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What's in this Guide?

Welcome to the Performing Arts Subject Guide. This guide provides you with information and links to enable you to find out more about Library resources and support in your subject area.

Use the Tabs above and Quick Links below to explore:

 ► What resources are available in the Library

 ► How to use the resources effectively

 ► Where to go to for help if you get stuck

If you find that this guide doesn't help to answer your enquiry then get in touch with us. For quick questions, use the JustAsk LibChat function (red tab on the right of this page), take a look at the FAQs or access our Academic Support Drop-In. For more in depth queries, email or make an appointment with your Librarian (details below librarian's profile photo).  

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Performing Arts films on Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

THE BIRDIE! (Phedre) is The Wooster Group's OBIE-winning production of Paul Schmidt's version of Racine's Phedre,

To you, The Birdie

Directed by Elizabeth LeCompte, TO YOU, THE BIRDIE! (Phedre) is The Wooster Group's OBIE-winning production of Paul Schmidt's version of Racine's Phedre, re-set in a mobile modernist landscape of sliding plexiglass panels, omnipresent monitors, and hidden cameras.

 

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

Seductive, fearless, and outrageous, Marina Abramovic has been redefining what art is for nearly 40 years.

Marina Abramovic: the artist is present

Seductive, fearless, and outrageous, Marina Abramovic has been redefining what art is for nearly 40 years. Using her own body as a vehicle, pushing herself beyond her limits and at times risking her life in the process she creates performances that challenge, shock, and move us.

This film follows Marina as she prepares for what may be the most important moment of her life: a major new retrospective of her work, taking place at The Museum of Modern Art. 

 

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

A humorous, satirical and unique philosophical exploration of the creative process

I live for Art

A humorous, satirical and unique philosophical exploration of the creative process - its angst, its thrills, its purpose and its methods.

Bringing together three of our worlds most unique artists, a famous quantum physicist/philosopher, and a world renown story teller; I LIVE FOR ART explores this most vital aspect; creativity straight from the trenches from which is arises.

 

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

Paul Petroskey started filming himself performing song parodies, music videos and unboxing videos, video blogging, sharing reviews, and telling jokes.

Will work for views: the lo-fi life of Weird Paul

Way ahead of his time - before YouTube, before Snapchat, before Facebook and even before the internet itself - Paul Petroskey started filming himself performing song parodies, music videos and unboxing videos, video blogging, sharing reviews, and telling jokes.

 

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

A reinterpretation and exploration of William Shakespeare's intentions when writing Othello

Dear Mr. Shakespeare

A reinterpretation and exploration of William Shakespeare's intentions when writing Othello. The film examines the play's racial themes in a historical and contemporary setting, while drawing wider parallels between immigration and blackness in the UK today.

 

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

Kanopy

Kanopy provides access to critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more.

When off campus, please click on the Log in to Montfort icon. You will then need to enter your DMU Single Sign On username and password to access the Kanopy site.

You can also download a Kanopy app for iOS, Android and Amazon Fire devices. You can find more information about the Kanopy app via the Kanopy support pages.

The remarkable story of how a group of inspired mavericks made an unlikely marriage of hip-hop and history the biggest musical show in America.

Hamilton: one shot to Broadway

The remarkable story of how a group of inspired mavericks made an unlikely marriage of hip-hop and history the biggest musical show in America...and are getting ready to conquer the world! Featuring interviews with Lin Manuel Miranda, as well as the cast and crew of Hamilton.

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