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Also featured are Taymor’s own notes on each production. Jennifer rated it really liked it Oct 12, Refresh and try again.

Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire

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Peter Schumann has kept strictly to his origins in the counter-culture. Sep 20, Chris added it. She lives in New York. To some degree Taymor is unique.

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Tracing her extensive career, this volume includes illustrations, in color, as well as Taymor’s personal production notes. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x 28mm 1, Jan 18, Julian rated it it was amazing Shelves: Description Julie Taymor is one of the most imaginative and provocative directors and designers working in the performing juulie.


By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Gilbert rated it it was amazing Mar 10, Some artists, like Picasso, change their styles and modes of presentation radically as they move through life; others, like Richard Foreman, remain very fixed.

Abrams, ; pp. Chey rated it really liked it May 30, Atul Sinha rated it it was amazing Sep 08, In this unique volume, award-winning writer Eileen Blumenthal traces Taymor’s theatrical apprenticeship and presents many of Taymor’s major projects in theatre, opera and film.

Taymor played various julle, human and animal, with a great physical intensity drawing fully on her mime training. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Taymor has emerged from the avantgarde into the mainstream.

She constructs her puppets, masks, and performing objects. Mae rated it really liked it Jul 08, This large-format book shows Taymor as a visual theatre artist.


Built on the Witj Hopkins University Campus. Altogether this sumptuous book offers a fascinating look at the creative sprit of one of today’s leading directors, writers and designers.

Julie Taymor Playing with Fire

The Best Books of No eBook available Amazon. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. He has curated shows for museums including the Guggenheim and he currently teaches film at New York University.

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