Theatre for Development
An Introduction to Context, Applications and Training
By (author) Kees Epskamp
Normal Price: $69.00
Your Price: $62.10 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.90! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.11 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Theatre for Development by Kees Epskamp
Book DescriptionWritten by a leading authority on the subject, this book provides students with an introduction to the theory and practice of Theatre for Development. Since the 1970s, TfD has established itself as a process through which communities can address issues within their own self-development through participation in theatre practice. From its beginnings in sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian sub-continent and Latin America, TfD has now spread across the globe as an effective development strategy. The author examines TfD within the context of evolving development theories and practices, including participatory approaches that encourage individuals and communities to transform themselves from the objects into the subjects of their own development. The book is illustrated with case studies taken from around the world, and from many different development sectors, including health, literacy and voter education. This book is recommended to academics and students in the fields of theatre and development, development planning, cultural practice, performance theory, theatre and politics.
Buy Theatre for Development book by Kees Epskamp from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781842777336
(234mm x 153mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Zed Books Ltd
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Theatre for Development book by Kees Epskamp and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Kees Epskamp
Dr Kees Epskamp was a senior staff member of the National UNESCO Commission, Netherlands. He also acted as consultant to the Utrecht School of the Arts (1994-2002) and external examiner for the Theatre for Development MA course at King Alfred's University College, UK (2000-2002).
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687