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  • Actions
    Actions (English, Paperback) Marina Caldarone, Maggie Lloyd-Williams

    Actors need actions. They cannot "act" adjectives, they need verbs; they need an aim to achieve, an action to perform. This is a thesaurus of active verbs with which the actor can refine the action-word until she or her hits exactly the right one to help make the action come alive.

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  • Drama Games
    Drama Games (English, Paperback) Jessica Swale

    Suitable for school, youth theatre and community groups, this book includes games for adults to play in workshop or rehearsal settings. It explores a wide range of core drama skills such as: energy, focus, teamwork, trust, character, storytelling, imagination and improvisation, as well as warming up and cooling down.

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  • The Complete Stanislavsky Toolkit
    The Complete Stanislavsky Toolkit (Paperback) Bella Merlin

    A revised and updated edition of Bella Merlin's essential guide to Stanislavsky.

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  • Framed Ink
    Framed Ink (English, Paperback) Marcos Mateu-Mestre

    The ultimate guide to visual storytelling! How to make the audience "feel" the story while they are "reading" the story. Using his experiences from working in the comic book industry, movie studios and teaching, Marcos introduces the reader to a step-by-step system that will create the most successful storyboards and graphics for the best visual communication....

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  • Different Every Night
    Different Every Night (English, Paperback) Mike Alfreds

    Containing rehearsal methodology, this book offers practical advice and guidance as well as different useful techniques for actors and directors.

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  • In the Blink of An Eye
    In the Blink of An Eye (English, Paperback) Walter Murch

    In the Blink of an Eye is editor Walter Murch's essay of film editing. Starting with what might seem to be the most basic editing question - Why do cuts work? - he treats the reader to a marvelous "ride" through the esthetics and practical concerns of cutting film. Along the way, he offers his insights on such subjects as continuity and discontinuity in editing, dreaming, and real life; the...

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  • Drama Games for Devising
    Drama Games for Devising (English, Paperback) Jessica Swale

    Offers insight and experience in a series of exercises and games that are designed to free up creativity and release the imagination.

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  • Contemporary Monologues for Women
    Contemporary Monologues for Women (English, Paperback) Trilby James

    50 monologues by some of the greatest writers working today, each with a summary of the vital information you need to place the piece in context and perform it to the best of your ability.

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  • Dynamo: The Book of Secrets
    Dynamo: The Book of Secrets (Paperback) Dynamo .

    A MASTERCLASS IN MAGIC FROM THE WORLD'S COOLEST MAGICIAN: DYNAMO...

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  • Tricks Of The Mind
    Tricks Of The Mind (Paperback) Derren Brown

    Derren Brown's television and stage performances have entranced and dumbfounded millions. Alternately hilarious, controversial and challenging, Tricks of the Mind is essential reading for Derren's legions of fans, and pretty bloody irresistible even if you don't like him that much...

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  • Finding Your Voice
    Finding Your Voice (English, Paperback) Barbara Houseman

    A self-help manual for actors who want to train and develop their voice. Each chapter starts with a brief introduction, then sets out the sequence of relevant exercises, accompanied by simple diagrams, and ends with a summary of what has been learned.

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  • Actioning
    Actioning (English, Paperback) Nick Moseley

    The indispensable companion to a vital component in every actor's toolkit, this is the first in-depth exploration of Actioning for student actors, those who train them, and professionals working in the industry, whether they're brand new to the technique or have been practising it for years.

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  • An Actor Prepares
    An Actor Prepares (English, Paperback) Constantin Stanislavski

    An Actor Prepares is the most famous acting training book ever to have been written and the work of Stanislavski has inspired generations of actors and trainers. This translation was the first to introduce Stanislavski's 'system' to the English speaking world and has stood the test of time in acting classes to this day. Stanislavski here deals with the inward preparation an actor must undergo in...

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  • Drama Games for Those Who Like to Say 'No'
    Drama Games for Those Who Like to Say 'No' (English, Paperback) Chris Johnston

    Suitable for teachers and workshop leaders working with difficult students, youth groups, young offenders, and all those who take pleasure in saying 'no' to whatever is offered them, this title aims to encourage challenging groups to engage, collaborate, negotiate and develop not just drama but also life skills.

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  • Brutus and Other Heroines
    Brutus and Other Heroines (English, Paperback) Harriet Walter

    Award-winning actress Dame Harriet Walter reflects on performing Shakespeare's most famous roles - both male and female. An exploration of the Shakespearean canon through the eyes of a self-identified 'feminist actor' - but, above all, a remarkable account of an acting career unconstrained by tradition or expectations.

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  • A Choreographer's Handbook
    A Choreographer's Handbook (English, Paperback) Jonathan Burrows

    A handbook from an internationally renowned dancer, choreographer and teacher. It explains how to navigate a course through the complex process of creating dance. It provides choreographers with a manifesto and reflects on his experience of choreographic practice to allow each artist and dance-maker to find his or her own aesthetic process.

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  • How Musicals Work
    How Musicals Work (English, Paperback) Julian Woolford

    A practical guide to, and history of, musical theatre. What makes the great shows work and why some never made it.

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  • How Plays Work
    How Plays Work (English, Paperback) David Edgar

    A guide to the anatomy of drama. It examines the mechanisms and techniques which dramatists throughout the ages have employed to structure their plays and to express their meaning. It starts with the building blocks of whole plays - plot, character creation, genre and structure - and moves on to scenes and devices.

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  • Impro
    Impro (Paperback) Keith Johnstone

    A leading figure in the theatre, Keith Johnstone lays bare his techniques and exercises to foster spontaneity and narrative skill for actors.

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  • The Empty Space
    The Empty Space (Paperback) Peter Brook

    Explores the issues facing theatrical performances. This work describes important developments in theatre from the last century, as well as smaller scale events, from productions by Stanislavsky to the rise of Method Acting. It also shows how theatre defies rules, builds and shatters illusions and creates lasting memories for its audiences.

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