Chapter 1: Lighting dance; Lighting evolution;
Chapter 2: Shadowing dance: Shadow evolution;
Chapter 3: The behaviour of shadows in artforms Shadows that add characteristics to the caster;
Chapter 4: Theories of shadows and their possible applications in dance practice Shadows in daily life;
Chapter 5: Application of theories of shadows for the generation of dance improvisation Dancer, light and surface in the creation of shadows ;
Chapter 6: Application of theories of shadows in the creation of a dance piece Cultural shadows; Afterword
Flaviana Xavier Antunes Sampaio is a Professor at the Bahia Southwest State University, Brazil. She has studied Dance at Bachelor, a Master and a Ph.D. level, and has been researching dance lighting since 2004. Her works have been presented in the UK, Japan, Brazil and Czech Republic.