Books of Interest

Alston, Adam and Martin Welton, eds. Theatre in the Dark: Shadow, Gloom and Blackout in Contemporary Theatre. Methuen, 2017.

Andersson, Peter K. Silent History: Body Language and Nonverbal Identity, 1860-1914. 3rd edition. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2018.

Aronson, Arnold, ed. The Routledge Companion to Scenography. Routledge, 2018

---.  The History and Theory of Environmental Scenography. 2nd edition. Bloomsbury Methuen, 2018.

Barbieri, Donatella. Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture, and the Body. London: Bloomsbury, 2017.

Berzal de Dios, Javier. Visual Experiences in Cinquecento Theatrical Spaces. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2019.

Bonds, Alexandra B.. Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture. Routledge, 2019.

Brejzek, Thea and Laurence Wallen. The Model as Performance: Staging Space in Theatre and Architecture. Bloomsbury Methuen 2017.

Bryzgel, Amy. Performance Arts in Eastern Europe since 1960. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2017.

Burman, Barbara and Ariane Fennetaux. The Pocket: A Hidden History of Women’s Lives, 1660-1900. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2019.

Caradec, François. Dictionary of Gestures: Expressive Comportments and Movements in Use around the World. Tr. Chris Clarke. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2018.

Deiorio, Victoria. The Art of Theatrical Sound Design. London: Methuen 2019.

Castaldo, Annalisa and Rhonda Knight. Stage Matters; Props, Bodies, and Space in Shakespearean Performance. Madison, NJ: Farleigh Dickinson Press, 2018.

Donnet. Alexis. Architectonographie des théâtres de Paris (Ed. 1821) Rpt. Paris: Hachette, n.d.

Emeljanow, Victor, ed. War and Technical Innovation. Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.

Filmer, Andrew and Juliet Rufford, eds. Performing Architectures: Projects, Practices, Pedagogies. Methuen, 2018.

Gallagher-Ross, Jacob. Theatres of the Everyday: Aesthetic Democracy on the American Stage. Evanston, IL.: Northwestern University Press, 2018.

Garner, Stanton B. Kinesthetic Spectatorship in the Theatre: Phenomenology, Cognition, Movement. London: Palfrave Macmillan, 2018.

Hann, Rachel. Beyond Scenography. Routledge, 2018

Hannah, Dorita. Event-Space: Theatre Architecture and the Historical Avant-Garde. Routledge, 2018.

Howard, Pamela. What is Scenography? 3rd edition. Routledge, 2019.

Jackson, L. Palaces of Pleasure: From Music Halls to the Seaside to Football, How the Victorians Invented Mass Entertainment. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2019.

Larionow, Dominika. Wystarczy tylko itwirzyc drzwi… Przdemioty w tworczosci Tadeusza Kantora (It is enough to open the door… Objects in Tadeusz Kantor’s work). Lodz, University of Lodz, 2015.

Patte, P. Essai sur l’architecture theatrale, (Ed. 1782).  Paris: Hachette (BNF), 2019.

Reynolds, James. Robert Lepage/Ex Machina: Revolutions in Theatrical Space. Methuen, 2019.

Sauter, Wilmar and David Wiles. The Theatre of Drottningholm – Then and Now: Performance between the 18th and 21st Centuries. Stockholm: Stockholm University Press, 2014.

Wiens, Birgit E., ed. Contemporary Scenography: Practices and Aesthetics in German Theatre, Arts, and Design. London: Methuen, 2019.

Smith, M. W., Nineteenth-Century Neuroscience and the Birth of Modern Theater. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.

Wynants, Nele, ed. Media Archology and Intermedial Performance: Deep Time of the Theatre. Palgrave Macmillan, 2018.