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Theatre: The Lively Art / Edition 7
     

Theatre: The Lively Art / Edition 7

by Edwin Wilson, Alvin Goldfarb
 

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ISBN-10: 0073382167

ISBN-13: 9780073382166

Pub. Date: 07/03/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Created for Theater Appreciation courses that cover both history and elements, the new fourth edition of The Lively Art emphasizes the visual dimension of the theater with a four-color interior, revised illustration program, and a new photo essay that chronicles the development and production of a play from concept to curtain call.

Overview

Created for Theater Appreciation courses that cover both history and elements, the new fourth edition of The Lively Art emphasizes the visual dimension of the theater with a four-color interior, revised illustration program, and a new photo essay that chronicles the development and production of a play from concept to curtain call.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073382166
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/03/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Part 1. Theatre in Today's World

Chapter 1. Experiencing Theatre Today

Chapter 2. Theatre in Everyday Life

Chapter 3. The Audience
Part 2. Creating Theatre: The Blueprint

Chapter 4. Creating the Blueprint

Chapter 5. Theatrical Genres
Part 3. Creating Theatre: The Production

Chapter 6. Acting for the Stage

Chapter 7. The Director and the Producer

Chapter 8. Theatre Spaces

Chapter 9. The Designers: Scenery and Costumes

Chapter 10. The Designers: Lighting and Sound
Part 4. Global Theatre: Past and Present

Chapter 11. Early Theatre: Greek, Roman, Medieval

Chapter 12. Early Theatre: Asian

Chapter 13. Renaissance Theatres

Chapter 14. Theatres from the Restoration through Romanticism

Chapter 15. Early Modern Theatre: 1875-1945

Chapter 16. Global Theatre: 1945-2000

Chapter 17. Today's Global, Diverse Theatre

Appendix: Play Synopses
Index

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