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Fair Play - Art, Performance and Neoliberalism
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: J. Harvie
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-29 - Publisher: Springer

This book asks what is the quality of participation in contemporary art and performance? Has it been damaged by cultural policies which have 'entrepreneurialized' artists, cut arts funding and cultivated corporate philanthropy? Has it been fortified by crowdfunding, pop-ups and craftsmanship? And how can it help us to understand social
In Defence of Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Kathleen Gallagher, Barry Freeman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-06 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Why theatre now? Reflecting on the mix of challenges and opportunities that face theatre in communities that are necessarily becoming global in scope and technologically driven, In Defence of Theatre offers a range of passionate reflections on this important question. Kathleen Gallagher and Barry Freeman bring together nineteen playwrights, actors,
Technology and Creativity
Language: en
Pages: 291
Authors: Jesper Strandgaard Pedersen, Barbara Slavich, Mukti Khaire
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-12 - Publisher: Springer

This edited book explores the digital challenge for cultural-creative organizations and industries, and its impact on production, meaning-making, consumption and valuation of cultural-creative products and experiences. Discussing digital changes such as user-generated content, social media, business model innovation and product development, the chapters challenge deep-seated definitions of creative individuals, organizations
Theatre and Performance in the Neoliberal University
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Kim Solga
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Exploring how educators and institutions might embrace the STEAM turn to ensure that theatre and performance can be instrumental to the neoliberal university, without being instrumentalized by it, this volume showcases alternative models for teaching and learning in theatre and performance in a neoliberal age. Originally a special issue of
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Andre Lepecki
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

How does the production of performance engage with the fundamental issues of our advanced neo-capitalist age? André Lepecki surveys a decade of experimental choreography to uncover the dual meaning of ‘performance’ in the twenty-first century: not just an aesthetic category, but a mode of political power. He demonstrates the enduring