Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire by Eileen Blumenthal, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The award-winning film and theatre director Julie Taymor (US), widely known for staging the Broadway musical The Lion King, presents her original approach to. Julie Taymor, Playing with Fire: Theater, Opera, Film. closely the stage arrangement in Taymor’s design for a Passover Haggadah pageant resembles that of.
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So not only is this a super good deal but it is the best book I own. Refresh and try again. One of the most imaginative and provocative directors and designers working today, Taymor draws on elements from the West, Indonesia, Japan, traditional theater, Asian dance-drama, puppetry, masked dance, contemporary cinema, and other performing arts to bring her extraordinary theatrical hybrids to life.
Screenwriter and director Antonio Monda has made documentaries, commercials and an award-winning feature film. Taymor falls between these extremes. AbramsSep 1, – Performing Arts – pages 1 Review https: She varies her texts, media, and place in the production hierarchy—sometimes working as director-designer-adapter, sometimes just being in charge of the visuals, and often serving as both director and designer.
From inside the book. Tracing her extensive career, this volume includes illustrations One of the most imaginative and provocative directors and designers working today, Taymor draws on elements from the West, Indonesia, Japan, traditional theater, Asian dance-drama, puppetry, masked dance, contemporary cinema, and other performing arts to bring her extraordinary theatrical hybrids to life.
Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire
Emily Ehrlich Inget rated it really liked it Nov 28, Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Julie Taymor is the avant-garde theater magician who turned Disney’s The Lion King into a Broadway smash — and became the first woman to win a Tony Award for best director. She lives in New York. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
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A new section, introduced by film critic Antonio Monda, includes Taymor’s most recent film, “Frida”, as well as her forthcoming opera “Grendel” and movie musical “Across the Universe”. Peter Schumann has kept strictly to his origins in the counter-culture. Looking for beautiful books?
A pleasant read as nulie as a great visual reference. Taymor was well-prepared for her experiences in Indonesia later in the s. Abrams, ; pp. Half a world away from the USA she learned first-hand how to form a theatre company; she experimented deeply with masks and puppets. Jamie Grace-Duff rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Some artists, like Picasso, change their styles and modes of presentation radically as they move through life; others, like Richard Foreman, remain very fixed.
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