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Theatre Management: Arts Leadership for the 21st Century

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Theatre Management: Arts Leadership for the 21st Century

Anthony Rhine

Theatre direction & production; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

A comprehensive and critically engaged overview of the processes involved in developing and managing a theatre in the 21st... [more]

$53.95

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Wild Family: Seven Stories of Extraordinary Animal Friendship

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Wild Family: Seven Stories of Extraordinary Animal Friendship

Dr. Bhagavan Antle

Animal spectacles

Hardback

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

$24.99

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The Life of P.T. Barnum

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The Life of P.T. Barnum

P.T. Barnum

Circus; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. [more]

$14.99

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

Randall Frakes, Brooks Peck, Sidney Perkowitz, Matt Singer, Lisa Yaszek

Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres; Dance & Performing arts; Literature: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

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

$45.00

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Cooperman!: The Life of Tommy Cooper

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Cooperman!: The Life of Tommy Cooper

Ian Carroll

Conjuring & magic; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

From humble beginnings to yearnings of stardom; early setbacks, marriage to Dove; the struggle to the top and the endless... [more]

$39.99

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Theatre and Dance

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Theatre and Dance

Kate Elswit

Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

This succinct and engaging text explores the interdependence between theatre and dance. [more]

$16.95

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Territories of the Visual in Spain and Spanish America: Visual Studies and UK Hispanism

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Territories of the Visual in Spain and Spanish America: Visual Studies and...

Jo Evans (University College London, UK), Julia Biggane (University of Aberdeen, UK), Nuria Triana-Toribio (University of Kent, Canterbury, UK)

The Arts: General & Reference; Films, movies & cinema; Dance; Hispanic & Latino studies; Anthropology

Paperback

While studying the theory and contemporary impact of 'embodied' viewing, this book celebrates the emergence and development... [more]

$79.99

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Rick Steves European Festivals (First Edition)

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Rick Steves European Festivals (First Edition)

Rick Steves

Pageants, parades, festivals; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Party at the best festivals in Europe with bestselling author Rick Steves! [more]

$19.99

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Unfinished Business: Michael Jackson, Detroit, and the Figural Economy of American Deindustrialization

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Unfinished Business: Michael Jackson, Detroit, and the Figural Economy of...

Judith Hamera (Professor of Dance, Princeton University)

Dance; Theory of music & musicology; Cultural studies; Black & Asian studies; Economics

Paperback

Unfinished Business argues that U.S. deindustrialization cannot be separated from race, specifically from choreographed movements... [more]

$48.95

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DIY Circus Lab for Kids: A Family- Friendly Guide for Juggling, Balancing, Clowning, and Show-Making

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DIY Circus Lab for Kids: A Family- Friendly Guide for Juggling, Balancing,...

Jackie Leigh Davis

Circus

Paperback

From skills to props, DIY Circus Lab for Kids teaches you and your family everything you need to know to produce your own... [more]

$24.99

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Where's My Welly?: The World's Greatest Music Festival Challenge

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Where's My Welly?: The World's Greatest Music Festival Challenge

Matt Everitt And Jim Stot

Pageants, parades, festivals; Music reviews & criticism; Music: styles & genres; Humour

Hardback

From muddy fields to rock legends, Woodstock to Glastonbury, folk to dance, this book celebrates the greatest music festivals... [more]

$18.99

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Mary Wigman

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Mary Wigman

Mary Anne Santos Newhall (University of New Mexico, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

This book considers dancer, teacher, and choreographer Mary Wigman, a leading innovator in Expressionist dance whose radical... [more]

$44.99

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Hijikata Tatsumi and Ohno Kazuo

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Hijikata Tatsumi and Ohno Kazuo

Sondra Fraleigh (State University of New York, USA), Tamah Nakamura (Kyushu University, Japan)

Theatre Studies; Dance

Paperback

Part of the Routledge Performance Practitioners series, this book deals with the contribution of two of modern theatre's... [more]

