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Performing the unnameable : an anthology of Australian performance texts

Author: Richard James Allen; Karen Pearlman
Publisher: Sydney : Currency Press in association with RealTime, 1999.
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This is the first collection of performance texts created by Australian performers, performance companies and writers. It pays tribute to the largely undocumented work of a generation of artists working across the boundaries of theatre, performance, performance art and new media.
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Genre/Form: Performance art scripts (documents)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard James Allen; Karen Pearlman
ISBN: 0868194204 9780868194202
OCLC Number: 44313556
Description: xv, 189 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: First and last warning / The Sydney Front --
Call of the wild / Jenny Kemp --
The 7 stages of grieving / Kooemba Jdarra --
Thursday's fictions / Tasdance/That was fast --
Quick death / Richard Murphet --
Sum of the sudden / Open City --
Spitfire 1 2 3 --
from the Darwin translations / Lydndal Jones --
Appearing in pieces / The Party Line --
Things Calypso wanted to say! / Margaret Cameron --
Nobody's daughter / Sidetrack Performance Group --
Beautiful mutants / Ex-stasis Theatre Collective --
The geography of haunted places / Josephine Wilson and Erin Hefferon --
Preludes to an exile / Doppio Teatro --
Undiscovered land-voyage 2 / Kinetic Energy Theatre Company --
All of me / Legs on the Wall --
Eclipse / Entr'acte --
Situation normal --
cut up / All Out Ensemble
Responsibility: edited by Richard James Allen and Karen Pearlman.

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This is the first collection of performance texts created by Australian performers, performance companies and writers. It pays tribute to the largely undocumented work of a generation of artists working across the boundaries of theatre, performance, performance art and new media.

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