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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

Hardback

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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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

Paperback

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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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]

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Much Ado About Nothing: Arden Performance Editions

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Much Ado About Nothing: 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]

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making of a Legendary American Film

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making...

Don Graham

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A larger-than-life narrative of the making of the classic film, marking the rise of America as a superpower, the ascent of... [more]

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

Kate Dorney, Maggie B. Gale

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

A collection of essays on the legendary actress that uses archival sources in the US and UK to re-examine her attitude to... [more]

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

Various Authors

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

Monologues are a crucial element of theatre, for actors and students alike. From high school study to professional auditions... [more]

$26.99

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The Complete Dramatic Works of Tang Xianzu

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The Complete Dramatic Works of Tang Xianzu

Tang Xianzu

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

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Tang Xianzu (1550-1616) is acclaimed as the `Shakespeare of the East' and widely regarded as China's greatest playwright,... [more]

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Shakespeare's Strangest Tales: Extraordinary but true tales from 400 years of Shakespearean theatre

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Shakespeare's Strangest Tales: Extraordinary but true tales from 400 years...

Iain Spragg

Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

Paperback

A fascinating playbill of stories from the weird and wonderful world of Shakespearean theatre through the centuries, including... [more]

$19.99

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Platform Papers #53: The Working Actor - Rules of engagement

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Platform Papers #53: The Working Actor - Rules of engagement

Mr Lex Marinos

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

Lex Marinos was born into a family of Greek cafe owners and grew up in Wagga Wagga, where the acting bug found him at a time... [more]

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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Arden Performance Editions

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A Midsummer Night's Dream: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

For the first time, the world-renowned Arden Shakespeare is producing Performance Editions, aimed specifically for use in... [more]

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Romeo and Juliet: Arden Performance Editions

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Romeo and Juliet: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

In the heat of renaissance Italy two houses are at war. One son and one daughter from the opposing families break this bitter... [more]

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Acting: The Basics

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Acting: The Basics

Bella Merlin (University of California, Davis, USA)

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Describes the practice of acting and the people who have advanced its evolution. [more]

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Raise Your Voice: Transforming How You Speak, Sing and Present

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Raise Your Voice: Transforming How You Speak, Sing and Present

Richard Lawton

Theatre Studies; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

This book is a user's manual for anyone with a voice!  Have you ever wanted to join a choir but were afraid you couldn't... [more]

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Stage Struck: A DIY Theatrical Career

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Stage Struck: A DIY Theatrical Career

Kevin Palmer

Theatre Studies

Paperback

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$39.95

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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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Start To Finish: Woody Allen and the Art of Moviemaking

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Start To Finish: Woody Allen and the Art of Moviemaking

Eric Lax

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Eric Lax has been with Woody Allen almost every step of the way. He chronicled Allen's transformation from stand-up comedian... [more]

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Lysicrates and Martin: Two arts patrons of history return to give again

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Lysicrates and Martin: Two arts patrons of history return to give again...

The Lysicrates Foundation

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Hardback

Starting with the birth of democracy and theatre in ancient Athens, Lysicrates and Martin transports you to today's Australia,... [more]

$34.99

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Platform Papers #52: Putting Words In Their Mouths - The playwright and screenwriter at work

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Platform Papers #52: Putting Words In Their Mouths - The playwright and...

Andrew Bovell

Theatre Studies; Film movie scripts & screenplays; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Paperback

Andrew Bovell has worked as a playwright and screenwriter for more than thirty years. In Platform Paper 52, he draws on this... [more]

$16.99

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Seduced by Mrs. Robinson: How the Graduate Became the Touchstone of a Generation

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Seduced by Mrs. Robinson: How the Graduate Became the Touchstone of a Generation...

Beverly Gray

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Hardback

An exploration of The Graduate's influence on filmmaking and how the movie both reflected and changed a generation's views... [more]

$46.95

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La Mama

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La Mama

Adam Cass

Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production; Theatre management

Paperback

In August 2017, Melbourne's La Mama Theatre celebrates 50 years since the premiere of its first production, Jack Hibberd's... [more]

$55.00

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Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous!: Playing the Bard for Beginners

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Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous!: Playing the Bard for Beginners

Herb Parker

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Performing the work of William Shakespeare can be daunting to new actors. Author Herb Parker posits that his work is played... [more]

$52.99

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Drama Games for Actors

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Drama Games for Actors

Thomasina Unsworth

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Acting techniques

Paperback

A new title in the ever-growing, increasingly popular Drama Games series - another dip-in, flick-through, quick-fire resource... [more]

$23.99

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Pocket Playhouse: Thirty-six short entertainments

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Pocket Playhouse: Thirty-six short entertainments

Michael Frayn

Theatre Studies; Humour

Hardback

Each sketch reveals the author's infectious delight in writing between the lines of theatre, fiction and comedy.Charmingly... [more]

$24.99

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