Disability and Theatre

Disability and Theatre
Author : Stephanie Barton Farcas
Publisher : Taylor & Francis
Total Pages : 210
Release : 2017-07-28
ISBN 10 : 9781351973281
ISBN 13 : 1351973282
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Disability and Theatre Book Description:

Disability and Theatre: A Practical Manual for Inclusion in the Arts is a step-by step manual on how to create inclusive theatre, including how and where to find actors, how to publicize productions, run rehearsals, act intricate scenes like fights and battles, work with unions, contracts, and agents, and deal with technical issues. This practical information was born from the author’s 16 years of running the first inclusive theatre company in New York City, and is applicable to any performance level: children’s theatre, community theatre, regional theatre, touring companies, Broadway, and academic theatre. This book features anecdotal case studies that emphasize problem solving, real-world application, and realistic action plans. A comprehensive Companion Website provides additional guidelines and hands-on worksheets.


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