark Vernon

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134526222

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

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Here is a practical guide to the essentials of business. This book provides everything you need to know about the key concepts and terms, from accountability to zero-sum game. Everything from management, economics and finance to marketing, organizational behaviour and operations is covered in just the right amount of detail to make things clear and intelligible. Business: The Key Concepts: * is detailed yet approachable * considers new developments in business, notably eBusiness and contemporary business ethics * covers established subjects, taking an international and strategic perspective that balances theory and practice * suggests specific further reading for many concepts and also includes an extensive bibliography. Whether you're already in business and could do with a handy reference guide, or you're a student needing an introduction to the fundamentals, Business: The Key Concepts is the perfect companion.

Sport and Physical Education The Key Concepts

... Kathryn Plant and Robert Wilkinson Fifty Contemporary Choreographers Edited by Martha Bremser Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers Edited by Yvonne Tasker Fifty Key Classical Authors Alison Sharrock and Rhiannon Ash Fifty Key Contemporary ...

Author: Tim Chandler

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781134735884

Category: Education

Page: 272

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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Gurdjieff The Key Concepts

... Ben Calvert and Liam French Fifty Eastern Thinkers Diané Collinson, Kathryn Plant and Robert Wilkinson Fifty Contemporary Choreographers Edited by Martha Bremser Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers Edited by Yvonne Tasker Fifty Key ...

Author: Sophia Wellbeloved

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135132491

Category: Religion

Page: 304

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This unique book offers clear definitions of Gurdjieff's teaching terms, placing him within the political, geographic and cultural context of his time. Entries look at diverse aspects of his Work, including: * possible sources in religious, Theosophical, occult, esoteric and literary traditions * the integral relationships between different aspects of the teaching * its internal contradictions and subversive aspects * the derivation of Gurdjieff's cosmological laws and Ennegram * the passive form of "New Work" teaching introduced by Jeanne de Salzmann.

Sport Psychology

... Ben Calvert and Liam French Fifty Eastern Thinkers Diane Collinson , Kathryn Plant and Robert Wilkinson Fifty Contemporary Choreographers Edited by Martha Bremser Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers Edited by Yvonne Tasker Fifty Key ...

Author: Ellis Cashmore

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415253225

Category: Psychology

Page: 304

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Sport psychology is no longer just an academic subject, it is a discipline studied and applied by all those associated with sport, whether athletes, coaches, journalists or fans. This text concerns key topics in the field of sport psychology.