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The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre Studies
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9780521856225 - The Cambridge Introduction to Theatre Studies - By Christopher B. Balme
Index

Index

Abbey Theatre 41, 112

Abramovic, Marina 144

acting 13, 17

definition 17–18

pedagogy 22, 27

theory 20

Addams, Jane 184

aesthetics 1, 2

Albee, Edward 57

Alden, David 153, 158

alienation effect 209

anthropology 1, 115–16

anti-theatrical prejudice 68, 73–4

Appia, Adolphe 28, 56

applied theatre 14, 77, 181–94

research methods 191–3

Archer, William 22

aria 150, 151

Aristotle 35, 70

Poetics 28, 65–72

Politics 188

Rhetoric 18

Arnheim, Rudolf 200

Artaud, Antonin 72, 76, 83, 84, 149

Asian theatre 3, 8, 18, 28, 31

audience 36, 37, 42

empirical research 42–4

quantitative and qualitative methods 44–5

Ausdruckstanz 7

Auslander, Phil 198

Austin, John 93

authenticity 90

Baker, George Pierce 11

Balanchine, George 161

ballet 7, 30, 161, 162, 165

Ballets Russes 161, 167

Barba, Eugenio 28–31

Barthes, Roland 38, 47, 83

Baumol, William 42–3

Bausch, Pina 162

Beck, Julian 76

Beckett, Samuel 125, 144

Béjart, Maurice 162

Belasco, David 150

Benjamin, Walter 206

Benois, Alexandre 167

Bentley, Eric 2

Berg, Alban 149

Berliner Ensemble 41

Berlioz, Hector 148

Bharata Muni 28

bio-mechanics 27

Blake, William 206

Boal, Augusto 14, 179, 185–6, 189, 194

forum theatre 186

Boswell, James 17

Bourdieu, Pierre 43–4

Boyd, Neva 184

Brecht, Bertolt 22, 24–5, 28, 31, 34, 41, 72, 76, 184, 206

Lehrstück 184–5

The Measures Taken 185

Brook, Peter 9, 14, 28, 76, 134, 179, 185, 200

Büchner, Georg

Woyzeck 130

Bunraku 8, 9, 47

Burden, Chris 134

Butler, Judith 93–4

Cage, John 6, 92

Carlson, Marvin 40, 49, 58, 65

Cassirer, Ernst 59

castrati 151

catharsis 35, 67, 77, 188–90

Chekhov, Michael 27

children's theatre 4

choreography 7, 162

Ciéslak, Ryszard 26

cinema 14, 195, 198, 201

code 81–2, 130

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor 35

Collier, Jeremy 73

Commedia dell’arte 17, 54, 105, 167

communication 12

community theatre 181, 182, 187–8, 194

Conquergood, Dwight 91

Copeau, Jacques 28

Coquelin, Constant 22

Craig, Edward Gordon 9, 28, 169

critical theory 165

cultural materialism 87–9, 95

Cunningham, Merce 203

dance 3–4, 6–7

dance analysis 161, 164

modern dance 165

notation 163

postmodern dance 7, 162

research perspectives 7–8

Davis, Tracy 90

Delsarte, François 22

Derrida, Jacques 83–4

devised theatre 4

didaskalia 124

Diderot, Denis 21–3

digital technology 202, 203

director 1, 78, 128

director's theatre 6

drama 4, 119, 129, 131

radio 4

television 4

dramatherapy 182, 184, 186

dramatic analysis 11

dramatic text xii, 131

dramatic theatre 3–5

dramatic theory 69–72

dramaturgy 6

Ducroux, Étienne 27

Duncan, Isadora 22, 163

DVD 140

DV8 Physical Theatre 143, 171

Enter Achilles 166, 169–75

Elizabethan drama and theatre 59, 60, 88, 120, 122, 148

elocution 19–20

environmental theatre 49

epic drama and theatre 72, 76

Fabre, Jan 144, 146

Felsenstein, Walter 149

feminism and feminist theatre 85, 114

festivals 60

Finley, Karen 94

Fischer-Lichte, Erika 137, 143

Fluxus 92

Fokine, Michel 167

Forced Entertainment 31, 145

Forsythe, William 203

Foster, Susan 164

Foucault, Michel 112–14

Freud, Sigmund 183

Fuller, Loïe 163

Geertz, Clifford 115

gender theory 165

Goebbels, Heiner 6

