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Robert Cohen and Donovan Sherman's Theatre Brief, 11th Edition, continues to provide an insider's guide to the world of theatre, where students are given a front-row seat. This lively introduction to theatre offers equal measures of appreciation of theatrical arts, history of performance, and descriptions of the collaborative theatrical crafts. Coverage of design, acting, and directing, as well as photo essays, provide a behind-the-scenes look at professional theatre artists performing their craft. The authors illustrate live theatre through photographs from five continents, most of them showing recent stage productions, bringing to life many exciting theatre companies and productions. Play excerpts and outlines represent a wide range of theatrical achievement. Theatre Brief offers a vast updating of contemporary theatre in America and abroad. Virtually every paragraph synchronizes closely with today’s students throughout the English-speaking world.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Robert Cohen
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2016-01-13
Download Book : 368 Pages
ISBN-10 : 125944001X


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Theatre immerses its readers in the world of theatre, giving them in-depth descriptions of many job functions and various aspects of a play's production from beginning to end. Through the coverage of design, acting, and directing, students are given a behind-the-scenes look at professional theatre artists performing their craft. The Photo Essay features that appear in multiple chapters include interviews with well-known figures both onstage and offstage. Conducted personally by the authors, they provide readers with firsthand accounts of what it's like to work in the field. Every culture has developed theatre of some kind, and this edition makes a greater effort to include plays from non-Western countries in its examples. There is also greater attention to individual diversity withing the U.S. theatre community. The authors incorporate more examples of women and ethnic minorities in both onstage and backstage roles, including a new profile on Young Jean Lee, the first Asian American woman to have her work staged on Broadway.

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Genre Book : Art
Author Book : Robert Cohen
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2019-01-22
Download Book : 368 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1260493709


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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Edwin Wilson
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2015-06-26
Download Book : 480 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1259667804


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The Theatre Experience prepares students to be well-informed, well-prepared theatre audience members. With an audience-centered narrative that engages today's students, a vivid photo program that brings concepts to life, and features that teach and encourage a variety of skill sets, students master core concepts and learn to think critically about the theatre and the world around them. As a result, students are better prepared for class, and better prepared for theatre going.

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Genre Book : Art
Author Book : Edwin Wilson
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2019-01-18
Download Book : 368 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1260493407


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This collection represents a complete range of Western drama since the beginning of recorded dramatic history. This anthology and the anthology above offer a choice to those instructors who prefer complete works to excerpts.

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Genre Book : Drama
Author Book : Robert Cohen
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
Release Book : 1988-02-05
Download Book : 275 Pages
ISBN-10 : UCSC:32106015348573


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Author Book : Edwin Wilson
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Release Book : 2019-03-29
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ISBN-10 : 126056651X


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Robert Cohen's Theatre, 10th Edition continues to provide an insider's guide to the world of theatre, where students are given a front-row seat. This lively introduction to theatre offers equal measures of appreciation of theatrical arts, history of performance, and descriptions of the collaborative theatrical crafts. Coverage of design, acting, and directing, as well as photo essays, provide a behind-the-scenes look at professional theatre artists performing their craft. The author illustrates live theatre through more than 300 photographs from five continents, most of them showing recent stage productions, bringing to life many exciting theatre companies and productions. Play excerpts and outlines represent a wide range of theatrical achievement. Highlighted plays in the 10th Edition include: Prometheus Bound, Oedipus Tyrannos, The York Cycle of Medieval Plays, Romeo and Juliet, The Bourgeois Gentleman, The Rover, A Doll’s House, The Three Sisters, and Happy Days.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Robert Cohen
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2013-01-10
Download Book : 512 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0073514225


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Living Theatre: A History conveys the excitement and variety of theatre throughout time, as well as the dynamic way in which our interpretation of theatre history is informed by contemporary scholarship. Rather than presenting readers with a mere catalog of historical facts and figures, it sets each period in context through an exploration of the social, political and economic conditions of the day, creating a vivid study of the developments in theatre during that time.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Edwin Wilson
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Release Book : 2004
Download Book : 595 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0072562579


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This full featured text is provided as an option to the price sensitive student. It is a full 4 color text that’s three whole punched and made available at a discount to students. Also, available in a package with Connect Plus – (ISBN-13: 9780077713355).

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Genre Book : Business & Economics
Author Book : Gareth Jones
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release Book : 2013-01-30
Download Book : 653 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0077534956


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THE ART OF THEATRE: THEN AND NOW, Third Edition, explores issues of cultural diversity and creativity, presents a full day-in-the-life of theatre, and offers comprehensive coverage of theatre history. The authors make timely and relevant connections between theatre and the familiar world of television and film to help students understand how the living art of theatre relates to and influences today's screen entertainment. For flexibility in the way you teach, THE ART OF THEATRE is available in two versions. This full version contains 17 chapters, six of which cover theatre history in both Western and non-Western contexts, and concludes with a chapter on The Musical. THE ART OF THEATRE: A CONCISE INTRODUCTION features 12 chapters and a briefer treatment of theatre's history, and also features a chapter on The Musical. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : William Missouri Downs
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Book : 2012-01-01
Download Book : 496 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781133713494