Encyclopaedia of Indian Theatre: Folk Theatre, Vol. VI

By: Biswajit Sinha

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Series VI quickly establish itself a Standard 'Reference Source Book' on Indian Folk Theatre Containing Numerous invaluable and rare Photographs.First ever Published Encyclopaedic Dictionary, this is an Exhaustive and all Encompassing work Covering as it does the whole ground Connected with Folk Dramatic Art Incorporating Pan - Indian traditions, Region - based and even local styles. A Treasure house of information, Covering Entries on all aspects of folk theatre, be it folk artists, Institutions or forms. Folk Theatrical Tradition of each State is treated in an unbiased manner. Apart from Prominent genres like Ankiya Nat, Bhavai, Jatra, Nautanki, Ram-lila, Rasalila, Tamasha, Yakshagana etc. inumerable lesser known (extant and Extinct Traditions) have been Painstakingly Documented in this compendium for the first time. Further enlighting how these amazing and vibrant folk styles have been recasted in a Contemporary mould by the Contemporary theatre Directors. Highly recommended for the Libraries, Schools, Academies, Research Institutions Interested in Indian Drama, literature and above all, Addressed to Folklorists, Art Historians and Connoisseurs.Printed Pages: 528.

Title: Encyclopaedia of Indian Theatre: Folk Theatre, Vol. VI

Author Name: Biswajit Sinha

Categories: India, Theatre,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2004

ISBN: 8186208356

ISBN 13: 9788186208359

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 106217

Keywords: Encyclopaedia of Indian Theatre: Folk Theatre, Vol. VI Biswajit Sinha