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Winning monologs for young actors
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For speech contests, acting exercises, auditions, or audience entertainment.
Othello
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'I wish I had copies like this at Drama School. Essential notes on the language for those who will get up and speak it, not purely for those who will ...

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...
Movie geek
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Movie Geek is a nerdy dive into popular movies, brought to you by the award-losing Den Of Geek website, with a foreword by the UK's foremost film crit...

Audition speeches for young actors 16+
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Finding good, interesting audition pieces is a demanding and difficult process. This revised edition contains over 40 speeches and includes a wide sel...
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, ...
A midsummer night's dream
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For the first time, the world-renowned Arden Shakespeare is producing Performance Editions, aimed specifically for use in the rehearsal room. Publish...

Contemporary monologues for women
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THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES: Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skillsIn this volume of the Good Au...
The Oberon book of comic monologues for women
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So Katy Wix has written this book of comic monologues and I may have to steal some of them. Although written for the female voice, I dare say they wo...

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...
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...

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...
Laban for actors and dancers
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A handbook, complete with graded exercises, for teachers and students wanting a practical introduction to Laban's famous system of movement. Rudolf L...

Ayoade on Ayoade
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In this book Richard Ayoade -- actor, writer, director, and amateur dentist -- reflects on his cinematic legacy as only he can: in conversation with h...
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...

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 ...
Teaching voice
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An inspiring, practical guide to working with young people on their voices, by a highly experienced teacher, actor and director. Teaching Voice is fo...

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...
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...

Musical theatre auditions and casting
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Musical theatre is a tough and over-crowded industry. Yet, despite the huge competition, many performers find auditioning difficult with little knowle...
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...

Many moons
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Juniper is looking for love, Robert is trying to avoid it, Ollie doesn't know what it is and Meg has resigned herself to never having it. As these fou...
The actor training reader
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The Actor Training Reader is an invaluable resource for students and teachers of acting, offering access to a wide range of key texts that identify, e...

Secrets of acting Shakespeare
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Secrets of Acting Shakespeare isn't a book that gently instructs. It is a passionate, yes-you-can guide designed to prove that anybody can act Shakesp...
Dramawise reimagined
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In drama, we are the creators. Like in a skeleton, the bones of drama only work together. The human context -- the situation, the people and their rel...

Creating a role
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Creating A Role is the third book - alongside the international bestseller An Actor Prepares and Building A Character - in the series of influential t...
Much ado about nothing
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Arden Performance Editions are ideal for anyone engaging with a Shakespeare play in performance. With clear facing-page notes giving definitions of wo...

Acting for animators
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Ed Hooks' essential acting guidebook for animators has been fully revised and updated in this 4th edition. Hooks uses classical acting theory - from ...
Speaking the speech
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Why does Shakespeare write in the way he does? And how can actors and directors get the most out of his incomparable plays? In Speaking the Speech, G...

Interpreting the play script
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One type of analysis cannot fit every play, nor does one method of interpretation suit every theatre artist or collaborative team. This is the first t...
Romeo and Juliet
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In the heat of renaissance Italy two houses are at war. One son and one daughter from the opposing families break this bitter conflict by falling in l...

Theatre & human rights
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Act of violence or show of strength? In a world of spectacular suffering and power plays - large and small - what is theatre's role in protecting huma...
All about theatre
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Described by Benedict Cumberbatch as a brilliant introduction to theatre , this fascinating book by the National Theatre shows how plays like War Hor...

The actor in costume
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How do audiences look at actors in costume onstage? How does costume shape theatrical identity and form bodies? What do audiences wear to the theatre?...
My word is my bond
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A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTOBIOGRAPHYThe quintessential suave hero, Roger Moore has had an extraordinary career that has spanned seven decades, fro...

Acting Stanislavski
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Stanislavski was the first to outline a systematic approach for using our experience, imagination and observation to create truthful acting. 150 years...
Impro for storytellers
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Since the sixties, Keith Johnstone has led the work on improvisation in theatre, schools and universities. His unique ideas, set out in the classic te...

Classical monologues for women
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THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES: Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skills Each Good Audition Guide co...
The complete Brecht toolkit
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A practical, hands-on guide - for actors, directors, teachers and students - to Brecht's theory and practice of theatre, with a full set of exercises ...

An actor's life for me?
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Here is the essential and valuable advice you need to achieve your creative ambitions ... WITHOUT having to give up the day job . WITHOUT taking a HUG...
The improviser's way
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An inspiring and interactive workbook to help you develop skills for longform improvisation, by one of the UK's top improv performers and teachers. S...

Best contemporary monologues for men 18-35
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Lawrence Harbison has selected 100 terrific monologues for men - from contemporary plays, all by characters between the ages of 18 and 35 - perfect fo...
Stanislavski in practice
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Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski's system. Author Nick O'Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessib...

Macbeth
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Harriet Walter, one of the greatest actors of her generation, takes us with her on an all-encompassing search for the reality behind the enigma that i...
The verbal arts workbook
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Actors need to learn not only how to use their voice, but to use voice and language together. This book is about the expressive potential of language,...

Shakespeare monologues for men
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THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES: Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skills Each Good Audition Guide co...
Meisner in practice
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A step-by-step introduction to the key features of the Meisner Technique, including a full set of practical exercises. The Meisner Technique is at th...

Acting professionally
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This vital resource will steer you through the hugely competitive industry of stage, film and TV acting, offering wise advice on everything from writi...
Impro
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A hundred practical techniques for encouraging spontaneity and originality by catching the subconscious unawares…here is an inexhaustible s...