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Acting & Auditioning for the 21st Century: Tips, Trends, and Techniques for Digital and New Media

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Acting & Auditioning for the 21st Century: Tips, Trends, and Techniques...

Stephanie Barton Farcas

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Acting & Auditioning for the 21st Century covers acting and auditioning in relation to new media, blue and green screen technology,... [more]

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

Alan Walker

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A landmark biography of the Polish composer by one of the world's leading authorities on Chopin and his time. [more]

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

W. Scott Poole

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; First World War; Popular culture; Media studies

Hardback

Historian and Bram Stoker Award nominee W. Scott Poole traces the confluence of history, technology, and art that gave us... [more]

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

Rick Edwards, Michael Brooks

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular science

Paperback

Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it. Dara O Briain A Sunday Times Book of the Year A New Scientist Gift Pick... [more]

$19.99

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Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story

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Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story

Mollie Gregory

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

Paperback

As late as the 1990s, men wore wigs and women's clothes to double as actresses, and were even painted down for some performances,... [more]

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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics with Heavy Metal

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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics...

Philip Moriarty

Heavy Metal music; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)

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Popular physicist uses principles of heavy metal music to explain concepts in quantum physics in both a fun and informative... [more]

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Imagine John Yoko

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Imagine John Yoko

John Lennon, Yoko Ono

Music

Hardback

Featuring the lyrics of John Lennon's iconic, beloved song and illustrations by award-winning artist Jean Jullien, this poignant... [more]

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Star Trek Stellar Cartography: Starfleet Reference Library

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Star Trek Stellar Cartography: Starfleet Reference Library

Larry Nemecek

Film, TV & Radio; Science fiction

Hardback

Star Trek Stellar Cartography: The Starfleet Reference Library assembles ten maps of the Star Trek universe. Pulled from the... [more]

$89.95

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You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir

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You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir

Parker Posey

Film, TV & Radio; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

From the Queen of the Indies and star of Christopher Guest's Waiting for Guffman and Best in Show, Woody Allen's Cafe Society... [more]

$32.99

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The Life of a Song Volume 2: The Stories Behind 50 More of the World's Best-loved Songs

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The Life of a Song Volume 2: The Stories Behind 50 More of the World's Best-loved...

Jan Dalley, David Cheal

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Easy listening, MOR music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

The second installment of the fascinating back stories behind 50 of the world's best-known and best-loved songs as featured... [more]

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Only Fools and Stories: From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost

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Only Fools and Stories: From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost

David Jason

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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***The follow-up autobiography to one of Britain's best loved actors and national treasuresIn his first book David Jason told... [more]

$19.99

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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Arden Performance Editions are ideal for anyone engaging with a Shakespeare play in performance. With clear facing-page notes... [more]

$12.99

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

Adam Ockelford

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

A tap of the foot, a rush of emotion, the urge to hum a tune; without instruction or training we all respond intuitively to... [more]

$24.99

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Black Sunset: Hollywood Sex, Lies, Glamour, Betrayal, and Raging Egos

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Black Sunset: Hollywood Sex, Lies, Glamour, Betrayal, and Raging Egos

Clancy Sigal

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Cinema industry

Paperback

The riveting, poignant, star-studded and hilarious memoir of award-winning author Clancy Sigal's time as a film agent on the... [more]

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AC/DC: For Those About to Rock

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AC/DC: For Those About to Rock

Paul Elliott

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

To millions of fans AC/DC will always be the greatest hard rock band of them all, this handsome biography from acclaimed... [more]

$39.99

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Mad Scenes and Exit Arias: The Death of the New York City Opera and the Future of Opera in America

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Mad Scenes and Exit Arias: The Death of the New York City Opera and the...

Heidi Waleson

Theatre management; Music; Opera

Hardback

From the Wall Street Journal's opera critic, a wide-ranging narrative history of how and why the New York City Opera went... [more]

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Detours

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Detours

Tim Rogers

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Memoirs

Paperback

A charming, honest, funny, sad, tender and beautiful literary memoir, from Tim Rogers of You Am I. Think Patti Smith meet... [more]

$24.99

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The Coen Brothers: This Book Really Ties the Films Together

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The Coen Brothers: This Book Really Ties the Films Together

Adam Nayman

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A playfully illustrated critical journey through the Coen brothers' filmography [more]

$60.00

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Whiskey in a Teacup: What Growing Up in the South Taught Me About Life, Love, and Baking Biscuits

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Whiskey in a Teacup: What Growing Up in the South Taught Me About Life,...

Reese Witherspoon

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Includes recipes from the author and her family. [more]

$45.00

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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

Meredith Ochs

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

A fully illustrated celebration of 50 iconic female musicians and bands who rock, featuring over 100 photographs. [more]

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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

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

$45.00

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Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived: True Tales of Brilliant Women from Across Time

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Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived: True Tales of Brilliant Women from Across...

Christel Dee, Simon Guerrier

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

Meet the women who run the Whoniverse. Featuring historical women such as Agatha Christie and Queen Victoria alongside fan... [more]

$37.99

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Iron Maiden: Album by Album

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Iron Maiden: Album by Album

Martin Popoff

Music; Heavy Metal music

Hardback

Required reading for any metalhead, Iron Maiden is a compendium of in-depth, entertaining, and profusely illustrated conversations... [more]

$39.99

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing and Promotion of Independent Films & Filmmakers

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing...

Robert Barnwell

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Sales & marketing

Paperback

Create an irresistible... [more]

$62.99

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

Paperback

In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

$35.95

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