Goffman, Erving 36–7, 92

Frame Analysis 36

Gombrich, Ernst 38

Graham, Martha 161, 165

Gramsci, Antonio 87

Greek drama and theatre 1, 2, 9, 59, 130, 198

Greek vase-painting 104

Greenaway, Peter 205

Greenberg, Clement 199

Greenblatt, Stephen 112, 116

Greimas, Algirdas Julien 83

Grotowski, Jerzy 22, 26, 28, 29, 31, 76, 185, 200

hanamichi (flower path) 53

Handel, Georg Friedrich 151–3, 157–8

Ariodante 158–60

Handspring Puppet Company 9

happenings 31, 92

Herrmann, Max 48, 96, 102, 120, 122

Hofmannsthal, Hugo von 60

Home, Henry, Lord Kames

Elements of Criticism 75

Horace 73

Hull House Project 184

Husserl, Edmund 85

Ibsen, Henrik 57, 120, 129

improvisation 4, 183

Ingarden, Roman 124

interactive theatre 182

Interactive Themba Theatre 192

intermediality 198, 205–8

internet 14, 202

intertextuality 128, 206

Irving, Henry 22

Iser, Wolfgang 38–9

Jameson, Fredric 88

Jauss, Hans Robert 38–9

Jellicoe, Ann 187

Jesurun, John 207

Jonson, Ben 35

Kabuki 8, 30, 53, 89

Kagel, Mauricio 6

Kane, Sarah 125

Kant, Immanuel 44

Kantor, Tadeusz 9

Kaprow, Alan 92

Karagöz 8

Karnad, Girish 57

Kathakali 30, 31, 89

Kerckhove, Derrick de 198

Kirby, Michael 31, 92

Kowzan, Tadeusz 82, 104

Kracauer, Siegfried 200

Kyôgen 8

Laban, Rudolf von 164

Lacan, Jacques 84–5

mirror stage 85

Le Brun, Charles 19

Lecoq, Jacques 27

Lehmann, Hans-Thies 126, 144

Lepage, Robert 9, 207

Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim 73, 74

Hamburg Dramaturgy 75

Laokoon 199

Lévi-Strauss, Claude 83

libretto 119, 147, 149, 150

Lillo, George

The London Merchant 74

liveness 196, 198, 201

Living Newspaper 201

Luhrmann, Baz 153, 155–7

Lyotard, Jean-François 83–4

MacMillan, Kenneth 162

MacNeill, Ian 158

Maeterlinck, Maurice 169

Maldoom, Royston 162, 179, 180, 190

Marxism 87–8

masks 8–9

Massine, Léonide 162

Mauss, Marcel 30

McConachie, Bruce 112

McKenzie, Jon 94

McLuhan, Marshall 197–8, 208

media specificity 199–200

media studies 196, 197

media theory 131

medieval drama and theatre 59

medium 196, 197

melodrama 3

Merleau-Ponty, Maurice 86

Metastasio, Pietro 148

Meyerhold, Vsevolod 9, 22, 25, 27, 28, 137

mime 3, 7

mimesis 67–9, 77

mise-en-scène

See staging

Mnouchkine, Ariane 9, 55

modern dance 7

Molière 2

Moreno, Jacob Levy 183–4, 189

movement theatre 7

Müller, Heiner 31, 120, 126

Hamletmachine 126–7, 129, 130

multi-media 195

musicals 3–5

music dramaturgy 149–50

music theatre 5–7, 147

Nātyashāstra 28–9, 31

New Historicism 116

Newson, Lloyd 169, 173

Nietzsche, Friedrich 203

Nijinsky, Vaslav 162

8, 29–32, 81, 84, 89, 116

opera 3, 5–7, 148

opéra comique 3

opera seria 148

operetta 3, 4, 7

Panofsky, Erwin 104, 200

pantomime 3, 7

Passion Plays 55

passions 19, 150

Pavis, Patrice 79, 81, 140

Peirce, Charles Sanders 79–80

Peking opera 30

performance (theatrical) 127, 132, 133, 153

performance analysis 6, 13, 17, 18, 118–20, 123, 132–46

documentation 135

notation 134–6

structural analysis 143, 144, 146

transformational analysis 143, 144

performance art 119, 134

performance studies 11–12, 17

performance theory 91–4

performers 2, 3, 17

periodization 106–11

Petipa, Marius 162

phenomenology 85–7, 101

physical theatre 6, 7

Piave, Francesco Maria 148

Piscator, Erwin 207

Plato 67–70, 73, 202

The Republic 67

playbills 99–101

Plimoth Plantation 180

poiesis 67, 69–72, 77

positivism 111–12

postdramatic theatre 72, 126, 144–6, 163, 165

posthuman performance 203

Postlewait, Thomas 90, 107

