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Applied theatre
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Six years after its initial publication, Applied Theatre returns with a second edition. As the first book to assist practitioners and students to deve...
Tragedy's endurance
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This volume sets out a novel approach to theatre historiography, presenting the history of performances of Greek tragedies in Germany since 1800 as th...

Balancing acts
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The Sunday Times BestsellerThis is the inside story of twelve years at the helm of Britain's greatest theatre.It is a story of lunatic failures and sp...
Shakespeare and commedia dell'arte
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Shakespeare and Commedia dell'Arte examines the ongoing influence of commedia dell'arte on Shakespeare's plays. Exploring the influence of commedia d...

Film directing
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Shot by Shot is the world's go-to directing book, now newly updated for a special 25th Anniversary edition! The first edition sold over 250,000 copies...
The seagull
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This book is an insiders' account of the groundbreaking Moscow production of Chekhov's The Seagull directed by Anatoly Efros in 1966, which heralded a...

Year of the mad king
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In 1982, rising actor Antony Sher played the Fool to Michael Gambon's King in the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of King Lear. Shortly after, ...
Alan Rickman
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In this revised and updated biography, Maureen Paton encompasses the private, professional and political life of this most enigmatic, charismatic and ...

Death of a salesman
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Death of a Salesmanis Miller's tragic masterpiece and one of the greatest plays of the twentieth century. Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1949, ...
Note to self
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In his New York Times bestselling memoir, A Work in Progress, Connor Franta shared his journey from small-town Midwestern boy to full-fledged Internet...

William Shakespeare's Hamlet
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William Shakespeare's Hamlet (c.1600-1601) has achieved iconic status as one of the most exciting and enigmatic of plays. It has been in almost consta...
Made in Scotland
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'Where do you come from? It's one of the most basic human questions of all. But there is another question, which might soun...

The theatre of Tom Murphy
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Tom Murphy shot to fame with the London production of A Whistle in the Dark in 1961, establishing him as the outstanding Irish playwright of his gener...
Building a character
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In this follow up to his most famous book, An Actor Prepares, Stanislavski develop his influential 'system' of acting by exploring the imaginative pro...

National Theatre connections monologues
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For the first time, there is an anthology of monologues for young people available, taken from plays commissioned as part of the National Theatre Co...
Brutus and other heroines
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'A part we have played is like a person we once met, grew to know, became intimately enmeshed with and finally moved away from. Some of these characte...

The great illusionists
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In a time before television, radio and cinema, entertainment was found at the many music halls and theatres up and down Great Britain. Acts were varie...
Scoring the screen
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Today, musical composition for films is more popular than ever. In professional and academic spheres, media music study and practice are growing; unde...

Children in theatre
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Performing children have a very special existence which sometimes sets them apart from their peers. Parents are often excluded from this world but are...
A view from the bridge
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This Student Edition of A View from the Bridgeis perfect for students of literature and drama and offers an unrivalled guide to Miller's play....

Creative ageing
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Applied Theatre: Creative Ageing examines the complex social, political and cultural needs of a diverse group in our society and asks how contemporary...
Madness, art, and society
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How is madness experienced, treated, and represented? How might art think around - and beyond - psychiatric definitions of illness and wellbeing? Mad...

The handbook of model-making for set designers
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From the most basic cutting and assembling methods to advanced painting, texturing, and finishing techniques, this invaluable guide covers every aspec...
Writing home
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Already a bestseller, this is a wonderfully entertaining collection of Alan Bennett's prose writings. Writing Home brings together diaries, reminiscen...

Life on the Victorian stage
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The expansion of the press in Victorian Britain meant more pages to be filled, and more stories to be found. Life on the Victorian Stage: Theatrical G...
Drama games
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A dip-in, flick-through, quick-fire resource book in the Nick Hern Books Drama Games series, this title is for teachers and workshop leaders working w...

Cathedrals of Britain
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**Pointing persistently to heaven: A guide to UK cathedrals** Power, glory, bloodshed, prayer: cathedrals in the UK are as much about human drama as ...
1599
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How did Shakespeare go from being a talented poet and playwright to become one of the greatest writers who ever lived? In this one exhilarating year w...

The rules of acting
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Luvvies. Tyrannical directors. Useless agents. Less job security than an England football manager. Who'd be an actor?Michael Simkins isn't sure, even ...
QLab 4
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Used from Broadway to Britain's West End, QLab software is the tool of choice for many of the world's most prominent sound, projection, and integrated...

Hello stranger
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Hello Stranger is the new book by the theater group Motus, whose hybrid work has unleashed dramaturgy and artistic languages as well as produced new...
Mark Rylance at the Globe
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Shakespeare in the Theatre: Mark Rylance at the Globe Each volume in the Shakespeare in the Theatre series focuses on a director or theatre company wh...

The intercultural performance reader
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What can performers in the West learn from the technical performance traditions of Africa and Asia?The Intercultural Performance Handbook opens up a n...
Drama/theatre/performance
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What is implied when we refer to the study of performing arts as 'drama', 'theatre' or 'performance'? Each term identifies a different tradition of th...

The theatre
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Acting, direction, stagecraft, theatre architecture and design, the extraordinary evolution of dramatic literature - here is an all-embracing and rich...
Entertainment rigging for the 21st century
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From the basics of physical forces and mathematical formulas to performer flying and stage automation, Entertainment Rigging for the 21st Century prov...

Creating solo performance
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Creating Solo Performance is an innovative toolbox of exercises and challenges focused on providing you - the performer - with engaging and inspiring...
Little light
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A house by the sea. Teddy wants more light. He's knocked that staircase down. Alison is soaked through. She's livid. Clarissa's ready to burst. They c...

The Laban workbook for actors
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The Laban Workbook is a compendium of unique exercises inspired by the concepts and principles of movement theorist and artist, Rudolf Laban. Written...
A taste of honey
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Written specifically for GCSE students by academics and specialists in the field, the Methuen Drama GCSE Student Guides conveniently gather indispensa...

1606
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1606: William Shakespeare and the Year of Lear traces Shakespeare's life and times from the autumn of 1605, when he took an old and anonymous Elizabet...
Staging scenes from the operas of Donizetti and Verdi
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In Staging Scenes from the Operas of Donizetti and Verdi, veteran opera director William Ferrara presents a detailed, practical exploration of the sta...

Applied practice
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Applied Practice: Evidence and Impact in Theatre, Music and Art engages with a diversity of contexts, locations and arts forms - including theatre, mu...
Roman Comedy
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Roman Comedy

The Cambridge companion to the musical
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The expanded and updated third edition of this acclaimed Companion provides an accessible, broadly based survey of one of the liveliest and most popul...
Theatre and cognitive neuroscience
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This is the first volume to provide a detailed introduction to some of the main areas of research and practice in the interdisciplinary field of art a...

Hamilton, the revolution
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Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for DramaGoodreads best non-fiction book of 2016From Tony Award-winning composer-lyricist-star Lin-Manuel Miranda co...
Playing the mask
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'Masks are empowering. They enable you to take risks. They provoke you into working with the reckless logic of a six-year-old or the enigmatic stillne...

Postdramatic theatre
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Newly adapted for the Anglophone reader, this is an excellent translation of Hans-Thies Lehmann's groundbreaking study of the new theatre forms that h...
The semiotics of theatre and drama
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The late twentieth century saw an explosion of interest in semiotics, the science of the signs and processes by which we communicate. In this study, t...