The Dancing Word: An Embodied Approach to the Preparation of Performers and the Composition of Performances. (Consciousness, Literature and the Arts)

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The product of over eighteen years of embodied research by the author, The Dancing Word presents a systemic and phenomenological description of a contemporary intercultural theatre practice. This volume offers a blueprint for both training and collaborative performance creation that integrates the best of western laboratory theatre with the practice and ontological underpinnings of Chinese martial (Wushu) and healing/self care (Qigong) arts. This is a book for theatre practitioners, students, scholars, and those interested in exploring transcultural methodologies.

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Daniel Mroz is a theatre director and acting teacher specializing in the physical and vocal training of performers. He leads Les Ateliers du corps, a theatre training and performance studio in Ottawa, Canada. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre at the University of Ottawa.

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