Published by Tara Publishing

Unselected starMasks and Performance

Les Masques et le Théâtre |


  • 200 pages
  • 21.7 x 28 centimeters
  • children ages 8-12
  • 4 colors
  • Hardcover

Published by Tara Publishing

Book description

Masks and Performance centres on the adventure implicit in make believe, to foster creative and empowering self expression in the child. The book contains practical instructions on how to make a variety of masks and props, incorporate them into performance. For the educator, it also looks at the role of performance in art education, highlighting histories of mask and performance traditions; and ways to adapt them to suit the contemporary situations and everyday materials.