Outdoor Arts Reading List

Some of these sources are journal articles which might be difficult to access if you are not a member of a university library – drop me a line if you want to read something here which you can’t find and I will try to help.

If you know of something which should be on the list please send me the title and I’ll add it.

Bibliography, Outdoor Arts

ACE, 2008. New Landscapes: Outdoor Arts Development Plan, 2008-2011. London: ACE.

BOUISSAC, P., 1992. Ecology of street performance. TDR: The Drama Review, 36(3), pp. 10.

BRUNER, M.L., 2005. Carnivalesque Protest and the Humorless State. Text and Performance Quarterly, 25(2), pp. 136-155.

BYWATER, M., 2007. Performing Spaces: Street Music and Public Territory. twentieth-century music, 3(1), pp. 97-120.

CAMPBELL, P.J., 1981. Passing the hat. 1. print. edn. New York: Delacorte.

COHEN-CRUZ, J., 1998. Radical street performance: an international anthology. London: Routledge.

COULT, T. and KERSHAW, B., 2002. Engineers of the imagination: the Welfare State handbook. Rev. ed. edn. London: Methuen Drama.

CROOSE, J.F., 2014. The practices of carnival: community culture and place, ProQuest Dissertations Publishing.

ELDHOSE, A.Y., 2014. Political conscientisation through street theatre: a study with reference to Kalyanasaugadhikam. Research in Drama Education, 19(4), pp. 340-354.

FOX, J., 2009. Eyes On Stalks. Bloomsbury Publishing.

FOX, J. and GILL,S., 1985. Welfare State International: Seventeen Years on the Streets. The Drama Review: TDR, 29(3), pp. 117-126.

GABER, F., 2009a. 40 Years of Street Arts. Paris: Ici & la.

GABER, F., 2009b. How it All Started: Street Arts in the Context of the 1970’S. Paris: Ici & la.

GARDAIR, C., 2013. Assembling audiences, ProQuest Dissertations Publishing

GOODACRE, J., June 16, 2016-last update, Outdoor pursuits. Available: http://www.artsprofessional.co.uk/magazine/article/outdoor-pursuits [Mar 28, 2017].

HAEDICKE, S.C., 2013. Contemporary street arts in Europe. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

HARRIS, S., 2004. ‘Dancing in the Streets’: The Aurillac Festival of Street Theatre. Contemporary Theatre Review, 14(2), pp. 57-71.

HARRISON-PEPPER, S., 1990. Drawing a circle in the square. 2010 edn. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi.

HARVIE, J., 2009. Theatre and the City. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

HERMANN, P., 2000. Playing With Fire: art on the streets of Manchester. Manchester: MIA [I have spare copies of this if required, as does Jeremy Shine]

HOOGLAND, R., 2014. Playing on and Around the Public Square. Themes in Theatre, 8, pp. 163-180.

HOPKINS, D., ORR, S., SOLGA, K., Performance and the City. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

KERSHAW, B., 1999. The radical in performance.  London: Routledge.

KERSHAW, B., 1992. The politics of performance: radical theatre as cultural intervention.

LEFEBVRE, H., 2004. Rhythmanalysis: space, time and everyday life. London: Bloomsbury.

MASON, B., 1992. Street theatre and other outdoor performance.  London: Routledge.

MASON, B., 2016. Provocation in popular culture. London: Routledge

MacDONALD, A., STICKLEY, S. & HAWTHORN, P., 1991. Street Theatre: performing outdoors for any occasion. Eastbourne: Minstrel.

MILLS & YAU, 2016-last update, Report | Outdoor Arts Audiences. Available: https://www.theaudienceagency.org/insight/outdoor-arts-audiences1 [Mar 28, 2017].

NA, 2016-last update, THE COVENT GARDEN STREET PERFORMERS ASSOCIATION. Available: /directory/entertainment/street-performers/covent-garden-street-performers-association [Mar 29, 2017].

POWER, C. and KNIGHT, C., 2012. Arrest for Attempted Street Theatre. Anthropology Today, 28(1), pp. 24-26.

READ, A., 2006. Backpages 16.4: Royal de Luxe’s “The Sultan’s Elephant” (London, 2006): The Elephant in the Street. Contemporary Theatre Review, 16(4), pp. 522-523.

SANDERSON, C. C., 2003. Gorilla Theatre: A practical guide to performing the new outdoor theatre anytime, anywhere. London: Routledge.

SCHECHNER, R., 1995. The Future of Ritual. Reissue. edn. GB: Routledge Ltd.

SCHNEIDER, R., 2004a. Performance Review: Avignon Theatre Festival Strike. Theatre Journal, 56(2), pp. 296-299.

SIMPSON, P., 2012. Apprehending everyday rhythms: rhythmanalysis, time-lapse photography, and the space-times of street performance. cultural geographies, 19(4), pp. 423-445.

SIMPSON, P., 2011. Street Performance and the City. Space and Culture, 14(4), pp. 415-430.