The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance

The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance

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The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance edited by Dassia N. Posner, Claudia Orenstein and John Bell. This book contains 28 diverse chapters spanning six perspectives: theoretical approaches to the puppet, perspectives from practitioners, revisiting history, negotiating tradition, contemporary theatre and hybrid forms. Its wide range of topics span 15 countries over 5 continents and encompass visual dramaturgy, robots and humans,wayang kulit transformations, Japanese ritual body substitutes, and recent European productions featuring toys, clay and food. Routledge: Oxford & New York, 2014, p.351. 60 b/w photos. Paperback.