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The Resource Playing the other : dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre, Nick Rowe, (electronic resource)

Playing the other : dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre, Nick Rowe, (electronic resource)

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Playing the other : dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre
Title
Playing the other
Title remainder
dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre
Statement of responsibility
Nick Rowe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is an exploration and critique of 'playback theatre', a form of improvised theatre in which a company of performers spontaneously enact autobiographical stories told to them by members of the audience. With more than ten years' experience as an actor with Playback Theatre York, the author introduces the reader to the basics of playback theatre within a historical and theoretical context. The history and development of the form is traced, from its conception in the late 1970s to its subsequent growth worldwide, and its relationship to the psychodrama tradition from which it has evolve
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1954-
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Rowe, Nick
Dewey number
792.02/2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Improvisation (Acting)
  • Drama
Label
Playing the other : dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre, Nick Rowe, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
COVER; Title Page; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; SPECIAL NOTES; Chapter 1 Setting the Scene; Chapter 2 Openness and Ethics; Chapter 3 Personal Stories in Public Places; Chapter 4 Narratives and Memory Work; Chapter 5 A Very Different Kind of Dialogue: The Symbolic in Playback Theatre; Chapter 6 On 'The Narrow Ridge': The Performers' Response to the Story; Chapter 7 The Exploration of Occasion: Improvisation and Playback Theatre; Chapter 8 The Ensemble; Chapter 9 The Ethical Limitations of Playback Performing; Chapter 10 Reflexivity and the Personal Story: Playback Theatre as Social Intervention
Control code
ocn159957676
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425820
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)159957676
Label
Playing the other : dramatizing personal narratives in playback theatre, Nick Rowe, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-202) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
COVER; Title Page; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; SPECIAL NOTES; Chapter 1 Setting the Scene; Chapter 2 Openness and Ethics; Chapter 3 Personal Stories in Public Places; Chapter 4 Narratives and Memory Work; Chapter 5 A Very Different Kind of Dialogue: The Symbolic in Playback Theatre; Chapter 6 On 'The Narrow Ridge': The Performers' Response to the Story; Chapter 7 The Exploration of Occasion: Improvisation and Playback Theatre; Chapter 8 The Ensemble; Chapter 9 The Ethical Limitations of Playback Performing; Chapter 10 Reflexivity and the Personal Story: Playback Theatre as Social Intervention
Control code
ocn159957676
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846425820
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)159957676

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