Contemporary circus : introduction to the art form


Auteurs : Purovaara, Tomi (Auteur) ; Damkjaer, Camilla (Auteur) ; Degerbol, Stine (Auteur) ; Muukkonen, Kiki (Auteur) ; Verwilt, Katrien (Auteur) ; Waage, Sverre (Auteur)

Lieu de publication : Stockholm

Éditeur : Stuts

Date de publication : 2012

ISBN : 978-91-86434-42-7

Langue : Anglais

Description : 261 p. : ill. coul. ; 18cm.

Notes : Bibliogr.: p. 251-261

Sujets :
Arts du cirque - Philosophie et théorie
Origines et fondements des arts du cirque
Histoire des arts du cirque - 20e siècle
Nouveau cirque
Cirque contemporain
Esthétique des arts du cirque
Influence des arts du cirque
Multidisciplinarité dans les arts du cirque
Cirque Plume [compagnie de cirque]
Cirque Baroque [compagnie de cirque]
Archaos [compagnie de cirque]
Théâtre équestre Zingaro [compagnie équestre]
Cirque du Soleil [compagnie de cirque]
Compagnie Jérôme Thomas [compagnie de jonglerie]
Arts du cirque - Processus de création
Arts du cirque - France
Arts du cirque - États-Unis
Arts du cirque - Québec (Province)
Arts du cirque - Royaume-Uni
Arts du cirque - Russie
Cirque et cinéma
Arts du cirque - Finlande
Arts du cirque - Danemark
Arts du cirque - Suède
Arts du cirque - Norvège

Dépouillement du document :
Part I : On the Foundation and History of Circus
An Endless Circle Of Laughter And Play
Playful Circus
Laughter And Death
Circus before Circus
From Rituals To Roman Race Tracks
Prohibition And Processions
The Asian Miracle
Commedia Dell’arte And Prohibition
Towards Circus: An Explosion of Laughter
Enlightenment, Science And War
Modern Circus Is Born
British Equestrian Circus And Music Hall
European And American Forms Of Circus
The World Outside The Arena
20th Century Circus and Art’s Great Transformation
Avant-Garde Theatre And Circus
The Comic Eloquence Of Film
Physicality: A Relation Between Dance And Circus To Be Explored Later
The Defeat Of Circus
The Paradox Of Socialist Circus

Part II : The Definition of Circus
The Performer
The Venue
The Performance
The Performance And Spectator
Circus As Organization

Part III : New Circus - Contemporary Circus
The Building Blocks of new Circus
Reflections Of Postmodernism And Popular Culture
New Forms Of Theatre And Dance
Artaud - The Disputed Godfather Of New Theatre And Circus
New Theatre Of The Old World
From Vietnam To Commedia Dell’arte - Street Theatre And Politics In America
France As A Breeding Ground For New Circus
French Modern Dance Becomes Independent
New Circus - Contemporary Circus
From Family Education To University - And To The Street
The Lost Circus Tent?111Virtuoso, Interpreter Or Artist?
Circus, Theatre, Dance
The Anatomy of Some Companies and Performances
Chaplin And Other Young Nomads
New Questions And Answers
From Theatre To Circus: Cirque Plume And Cirque Baroque
Images Of Horses In New Circus - Archaos And Zingaro
Cirque Du Soleil
Contemporary Juggling – and Jérôme Thomas
Laughter Of The New Clowning
Traces Of Animals
Contemporary Circus
The Common Journey Of The Performing Arts
Artistic Diversity
The Globalization Of Circus
Circus Integrates Into The Art Field
Networking Circus

Part IV: The Nordic Dimension of Contemporary Circus
Introduction/ Tomi Purovaara
Finnish Circus development : Miraculous People! / Tomi Puurovaara
Finnish Circus Before Circus Finlandia
From An Agricultural Society To Urbanization
From The Depopulation Of The Countryside To Cultural Democracy
The New Generation Of Youth Circus
Pioneers Of Contemporary Circus
The Birth Of New Institutions
Society And Culture Politics Since The 1990s
From Youth Circus To The Theatre Academy Of Finland
Movement On The Circus Scaffold
Circus Goes Around
Miraculous People
A Chronological Panorama of Danish Contemporary Circus/ Stine Degerbøl & Katrien Verwilt

1991 - 1995 : Circus, now Including Trained Chickens And Forklifts
1995 - 2000 : Ferocity, Varieties And 1/2 A Penguin With French Fries
2000 - 2005 : Contemporary Circus Is Here To Stay
2005 - 2009 : Contemporary Circus Beyond Borders And On The Stage
Circus in Norway 2009 / Sverre Waage
Circus And Norway: A Short Background Story

Traditional Circus In Norway
2010 : Traditional Circus
The Growth Of Circus Art In Norway
Circus And Performance Art
New Circus / Contemporary Circus/Circus
First Attempts Of Organization
The Circus Village
A Diversity Of Circus Companies
The Future
Fragments of the History of Contemporary Circus in Sweden 1990 - 2010 / Camilla Damkjær & Kiki Muukkonen

Résumé :
An Introduction to Contemporary Circus follows the dwindling paths of the development of contemporary circus. Its first part describes the acts, moments and events which have fashioned the genre into what it is today. In the latter part of the book, the reader will find articles on the history and current situation of circus in each of the Nordic countries. [editor summary]

Collection : Bibliothèque de l'École nationale de cirque

Localisation : Bibliothèque

Cote : 791.301 P9859c 2012

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