Hungary Theatre

Democratic Decline in Hungary: Law and Society in an Illiberal Democracy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 13, 2017
Democratic Decline in Hungary: Law and Society in an Illiberal Democracy

András L. Pap, "Democratic Decline in Hungary: Law and Society in an Illiberal Democracy (Comparative Constitutional Change)"
ISBN: 1138052124 | 2017 | PDF | 176 pages | 1 MB
Thomas Hamblin and the Bowery Theatre: The New York Reign of "Blood and Thunder" Melodramas

Thomas Hamblin and the Bowery Theatre: The New York Reign of "Blood and Thunder" Melodramas (Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History) by Thomas A. Bogar
English | 11 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 3319684051 | 316 Pages | PDF (True) | 3.58 MB

This book recounts the personal and professional life of Thomas Souness Hamblin (1800-1853), Shakespearean actor and Bowery Theatre manager. Primarily responsible for the popularity of “blood and thunder”
Channel 5 - Eight Days that Made Rome Part 7: Theatre of Death (2017)

Channel 5 - Eight Days that Made Rome Part 7: Theatre of Death (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2810 Kbps | 43 min 27 s | 927 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Bettany Hughes explores the day in 80AD when the Colosseum opened its gates for the first time. For new emperor Titus, the spectacular games and events were an opportunity to win over the people and secure his place on the imperial throne, but why did the Romans - cultured and civilised in so many ways - enjoy witnessing such brutality and bloodletting? Bettany travels across the Roman world in a bid to find answers.

The Golden Age of American Musical Theatre: 1943-1965  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 9, 2017
The Golden Age of American Musical Theatre: 1943-1965

Corinne J. Naden, "The Golden Age of American Musical Theatre: 1943-1965"
ISBN: 0810877333 | 2011 | EPUB | 274 pages | 631 KB

Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 9, 2017
Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World

Simon Callow, "Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World"
ISBN: 034580323X | 2012 | EPUB | 384 pages | 5 MB

Theatre, Performance and Change  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Dec. 5, 2017
Theatre, Performance and Change

Theatre, Performance and Change by Stephani Etheridge Woodson
English | 3 Jan. 2018 | ISBN: 3319658271 | 402 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

This book works to 'make change strange' from and for the field of theatre and performance studies. Growing from the idea that change is an under-interrogated category that over-determines theatre and performance as an artistic,

Passionate Amateurs: Theatre, Communism, and Love  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 2, 2017
Passionate Amateurs: Theatre, Communism, and Love

Passionate Amateurs: Theatre, Communism, and Love by Nicholas Ridout
English | October 14th, 2013 | ASIN: B00ZYLDGZG, ISBN: 0472119079, 0472036335 | 216 Pages | EPUB | 0.75 MB

Passionate Amateurs tells a new story about modern theater: the story of a romantic attachment to theater’s potential to produce surprising experiences of human community. It begins with one of the first great plays of modern European theater—Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya in Moscow—and then crosses the 20th and 21st centuries to look at how its story plays out in Weimar Republic Berlin, in the Paris of the 1960s, and in a spectrum of contemporary performance in Europe and the United States.
Witchcraft and Demonology in Hungary and Transylvania (Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic)

Witchcraft and Demonology in Hungary and Transylvania (Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic) by Gábor Klaniczay
English | 28 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319547550 | 412 Pages | PDF | 4.09 MB

This book provides a selection of studies on witchcraft and demonology by those involved in an interdisciplinary research group begun in Hungary thirty years ago. They examine urban and rural witchcraft conflicts from early modern times to the present,
Contemporary Approaches to Adaptation in Theatre (Adaptation in Theatre and Performance)

Contemporary Approaches to Adaptation in Theatre (Adaptation in Theatre and Performance) by Kara Reilly
English | 25 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 1137597828 | 357 Pages | PDF | 4.67 MB

This book examines contemporary approaches to adaptation in theatre through seventeen international case studies. It explores company and directorial approaches to adaptation through analysis of the work of Kneehigh, Mabou Mines,

The Politics of Performance: Radical Theatre as Cultural Intervention  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 25, 2017
The Politics of Performance: Radical Theatre as Cultural Intervention

The Politics of Performance: Radical Theatre as Cultural Intervention by Baz Kershaw
English | July 23, 1992 | ISBN: 0415057639 | 294 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Politics of Performance addresses fundamental questions about the social and political purposes of performance through an investigation into post-war alternative and community theatre. It proposes a theory of performace as ideological transaction, cultural intervention and community action, which is used to illuminate the potential social and political effects of radical performance practice.