ISBN-10:
0415190312
ISBN-13:
2900415190311
Pub. Date:
11/28/2000
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Community Theatre: Global Perspectives / Edition 1

Community Theatre: Global Perspectives / Edition 1

by Eugene van Erven

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Overview

Community Theatre: Global Perspectives / Edition 1

This is a unique record of the similarities and differences which exist within the vital artform of community theater throughout the world.

I know of no other book like it and van Erven is certainly the right person for the job, given his background in political and popular theatre and his geographically extensive research (Mariellen Sandford, NYU)

The tie-in with video broadcast will allow this material to be really useful for educational purposes (Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei, UCLA)

A book along these lines is certainly one that would be welcomed by many professional academic practitioners throughout the world (Baz Kershaw, University of Bristol)

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900415190311
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/28/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Eugene van Erven is Lecturer in Theatre at University College, Utrecht University in The Netherlands.

Table of Contents

Preface 1. Introduction 2. Philippine Community Theatre in the Nineties, Case Study: Teatro Balangaw, Marindugue 3. Community Theatre in the Netherlands, Case Study: Stut's Tears in the Rain 4. Community Theatre in Los Angeles, USA, Case Study: Teatro de la Realidad's Saquen la sopa ya 5. Collective Creation in Costa Rica Community Theatre, Case Study: Aquamarina, Puntarenas 6. Community Theatre in Kenya, Case Study: Kawuonda Women's Group, Sigoti, Kisumu District 7. Community Theatre in Australia, Case Study: Urban Theatre Project's Trackwork 8. Conclusions Index

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