Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre

Routledge Handbook of Asian Theatre


Routledge guide of Asian Theatre is a sophisticated point reference consultant which surveys the wealthy and various traditions of classical and modern appearing arts in Asia, showcasing major scholarship in recent times. a world workforce of over 50 individuals supply authoritative overviews on a number of themes throughout Asia, together with dance, song, puppetry, makeup and gown, structure, colonialism, modernity, gender, musicals, and intercultural Shakespeare.

This quantity is split into 4 sections covering:

  • Representative Theatrical Traditions in Asia.
  • Cross-Regional features of Classical and people Theatres.
  • Modern and modern Theatres in Asian Countries.
  • Modernity, Gender functionality, Intercultural and Musical Theatre in Asia.

Offering a leading edge evaluate of Asian theatre and function, the Handbook is a useful source for lecturers, researchers and scholars learning this ever-evolving field.

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