New Visions in Performance: The Impact of Digital Technologies

New Visions in Performance: The Impact of Digital Technologies

by Gavin Carver, Colin Beardon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 9026519664

ISBN-13: 9789026519666

Pub. Date: 11/30/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

New Visions in Performance features the work of twelve performers and academics who are concerned with the integration of digital technologies into theatrical performance.

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New Visions in Performance features the work of twelve performers and academics who are concerned with the integration of digital technologies into theatrical performance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789026519666
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/30/2004
Series:
Innovations in Art and Design Series
Pages:
202
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2The importance of being interactive5
3The digital double13
4The emergence of hyper-reality in performance31
5The technology of the real: Wayne McGregor's Nemesis and the ecology of perception41
6Halving angels: technology's poem55
7The Performance Animation Toolbox: developing tools and methods through artistic research69
8Theatre of context: digital's absurd role in dramatic literature93
9Haunting the movie: embodied interface/sensory cinema107
10Play it again, Sam: film performance, virtual environments and game engines121
11Sorcerers Apprentice: reactive digital forms of body and cloth in performance139
12Turning conventional theatre inside out: democratising the audience relationship153
13New visions in performance167
Notes on authors183
Index187

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