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    Delirium: in rehearsal with Theatre O

    Freshwater, Helen (2010) Delirium: in rehearsal with Theatre O. In: Mermikides, A. and Smart, J. (eds.) Devising in Process. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN 9780230573666.

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    Book synopsis: Devising in Process examines the creative process of eight theatre companies making devising-based performances. Authors were granted unusual access to the rehearsal room, enabling them to provide unique insights into how ideas evolve and develop, how strategies and methods are applied and how roles and relationships are structured. Covering a broad range of styles, the collection explores physical theatre, political theatre, puppetry, live art, new writing and performance with new technology. Accessibly framed, the book includes a comprehensive introduction which highlights similarities and differences in approach, examines the impact of economic and cultural factors and explores how definitions of devised theatre are changing and developing. This eye-opening collection will be important reading for students and practitioners interested in exploring 21st century devising processes.


    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Creative Arts, Culture and Communication
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 17 Mar 2011 11:38
    Last Modified: 09 Aug 2023 12:29


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