By Annemarie Bean
A Sourcebook on African-American Performance is the 1st quantity to think about African-American functionality among and past the Black Arts stream of the Sixties and the hot Black Renaissance of the 1990s.
As with all titles within the Worlds of Performance sequence, the Sourcebook involves vintage texts in addition to newly commissioned items by means of impressive students, writers and performers. It contains the performs 'Sally's Rape' by means of Robbie McCauley and 'The American Play' through Suzan-Lori Parks, and springs whole with a considerable, ancient creation through Annemarie Bean.
Articles, essays, manifestos and interviews integrated disguise issues such as:
* theatre at the expert, progressive and faculty stages
* live performance dance
* neighborhood activism
* step shows
* functionality art.
Contributors comprise Annemarie Bean, Ed Bullins, Barbara Lewis, John O'Neal, Glenda Dickersun, James V. Hatch, Warren Budine Jr. and Eugene Nesmith.
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