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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]

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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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The Group Theatre: Passion, Politics, and Performance in the Depression Era

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The Group Theatre: Passion, Politics, and Performance in the Depression...

Helen Krich Chinoy

Art & Architecture; Theatre Studies

Hardback

The Group Theatre , a groundbreaking ensemble collective, started the careers of many top American theatre artists of the... [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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Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

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Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

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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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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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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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

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]

$15.99

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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

An insightful and informative book about the practice of acting and the people who have advanced its evolution. [more]

$29.99

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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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Shakespeare on Stage Vol 2: Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles

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Shakespeare on Stage Vol 2: Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles

Julian Curry

Acting techniques; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Twelve leading actors, including Alan Rickman, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Eileen Atkins, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, discuss... [more]

$29.99

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The Voice Exercise Book: A Guide to Healthy and Effective Voice Use

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The Voice Exercise Book: A Guide to Healthy and Effective Voice Use

Jeannette Nelson

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Fall in love with your voice. Get to know how it works. You will soon feel how good it is to sound like you. The Head of Voice... [more]

$26.99

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Stanislavsky in the World: The System and its Transformations Across Continents

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Stanislavsky in the World: The System and its Transformations Across Continents...

Jonathan Pitches (Professor of Theatre and Performance, Leeds University, UK), Stefan Aquilina (School of Performing Arts, University of Malta, Malta)

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

Stanislavsky in the World is an ambitious and ground-breaking work charting a fascinating story of the global dissemination... [more]

$53.99

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