A Decade of Forced Entertainment is a map of the period between 1984 and 1994 – a map that is at the same time accurate, haunted, fictitious and false. Part performance and part illustrated lecture, A Decade… presents a tenth-birthday look back at the company.
This recording also contains brief introductions to the company’s work by Rose Fenton, Claire Armistead and Stella Hall (reading a statement from Stephen Daldry). These can be found after the performance documentation.
Medium quality single-camera performance documentation recorded at the ICA, London, 1995, 75 mins. approx.
The Explicit Body in Performance interrogates the avant-garde precedents and theoretical terrain that combined to produce feminist performance art. Among the many artists discussed are: Carollee Schneemann, Annie Sprinkle, Karen Finley, Robbie McCauley, Ana Mendieta, Ann Magnuson, Sandra...
At last, the past has arrived! Performing Remains is Rebecca Schneider's authoritative statement on a major topic of interest to the field of theatre and performance studies. It extends and consolidates her...