The focus of this series on laboratory processes will be
of great interest to practitioners and scholars around the world. I
am sure that several of these books will quickly turn into classics
and become central to theatre and performance studies in
Eugenio Barba and his colleagues explore in
practice and in theory the work of the actor from an intercultural
perspective. The Icarus book series -- ranging from Grotowski to
Eurasia, India to France, theatre anthropology to theatre
laboratories -- is indispensable for anyone interested in the
processes of performing.
This is an important series backed by some the
most significant theatre and cultural institutions working
The 'Theatre as a Laboratory' book series
launched between ICARUS Books and Routledge Press is making
available an an exciting and remarkable set of books focused on
theatre practice in the studio.