The Ancient Dancer in the Modern World

Responses to Greek and Roman Dance
Author(s): 
Macintosh, Fiona
ISBN: 
9780199656936
Date published: 
July 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£35.00

The first systematic study of the impact of ideas about ancient Greek and Roman dance on modern theatrical and choreographic practices. With contributions from experts in a range of fields, the volume presents a wide conspectus on an under-explored but central aspect of classical reception, dance and theatre history, and the history of ideas.