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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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Apollo's Angels: A History Of Ballet

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Apollo's Angels: A History Of Ballet

Jennifer Homans

Theatre Studies; Ballet; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

The definitive history of ballet and one of Granta's 2010 bestsellers, Apollo's Angels was ecstatically reviewed on publication.... [more]

$29.99

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The Happiest Refugee

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The Happiest Refugee

Anh Do

Other performing arts; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Refugees & political asylum

Paperback

The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-your-hanky story of one of Australia's best-loved comedians. [more]

$32.99

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Exit the King

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Exit the King

Neil Armfield (Director)

Dance & Performing arts; Plays & playscripts

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The Best Way to Walk: The Chic Murray Story

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The Best Way to Walk: The Chic Murray Story

Andrew Yule

Dance & Performing arts; Biography; Biography: general

Paperback

Murray's career entered a new phase in the 1980s with a film role in Gregory's Girl, triumph on stage in You'll Never Walk... [more]

$24.95  $8.00

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The Director's Craft: A Handbook for the Theatre

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The Director's Craft: A Handbook for the Theatre

Katie Mitchell (The Royal National Theatre, UK)

Theatre Studies; Theatre management; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

A step-by-step guide to directing for the stage. It provides assistance with various aspects of the varied challenges facing... [more]

$52.99

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The Bacchae and Other Plays

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The Bacchae and Other Plays

Euripides, John Davie, Richard Rutherford

Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

Covers such plays as: Phoenician Women , Orestes , Bacchae , Iphigenia at Aulis , and the Rhesus . [more]

$19.99

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The Cambridge Shakespeare Library 3 Volume Hardback Set: Shakespeare's Times, Texts and Stages; Shakespeare Criticism; Shakespeare Performance

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The Cambridge Shakespeare...

Catherine Alexander (University of Birmingham)

Acting techniques; Theatre: technical & background skills; Individual actors & performers; Street theatre; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Hardback

These three volumes represent the best Shakespeare criticism of the last fifty years. 140 articles have been organised under... [more]

$999.00  $500.00

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Death In The Afternoon

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Death In The Afternoon

Ernest Hemingway

Animal spectacles; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

In Death in the Afternoon, Hemingway shares the sights, the sounds, the excitement, and above all, the knowledge which fuelled... [more]

$14.99

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Come Back to Me (#3 Seal Island)

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Come Back to Me (#3 Seal Island)

Daniela Sacerdoti

Ballet; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adult & contemporary romance; Social work

Paperback

Daniela Sacerdoti has sold over 1 million copies of her eBooks, including the No. 1 eBook bestseller WATCH OVER ME. This third... [more]

$19.99

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The Wonders: Lifting the Curtain on the Freak Show, Circus and Victorian Age

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The Wonders: Lifting the Curtain on the Freak Show, Circus and Victorian...

John Woolf

Theatre Studies; Circus; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

The untold story of the Victorian freak show and circus, and the remarkable cast of characters who performed in them. The... [more]

$39.99

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John Hughes FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Man Behind the Movies

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John Hughes FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Man Behind the Movies...

Thomas A. Christie

Film, TV & Radio; Other performing arts

Paperback

The definitive guide to the films of the legendary director, screenwriter, and producer. [more]

$44.99

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Rudolf Nureyev: The Life

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Rudolf Nureyev: The Life

Julie Kavanagh

Choreography; Ballet; Contemporary dance; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Born on a train in Stalin's Russia, Rudolf Nureyev was ballet's pop icon. Nureyev's achievements and conquests became legendary:... [more]

$24.99

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The Event Manager's Bible 3rd Edition: The Complete Guide to Planning and Organising a Voluntary or Public Event

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The Event Manager's Bible 3rd Edition: The Complete Guide to Planning and...

D. G. Conway

Pageants, parades, festivals; Business & Economics; Management & management techniques; Sporting events, tours & organisations

Paperback

The authoritative guide to planning, organising, managing and delivery events of all size [more]

$45.00

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The Rite of Spring

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The Rite of Spring

Gillian Moore

Ballet; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Social & cultural history

Hardback

The story behind the scandalous first performance of one of the most influential works in the history of music. [more]

$35.00

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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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Clown Secret

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Clown Secret

Ira Seidenstein

Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

The secret held tight by the finest performers relies on universal principles. CLOWN SECRET will reveal those universal principles... [more]

$71.95

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Glamour Factory: Inside Hollywood's Big Studio System

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Glamour Factory: Inside Hollywood's Big Studio System

Ronald L Davis

Film, TV & Radio; Dance & Performing arts; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Communications engineering & telecommunications

Paperback

The Glamour Factory is the story of the motion picture business, told with the help of hundreds of insiders--from stars, directors,... [more]

$46.95

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Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American History

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Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American...

Yunte Huang

Other performing arts; Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas

Hardback

With wry humour, Shakespearean profundity and trenchant insight, Yunte Huang brings to life the story of the famous Siamese... [more]

$45.95

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful...

Mary Helen Bowers, Mary Helen Bowers

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Exercise & workout books

Hardback

A chic and informative guide to the Ballet Beautiful method, featuring dance-inspired exercises, wellness tips, and lifestyle... [more]

$65.00

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Spirit of Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

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Spirit of Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

Nicolasa Chavez

Folk dancing; Folk & traditional music; History

Hardback

The juxtaposition of thirty black-and-white remastered Lindbergh images and thirty contemporary color images, provides a fascinating... [more]

$71.95

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Towards a Theory of Mime

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Towards a Theory of Mime

Alexander Iliev

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Mime

Paperback

This book was originally published as volumes 1 and 2 (of 4) of Obshta teori'ia i praktika na pantominata (Sofia, Sonita &... [more]

$65.99

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Her Majesty's Pleasure: A centenary celebration for Adelaide's theatre of the stars

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Her Majesty's Pleasure: A centenary celebration for Adelaide's theatre of...

Frank Van Straten

Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts; Local history

Hardback

This unique book raises the curtain on the history of Adelaide's most remarkable playhouse - Her Majesty's Theatre. For 100... [more]

$39.95

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One Man Show: The Stages Of Barry Humphries

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One Man Show: The Stages Of Barry Humphries

Anne Pender

Television; Other performing arts; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Barry Humphries is perhaps the greatest comic genius of our age. Satirist, comedian and burlesque entertainer, he enthrals... [more]

$35.00

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Making a Good Script Great: A Guide for Writing & Rewriting by Hollywood Script Consultant, Linda Seger: 3rd Edition

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Making a Good Script Great: A Guide for Writing & Rewriting by Hollywood...

Linda Seger

Film movie scripts & screenplays; Dance & Performing arts; Language: reference & general; Screenwriting techniques; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

Making a good script great is more than just a matter of putting a good idea on paper. It requires the working and reworking... [more]

$27.95

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