Bibliografia Tibet

Opere in lingua italiana

ATTISANI, Antonio, Il teatro del Tibet, Roma, Millelire Stampa Alternativa, 1993. pp. 62.

ATTISANI, Antonio (cur.), Fiabe teatrali del Tibet, Firenze, Titivillus, 1996, pp. 295.

ATTISANI, Antonio, A ce lha mo. Studio sulle forme della teatralità tibetana, Firenze, Olschki, 2001, pp. 601. 

ATTISANI, Antonio, Uno strano teatro, Torino, Legenda, 2001.

CONSONNI, Alessandra (ed.), Cham yig: il libro tibetano delle danze, Bologna, CLUEB, 2008, pp. 129.

DOWMAN, Keith, La danzatrice del cielo. La vita segreta ed i canti di Yeshe Tsogyel, Roma, Astrolabio-Ubaldini, 1985.

HELFFER, Mireille (cur.), Musiche dal tetto del mondo, Torino, Testo & Immagine, 2000.

VERNI, Piero, SEVEGNANI, Vicky, Tibet. Danze rituali dei Lama, Firenze, Nardini, 1990.

WANG Yao, Tales from Tibetan Opera, Beijing, New World Press, 1986.


Opere in lingue straniere

AA. VV., A Collection of Eight Main Tibetan Opera, Lhasa, Tibetan People’s Publishing House, 1989, pp. 720.

AA. VV., Buddhist Ritual Dance, Kathmandu, Kala Mandapa – Institute of Classical Nepalese Performing Arts, 1986.

AA. VV., Three Tibetan mysteries. Tchrimekundan, Nasal, Djroazanmo, as performed in the Tibetan monasteries, translated from the French version of Jacques Bacot (with an introduction, notes, and index) by H. I. Woolf. Illustrated from native designs by V. Goloubew, Taipei, SMC Publishing, 2008 (1st edition 1923, London, Routledge and Sons), pp. 267.

AA.VV., Tibetan Costume and Ornaments, Beijing, China Intercontinental Press, 2002, pp. 191, ill.

BACOT, Jacques, Trois mystères tibétains. Répresentations théâtrales dans les monastères du Tibet, Paris, L’Asiathèque, 1987, pp. 298.

BARTHOLOMEW, Terese, JOHNSTON, John (eds.), The Dragon’s Gift: The Sacred Art of Bhutan, Hawaii, Honolulu Academy of Arts/Chicago, Serindia Publications, 2009, pp. 390.

BERG, Eberhard, The Sherpa Dumiji masked dance festival. An ethnographic description of the “great liturgical performance” as celebrated annually according to the tradition of the Lamaserwa clan of the village temple of Gonpa Zhung, Solu, Lumbini International Research Institute, 2008, pp. 234, ill.

CADONNA, Alfredo (ed.), India, China, Tibet. Genesis and Aspects of Traditional Narrative, Firenze, Olschki, 1999.

CADONNA, Alfredo, BIANCHI, Ester (eds.), Facets of Tibetan Religious Tradition and Contacts with Neighbouring Cultural Areas, Firenze, Olschki/Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Istituto Venezia e l’Oriente, 2001, pp. XVI-601.

DOWMAN, Keith, Sky Dancer. The Life and Songs of the Lady Yeshe Tsogyel, London, Routledge & Kegan, 1984.

DUNCAN, Herbert Marion, Harvest Festival Dramas in Tibet, Hong Kong, Orient Publishing Company, 1955, pp. 275 (reprint, London, 1964).

DUNCAN, Herbert Marion, More Harvest Festival Dramas in Tibet, London, The Mitre Press, 1967, pp. 123, ill.

EKVALL, Robert Brainerd, Thubten Jigme Norbu (tr.), The Younger Brother Don Yod, being the Secret Biography from theWords of the Glorious Lama, the Holy Reverend Blo bzang ye shes: a Tibetan Play, Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1969, pp. 148.

ELLINGSON, Terry Jay, The Mandala of Sound: Concepts and Sound Structures in Tibetan Ritual Music, Ph. Dl. Thesis, Madison, University of Wisconsin, 1979.

ELLINGSON, Terry Jay, SNYDER, Jeanette (eds.), Music and Theatre in Tibetan Society, Mexico City, Atti del Fonapas, 1981.

