The History of Theatre

The History of Theatre

by Tracey Baptiste and Ann Hosein

Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe) Publication Date: 15/07/2015

  $64.23

This comprehensive guide to the theatre's history covers theatre arts around the globe, including ancient Eastern arts like Kabuki and more modern ones such as Bollywood. This book goes back to what we know from our earliest ancestors by examining ancient artifacts and ancient texts to find out how theatre was influenced by life and how it in turn influenced the culture of the people who came to enjoy it. The book concludes with a look at modern theatre and its current heyday as entertainment for the masses, especially in places like Broadway in New York City.

ISBN:
9781680480832
9781680480832
Category:
Drama & performing (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date:
15-07-2015
Language:
English
Publisher:
Britannica Educational Publishing
Tracey Baptiste

Tracey Baptiste is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction for children including The Jumbie series, and The Totally Gross History of Ancient Egypt. She is also a contributor to the adult horror anthology Sycorax's Daughters. Ms. Baptiste volunteers with We Need Diverse Books, The Brown Bookshelf, and I Too Arts Collective. She teaches in Lesley University’s Creative Writing MFA program, and runs the editorial company Fairy Godauthor.

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