Mise en Abyme. 

International Journal of Comparative Literature and Arts.

Vol. VIII, Issue 2. July/December 2021

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Mise en Abyme, Vol. VIII, Issue 2. July-December 2021

LAMP IN A WINDLESS PLACE

Developing an Actor Training Methodology through Sri Lankan Combative Art Angampora

ISBN: 979-12-80081-03-2

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Acknowledgements
    Saumya Liyanage / Lyudmyla Honcharova / Marlon Ariyasinghe - PDF

PART I – PAPERS

  • “Lamp in a Windless Place”:
    Developing an Actor Training Methodology
    through Sri Lankan Combative Art Form Angampora.
    An Introduction 

    Saumya Liyanage / Natasha Hillary / Samal Vimukthi Hemachandra - PDF

  • “A Lamp in a Windless Place that Flickers not”:
    The Ontology of Presence and the Actors Lab in Sri Lanka

    Saumya Liyanage - PDF

  • ‘Helé adunu Yoda Shakthiya Angampora’:
    Performing Angampora as Sinhala Buddhist Nationalist Spectacle

    Samal Vimukthi Hemachandra - PDF

  • Angampora Martial Art:
    Revaluation of Bodymind in Sri Lankan and European Actor Training Traditions

    Lyudmyla Honcharova - PDF

  • Angampora and Dance:
    Some Historical and Kinesthetic Connections

    Sudesh Mantillake - PDF

  • Can We Know the Dancer from the Dance?
    Embodied Metaphors in Angampora

    Marlon Ariyasinghe - PDF

  • An Actor Adapts:
    Understanding Acting through Digitalization and Psychophysical Training

    Bandhuka Premawardhana - PDF

  • F(r)ight:
    Angampora as a Method to Fight Stage Fright

    Nipuni Sharada Pathirage - PDF

PART II – ESSAYS

 

  • Guru Karunāpāla, his Teaching and the AHEAD Actors Lab:
    A Brief Encounter

    Sachini Pramodya Athapaththu - PDF

  • A Conversation with my Body
    Kanchana Malshani - PDF

  • Actor’s Day at Angam Maduwa
    Thilakshini Rathnayake - PDF

  • Angampora Challenges Gender Identities in Practice
    Hewagamage Chamanee Darshika - PDF

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University of the Visual and Performing Arts,
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Accelerating Higher Education Expansion and Development (AHEAD-DOR HEMS) Project supported by the World Bank and the Ministry of Higher Education in Sri Lanka

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