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ARTH 3850 The Arts of Southeast Asia: Dance; Theater & Puppet Theater; Music

This guide covers introductory sources for arts in Southeast Asia, and sources specific to particular types of arts.


Chapters on traditional dance and dance drama in Indonesia and Malaysia, are in  vol.8, Performing Arts, of Indonesian Heritage (DS 615 I532 1996) and vol.8, Performing ArtsEncyclopedia of Malaysia,  DS 591.5 E53  1998Chapters include discussion, color illustrations & photos.      The CCP Encyclopedia of Philippine Art, NX 581 A1 C38 1994, has a volume (v. 5) devoted to dance All three sets of encyclopedias are on the Reference shelves in the Asia Reading Room.   

Theater and Puppet Theater

See also the encyclopedias Indonesia Heritage and  Encyclopedia of Malaysia  (vol. 8 . Performing Arts, of each set)  and vol. 7 of CCP Encyclopedia of Philippine Art on Theater.  


For browsing in the book stacks for books on Asian music, see call number ML section, on both level 1 and level B downstairs.