Training for Performance: A Meta-Disciplinary Account

Training for Performance: A Meta-Disciplinary Account

by John Matthews
     
 

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Responding to the revitalized interest in the area of training for performance, this invaluable resource is the first academic book to provide a comprehensive definition of one of the most frequently used terms in theatre and performance studies. Rather than define training as a set of preparatory activities, this book describes what training means through

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Responding to the revitalized interest in the area of training for performance, this invaluable resource is the first academic book to provide a comprehensive definition of one of the most frequently used terms in theatre and performance studies. Rather than define training as a set of preparatory activities, this book describes what training means through explaining four processes (each conceived as a meta-disciplinary category: vocation, obedience, formation, automatization) of training common to all institutional training contexts).

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ISBN-13:
9781408129180
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
05/20/2011
Series:
Performance Books Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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