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"I am indebted to Jonathan Fox's remarkable (and underappreciated) book Acts of Service: Spontaneity, Commitment, and Tradition in the Nonscripted Theatre. His description of the parallel paths of scripted and non-scripted theater is seminal." -- Joel Plotkin, State University of New York

"I find the book stimulating, challenging, exciting and illuminating." -- Peter Wright, University of New England, Armidale

"The whole concept of nonscripted theatre is very helpful to me in relation to my teaching, so your book gives me a sense of groundedness in what it is I'm doing." -- Deborah Welsh, Syracuse University

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 283 pages
  • Publisher: Tusitala (December 1, 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0964235005
  • ISBN-13: 978-0964235007
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,233,280 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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