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Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture, and the Body

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"This beautifully illustrated book conveys the centrality of costume to live performance. Finding associations between contemporary practices and historical manifestations, costume is explored in six thematic chapters, examining the transformative ritual of costuming; choruses as reflective of society; the grotesque, transgressive costume; the female sublime as emancipation; costume as sculptural art in motion; and the here-and-now as history. Viewing the material costume as a crucial aspect in the preparation, presentation ...

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Costume in Performance: Materiality, Culture, and the Body
2017, Bloomsbury Academic, New York

ISBN-13: 9780857855107

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