9780495391036

The Art of Theatre A Concise Introduction

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495391036

  • ISBN10:

    0495391034

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/19/2008
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Summary

EXPERIENCING THE ART OF THEATRE explores issues of diversity and creativity, presents a full day-in-the-life of theatre, and offers briefer 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.

Table of Contents

Theatre Literacy
Theatre, Art, and Entertainment
Comparing the Living Stage, Silver Screen, and Home Theatre
Theatre and Cultural Diversity
Experiencing and Analyzing Plays
The Arts Within the Art
A Day in the Life of a Theatre
The Playwright and the Script
The Art of Acting
The Art of Directing
The Art of Design
Creativity
Styles, Gendres, and Isms
The Many Types of Theatre
The Musical
Glossary
Index
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