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Acting for the Screen

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Acting for the Screen

Mary Lou Belli (Emmy Award winning director of Monk, The Game, Girlfriends, 3Way, Living with Fran, and Charles in Charge.)

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Film, TV & Radio

Paperback

Acting for the Screen is a collection of essays written by and interviews with working actors, producers, directors, casting... [more]

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

Jack Charles

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Biography; Memoirs; Indigenous peoples

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Stolen from his mother and placed into institutional care when he was only a few months old, Uncle Jack was raised under the... [more]

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Macbeth: Arden Performance Editions

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Macbeth: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

'I wish I had copies like this at Drama School. Essential notes on the language for those who will get up and speak it, not... [more]

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

Valerie Lawson

Theatre Studies; Ballet

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With its vivid narrative, Valerie Lawson's Dancing Under the Southern Skies goes far beyond what audiences see on stage to... [more]

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse

Patricia Mears, Laura Jacobs, Jane Pritchard, Rosemary Harden, Joel Lobenthal

Fashion design & theory; Theatre Studies

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse is a revelatory, irresistible treat for dance aficionados and fashionistas alike. Couturiers... [more]

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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

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Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the wisdom, stories, insight and skills that life has... [more]

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

Todd Purdum

Theatre Studies; Musicals

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A revelatory portrait of the creative partnership that transformed musical theater and provided the soundtrack to the American... [more]

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean Break Theatre Company

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean...

Alice Birch, Linda Brogan, Deborah Bruce

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers

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Clean Break is a British theatre company set up in 1979 by two women in prison. It exists to tell the stories of women with... [more]

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The Actor's Career Bible: Auditioning, Networking, Survival and Success

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The Actor's Career Bible: Auditioning, Networking, Survival and Success...

Rob Ostlere

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

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The Actor's Career Bible is a practical guide to building an acting career. Based on a huge range of interviews with actors... [more]

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

William Secord

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Dogs as pets

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Hollywood Dogs showcases a fine selection of photographs from the famous John Kobal Foundation. Taken between 1920 and 1960... [more]

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On Streisand: An Opinionated  Guide

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On Streisand: An Opinionated Guide

Ethan Mordden

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Individual actors & performers; Music; Musicals; Easy listening, MOR music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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She said, I became a singer because I couldn't get work as an actress, but Barbra Streisand not only became both but revolutionized... [more]

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This Is Shakespeare

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This Is Shakespeare

Emma Smith

Theatre Studies; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Gender studies, gender groups

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'The star of her generation of Shakespeare scholars' takes us on a revelatory journey through the world and work of the Bard'... [more]

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Amazing & Extraordinary Facts: Shakespeare

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Amazing & Extraordinary Facts: Shakespeare

Joseph Piercy

Theatre Studies; Biography: literary; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

Hardback

A fascinating collection of revelations, quirky characters and other amazing pieces of trivia from the world of Shakespeare's.... [more]

$19.99

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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

Paperback

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

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The Ripples Before the New Wave: Drama at the University of Sydney 1957-63

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The Ripples Before the New Wave: Drama at the University of Sydney 1957-63...

Robyn Dalton, Laura Ginters

Theatre Studies

Paperback

The Ripples Before the New Wave charts the history, influence and artistic resonances of Sydney University Dramatic Society... [more]

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative Acting

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative...

Vladimir Mirodan

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Occupational & industrial psychology

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Transformative acting remains the aspiration of many an emerging actor, and constitutes the achievement of some of the most... [more]

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

Keith Johnstone (Practitioner, UK)

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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Marina Abramovic

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Marina Abramovic

Mary Richards

Performance art; Theatre Studies

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Marina Abramovic is the creator of pioneering performance art which transcends the form's provocative origins. Her visceral... [more]

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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

Paperback

Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the wisdom, stories, insight and skills that life has... [more]

$39.99

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Dark Star: A Biography of Vivien Leigh

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Dark Star: A Biography of Vivien Leigh

Alan Strachan

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Major new biography of the most iconic actress of the twentieth century [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

Paperback

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

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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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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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

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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