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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

Michael Caine

Acting techniques; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

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With over 100 movies to his credit over six decades, Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the... [more]

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Stages: A Memoir

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Stages: A Memoir

Reg Livermore

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A warm, witty and intimate memoir from one of the greats of Australian theatre. [more]

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers...

Bree Hadley

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Disability: social aspects

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In Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers, Bree Hadley examines the performance practices... [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

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

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

Keith Johnstone

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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A leading figure in the theatre, Keith Johnstone lays bare his techniques and exercises to foster spontaneity and narrative... [more]

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Brecht On Theatre

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Brecht On Theatre

Bertolt Brecht

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

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A wholly revised, re-edited and expanded edition of one of the seminal texts of twentieth century theatre. Featuring new translations,... [more]

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

Jonathan Croall

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Shakespeare studies & criticism

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Hamlet is arguably the most famous play on the planet, and the greatest of all Shakespeare's works. Its rich story and complex... [more]

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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

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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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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers; Shakespeare plays

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

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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

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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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Platform Papers #56: Falling Through the Gaps

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Platform Papers #56: Falling Through the Gaps

Mark Williams

Theatre Studies

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Michael Y. Bennett

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Educational material

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? shocked audiences and critics alike with its assault on decorum. At base though,... [more]

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

Wendy Lesser

Theatre Studies; Dance; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A lively and inspired biography celebrating the centennial of this master choreographer, dancer, and stage director [more]

$37.99

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The Rainbow Comes and Goes

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The Rainbow Comes and Goes

Diana Cooper

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Individual actors & performers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A charming portrait of Lady Diana Cooper's traditional aristocratic childhood and young womanhood. From her sheltered upbringing... [more]

$22.99

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

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The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

$60.00

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Konstantin Stanislavsky

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Konstantin Stanislavsky

Bella Merlin

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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Routledge Performance Practitioners is a series of introductory guides to the key theatre-makers of the last century. Each... [more]

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Buster Keaton in His Own Time: What the Responses of 1920s Critics Reveal

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Buster Keaton in His Own Time: What the Responses of 1920s Critics Reveal...

Wes D. Gehring

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres

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If you thought you knew Buster Keaton's silent features, think again. By keying on 1920 period texts one sees how a popular... [more]

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Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past

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Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's...

William Hogeland, Joanne B. Freeman, Lyra D. Monteiro

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Musicals; History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership

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Brings together a collection of top scholars to explain the Hamilton phenomenon and explore what it might mean for our understanding... [more]

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Ziegfeld and His Follies: A Biography of Broadway's Greatest Producer

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Ziegfeld and His Follies: A Biography of Broadway's Greatest Producer

Cynthia Brideson, Sara Brideson

Theatre Studies; Musicals; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Lavishly illustrated with over seventy-five images, this meticulously researched book presents an intimate and in-depth portrait... [more]

$54.95

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The Secret History of Magic: The True Story of the Deceptive Art

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The Secret History of Magic: The True Story of the Deceptive Art

Peter Lamont, Jim Steinmeyer

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A history of stage magic from Ancient Egypt to David Copperfield -- [more]

$51.95

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Contemporary Scenes for Twentysomethings

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Contemporary Scenes for Twentysomethings

Jessica Bashline

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

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A comprehensive compilation of the best contemporary monologues for twentysomethings, all written in the 21st century! [more]

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Contemporary Monologues for Twentysomethings

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Contemporary Monologues for Twentysomethings

Jessica Bashline

Theatre Studies

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A comprehensive compilation of the best contemporary monologues for twentysomethings, all written in the 21st century! [more]

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Bowerbird: The Art of Making Theatre Drawn From Life

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Bowerbird: The Art of Making Theatre Drawn From Life

Alana Valentine

Theatre Studies

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Alana Valentine has carved a career bringing other people's lives to the stage. Often labelled a verbatim playwright, Alana... [more]

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Sam Shepard: A Life

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Sam Shepard: A Life

John J Winters

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Creative writing & creative writing guides

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The first comprehensive biography of Sam Shepard in 30 years draws on newly available letters and journals, as well as dozens... [more]

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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

Sue Giles

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Paperback

Expectations around theatre for young people are too prescribed today. Adults have long-held views on what works are appropriate... [more]

$16.99

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