Item description for Masks and Performance: With Everyday Materials by Gita Wolf...
Drawing on Indian mask-making and performance traditions, this book suggests how children (and educators working with children) can imaginatively engage with and adapt from different cultures. It contains practical instructions on mask-making and detailed suggestions on how to put up a performance-including notes on script-writing, direction, auditioning, stage management, costumes and make-up.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.94" Width: 8.82" Height: 0.79" Weight: 1.81 lbs.
Binding Spiral Bound
Release Date Jan 1, 2005
Publisher Tara Publishing
ISBN 8186211470 ISBN13 9788186211472
Availability 0 units.
More About Gita Wolf
Gita Wolf is a highly original and creative voice in contemporary Indian publishing, and the founder of Tara Books. She is known for her interest in exploring and experimenting with the form of the book. Gita has written over twenty books for children and adults, many of which have been translated into multiple languages and recognized internationally. Andrea Anastasio is an artist and designer who was born in Rome in 1961. He studied Philosophy, Asian studies, and Street Theatre, before going on to start a very successful design practice. Andrea s connection to India is a long one, going back to 1991 when he began researching rural architecture, folk art and religion. He now regularly commutes between India and Italy. He is currently working on several new projects with Tara Books. Bhajju Shyam is widely accepted as the finest living Gond tribal artist in India. Bhajju s intricate and colorful work is well known throughout India and has been exhibited in the U.S., U.K., Germany, Holland and Russia. Alone in the Forest is Bhajju s seventh book with Tara Books, and his fourth as a solo artist. From the walls of his tribal village home to international acclaim, Bhajju s has been an incredible creative journey."