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30-second economics
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Keynesian Economics, Free Market Capitalism, Monetarism, Game Theory and the Invisible Hand. Sure, you know what they mean. That is, you've certainly ...
The birthday party
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Stanley Webber is visited in his boarding house by strangers, Goldberg and McCann. An innocent-seeming birthday party for Stanley turns into a nightm...

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...

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...
Playwriting for dummies
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The easy way to craft, polish, and get your play on stageGetting a play written and produced is a daunting process. Fromcrystallizing story ideas, for...

Raz
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Friday night, first thing, the tanning shop, a good nine-minute blaster! Meet Shane, one of the low-paid generation that lives for the weekend while ...
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead
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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead is a play which, as it were, takes place in the wings of Hamlet, and finds both humour and poignancy in the si...

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...
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...

Music direction for the stage
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Theater music directors must draw on a remarkably broad range of musical skills. Not only do they conduct during rehearsals and performances, but the...
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...

Writer's luck
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David Lodge's frank and illuminating memoir about the years where he found great success as a novelist and critic.Luck plays an important part in the ...
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...

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...
Production management
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Production Management takes you through the process of making shows happen from the point of view of the production manager. It describes the differen...

The technical director's toolkit
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In the world of theatre, the technical director is responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient realization and implementation of scenery for the...
The history boys
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An unruly bunch of bright, funny sixth-form boys in pursuit of sex, sport and a place at university. A maverick English teacher at odds with the young...

Unbuttoned
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Unbuttoned: The Art and Artists of Theatrical Costume Design documents the creative journey of costume creation from concept to performance. Each cha...
Plays one
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Includes the plays Victory, The Europeans, The Possibilities and Scenes From An Execution. Howard Barker is one of the most significant and controver...

Drama menu
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Packed full of creative ideas, fun-filled theater games, original improv ideas and more, Drama Menu is a unique new resource for drama teachers. The b...
Telling the truth
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A practical guide to creating and producing verbatim theatre, by an experienced theatre-maker and practitioner. Verbatim theatre is fashioned from wo...

Harrison Birtwistle's operas and music theatre
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David Beard presents the first definitive survey of Harrison Birtwistle's music for the opera house and theatre, from his smaller-scale works, such as...
Designer drafting and visualizing for the entertainment world
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In the second edition of Designer Drafting and Visualization for the Entertainment World, Patricia Woodbridge, a highly experienced art director of fe...

Get me the urgent biscuits
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'A sparkling memoir ... A delight from start to finish' NINA STIBBE 'Anyone who loves the theatre will love this book' ZOË WANAMAKER In 1980s London,...
30-second theories
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When it comes to big science, very few things are conclusively known. From Quantum Mechanics to Natural Selection, what we have instead are theories -...

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...
Sound
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Brown explores relationships between sound and theatre, focusing on sound's interdependence and interaction with human performance and drama. Suggesti...

The blue touch paper
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When, in 2000, the National Theatre published its poll of the hundred best plays of the 20th century, David Hare had written five of them. Yet he was ...
James Graham - plays 2
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The second collection of plays from eminent playwright James Graham, bringing together four of his state-of-the-nation plays. The volume includes the...

Robert Lepage
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Routledge Performance Practitioners is a series of introductory guides to the key theatre-makers of the last century. Each volume explains the backgro...
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 ...

Edward Albee's Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf?
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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? shocked audiences and critics alike with its assault on decorum. At base though, the play is simply a l...
Harold Pinter
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This volume contains Harold Pinter's first six plays, including The Birthday Party.The Birthday PartyStanley Webber is visited in his boarding house b...

The resistible rise of Arturo Ui
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Here's some advice: Don't ever underestimate Arturo. You'll be found out and stopped, eventually, Just like I stopped this fuckin' treachery And bette...
Arcadia
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In a large country house in Derbyshire in April 1809 sits Lady Thomasina Coverly, aged thirteen, and her tutor, Septimus Hodge. Through the window ma...

Creating worlds
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A practical guide to creating successful immersive theatre productions, by an experienced theatre-maker and practitioner. Placing the audience at the...
Simon Stephens
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2014 was a spectacular year for playwright Simon Stephens, who has been described by the Independent as 'a brilliant writer of immense imagination' an...

Stage management
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The highly successful Bible for any stage manager , now in a revised and updated edition. The stage manager is at the core of every successful theat...
My abiding passion
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A completely fresh insight into the mind of one of the UK's greatest playwrights, the letters between John Osborne and his first wife, actress Pamela ...

Hangmen
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I'm just as good as bloody Pierrepoint.In his small pub in Oldham, Harry is something of a local celebrity. But what's the second-best hangman in Engl...
The caretaker
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It was with this play that Harold Pinter had his first major success, and its production history since it was first performed in 1960 has established ...

Drama games for rehearsals
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'I wish I'd had this book when I was starting out as a young director... I cannot recommend it highly enough.' Marianne Elliott, from her Foreword Th...
Making theatre
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An inspiring, practical handbook for anyone working with young people to make devised theatre. Devising theatre is a fundamental element of the Drama...

The importance of being earnest and other plays
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Who would have thought a comedy of manners written more than a hundred years ago would still be so apt and so funny? Oscar Wilde was a genius of play-...
Sound and music for the theatre
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Covering every phase of a theatrical production, this fourth edition of Sound and Music for the Theatre traces the process of sound design from initia...

Tackling text (and subtext)
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An intensely practical handbook for actors on how to cope with text, subtext, character and situation. With a preface by Kenneth Branagh. Having help...
Peter Pan goes wrong
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Tonight Neverland is fleshed out with plenty of plant life, certainly bettering 2011's production of Jack and the Bean-Cactus. So, with no further ado...

Concert lighting
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Concert Lighting: Tools, Techniques, Art, and Business Fourth Edition provides readers with an updated look at how to succeed in the complex world of ...
Dancing at Lughnasa
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It is 1936 and harvest time in County Donegal. In a house just outside the village of Ballybeg live the five Mundy sisters, barely making ends meet, t...