The Enjoyment of Theatre
  • Author : Jim Aris Patterson
  • Release Date : 01 January 2013
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Genre : Performing Arts
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 13 : 0205856152

Download or read book entitled The Enjoyment of Theatre written by Jim Aris Patterson and published by Pearson College Division online. This book was released on 01 January 2013 with total pages 400. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Brings theatre to life for students by showing the relationship and relevance of the performing arts to their everyday lives The Enjoyment of Theatre's balanced coverage of performance and history provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to theatre for both majors and nonmajors. This text establishes the aesthetic underpinnings of theatre art and then explores performance and production topics such as playwriting, acting, directing, design, and the theatre industry. The Enjoyment of Theatre also covers the full span of theatre's 2,500-year history. The authors make theatre come alive for students by showing them how theatre is relevant to their everyday lives. Learning Goals: Upon completing this book, readers will be able to: Understand today's theatre and the social impact of the theatre since its inception Explore theatre's cultural and economic context

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Author : David Mamet
Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Genre : Performing Arts
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