Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook (Paperback)

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Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook (Paperback)

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This practical, accessible and far-reaching guide to making site-specific theatre and performance emphasises the diversity of approaches to the practice, and explores key principles of space and site. Phil Smith draws on a wide range of interdisciplinary and international performance examples, and uses an innovative variety of exercises, to show students and aspiring performance-makers how to find a site and generate a performance beyond the theatre building.
Phil Smith is Associate Professor (Reader) at Plymouth University, UK. He is a performance-maker, writer and ambulatory researcher. He is a core member of Wrights & Sites and co-author of their 'The Architect-Walker' (2018), and company dramaturg for Munich-based TNT Theatre. His previous publications include 'Rethinking Mythogeography in Northfield, Minnesota' (2018, with photographer John Schott), 'Anywhere' (2017), 'Walking Stumbling Limping Falling' (2017, with poet Alyson Hallett), 'A Footbook of Zombie Walking' and 'Walking's New Movement' (2015), 'On Walking' and 'Enchanted Things' (2014), 'Counter-Tourism: The Handbook' (2012) and 'Mythogeography' (2010).Phil Smith is Associate Professor (Reader) at Plymouth University, UK. He is a performance-maker, writer and ambulatory researcher. He is a core member of Wrights & Sites and co-author of their 'The Architect-Walker' (2018), and company dramaturg for Munich-based TNT Theatre. His previous publications include 'Rethinking Mythogeography in Northfield, Minnesota' (2018, with photographer John Schott), 'Anywhere' (2017), 'Walking Stumbling Limping Falling' (2017, with poet Alyson Hallett), 'A Footbook of Zombie Walking' and 'Walking's New Movement' (2015), 'On Walking' and 'Enchanted Things' (2014), 'Counter-Tourism: The Handbook' (2012) and 'Mythogeography' (2010).

Product Details ISBN: 9781352003178
ISBN-10: 1352003171
Publisher: Methuen Drama
Publication Date: December 11th, 2018
Pages: 264
Language: English