Susan Bennett's highly successful Theatre Audiences is a unique full-length study of the audience as cultural phenomenon, which looks at both theories of spectatorship and the practice of different theatres and their audiences.
Published here in a brand new updated edition, Theatre Audiences now includes:
'nBL a new preface by the author
• a stunning extra chapter on intercultural theatre
• a revised up-to-date bibliography
Theatre Audiences is a must-buy for teachers and students interested in spectatorship and theatre audiences, and will be valuable reading for practitioners and others involved in the theatre.
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Susan Bennett is Professor of English at the University of Calgary. She is author of Performing Nostalgia (Routledge 1995).
Table of Contents
1 Theatre, Life and Language: Semiotics, Phenomenology and Deconstruction
3 Post-structuralism and Deconstruction
2 Subjectivity and Theatre: Psychoanalytic, Gender and Reader-Response Theory
2 Feminist and Gender Theory
3 Reader-Response and Reception Theory
3 World and Theatre: Materialist, Postmodern and Post-Colonial Theory
1 Materialist Theory
2 Postmodern Theory
3 Post-colonial Theory