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Theatre, Youth, and Culture free pdf There is a complex relationship between performance, youth, and the shifting material circumstances under which theatre for children and youth-birth through twenties-is generated and perceived. Offering multiple, intersecting narratives, this book explores different aspect of theatre for young audiences (TYA) using examples from theatrical events in different geographical regions. The discussion of the history, theory, and practice of TYA indicates the wide variety of hitherto under-researched topics in the growing field of professional theatre for young people.

About Manon Van De Water

Manon van de Water is Professor of Theatre Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA and the Director of the Theatre for Youth Program. She has published widely on theatre, drama education, and theatre for young audiences in national and international journals and books. Van de Water is the author of two books, Moscow Theatres for Young People: A Cultural History of Ideological Coercion and Artistic Innovation, 1917-2000 (2006) and Dutch Theatre for Children: Three Plays (2008), as well as the editor of TYA, Culture, Society: International Essays in Theatre for Young Audiences (2012). She has been the Chair of the International Theatre for Young Audiences Research Network, the research network of Assitej, since 2008.

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Author : Manon Van De Water
Publisher : Palgrave MacMillan
Data Published : 24 December 2012
ISBN : 0230120199
EAN : 9780230120198
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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