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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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This This is a Voice: 99 exercises to train, project and harness the power of your voice

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This This is a Voice: 99 exercises to train, project and harness the power...

Jeremy Fisher

Theatre Studies; Techniques of music & music tutorials; Public speaking guides

Paperback

A practical toolkit of step-by-step vocal exercises to help speakers and singers of all abilities transform the quality of... [more]

$22.99

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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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Clown Secret

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Clown Secret

Ira Seidenstein

Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

The secret held tight by the finest performers relies on universal principles. CLOWN SECRET will reveal those universal principles... [more]

$71.95

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Brecht: A Practical Handbook

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Brecht: A Practical Handbook

David Zoob

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

A bold and exciting new approach to Bertolt Brecht, making his theories and ideas about theatre accessible to a new generation... [more]

$34.99

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Puppetry: How to Do It

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Puppetry: How to Do It

Mervyn Millar

Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills; Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre

Paperback

A practical, and inspiring guide to using puppetry in theatre - the perfect entry point for anyone looking to use puppets... [more]

$29.99

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

Jonathan Croall

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Hamlet is arguably the most famous play on the planet, and the greatest of all Shakespeare's works. Its rich story and complex... [more]

$47.99

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Dance In America: A Reader's Anthology: A Library of America Special Publication

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Dance In America: A Reader's Anthology: A Library of America Special Publication...

Robert Gottlieb

Theatre Studies; Anthologies (non-poetry)

Hardback

In this landmark anthology, dance critic Mindy Aloff (Hippo in a Tutu) brings together an astonishing array of writers - dancers... [more]

$71.95

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Augusto Boal

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Augusto Boal

Frances Babbage

Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

First published 2004; reissued 2018 by Routledge ... -- ECIP galley. [more]

$41.99

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Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past

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Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's...

William Hogeland, Joanne B. Freeman, Lyra D. Monteiro

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Musicals; History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership

Paperback

Brings together a collection of top scholars to explain the Hamilton phenomenon and explore what it might mean for our understanding... [more]

$39.95

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Ibsen's Hedda Gabler: Philosophical Perspectives

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Ibsen's Hedda Gabler: Philosophical Perspectives

Kristin Gjesdal (Associate Professor, Temple University)

Theatre Studies; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Philosophy

Paperback

Since its publication in 1890, Ibsen's Hedda Gabler has been a recurring point of fascination for readers, theater audiences,... [more]

$45.95

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Jerzy Grotowski

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Jerzy Grotowski

James Slowiak, Jairo Cuesta

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Theatre direction & production

Paperback

Outlining Jerzy Grotowski's contributions to 20th century performance, this book demonstrates his significance and how his... [more]

$41.99

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Vsevolod Meyerhold

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Vsevolod Meyerhold

Prof Jonathan Pitches (University of Leeds, UK)

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

Vsevolod Meyerhold considers the life and work of the extraordinary twentieth-century director and theatre-maker. This compact,... [more]

$41.99

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

Todd S. Purdum

Theatre Studies

Hardback

A revelatory portrait of the creative partnership that transformed musical theater and provided the soundtrack to the American... [more]

$44.99

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The Improv Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre, and Beyond

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The Improv Handbook: The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre,...

Tom Salinsky (The Spontaneity Shop, UK), Deborah Frances-White (Stand-up Comedian, UK)

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers

Paperback

The Improv Handbook is the most comprehensive, smart, helpful and inspiring guide to improv available today. Applicable to... [more]

$47.99

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'Death of a Salesman' in Beijing

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'Death of a Salesman' in Beijing

Arthur Miller

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Paperback

A new edition of Arthur Miller's account of his time in China in 1983, directing a production of Death of a Salesman. It is... [more]

$43.99

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The Book of Broadway: The Definitive Plays and Musicals

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The Book of Broadway: The Definitive Plays and Musicals

Eric Grode

Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production; Musicals; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The Book of Broadway profiles 150 of the best Broadway musicals and plays ever produced, spanning the mid-nineteeth century... [more]

$69.99

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Playwright, Space and Place in Early Modern Performance: Shakespeare and Company

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Playwright, Space and Place in Early Modern Performance: Shakespeare and...

Tim Fitzpatrick

Theatre Studies; Shakespeare plays; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800

Paperback

Analyzing Elizabethan and Jacobean playtexts for their spatial implications, this title discloses the extent to which the... [more]

$88.99

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful

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Ballet For Life: Exercises and Inspiration from the World of Ballet Beautiful...

Mary Helen Bowers, Mary Helen Bowers

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Exercise & workout books

Hardback

A chic and informative guide to the Ballet Beautiful method, featuring dance-inspired exercises, wellness tips, and lifestyle... [more]

$65.00

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New Monologues for Women

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New Monologues for Women

Geoffrey Colman

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

This collection captures the best contemporary monologues for women, as well as celebrates the monologue as a piece for performance... [more]

$24.99

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Architecture of Story: A Technical Guide for the Dramatic Writer

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Architecture of Story: A Technical Guide for the Dramatic Writer

Will Dunne

Theatre Studies; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Writing & editing guides

Paperback

While successful plays tend to share certain storytelling elements, there is no single blueprint for how a play should be... [more]

$34.99

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You Can Act on Camera: Insider Tips for Delivering a Great Performance Every Time

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You Can Act on Camera: Insider Tips for Delivering a Great Performance Every...

D. W. Brown

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

From the big issues to the fine points, this book gives you what you need to know when they call "Action!" D. W.... [more]

$17.99

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Theatre Histories: An Introduction

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Theatre Histories: An Introduction

Bruce McConachie (University of Pittsburgh, USA), Tobin Nellhaus, Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei (University of California Los Angeles, USA), Tamara Underiner (Arizona State University, USA)

Theatre Studies

Paperback

Offers overviews of theatre and drama in many world cultures and periods together with case studies demonstrating the methods... [more]

$88.99

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Bullied, Bungled and Botched: Monologues about Bullying and Depression

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Bullied, Bungled and Botched: Monologues about Bullying and Depression

D M Larson

Acting techniques; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

This book is a series of stage monologues for young adult and teen actors about bullying and depression. [more]

$28.95

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Buyer & Cellar

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Buyer & Cellar

Jonathan Tolins

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

Alex More has a story to tell. A struggling actor in L.<br /><br />A, he... [more]

$23.95

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