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  • Ghana's Concert Party Theatre:
  • Catherine M. Cole
  • English
  • 15 January 2020
  • 9780253214362

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Ghana's Concert Party Theatre: review à E-book, or Kindle E-pub An engaging history of Ghana's enormously popular concert party theatre succeeds in conveying the exciting and fascinating character of the concert party genre as well as showing clearly how this material can be used to rethink a number of contemporary theoretical themes and issues Karin BarberUnder colonial rule the first concert party practitioners brought their comic variety shows to audiences throughout what was then the British Gold Coast colony As social and political circumstances shifted through the colonial period and early years of Ghanaian independence concert party actors demonstrated a remarkable responsiveness to changing social roles and volatile political situations as they continued to stage this. Hitler's Willing Executioners. Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust popular concert Kafka's Curse party theatre succeeds in conveying the exciting and fascinating character of the concert Twice the Temptation (Samantha Jellicoe, #4) party genre as well as showing clearly how this material can be used to rethink a number of contemporary theoretical themes and issues Karin BarberUnder colonial rule the first concert Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees A Masterpiece of the Eighteenth century Japanese Puppet Theater Translations from the Asian Classics party Premeditated Acts practitioners brought their comic variety shows to audiences throughout what was then the British Gold Coast colony As social and The Fan Tan Players political circumstances shifted through the colonial Emotional Resilience Simple Truths for Dealing with the Unfinished Business of Your Past period and early years of Ghanaian independence concert Der Nebelkönig party actors demonstrated a remarkable responsiveness to changing social roles and volatile Fat Boy Swim political situations as they continued to stage this.

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Ghana's Concert Party Theatre: review à E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ve on the complex experience of British colonial domination the postcolonial uest for national identity and the dynamic processes of cultural appropriation and social change This book will be essential reading for scholars and students of African performance theatre and popular cultureCatherine M Cole is Assistant Professor in the Department of Dramatic Art at the University of California Santa Barbara She has published numerous articles on African theatre and has collaborated with filmmaker Kwame Braun on passing girl; riverside a video essay on the ethical dilemmas of visual anthropologyJune 2001256 pages 26 bw photos 3 maps 6 18 x 9 14 notes bibl indexcloth 0 253 33845 X 4995 L 3800paper 0 253 21436 X 1995 s 15. Anthony Blunt His Lives processes of cultural appropriation and social change This book will be essential reading for scholars and students of African When the Dancing Stopped The Real Story of the Morro Castle Disaster and Its Deadly Wake performance theatre and Hitler's Willing Executioners. Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust popular cultureCatherine M Cole is Assistant Professor in the Department of Dramatic Art at the University of California Santa Barbara She has Kafka's Curse published numerous articles on African theatre and has collaborated with filmmaker Kwame Braun on Twice the Temptation (Samantha Jellicoe, #4) passing girl; riverside a video essay on the ethical dilemmas of visual anthropologyJune 2001256 Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees A Masterpiece of the Eighteenth century Japanese Puppet Theater Translations from the Asian Classics pages 26 bw Premeditated Acts photos 3 maps 6 18 x 9 14 notes bibl indexcloth 0 253 33845 X 4995 L 3800paper 0 253 21436 X 1995 s 15.

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Ghana's Concert Party Theatre: review à E-book, or Kindle E-pub Extremely popular form of entertainment Drawing on her participation as an actress in concert party performances oral histories of performers and archival research Catherine M Cole traces the history and development of Ghana's concert party tradition She shows how concert parties combined an eclectic array of cultural influences adapting characters and songs from American movies popular British ballads and local story telling traditions into a spirited blend of comedy and social commentary Actors in blackface inspired by Al Jolson and female impersonators dramatized the aspirations experiences and frustrations of their audiences Cole's extensive and lively look into Ghana's concert party provides a uniue perspecti.