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The Resource The soul of Beijing opera : theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world, Li Ruru ; with a foreword by Eugenio Barba

The soul of Beijing opera : theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world, Li Ruru ; with a foreword by Eugenio Barba

Label
The soul of Beijing opera : theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world
Title
The soul of Beijing opera
Title remainder
theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world
Statement of responsibility
Li Ruru ; with a foreword by Eugenio Barba
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining theatre, cultural, and area studies perspectives, this text explores how performers as social beings have responded to conflicts between tradition and modernity, and between convention and innovation
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Li, Ruru
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Operas, Chinese
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Operas, Chinese
  • Theater
  • China
Label
The soul of Beijing opera : theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world, Li Ruru ; with a foreword by Eugenio Barba
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures and Plates; Foreword Two Pairs of Eyes; Author's Words; Prologue Eyes on Jingju; 1 Jingju: Formation, Growth and the First Reform; 2 Training a Total Performer: Four Skills and Five Canons; 3 Cheng Yanqiu -- Masculinity and Femininity; Color Photos; 4 Li Yuru -- The Jingju Tradition and Communist Ideology; 5 Ma Yongan- A Painted-Face Role Type and a Non-Painted-Face Character; 6 Yan Qinggu -- Staging the Ugly and the Beautiful in the Millennium; 7 Kuo Hsiao-chuang -- A Theatre That "Belongs to Tradition, Modernity and to You and Me."
Control code
ocn707092641
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882205802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd9qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707092641
Label
The soul of Beijing opera : theatrical creativity and continuity in the changing world, Li Ruru ; with a foreword by Eugenio Barba
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures and Plates; Foreword Two Pairs of Eyes; Author's Words; Prologue Eyes on Jingju; 1 Jingju: Formation, Growth and the First Reform; 2 Training a Total Performer: Four Skills and Five Canons; 3 Cheng Yanqiu -- Masculinity and Femininity; Color Photos; 4 Li Yuru -- The Jingju Tradition and Communist Ideology; 5 Ma Yongan- A Painted-Face Role Type and a Non-Painted-Face Character; 6 Yan Qinggu -- Staging the Ugly and the Beautiful in the Millennium; 7 Kuo Hsiao-chuang -- A Theatre That "Belongs to Tradition, Modernity and to You and Me."
Control code
ocn707092641
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882205802
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd9qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707092641

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