$44.99

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Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on stage

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Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on stage

Ida Meftahi (The Pennsylvania State University)

Dance; Gender studies, gender groups

Paperback

Gender and Dance in Modern Iran: Biopolitics on Stage investigates the ways dancing bodies have been providing evidence for... [more]

$79.99

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Nutrition for Dancers: Basics, Performance Enhancement, Practical Tips

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Nutrition for Dancers: Basics, Performance Enhancement, Practical Tips

Liane Simmel (Fit for dance, Munich, Germany), Eva-Maria Kraft (Nutrition for Dancers, Vienna, Austria)

Dance; Dietetics & nutrition

Paperback

Dancers are top performance athletes on stage - to keep fit and healthy proper nutrition is an integral part of an optimal... [more]

$65.99

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre

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Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre...

Jerri Daboo (Exeter University)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance; Society & culture: general; Popular culture

Paperback

Staging British South Asian Culture: Bollywood and Bhangra in British Theatre looks afresh at the popularity of forms and... [more]

$65.99

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Victorian Magic

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Victorian Magic

Geoffrey Lamb

Conjuring & magic; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

Paperback

First published in 1976. This title brings the Victorian era to life with stories of its spectacular leading magicians, conjurers,... [more]

$60.99

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Dance Anatomy 2nd Edition

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Dance Anatomy 2nd Edition

Jacqui Greene Haas

Dance; Biomechanics, human kinetics

Paperback

Dance Anatomy is a visually stunning presentation of more than 100 of the most effective dance, movement, and performance... [more]

$49.99

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Theatre & Stage Photography: A Guide to Capturing Images of Theatre, Dance, Opera, and Other Performance Events

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Theatre & Stage Photography: A Guide to Capturing Images of Theatre, Dance,...

William Kenyon (Associate Professor, Head of Lighting Design, School of Theatre Penn State University)

Special kinds of photography; Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

Documenting theatrical and stage events under the often dramatic lighting designed for the production provides a number of... [more]

$242.00

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Dance Matters Too: Markets, Memories, Identities

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Dance Matters Too: Markets, Memories, Identities

Pallabi Chakravorty, Nilanjana Gupta

Theatre Studies; Dance; Music: styles & genres; Cultural studies; Anthropology

Hardback

Dance Matters Too: Markets, Memories, Identities is a rich intellectual contribution to the growing field of dance studies... [more]

$252.00

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Choreography 4th Edition With Web Resource: A Basic Approach Using Improvisation

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Choreography 4th Edition With Web Resource: A Basic Approach Using Improvisation...

Sandra Cerny Minton

Choreography

Paperback

Choreography has been thoroughly updated to help students develop their skills in each step of the choreographic experience,... [more]

$78.00

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World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle

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World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle

Patricia Beamann

Dance; Cultural studies

Paperback

From healing, fertility and religious rituals, through theatrical entertainment, to death ceremonies and ancestor worship,... [more]

$67.99

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Mr Showbiz: The Biography of Robert Stigwood

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Mr Showbiz: The Biography of Robert Stigwood

Stephen Dando-Collins

Variety shows, music hall, cabaret; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Robert Stigwood was the first media mogul in Britain to be dubbed 'Mr Showbiz". After an extraordinarily large life he... [more]

$34.99

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Galvanizing Performance: The Alexander Technique as a Catalyst for Excellence

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Galvanizing Performance: The Alexander Technique as a Catalyst for Excellence...

Debi Adams, Sarah Barker, Corinne Cassini

Acting techniques; Dance; Music; Alexander technique

Paperback

An application of the teachings of the Alexander Technique to the performing arts. This collection demonstrates how deliberate... [more]

$64.99

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Mary Wigman

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Mary Wigman

Mary Anne Santos Newhall (University of New Mexico, USA)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Dance

Hardback

This book considers dancer, teacher, and choreographer Mary Wigman, a leading innovator in Expressionist dance whose radical... [more]

$242.00

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