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  1. Vengeance, Atrocity and the Body 17 items
    This section contains the Reading List for the Vengeance, Atrocity and the Body group.
    1. Week 1 5 items
      1. Walking Holding - YouTube

        Audio-visual document Essential

      2. Marina Abramović: the artist is present - Matthew Akers, Jeff Dupre, Maro Chermayeff, Nathan Halpern c2012 (videorecording)

        Book Recommended

    2. Week 2 1 item
      1. P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses, Book 6, line 412

        Webpage Essential MAKE SURE TO CLICK ON THE LINKS ON THE LEFT OF THE PAGE TO PROGRESS THROUGH ALL OF THE 3 RELEVANT SECTIONS (i.e. lines 412 – 503; 504 – 586 and 587 – 674)

    3. Week 3 3 items
      1. Titus - William Shakespeare, Julie Taymor, Conchita Airoldi, Jody Patton n.d (videorecording)

        Audio-visual document  Please arrange screenings in groups.

    4. Week 4 2 items
    5. Week 5 1 item
      1. Iconologia, or, Moral emblems - iconologiaormora00ripa.pdf

        Document Essential Please look at Cesare Ripa’s, Iconologia, and select four different images that interest you. Be prepared to give a short presentation (2 minutes) and then work on them in class.

    6. Week 6 2 items
      1. Theatrical reality: space, embodiment and empathy in performance - Campbell Edinborough 2016

        Book Essential Please read: Chapter 7: Spectatorial Corporeality and Theatrical Intimacy

    7. Week 7 2 items
      1. Brecht on theatre: the development of an aesthetic - Bertolt Brecht, Marc Silberman, Steve Giles, Tom Kuhn 2014 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential Please read ‘Short Organon for the Theatre’ and ‘Dialectical Theatre,’

      2. Theatrical reality: space, embodiment and empathy in performance - Campbell Edinborough 2016

        Book Essential Read Chapter 5: Alienated Realities

    8. Week 8 1 item
      1. Adaptation and appropriation - Julie Sanders 2016

        Book Essential Please read Chapter 3 and Chapter 4.

  2. Children's Theatre 17 items
    This section contains the Reading List for the Children's Theatre group.
    1. Week 2: Children as Audience 2 items
    2. Week 3: Children and Books - Literacy and Adaptation 2 items
      1. Theatre for children: a guide to writing, adapting, directing and acting - David Wood, Janet Grant 1997

        Book Essential See Chapter: The Dynamics of a Children's Audience

      2. Theatre for children: a guide to writing, adapting, directing and acting - David Wood, Janet Grant 1997

        Book Essential See Chapter: From Page to Stage: Adapting a Children's Book

    3. Week 4: Performing Objects and Mask-Making 2 items
      1. Chapter 1: Approach - Penny Francis 2012

        Chapter Essential

    4. Week 5: Mask in Performance 3 items
      1. The mask handbook: a practical guide - Toby Wilsher 2007

        Book Essential See Chapter three: How the Mask Works

      2. The Neutral Mask - Jacques Lecoq 2009

        Chapter Essential

      3. Masks and Counter Masks - Jacques Lecoq 2009

        Chapter Essential

    5. Week 6: Mask to Puppet 2 items
      1. Trans-embodiment - Alissa Mello 02/09/2016

        Article Essential

    6. Week 7: Hand Puppets 2 items
      1. Chapter 9: Work for children - Tina Bicat 2007

        Chapter Essential

    7. Week 8: Marionettes 1 item
      1. Chapter 11: Living on the edges - Eileen Blumenthal 2005

        Chapter Essential

    8. Week 9: Shadow Puppets 2 items
    9. Week 10: Stories and Play 1 item