The Pina Bausch Sourcebook: The Making of Tanztheater
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Routledge (2 Aug. 2012)
By: Royd Climenhaga (Editor)
Pina Bausch’:s work has had tremendous impact across the spectrum of late twentieth-century performance practice, helping to redefine the possibilities of what both dance and theater can be. This edited collection presents a compendium of source material and contextual essays that examine Pina Bausch's history, practice and legacy, and the development of Tanztheater as a new form, with sections including:
- Dance and theatre roots and connections:
- Bausch’:s developmental process:
- The creation of Tanztheater:
- Bausch’:s reception:
- Critical perspectives.
Interviews, reviews and major essays chart the evolution of Bausch’:s pioneering approach and explore this evocative new mode of performance. Edited by noted Bausch scholar, Royd Climenhaga, The Pina Bausch Sourcebook aims to open up Bausch’:s performative world for students, scholars, dance and theatre artists and audiences everywhere.