Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Theatre: technical & background skills

239 results

Motion Capture in Performance: An Introduction

978/113/750/9781137505804.jpg

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]

$103.95  $8.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Power of the Actor: The Chubbuck Technique

978/086/819/9780868197791.jpg

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]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Cambridge Shakespeare Library 3 Volume Hardback Set: Shakespeare's Times, Texts and Stages; Shakespeare Criticism; Shakespeare Performance

978/052/182/9780521824330.jpg

The Cambridge Shakespeare...

Catherine Alexander (University of Birmingham)

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

Hardback

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

$999.00  $500.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Puppetry: How to Do It

978/184/842/9781848425460.jpg

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

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Augusto Boal

978/113/859/9781138592018.jpg

Augusto Boal

Frances Babbage

Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

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

$41.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Games for Actors and Non-Actors

978/041/526/9780415267083.jpg

Games for Actors and Non-Actors

Augusto Boal

Theatre Studies; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

This is the classic and best selling book by the founder of Theatre of the Oppressed, Augusto Boal, including new discussions,... [more]

$69.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Foundations of Stage Makeup

978/113/859/9781138595019.jpg

Foundations of Stage Makeup

Daniel Townsend

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Foundations of Stage Makeup is a comprehensive exploration into the creative world of stage makeup. Step-by-step makeup applications... [more]

$62.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Stage Makeup

978/036/718/9780367183325.jpg

Stage Makeup

Richard Corson, James Glavan (University of Texas at Austin), Beverly Gore Norcross

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

This extensive exploration of the application and use of stage makeup and makeup for a variety of performance venues, covers... [more]

$118.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook

978/135/200/9781352003178.jpg

Making Site-Specific Theatre and Performance: A Handbook

Phil Smith

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Theatre: technical & background skills; Dance & Performing arts

Paperback

This practical, accessible and far-reaching guide to making site-specific theatre and performance emphasises the diversity... [more]

$52.95

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

978/113/859/9781138596467.jpg

Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

Tracey Lyons

Theatre: technical & background skills; Needlework & fabric crafts

Paperback

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

$62.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Collaborating Backstage: Breaking Barriers for the Creative Network

978/135/007/9781350072831.jpg

Collaborating Backstage: Breaking Barriers for the Creative Network

Timo Niermann (Freelance Director, Austria)

Theatre: technical & background skills; Theatre management; Advice on careers & achieving success

Paperback

Collaboration is the most important facet of any theatrical company. From the performers on stage to the choreographers, designers... [more]

$43.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture

978/113/850/9781138504776.jpg

Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture...

Alexandra B Bonds

Theatre: technical & background skills; Other performing arts

Paperback

Beijing Opera Costumes: The Visual Communication of Character and Culture illuminates the links between theatrical attire... [more]

$112.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

no-image-available.jpg

Sewing Techniques for Theatre: An Essential Guide for Beginners

Tracey Lyons

Theatre: technical & background skills; Needlework & fabric crafts

Hardback

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

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More

978/113/867/9781138671379.jpg

Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More

Richard E. Dunham

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More builds upon the information introduced in Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals to... [more]

$101.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film

978/113/808/9781138084179.jpg

Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and...

Amber Marisa Cook

Theatre: technical & background skills; Film movie production: technical skills

Paperback

Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film is a beginner's guide for creating custom textile... [more]

$62.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Backing into the Spotlight: A Memoir

978/147/212/9781472127082.jpg

Backing into the Spotlight: A Memoir

Michael Whitehall

Theatre: technical & background skills; Individual actors & performers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Paperback

Michael Whitehall, witty agent father of Britain's most popular young comedian, Jack Whitehall, writes his long-awaited memoir.... [more]

$22.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production

978/041/579/9780415791045.jpg

Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production...

Rita Kogler Carver (Executive Artistic Director, DragonFly Performing Arts, Inc.; Managing Member, BearFly Designs, LLC, Earlton, NY, USA)

Theatre direction & production; Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Tackles different aspects of theatre production. This book discusses the history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting,... [more]

$92.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
The Art of Theatrical Sound Design: A Practical Guide

978/147/425/9781474257800.jpg

The Art of Theatrical Sound Design: A Practical Guide

Victoria Deiorio (DePaul Universtiy, USA)

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Emphasising the artistry behind the decisions made by theatrical sound designers, this guide is for anyone seeking to understand... [more]

$39.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Performance Lighting Design: How to Light for the Stage, Concerts and Live Events

978/135/001/9781350017085.jpg

Performance Lighting Design: How to Light for the Stage, Concerts and Live...

Nick Moran (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, UK)

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Performance Lighitng Design is a practical guide to the art and technique of lighting for the stage, concerts, exhibitions... [more]

$56.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More

978/113/848/9781138485105.jpg

Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More

Richard E. Dunham

Theatre: technical & background skills

Hardback

Stage Lighting: Design Applications and More builds upon the information introduced in Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals to... [more]

$357.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Special Makeup Effects for Stage and Screen: Making and Applying Prosthetics

978/113/804/9781138049048.jpg

Special Makeup Effects for Stage and Screen: Making and Applying Prosthetics...

Todd Debreceni

Theatre: technical & background skills; Film movie production: technical skills

Paperback

In the world of film and theatre, character transformation takes a lot of work, skill, and creativity. Focussing on SFX, this... [more]

$94.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Beyond Scenography

978/113/878/9781138785069.jpg

Beyond Scenography

Rachel Hann

Theatre: technical & background skills

Paperback

Focused on the contemporary Anglophone adoption from the 1960s onwards, Beyond Scenography explores the porous state of contemporary... [more]

$52.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film

no-image-available.jpg

Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and...

Amber Marisa Cook

Theatre: technical & background skills; Film movie production: technical skills

Hardback

Digital Design for Custom Textiles: Patterns as Narration for Stage and Film is a beginner's guide for creating custom textile... [more]

$210.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Mixing a Musical: Broadway Theatrical Sound Techniques

978/113/849/9781138491441.jpg

Mixing a Musical: Broadway Theatrical Sound Techniques

Shannon Slaton

Theatre: technical & background skills; Musicals

Paperback

A guide to live sound mixing for theatre. It shows you how to mix live theatre shows from the basics of equipment, set ups,... [more]

$75.99

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production

978/041/579/9780415790451.jpg

Stagecraft Fundamentals: A Guide and Reference for Theatrical Production...

Rita Kogler Carver (Executive Artistic Director, DragonFly Performing Arts, Inc.; Managing Member, BearFly Designs, LLC, Earlton, NY, USA)

Theatre direction & production; Theatre: technical & background skills

Hardback

Tackles different aspects of theatre production. This book discusses the history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting,... [more]

$231.00

We can order this in for you
How long will it take?
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.