Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2004

224 Pages | 6 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719063251

Bookseller Code (06)


Trans-global readings

Crossing theatrical boundaries

Caridad Svich

Published by Manchester University Press

Theatre Theory Practice Performance MUP

  • One-on-one interviews with performance artists offer first-hand knowledge of how works as varied as The Builders Association's 'Jet lag', Tanika Gupta's 'The waiting room', Improbable Theatre's 'Spirit', and Moises Kaufman's 'The Laramie Project' were cre
  • Provides a unique perspective on how artists share working methods and influences across geographies
  • The combination of established and emerging voices collected here gives the reader a time-marked snapshot of how one generation of artists has influenced another
  • The discussions on new media and its impact on the making of work are a rare opportunity to enrich and enliven current artistic and critical investigations into new forms and the breaking of boundaries amongst disciplines
  • Examines the impact of globalisation on the creation and development of new artistic work

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