The Turning World reflects on international performance and the ways in which theatre has been influenced by exposure to radical productions presented by companies from around the world during the first 25 years of LIFT.
Exploring the book's themes under four headings - London, International, Festival and Theatre - the authors Rose Fenton, Lucy Neal, Rustom Bharucha, Lyn Gardner, Naseem Khan and Dragan Klaic take a critical look at the role of performance globally, as a force for social and political change.When you buy The Turning World you'll also receive a limited newspaper edition of Boat Magazine.
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2005. 240 pages 24cm x 17cm. Paperback with colour and black and white images throughout.
ISBN 1 903080 03 7
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...