The multiple narratives of Cirque Du Soleil
Narrative in Performance
Red Globe Press / Macmillan
Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA)
A far-reaching and engaging overview of the role of narrative in dance and theatre performance, bringing together chapters written by an international range of scholars and subsequently creating a critical dialogue for approaching this fundamental topic within performance studies. Drawing on historical and contemporary examples of a variety of different performance genres, the book will provide a method for exploring the context of a particular form or artist and enhance students’ ability to critically reflect on performance.