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This core text offers insight into theatre making that takes place in communities across the world Offering an overview of the theory that underpins practice in applied drama, this thought provoking text outlines practices in the context of contemporary political and theoretical concerns It considers the role of artists who work in challenging settings, including prisons, schools, hostels for the homeless, care homes for the elderly and on the street In so doing, the book poses critical questions about the aesthetics and ethics of applied theatre It also invites debate about the environments in which applied theatre takes place Written by an experienced academic in the field, this lively text is the ideal introductory text for students on Applied Theatre degree programmes and those taking Applied Theatre modules on Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies programmes It is also essential reading for practitioners of applied theatre looking for a comprehensive insight into theatre making and its impact in an increasingly globalized world

3 thoughts on “Applied Drama: The Gift of Theatre (Theatre and Performance Practices)

  1. Raphaëlle Doyon Raphaëlle Doyon says:

    It is a great book, I love it I totally recommend it Intelligent and well thought Many different perspectives explored.

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  3. Sally H Sally H says:

    the book arrived in great condition