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Narrative in Performance

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Narrative in Performance

Barbara Sellers-Young, Jade Rosina McCutcheon

Theatre Studies; Dance

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A far-reaching and engaging overview of the role of narrative in dance and theatre performance, bringing together chapters... [more]

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Women and Puppetry: Critical and Historical Investigations

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Women and Puppetry: Critical and Historical Investigations

Alissa Mello, Claudia Orenstein, Cariad Astles

Theatre Studies; Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre; Gender studies: women

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Women and Puppetry is the first publication dedicated to the study of women in the field of puppetry arts. It includes critical... [more]

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Visual-Gestural Communication: A Workbook in Nonverbal Expression and Reception

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Visual-Gestural Communication: A Workbook in Nonverbal Expression and Reception...

Willy Conley

Theatre Studies; Sign languages, Braille & other linguistic communication; Communication studies; Media studies; Audiology & otology

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Visual-Gestural Communication is a truly unique volume in non-language communication devoted to the study of universal gestures,... [more]

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

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A Theory of Dramaturgy

Janek Szatkowski

Theatre direction & production

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

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Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

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Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

Tracey Lyons

Theatre: technical & background skills; Needlework & fabric crafts

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Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners distills the intimidating art of sewing down into simple,... [more]

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What is Scenography?

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What is Scenography?

Pamela Howard

Performance art; Theatre Studies

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Expands on the author's holistic analysis of scenography as comprising space, text, research, art, performers, directors and... [more]

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

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The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018

Coleen Scott

Theatre Studies; Dance; Other performing arts

Hardback

The Costumes of Burlesque: 1866-2018 is the first volume to inclusively document burlesque costume from its birth in the 1860's... [more]

$231.00

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Early Modern Actors and Shakespeare's Theatre: Thinking with the Body

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Early Modern Actors and Shakespeare's Theatre: Thinking with the Body

Evelyn Tribble (University of Otago, New Zealand)

Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism

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What skills did Shakespeare's actors bring to their craft? How do these skills differ from those of contemporary actors? Early... [more]

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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

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

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Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions

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Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions

Mark Eden Horowitz

Theatre Studies; Musicals; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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In this collection of interviews conducted by Mark Horowitz of the Library of Congress, musical theatre legend Stephen Sondheim... [more]

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Optimal Audio and Video Reproduction at Home: Improving the Listening and Viewing Experience

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Optimal Audio and Video Reproduction at Home: Improving the Listening and...

Vincent Verdult

Theatre Studies; Audio processing

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Optimal Audio and Video Reproduction at Home is a comprehensive guide that will help every reader set up a modern audio-video... [more]

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Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918

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Women's Playwriting and the Women's Movement, 1890-1918

Anna Farkas (University of Regensburg, Germany)

Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Cultural studies

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The influence of the women's movement has long been a scholarly priority in the study of British women's drama of the late... [more]

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The Creative Qualitative Researcher: Writing That Makes Readers Want to Read

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The Creative Qualitative Researcher: Writing That Makes Readers Want to...

Ronald J. Pelias (Southern Illinois University, USA)

Theatre Studies; Research methods: general; Communication studies

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The Creative Qualitative Researcher is designed to help readers see the range of possibilities of creative scholarship. The... [more]

$48.99

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Drama in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Playmakers and their Strategies

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Drama in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: Playmakers and their Strategies...

Nadia Therese van Pelt (University of Leiden, The Netherlands)

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Medieval history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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Drama in Medieval and Early Modern Europe moves away from the customary conceptual framework that artificially separates `medieval'... [more]

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Approaches to Actor Training: International Perspectives

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Approaches to Actor Training: International Perspectives

John Freeman

Acting techniques

Paperback

This insightful and practically-focused collection brings together different approaches to actor training from professionals... [more]

$56.95

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Rosmersholm

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Rosmersholm

Henrik Ibsen

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

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Duncan Macmillan's stunning and resonant adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's Rosmersholm. This revival of a masterpiece charts love,... [more]

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Performers and Their Arts: Folk, Popular and Classical Genres in a Changing India

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Performers and Their Arts: Folk, Popular and Classical Genres in a Changing...

Simon Charsley, Kadekar Laxmi Narayan

Theatre Studies

Paperback

Are the performing arts, both elaborate and simple forms, alive in India in modern times? Is it still a land of musicians... [more]

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The Art of Voice Acting: The Craft and Business of Performing for Voiceover

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The Art of Voice Acting: The Craft and Business of Performing for Voiceover...

James Alburger

Acting techniques; Television

Paperback

The Art of Voice Acting covers all aspects of the craft and business of... [more]

$46.99

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Robert Lepage

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Robert Lepage

Aleksandar Sasa Dundjerovic

Theatre: individual actors & directors

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An account of Robert Lepage's biography, seminal productions, key writings and practical exercises -- [more]

$231.00

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How and Why We Teach Shakespeare: College Teachers and Directors Share How They Explore the Playwright's Works with Their Students

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How and Why We Teach Shakespeare: College Teachers and Directors Share How...

Sidney Homan

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Teaching skills & techniques

Hardback

In How and Why We Teach Shakespeare, 19 distinguished college teachers and directors draw from their personal experiences... [more]

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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]

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A Dictionary of the American Avant-Gardes

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A Dictionary of the American Avant-Gardes

Richard Kostelanetz

The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles; Performance art; Theatre Studies

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For this American edition of his legendary arts dictionary of information and opinion, the distinguished critic and arts historian... [more]

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Reframing the Musical: Race, Culture and Identity

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Reframing the Musical: Race, Culture and Identity

Sarah Whitfield

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

This critical and inclusive edited collection offers an overview of the musical in relation to issues of race, culture and... [more]

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Understanding Design in Film Production: Using Art, Light & Locations to Tell Your Story

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Understanding Design in Film Production: Using Art, Light & Locations to...

Barbara Freedman Doyle (Chair, Film Division, Chapman University, USA), Will Akers

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Media studies

Paperback

Great visual storytelling is possible on a minimal budget, but you have to spend a lot of energy thinking and planning. In... [more]

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