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Handbook of Acting Techniques

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Handbook of Acting Techniques

Arthur Bartow

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

A study of the major acting techniques. It outlines the development of the respective technique and offers practical guidance... [more]

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The Sydney Eisteddfod Story: 1933 - 1941

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The Sydney Eisteddfod Story: 1933 - 1941

Jennie Rowley Lees

Theatre Studies; Music; Social & cultural history

Paperback

The City of Sydney Eisteddfod opened in 1933. The initial competition was such a success, it became an annual event. When... [more]

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Award Monologues for Men

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Award Monologues for Men

Patrick Tucker (The Original Shakespeare Company, London, UK), Christine Ozanne (The Original Shakespeare Company, London, UK)

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Plays & playscripts

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Presents a collection of fifty monologues taken from plays written since 1980 that have been nominated for the Pullitzer Prize,... [more]

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Actor Speaks: Voice and the Performer

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Actor Speaks: Voice and the Performer

Patsy Rodenburg

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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Patsy Rodenburg is Director of Voice at London's Royal National Theatre and Guildhall School of Music. In this book, she offers... [more]

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Audition Speeches for Young Actors 16+

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Audition Speeches for Young Actors 16+

Jean Marlow

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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This revised edition contains over 40 speeches and includes a wide selection of pieces taken from plays written or produced... [more]

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The Art of the Actor: The Essential History of Acting from Classical Times to the Present Day

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The Art of the Actor: The Essential History of Acting from Classical Times...

Jean Benedetti

The Arts: General & Reference; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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How did acting begin? What is its history, and what have the great thinkers on acting said about the art and craft of performance?... [more]

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Classical Monologues for Men: Good Audition Guides

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Classical Monologues for Men: Good Audition Guides

Marina Caldarone

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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Offers audition pieces for actors at all levels. Drawing on her enormous experience in drama training, the author has selected... [more]

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Classical Monologues for Women: Good Audition Guide

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Classical Monologues for Women: Good Audition Guide

Marina Caldarone

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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Offers audition pieces for actors at all levels. Drawing on her enormous experience in drama training, the author has selected... [more]

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The Methuen Drama Book of Modern Monologues for Women

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The Methuen Drama Book of Modern Monologues for Women

Chrys Salt

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

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This is a selection of speeches for women drawn from the great landmark plays of the 20th century. An appreciation of each... [more]

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The Methuen Drama Book of Modern Monologues for Men

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The Methuen Drama Book of Modern Monologues for Men

Chrys Salt

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

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This is a selection of speeches for men drawn from the great landmark plays of the 20th century. An appreciation of each speech... [more]

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The Intent to Live: Achieving Your True Potential as an Actor

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The Intent to Live: Achieving Your True Potential as an Actor

Larry Moss

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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The legendary acting coach shares his inspirational philosophy and techniques--including case studies, exercises, and professional... [more]

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Tragedy: A Very Short Introduction

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Tragedy: A Very Short Introduction

Adrian Poole

Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays; Literature: history & criticism; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Media studies

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What do we mean by 'tragedy' now? When we turn on the news, does a report of the latest atrocity have any connection with... [more]

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Audition Speeches for Women

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Audition Speeches for Women

Jean Marlow

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

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This revised edition contains several new speeches, many of which are taken from plays written and produced during the last... [more]

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Still Angela

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Still Angela

Jenny Kemp

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

A portrait of a contemporary Australian woman at three ages. [more]

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The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique

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The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique

Ivana Chubbuck

Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

A book from the leading instructor to the stars, whose client list includes Brad Pitt, Charlize Theron, Elizabeth Shue, Jim... [more]

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Minefields and Miniskirts: Australian Women and the Vietnam War

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Minefields and Miniskirts: Australian Women and the Vietnam War

Terence O'Connell

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

Adapted by Terence O'Connell from award winning writer Siobhan McHugh's book, Minefields and Miniskirts brings to life a collage... [more]

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The Cambridge Shakespeare Library 3 Volume Hardback Set: Shakespeare's Times, Texts and Stages; Shakespeare Criticism; Shakespeare Performance

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The Cambridge Shakespeare...

Catherine Alexander (University of Birmingham)

Acting techniques; Theatre: technical & background skills; Individual actors & performers; Street theatre; Shakespeare studies & criticism

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These three volumes represent the best Shakespeare criticism of the last fifty years. 140 articles have been organised under... [more]

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Love Suicides

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Love Suicides

John Romeril

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

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A modern story of cheated love, moral crisis and passionate daring, this is a breathtakingly epic vision that blends puppetry,... [more]

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The Modern Monologue: Men

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The Modern Monologue: Men

Michael Earley, Philippa Keil

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

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Offers over 50 audition speeches celebrating the outstanding English, American and Continental dramatists of this century.... [more]

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Voice and the Actor

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Voice and the Actor

Cicely Berry

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Phonetics, phonology

Paperback

Speaking is part of a whole: an expression of inner life. Cicely Berry has based her work on the conviction that while all... [more]

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Sanford Meisner On Acting

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Sanford Meisner On Acting

Dennis Longwell

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Taking readers step-by-step through the most basic acting exercises to critiques of performances in scenes from contemporary... [more]

$29.99

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

Jack Charles

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Biography; Memoirs; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

Stolen from his mother and placed into institutional care when he was only a few months old, Uncle Jack was raised under the... [more]

$34.99

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

Valerie Lawson

Theatre Studies; Ballet

Paperback

With its vivid narrative, Valerie Lawson's Dancing Under the Southern Skies goes far beyond what audiences see on stage to... [more]

$59.95

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Shakespeare's Library: Unlocking the Greatest Mystery in Literature

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Shakespeare's Library: Unlocking the Greatest Mystery in Literature

Stuart Kells

Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides; Shakespeare plays; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

Hardback

From acclaimed author and ardent bibliophile Stuart Kells comes an exploration of the quest to find the personal library of... [more]

$47.95

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Till the Boys Come Home: How British Theatre Fought the Great War

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Till the Boys Come Home: How British Theatre Fought the Great War

Roger Foss

Theatre Studies; History; First World War

Paperback

The untold story of the army of men and women who kept British theatre alive during the First World War, and how the theatre... [more]

$37.95

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