EPSTEIN, Lawrence, SHERBURNE, Richard (eds.), Reflections on Tibetan Culture. Essays in Memory of Turrell V. Wylie, Lewinston, The Mellen Press, 1990.

FANTIN, Mario, Mani Rimdu. The Buddhist Dance Drama of Tengpoche, New Delhi, The English Book Store, 1976, pp. 170, ill.

HELFFER, Mireille, Les chants dans l’épopée tibétaine de Ge-sar d’après le livre de la course de cheval, Genève-Paris, Librairie Droz, 1977, pp. 585.

HELFFER, Mireille, Mchod-rol. Les instruments de la musique tibétaine, Paris, Editions de la Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, 1994.

JAMYANG, Wangmo, Dancing in the Clouds: The Mani Rimdu, Dumche and Tsogchen Festivals of the Khumbu Sherpas, Kathmandu, Vajra Publications, 2008, pp. XXVI-236, ill.

JERSTAD, Luther G., Mani-Rimdu: Sherpa Dance Drama, Seattle, University of Washington Press, 1969, pp. XVI-192, ill.

JOSAYMA BRIDGMAN, Cynthia, TSONAWA Norbu Losang, Tibetan Folk Opera, Drowa Sangmo (The Life Story of Drowa Sangmo), Dharamsala, LTWA-Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, 1990, pp. XV-75 (reprint Delhi, Paljor Publications, 2001).

JOSAYMA BRIDGMAN, Cynthia (tr.), Gyalsa Besa. Tibetan Folk Opera Story. The Story of the Marriage of King Songtsen Gampo of Tibet to the Princess of China and Nepal, Dharamsala, LTWA-Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, 1991, pp. 19.

KAUFMANN, Walther, Tibetan Buddhist Chant, Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 1982.

KOHN, Richard J., Lord of the Dance: The Mani Rimdu Festival in Tibet and Nepal, New York, SUNY, 2001, pp. 366.

MAGNIEN, Marius, Symphonies tibétaines, Genève, Librairie Rousseau, 1963, pp. 176, ill.

MILLER, B.D., The Black Hat Dance, New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1987.

MÜLLER, C.C., RAUNING, W. (eds.), Masken und Kulttanz in Tibet, Innsbruck-Frankfurt am Main, 1982.

NEBESKY-WOJKOWITZ, Rene de, Tibetan Religious Dance. Tibetan Text and Annotated Translation of the ‘chams yig, New Delhi, Pilgrim Books/Paljor Publications, 1997, pp. VIII-319, ill..

NORBU, Chopel, Folk Culture of Tibet, Dharamsala, LTWA, 1983.

NORBU, Jamyang, Zlo-Gar. Performing Traditions of Tibet, Dharamsala, LTWA, 1986, pp. 152.

NORBU, Tsering, Ache Lhamo is My Life, Torino, Legenda, 1999.

PEARLMAN, Ellen, Tibetan Sacred Dance: A Journey into Religious and Folk Traditions, s.l., Inner Traditions, 2002, pp. 200, ill. 

RICARD, Matthieu, Moines danceurs au Tibet, Paris, Albin Michel, 1999, pp. 128, ill.

RICARD, Matthieu, Monk Dancers of Tibet, s.l., Shambhala Publications, 2003, pp. 128, ill.

RIGZIN, Tsepak, Festivals of Tibet, Dharamsala, LTWA-Library of Tibetan Works and Archives,1993, pp. XI-70.

ROSS, Joanna, Lhamo: Opera from the Roof of the World, New Delhi, Paljor Publications, 1995, pp. 130.

SAMTEN G. KARMAY, Three Sacred Bon Dances, Solan, Yungdrung Bon Monastic Centre, 1983.

THUBTEN Jigme Norbu, Zlos gar. Performing Traditions of Tibet, Dharamsala,Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, 1986.

UMADEVI, The Dance of Tibet, New Delhi, Nalanda Press, 1966, pp. 14, ill.

VANDOR, Ivan, La musique du bouddhisme tibétain, Paris, Editions Buchet-Chastel, 1976, pp. 138, ill.


Con il contributo della Fondazione Ada Ceschin Pilone e di

bibliografia a cura di Rossella Marangoni



Pubblicato in AsiaTeatro, Anno I (2011)