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Cracking Shakespeare: A Hands-on Guide for Actors and Directors + Video

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Cracking Shakespeare: A Hands-on Guide for Actors and Directors + Video...

Kelly Hunter (Actor/Director)

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Theatre direction & production; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Cracking Shakespeare serves to demystify the process of speaking Shakespeare's language, offering hands-on techniques for... [more]

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

Ira B. Nadel

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

This comprehensive biography uses extensive theater and film archives to reveal Mamet's ideas on writing, acting, and directing,... [more]

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On Shakespeare

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On Shakespeare

John Bell

Theatre direction & production

Paperback

With humour, wit and a lifetime of experience this is a fascinating backstage pass to the life and plays of the Bard from... [more]

$29.99

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Peliculas Claves del Cine Belico

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Peliculas Claves del Cine Belico

Edmond Roch

Theatre direction & production; Languages & ESL

Paperback

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$42.95

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Jerzy Grotowski

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Jerzy Grotowski

James Slowiak, Jairo Cuesta

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Outlining Jerzy Grotowski's contributions to 20th century performance, this book demonstrates his significance and how his... [more]

$41.99

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The Book of Broadway: The Definitive Plays and Musicals

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The Book of Broadway: The Definitive Plays and Musicals

Eric Grode

Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production; Musicals; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The Book of Broadway profiles 150 of the best Broadway musicals and plays ever produced, spanning the mid-nineteeth century... [more]

$69.99

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Stage Blood: Five tempestuous years in the early life of the National Theatre

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Stage Blood: Five tempestuous years in the early life of the National Theatre...

Michael Blakemore

Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production; Memoirs

Paperback

In 1971, Michael Blakemore joined the National Theatre as Associate Director under Laurence Olivier. [more]

$24.99

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Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment

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Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive...

Jean Burgess

Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment focuses on the director's collaboration... [more]

$62.99

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Teaching Playwriting: Creativity in Practice

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Teaching Playwriting: Creativity in Practice

Paul Gardiner (University of Sydney, Australia)

Theatre direction & production; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

Playwriting is a skill under-explored in the classroom, despite the strong evidence that it's an engaging and rewarding activity... [more]

$49.99

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Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook

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Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook

Phil Smith

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Theatre: technical & background skills; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

This practical, accessible and far-reaching guide to making site-specific theatre and performance emphasises the diversity... [more]

$52.95

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

Janek Szatkowski

Theatre direction & production

Paperback

A Theory of Dramaturgy is the first text of its kind to define concepts and combine arguments into a coherent dramaturgical... [more]

$69.99

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Russian Theatre in Practice: The Director's Guide

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Russian Theatre in Practice: The Director's Guide

Amy Skinner (University of Hull, UK)

Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Amidst the turmoil of political revolution, the stage directors of twentieth-century Russia rewrote the rules of theatre making.... [more]

$53.99

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Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment

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Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive...

Jean Burgess

Theatre direction & production

Hardback

Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment focuses on the director's collaboration... [more]

$231.00

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Contemporary Women Stage Directors: Conversations on Craft

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Contemporary Women Stage Directors: Conversations on Craft

Paulette Marty (Appalachian State University, USA)

Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Consists of interviews with 27 female professional theatre directors in the United Kingdom and United States. [more]

$38.99

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The Art of the Artistic Director: Conversations with Leading Practitioners

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The Art of the Artistic Director: Conversations with Leading Practitioners...

Christopher Haydon (Artistic Director, Gate Theatre, London, UK)

Theatre direction & production; Theatre management

Paperback

How do you decide what stories an audience should hear? How do you make your theatre stand out in a crowded and intensely... [more]

$44.99

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Disney Theatrical Productions: Producing Broadway Musicals the Disney Way

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Disney Theatrical Productions: Producing Broadway Musicals the Disney Way...

Amy S. Osatinski

Theatre direction & production; Musicals

Paperback

Disney Theatrical Productions: Producing Broadway Musicals the Disney Way is the first work of scholarship to comprehensively... [more]

$62.99

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Theory for Theatre Studies: Space

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Theory for Theatre Studies: Space

Kim Solga (Professor of Theatre Studies, Western University, Canada)

Theory of architecture; Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Space: it's everywhere, all around, a given. It's abstract and yet not abstract at all, because it governs all human relations,... [more]

$25.99

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Adapting to the Stage: Theatre and the Work of Henry James

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Adapting to the Stage: Theatre and the Work of Henry James

Chris Greenwood

Theatre direction & production; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Paperback

An exploration of the work of Henry James and the stage. It demonstrates that from the 1890s onwards James concentrated on... [more]

$58.99

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

Janek Szatkowski

Theatre direction & production

Hardback

A Theory of Dramaturgy is the first text of its kind to define concepts and combine arguments into a coherent dramaturgical... [more]

$231.00

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Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture

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Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture...

Alexandra B. Bonds

Theatre direction & production; Opera

Hardback

Focuses on the costumes of Jingju, the highest form of stage arts in China. This comprehensive volume provides both theory... [more]

$231.00

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Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production

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Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production...

Rita Kogler Carver (Executive Artistic Director, DragonFly Performing Arts, Inc.; Managing Member, BearFly Designs, LLC, Earlton, NY, USA)

Theatre direction & production; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Tackles different aspects of theatre production. This book discusses the history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting,... [more]

$92.99

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Tadeusz Kantor

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Tadeusz Kantor

Noel Witts

Performance art; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

First edition reissued in 2019; first published by Routledge in 2009. [more]

$62.99

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A Practical Guide to Greener Theatre: Introduce Sustainability Into Your Productions

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A Practical Guide to Greener Theatre: Introduce Sustainability Into Your...

Ellen Jones

Theatre direction & production; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Hardback

Protecting the environment should be a priority of every theatrical production, but it can be challenging to mount an environmentally-friendly... [more]

$305.00

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Shakespeare and Directing in Practice

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Shakespeare and Directing in Practice

Kevin Ewert

Theatre direction & production; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

When directors approach Shakespeare, is the play always the thing - or might something else sometimes be the thing?<br /><br... [more]

$52.95

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Ivo van Hove: From Shakespeare to David Bowie

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Ivo van Hove: From Shakespeare to David Bowie

Sonia Massai (King's College London, UK), Susan Bennett (University of Calgary, Canada)

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

This book offers a wealth of resources, critical overviews and detailed analysis of Ivo van Hove's internationally acclaimed... [more]

$58.99

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