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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

Valerie Lawson

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

With its vivid narrative, Valerie Lawson's Dancing Under the Southern Skies goes far beyond what audiences see on stage to... [more]

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Fosse: The Biography

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Fosse: The Biography

Sam Wasson

Dance & Performing arts; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

In this richly detailed and beautifully written biography, Sam Wasson draws on a wealth of unpublished material and over 300... [more]

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist...

Julien Bitoun

Pageants, parades, festivals; Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Rock & Pop music; Cultural studies

Hardback

A complete chronological account of Woodstock, hour by hour, performance by performance. Released to coincide with its 50th... [more]

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Marlene Dietrich - The Life

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Marlene Dietrich - The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Paperback

The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the landmark biography that tells the full-scale, riveting, and untold story of Marlene... [more]

$30.95

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

David Hallberg

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$26.99

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Eileen

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Eileen

Eileen Kramer

Dance; Biography

Paperback

Eileen Kramer is a person for whom age does not exist. Eileen is quite possibly the longest working dancer and choreographer... [more]

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

Steven Bingen

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Dance & Performing arts; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

Movie studios are the wondrous, almost magical locales where legends are created. Unfortunately, these celebrity playgrounds... [more]

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What Is Performance Art?: Australian Perspectives

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What Is Performance Art?: Australian Perspectives

Mimi Kelly

Art & Architecture; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

This new volume takes a look at the rich history of performance art in Australia through a multitude of perspectives. With... [more]

$39.99

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The Mirror of Magic: A History of Magic in the Western World

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The Mirror of Magic: A History of Magic in the Western World

Kurt Seligmann

Small-scale, secular & domestic scenes in art; Conjuring & magic; Occult studies

Hardback

A collector's edition of the classic, illustrated, and comprehensive history of magic and the occult. [more]

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare...

Mark R. W. Williams

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

Wendy Lesser

Theatre Studies; Dance; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A lively and inspired biography celebrating the centennial of this master choreographer, dancer, and stage director [more]

$37.99

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

DK

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Hardback

Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the... [more]

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

Henry Alford

Theatre Studies; Dance; Social & cultural anthropology; Humour

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England...

Jenifer Roberts

Ballet; Biography: arts & entertainment; History; Social & cultural history

Paperback

The story of a French ballerina who became richer than the Queen. Jenifer Roberts unearths this fascinating story of sex,... [more]

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

Ethan Mordden (freelance author)

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres; Other performing arts; Musicals

Hardback

Author Ethan Mordden tells the full story of Chicago - a play, a silent film, a talkie remake, a musical, and a movie musical... [more]

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Bolshoi Confidential: Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the Tsars to Today

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Bolshoi Confidential: Secrets of the Russian Ballet from the Rule of the...

Simon Morrison

Ballet; History

Paperback

On a freezing night in January 2013, an assailant hurled acid in the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet,... [more]

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Lysicrates and Martin: Two arts patrons of history return to give again

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Lysicrates and Martin: Two arts patrons of history return to give again...

The Lysicrates Foundation

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Hardback

Starting with the birth of democracy and theatre in ancient Athens, Lysicrates and Martin transports you to today?s Australia,... [more]

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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina

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Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina

Misty Copeland

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Determination meets dance in this memoir by the history-making ballerina [more]

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Play School Story Time: Volume 2

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Play School Story Time: Volume 2

ABC Audio

Dance & Performing arts; Children's & Educational

CD-Audio

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Everyday Magic Mini Kit

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Everyday Magic Mini Kit

Justin Flom

Conjuring & magic; Fiction-related items; Stationery items

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In Everyday Magic, magician Justin Flom will teach you all you need to know to perform 10 amazing and how-did-you-do-that... [more]

$14.99

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Mao's Last Dancer

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Mao's Last Dancer

Li Cunxin, Li Cunxin

Ballet; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A biography of a young Chinese peasant boy who emerged from abject poverty, defected to the US, and became principal dancer... [more]

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Magic Tricks with Coins, Cards and Everyday Objects

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Magic Tricks with Coins, Cards and Everyday Objects

Jake Banfield

Conjuring & magic; Children's & Educational; Handicrafts (Children's&YA)

Hardback

A collection of the freshest step-by-step magic tricks to impress your mates and family. Learn how to turn everyday objects... [more]

$19.99

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

Luke Jennings, Deborah Bull

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

The essential, easy-to-use classical ballet guide - spanning nearly two centuries of classical dance - with entries for more... [more]

$21.99

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My Life

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My Life

Isadora Duncan

Dance; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A remarkable account of a wildly artistic life, finally restored to its unexpurgated form, with a revealing new introduction... [more]

$25.95

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