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Make Some Noise: Sound Effects Recording for Teens

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Make Some Noise: Sound Effects Recording for Teens

Ric Viers

Films, movies & cinema; Dance; Reference works

Paperback

Every day, millions of teens upload and watch millions of videos on YouTube. Enter the age of digital filmmakers who don't... [more]

$22.99

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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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The Natural Storyteller: Wildlife Tales for Telling

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The Natural Storyteller: Wildlife Tales for Telling

Georgiana Keable

Other performing arts

Paperback

Helps children become natural storytellers with 49 stories for retelling. Packed with worldwide stories rooted in and about... [more]

$48.99

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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]

$83.00

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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]

$62.99

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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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Performance Research: On America

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Performance Research: On America

Ric Allsopp

Performance art; Dance

Hardback

A response to the powerful presence in contemporary culture of aesthetic forms and political strategies derived from North... [more]

$315.00

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Process of the Soviet/British

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Process of the Soviet/British

Malcolm Knight

Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an informa company. [more]

$315.00

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Children's Duo Pack: Play School Story Time: Play School Story Time Volumes 1 and 2

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Children's Duo Pack: Play School Story Time: Play School Story Time Volumes...

Dance & Performing arts

CD-Extra

Play School Story Time Volume One A delightful Play School series released for the very first time as an ABC Audiobook... [more]

$29.95

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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

Hardback

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

$242.00

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Contemporary Choreography: A Critical Reader

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Contemporary Choreography: A Critical Reader

Jo Butterworth, Liesbeth Wildschut

Dance

Hardback

Offers a range of articles covering choreographic enquiry, traditional understandings of dance-making and investigation and... [more]

$242.00

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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

Hardback

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

$242.00

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Gentlemen Of The Shade: My Own Private Idaho: pop classics #7

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Gentlemen Of The Shade: My Own Private Idaho: pop classics #7

Jen Lee

Film theory & criticism; Dance & Performing arts; Social & cultural history; Popular culture

Paperback

Gus Van Sant's 1991 indie darling My Own Private Idaho perplexed and provoked, inspiring a new ethos for a new decade: being... [more]

$22.99

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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

Hardback

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

$242.00

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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

Hardback

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

$39.99

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The Well-Dressed Puppet: A Guide to Creating Puppet Costumes

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The Well-Dressed Puppet: A Guide to Creating Puppet Costumes

Cheralyn Lambeth

Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre

Hardback

Costumes are an integral part of any performance, adding believability, conveying setting, or establishing the tone, a fact... [more]

$315.00

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An A-Z Collection of Behaviour Tales: From Angry Ant to Zestless Zebra

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An A-Z Collection of Behaviour Tales: From Angry Ant to Zestless Zebra

Susan Perrow

Other performing arts; Teaching skills & techniques; Family & relationships

Paperback

A collection of 42 family friendly behaviour tales to tell to children aged 3-9 years, to help children with life challenges... [more]

$39.99

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A Simple Story: In Search of Argentina's Gaucho Dancers

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A Simple Story: In Search of Argentina's Gaucho Dancers

Leila Guerriero

Folk dancing; Memoirs

Paperback

The story of a dancer's attempt to win the biggest contest of his life [more]

$19.99

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A Different Way to Move: Minimalismes, New York, 1960-1980

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A Different Way to Move: Minimalismes, New York, 1960-1980

Marcella Lista, Elizabeth Kotz, Marcella Lista, Corinne Rondeau, Susan Rosenberg

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Contemporary dance

Paperback

In the 1960s, a group of artists in New York began developing new forms... [more]

$70.00

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Mind Magic

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Mind Magic

Marc Lemezma

Conjuring & magic

Paperback

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

$14.99

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Totally Awesome: The Greatest Cartoons of the Eighties

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Totally Awesome: The Greatest Cartoons of the Eighties

Andrew Farago

Electronic, holographic & video art; Art techniques & principles; Comic book & cartoon art; Dance & Performing arts

Hardback

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

$75.00

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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

Hardback

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

$189.00

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Sunday. Pierre Droulers Choreographer

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Sunday. Pierre Droulers Choreographer

Pierre Droulers

Contemporary dance

Paperback

This book celebrates 40 years of work by Pierre Droulers (b. 1951), a pioneer of contemporary dance and choreographer of more... [more]

$69.99

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