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Title   Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance / edited by Dennis Kennedy
Pub Details   Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2005
Description   Html, hyperlinks, source citations
Isbn   0198610963 (ebook)
  Editor   Dennis Kennedy
Online Resource   Weblink@library Weblink@home
Online resource (Member logon)
792.03 OXF

Contains over 4,300 entries with coverage of current developments in London, Paris, New York and worldwide. In addition to performances in playhouses, it covers dance, opera, radio, film, television, and popular performance, including carnivals, circus, and public executions. Entries range from short definitions of terms to lengthy considerations of genres and movements, such as feminism and psychoanalytic criticism. Entries on cities and regions place performance in its local social and political context. Written in accessible language, this encyclopedia brings together an international cast of over 300 specialist contributors. A Browse search function allows users to search alphabetically by Topic from A-Z.

Subject Headings Theatre--Encyclopedias; Performing arts--Encyclopedias;

An electronic version of the Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance. Provides authoritative, up-to-date information about theatre and performance from ancient Greek theatre to the latest developments around the globe.
Item Number/VDT Volume Location Status
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