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The Oberon Book of Modern Monologues for Men, Volume 3: Teens to Thirties

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The Oberon Book of Modern Monologues for Men, Volume 3: Teens to Thirties...

Tom Hiddleston

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts; Anthologies (non-poetry)

Paperback

Oberon's monologue collections revamped by author of best-selling In-Depth Acting, Dee Cannon [more]

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The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

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The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

David Crystal (Honorary Professor of Linguistics, Honorary Professor of Linguistics, University of Wales, Bangor)

Theatre Studies; Dictionaries; Language: history & general works; Shakespeare plays

Hardback

This dictionary is the first comprehensive description of Shakespearean original pronunication (OP), enabling practitioners... [more]

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Cracking Shakespeare: A Hands-on Guide for Actors and Directors + Video

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Cracking Shakespeare: A Hands-on Guide for Actors and Directors + Video...

Kelly Hunter (Actor/Director)

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Theatre direction & production; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Cracking Shakespeare serves to demystify the process of speaking Shakespeare's language, offering hands-on techniques for... [more]

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Platform Papers #45: Paying the Piper: There Has to be a Better Way

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Platform Papers #45: Paying the Piper: There Has to be a Better Way

Cathy Hunt

Art: financial aspects; Theatre Studies

Paperback

<p>In 2008 arts strategist Cathy Hunt co-authored Platform Papers 15,&nbsp;<i>A Sustainable Arts Sector: What will it take?&nbsp;</i>In... [more]

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Performing King Lear: Gielgud to Russell Beale

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Performing King Lear: Gielgud to Russell Beale

Jonathan Croall (Theatre Historian, UK)

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

A unique exploration of the challenges and rewards of performing King Lear based on interviews with leading actors and directors.... [more]

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Off the Mic: The World's Best Stand-Up Comedians Get Serious About Comedy

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Off the Mic: The World's Best Stand-Up Comedians Get Serious About Comedy...

Deborah Frances-White (Stand-up Comedian, UK), Marsha Shandur (Networking Mentor, UK)

Theatre Studies

Paperback

This book lets you in to the hearts and minds of celebrated comedians, away from the stage and off the mic. [more]

$29.99

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Matchbox Theatre: Thirty Short Entertainments

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Matchbox Theatre: Thirty Short Entertainments

Michael Frayn

Theatre Studies; Humour; Gift books

Paperback

Presents a sketch show in miniature with thirty short entertainments. This book includes tiny plays that are suitable for... [more]

$24.99

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No Exit and Three Other Plays

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No Exit and Three Other Plays

Jean-Paul Satre

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

Hardback

English translations of four plays which dramatize the theme of man's responsibility for his own actions, by the leader of... [more]

$27.95

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The Improv Book: Improvisation for Theatre, Comedy, Education and Life

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The Improv Book: Improvisation for Theatre, Comedy, Education and Life

Alison Goldie

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

The Improv Book is a smart, witty and accessible manual on improv games and how and why to play them. For theatre professionals,... [more]

$39.99

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Platform Papers #44: Cultural Precincts - Art or Commodity?

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Platform Papers #44: Cultural Precincts - Art or Commodity?

Justin MacDonnell

The Arts: General & Reference; Theatre Studies

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An estimated $250 billion will be spent worldwide in the current decade on creating &acirc;??cultural precincts&acirc;??:... [more]

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Presenting Shakespeare:1100 Posters from Around the World

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Presenting Shakespeare:1100 Posters from Around the World

Mirko Ilic, Steven Heller

Poster art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

Posters created over the past 200 years announcing the Bard's most famous plays. This comprehensive collection includes art... [more]

$95.00

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The Time Traveller's Guide to British Theatre: The First Four Hundred Years

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The Time Traveller's Guide to British Theatre: The First Four Hundred Years...

Aleks Sierz, Lia Ghilardi

Theatre Studies; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

A lively guided tour through British theatre from Elizabeth I to Elizabeth II [more]

$39.99

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Not My Father's Son: A Family Memoir

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Not My Father's Son: A Family Memoir

Alan Cumming

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

Alan Cumming's compelling and moving memoir about his childhood and a thrilling... [more]

$21.99

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Platform Papers #42: The Time is Ripe for the Great Australian Musical

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Platform Papers #42: The Time is Ripe for the Great Australian Musical

John Senczuk

Theatre Studies; Music; Musicals

Paperback

Australian audiences&nbsp; have an unquenchable thirst to musical theatre. It is big showbusiness. But as&nbsp; another revival... [more]

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Best Contemporary Monologues for Women 18-35

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Best Contemporary Monologues for Women 18-35

Lawrence Harbison

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Plays & playscripts; Anthologies (non-poetry)

Paperback

BEST CONTEMPORARY MONOLOGUES FOR WOMEN 18-35 [more]

$31.95

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Motion Capture in Performance: An Introduction

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Motion Capture in Performance: An Introduction

Matt Delbridge

Theatre: technical & background skills; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Motion Capture in Performance explores the historical origins, properties and implications of Motion Capture. It introduces... [more]

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Platform Papers 41: Education and the Arts:: Creativity in the promised new order

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Platform Papers 41: Education and the Arts:: Creativity in the promised...

Meg Upton, Naomi Edwards

The Arts: General & Reference; Theatre Studies

Paperback

A radical rethink of arts companies' education programs and their purpose. [more]

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

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The Faber Pocket Guide to Ballet

Luke Jennings, Deborah Bull

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

The essential, easy-to-use classical ballet guide - spanning nearly two centuries of classical dance - with entries for more... [more]

$21.99

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The Complete Stanislavsky Toolkit

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The Complete Stanislavsky Toolkit

Bella Merlin

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

A revised and updated edition of Bella Merlin's essential guide to Stanislavsky. [more]

$25.99

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Acting Stanislavski: A practical guide to Stanislavski's approach and legacy

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Acting Stanislavski: A practical guide to Stanislavski's approach and legacy...

John Gillett

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers

Paperback

Acting Stanislavski is an inspiring and technically thorough practical book for actors. It sets down a systematic and coherent... [more]

$39.99

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Contemporary Monologues for Men

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Contemporary Monologues for Men

Trilby James

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

50 monologues from some of the greatest writers working today, each prefaced with a summary of the vital information you need... [more]

$23.99

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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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Contemporary Hollywood Masculinities: Gender, Genre, and Politics

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Contemporary Hollywood Masculinities: Gender, Genre, and Politics

Susanne Kord, Elisabeth Krimmer

Theatre Studies; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

What does it mean to be a man in today's society? Kord and Krimmer investigate the most common male archetypes - cops, killers,... [more]

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East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History

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East German Cinema: DEFA and Film History

Sebastian Heiduschke

Theatre Studies; Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

East Germany's film monopoly, Deutsche Film-Aktiengesellschaft, produced a films ranging beyond simple propaganda to westerns,... [more]

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Queer Theatre and the Legacy of Cal Yeomans

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Queer Theatre and the Legacy of Cal Yeomans

Robert A. Schanke

Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Gay studies (Gay men)

Paperback

A forgotten yet award-winning playwright, Cal Yeomans was one of the founders of gay theater whose work was fueled by gay... [more]

$54.95  $8.00

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