Hidden Territories: The Theatre of Gardzienice

Hidden Territories: The Theatre of Gardzienice
Library Shelf Location 29a.STAN
Publication Date 2004
Description Wlodzimierz Staniewski's group Gardzienice Theatre has established an unparalleled reputation for a sensual and complex performance aesthetic. The work is inspired by the expressive traditions of indigenous culture and the musicality of the natural environment. This is the first full-length articulation by Staniewski himself of this unique director's philosophy and rigorous practice. In this magnificent book and the remarkable cd-rom which accompanies it, Staniewski, with editor Alison Hodge, gives a fascinating insight into his company's principles and techniques. The cd-rom provides: Extensive video footage of performances and rehearsals Essays by Staniewski, Hodge, and other contributors Photographs from the Gardzienice archives Performance scripts Director's notes A full chronology of the company This innovative publication is a landmark for the documentation and appreciation of contemporary performance. It will be an exciting addition to any theatre-lover's bookshelf.
ISBN 9780415262989
Quantity 1
Pages 148
Authors Alison Hodge, Wlodzimierz Staniewski, Arts Archives
Formats Paperback, CD-Rom
Publisher Routledge
Category Theatre
Language English

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