Julie Taymor: Playing with Fire by Eileen Blumenthal, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The award-winning film and theatre director Julie Taymor (US), widely known for staging the Broadway musical The Lion King, presents her original approach to. Julie Taymor, Playing with Fire: Theater, Opera, Film. closely the stage arrangement in Taymor’s design for a Passover Haggadah pageant resembles that of.
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Julie Taymor is the avant-garde theater magician who turned Disney’s The Lion King into a Broadway smash — and became the first woman to win a Tony Award for best director.
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Book ratings by Goodreads. She varies her texts, media, and place in the production hierarchy—sometimes working as director-designer-adapter, sometimes just being in charge of the visuals, taymkr often serving as both director and designer.
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Award-winning theater critic Eileen Blumenthal traces Taymor’s background and achievements in theater, opera, and film.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sep 30, Ppaying added it. Apr taymmor, Marsha rated it really liked it Shelves: The Muppets are popular puppetry par excellence. A new section, introduced by film critic Antonio Monda, includes Taymor’s most recent film, “Frida”, as well as her forthcoming opera “Grendel” and movie musical “Across the Universe”.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Julie Taymor is the two-time Tony Award winner for “The Lion King” and one of the most imaginative and respected directors working in the performing arts today.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Playig 18, Julian rated it it was amazing Shelves: She has designed or directed 20 productions since the mids and lives in New York City. Pictures of in-process costumes and puppets and renderings. Tracing her extensive career, this volume includes illustrations One of the most imaginative and provocative directors and designers working today, Taymor draws on elements from the West, Indonesia, Japan, traditional theater, Asian dance-drama, puppetry, masked dance, contemporary cinema, and other performing arts to bring her extraordinary theatrical dire to life.