Books in category Performing Arts – Dance

  • Performing Korea

    Performing Korea
    Patrice Pavis

    This book offers an exploration of the intersection of Korean theatre practice with Western literary theatre.

  • The Aging Body in Dance

    The Aging Body in Dance
    Nanako Nakajima, Gabriele Brandstetter

    What does it mean to be able to move? The Aging Body in Dance brings together leading scholars and artists from a range of backgrounds to investigate cultural ideas of movement and beauty, expressiveness and agility.

  • The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics

    The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics
    Rebekah J. Kowal, Gerald Siegmund, Randy Martin

    This handbook poses ever-present questions about dance politics-which aspects or effects of a dance can be considered political? What possibilities and understandings of politics are disclosed through dance?

  • Dance of the Sleepwalkers

    Dance of the Sleepwalkers
    Frank M. Calabria

    Dance marathons were a phenomenally popular fad during the manic 1920s and depressive 1930s.

  • The Modern Dance

    The Modern Dance
    Selma Jeanne Cohen

    7 eminent choreographers discuss their approach and interpretation of dance; includes an historical survey of the art

  • The Sixth Sense of the Avant Garde

    The Sixth Sense of the Avant-Garde
    Irina Sirotkina, Roger Smith

    The touch and movement senses have a large place in the modern arts. This is widely discussed and celebrated, often enough as if it represents a breakthrough in a primarily visual age.

  • An Introduction to Community Dance Practice

    An Introduction to Community Dance Practice
    Diane Amans

    This new edition has been thoroughly revised to offer expanded coverage of community dance practices throughout the world, including in the US, Australia, Japan and Scandinavia.

  • Disco Dance

    Disco Dance
    Lori Ortiz

    This book sheds light on the fascinating untold story behind what is collectively and disputably called "disco dancing," and the incredible effect that the phenomenon had on America—in New York City and beyond. • Provides information …

  • Choreography

    Choreography
    Sandra Cerny Minton

    Solve common problems in choreography, design and shape movements into a dance, and organize a concert.

  • K POP Now

    K-POP Now!
    Mark James Russell

    The book also includes a guide for fans who plan to visit Seoul to explore K-Pop up close and personal. Join the K-Pop revolution now!

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