Postman, Neil 201

poststructuralism 83–5

practice-as-research 135

production 127, 132–4

programmes (theatre) 137

prompt books 137

proscenium

See stage

proxemics 162

psychoanalysis 183

psychodrama 181, 183, 184, 191, 194

Puccini, Giacomo 148, 150

La Bohème 153–7

Madame Butterfly 150, 152, 153

puppet theatre 3, 9

questionnaires 140–2

Quintilian 18

radio 201

Rattle, Sir Simon 179

reception 38–41, 46

recitative 151

reconstruction 97, 101, 102

Reich, Steve 6

Reil, Johann Christoph 189

Reinhardt, Max 28, 60, 137

Renaissance 55, 59

rhetoric 18, 19

Rhythm Is It! 179, 182, 190

Rihm, Wolfgang 149

Roach, Joseph 114, 116

role-playing 2

Roman theatre 54

Rousseau, Jean-Jacques 74

Royal National Theatre 54

Sahlins, Marshall 115

St. Denis, Ruth 163

Sanskrit theatre 28, 31, 54

Saussure, Ferdinand de 78, 83

scene design

See scenography

scenography 5, 55, 61

Schechner, Richard 12, 50, 91

score 150, 162

semantic differential analysis 41–2

semiotics 78–83, 95, 118, 131, 135, 153, 164

Servandoni, Giovanni Niccolo 55

Shakespeare, William 2, 85, 130

Hamlet 123, 124, 129

Henry V 35

Shakespearean stage 80, 102

Shakespeare studies 2, 88, 122

Shannon and Weaver model 196

Shaw, George Bernard 20

signs

See semiotics

Singer, Milton 92

singing and singers 6, 151, 153

site-specific theatre and performance 60–1

Smith, Adam 89

sociology 1

Southern, Richard 14

space

diegetic 57

dramatic 49, 57

kinetic 54, 56, 57

ludic 49

mimetic 57

performative 49

place of theatre 58–60

scenic 48

simultaneous 55

stage 54

successional 55

theatrical 48–54

visual 54, 56, 57

spectator and spectatorship 1–2, 34–42, 53, 191

speech act theory 92–3

Spolin, Viola 184

stage

apron 50, 53

perspective 50, 56

proscenium 50, 53, 56

stage design

See scenography

stage directions 123, 124, 128, 129

staging 127, 128, 132

stand-up comedy 4

Stanislavsky, Konstantin 22–4, 27, 30–2, 167

States, Bert 86

Stein, Peter 134

Stelarc 203

Strasberg, Lee 24

Strauss, Richard 148

Stravinsky, Igor 7, 162, 167, 169, 179, 210

Petrushka 166–9, 174, 175

The Rite of Spring 179

Strehler, Giorgio 9, 134, 143

structuralism 83

Suzuki, Tadashi 28

Synge, John 112

Tanztheater 7

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr 7

Teatro Olimpico 54, 59

television 199, 201, 202

Theaterwissenschaft 2–3

theatre

architecture 61

arena 50, 53

buildings 1

definitions 1

licensing 3

multi-media 56

ritual origins 9

theatre anthropology 28

theatre archaeology 102

theatre dance

See dance

theatre for development 182, 186–7, 190–2, 194, 201

theatre-going 2

theatre history 11, 14

theatre iconography 102–6

theatre-in-education 181, 182, 190

theatre photography 105–6, 139

theatre reviews 139

theatre studies 2

integrated approach xii, 3–4

history 11–12

theatre theory xii, 13, 18, 77

definition 65–6

theatricality 89–91

theatrical text 125–8, 130, 152

theatron 1

The Builder's Association 207

Turner, Victor 92, 115

universities xi

university theatre 5

Verdi, Giuseppe 148

Verfremdung

See alienation effect

video 118, 135–7, 139–40

virtuality 202

Virtual Vaudeville 102

Wagner, Richard 148, 149, 151

Wayang Kulit 8

web-based theatre 205

Webber, Andrew Lloyd 88

Weimar classicism 2

White, Hayden 112

Wigman, Mary 162, 163

Wilde, Oscar 149

Williams, Raymond 87, 122, 202

Wilson, Robert 31, 125, 144

Wooster Group, The 207, 210

Zeami Motokiyo 29, 31–2




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