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Theatre as sign-system: a semiotics of text and performance

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

Publication date1991
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages203
ISBN (electronic)9781136112287
ISBN (print)0415049326, 9780415049320
<mark>Original language</mark>English


This invaluable student handbook is the first detailed guide to explain in detail the relationship between the drama text and the theory and practice of drama in performance. Beginning at the beginning, with accessible explanations of the meanings and methods of semiotics, Theatre as Sign System addresses key drama texts and offers new and detailed information about the theories of performance.