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Theatre Studies

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Teaching Drama: Skills, games and playbuilding

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Teaching Drama: Skills, games and playbuilding

Lesley Christen

Theatre Studies

Paperback

Teaching Drama: Skills, Games and Playbuilding provides entry points for the beginner and advanced practitioner in schools... [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

Hardback

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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Konstantin Stanislavsky

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Konstantin Stanislavsky

Bella Merlin

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

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

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

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Ballet: The Definitive Illustrated Story

DK

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Hardback

Discover more than 70 of the most famous ballet dances, from The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to The Rite of Spring. Learn the... [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

Paperback

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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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]

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

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And Then We Danced: A Voyage into the Groove

Henry Alford

Theatre Studies; Dance; Social & cultural anthropology; Humour

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [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

Paperback

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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Contemporary Scenes for Twentysomethings

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Contemporary Scenes for Twentysomethings

Jessica Bashline

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

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

Paperback

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; Creative writing & creative writing guides

Paperback

`Mostly it feels like you don't know-like you're reaching for something that you can't quite grab. Some writers talk about... [more]

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Building Character: The Art and Science of Casting

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Building Character: The Art and Science of Casting

Amy Cook

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Politics & government

Paperback

What can we learn about how we understand each other and ourselves by examining the casting we find on stage and film - the... [more]

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Platform Papers 54: Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

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Platform Papers 54: Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

Sue Giles

Theatre Studies; Drama & performing (Children's&YA)

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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The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues

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The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues

Scottee

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

The first collection of its kind, The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues chronicles over one hundred years of queer and trans... [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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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

Ethan Mordden (freelance author)

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres; Other performing arts; Musicals

Hardback

Author Ethan Mordden tells the full story of Chicago - a play, a silent film, a talkie remake, a musical, and a movie musical... [more]

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Women

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Women

Claire Grady, Emma Rose Smith

Acting techniques; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

'One eye closed, the other locked on my target.'<br /><br />Monologues are... [more]

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

Various Authors

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

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

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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

Hardback

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 quirky collection of true stories from the weird and wonderful world of Shakespearean theatre, featuring distinguished actors... [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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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!&nbsp; Have you ever wanted to join a choir but were afraid you couldn't... [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]

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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]

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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]

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