Robert Wilson Paperback / softback
Part of the Routledge Performance Practitioners series
Robert Wilson is an American-European director who is also a performer, installation artist, writer, designer of light and much more besides - a crossover polymath who dissolves both generic and geographical boundaries and is a precursor of globalisation in the arts.
This second edition of Robert Wilson combines:an analysis of his main productions, situated in their American and European socio-cultural and political contexts a focused, detailed study of Wilson's pathbreaking Einstein on the Beach a study of Pushkin's Fairy Tales as the foremost example of his folk-rock music theatre in the twenty-first century an exploration of his 'visual book', workshop and rehearsal methods, and collaborative procedures a study of his aesthetic principles and the elements of composition that distinguish his directorial approach a series of practical exercises for students and practitioners highlighting Wilson's technique.
As a first step towards critical understanding, and as an initial exploration before going on to further, primary research, Routledge Performance Practitioners offer unbeatable value for today's student.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 198 pages, 23 Halftones, black and white; 23 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/10/2018
- Category: Individual actors & directors
- ISBN: 9781138599420
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