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  • Drama Games for Young Children
    Drama Games for Young Children (English, Paperback) Katherine Zachest

    From the bestselling Drama Games series, this dip-in, flick-through, quick-fire resource book - packed with over 200 individual games - is perfect for teachers, playgroup leaders and drama facilitators who want to inspire and entertain children, aged 3 and up, with vibrant and engaging drama experiences.

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  • Behind the Seams
    Behind the Seams (English, Hardback) James Bellini, Sally Angel

    With over 1 million costumes and accessories hanging on 6 miles of rails, Angels is the largest dressing up box in the world and the name sewn in hundreds of thousands of costumes for film television & theatre productions.

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  • D'Oyly Carte
    D'Oyly Carte (Paperback) Roberta Morrell

    'D'Oyly Carte: The Inside Story' looks at the life of the historic D'Oyly Carte Opera Company between 1950 and its sad demise in 1982.

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  • Stage Blood
    Stage Blood (English, Paperback) Michael Blakemore

    In 1971, Michael Blakemore joined the National Theatre as Associate Director under Laurence Olivier. His tenure began to unravel and, behind his back, Peter Hall was appointed to replace him in 1973. This title tells the story of the events that led to his dramatic exit in 1976.

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  • The Theatre of Thomas Ostermeier
    The Theatre of Thomas Ostermeier (English, Paperback) Peter M Boenisch, Thomas Ostermeier

    Thomas Ostermeier is arguably the most internationally recognised German theatre director of his generation. With this book, he presents his directorial method for the first time.The Theatre of Thomas Ostermeier provides a toolkit for understanding and enacting the strategies of this advanced contemporary methodology.The book includes:Ostermeier’s seminal essays, lectures and manifestos...

    $45.22 $49.95
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  • Production Manager's Toolkit
    Production Manager's Toolkit (English, Paperback) Cary Gillett, Jay Sheehan

    "Our theater world is so much better with this book in it, and even better with Cary and Jay at the helm."–David Stewart, Director of Production for the Guthrie TheaterThe Production Manager’s Toolkit is a comprehensive introduction to a career in theatrical and special event production for new and aspiring professionals, given by expert voices in the field. The book discusses...

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  • Brecht in Practice
    Brecht in Practice (English, Paperback) David Barnett

    "Bertolt Brecht's reputation as a flawed, irrelevant or difficult thinker for the theatre can often go before him to such an extent that we run the risk of forgetting the achievements that made him and his company, the Berliner Ensemble, famous around the world. David Barnett examines both Brecht the theorist and Brecht the practitioner to reveal the complementary relationship between the two.This...

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  • Directing in Musical Theatre
    Directing in Musical Theatre (English, Paperback) Joe Deer

    This comprehensive guide, from the author of Acting in Musical Theatre, will equip aspiring directors with all of the skills that they will need in order to guide a production from beginning to end. From the very first conception and collaborations with crew and cast, through rehearsals and technical production all the way to the final performance, Joe Deer covers the full range.Deer’s accessible...

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  • How to Read a Play
    How to Read a Play (English, Paperback) Damon Kiely

    The work done on a play before the first rehearsal, the first group reading or even the before the cast have met, can be crucial to the success of a production. Directors and dramaturgs must know how to analyze, understand and interpret a play or performance text if they hope to bring it to life on the stage. This book provides a broad range of tools and methods that can be used when reading a...

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  • The Technical Director's Toolkit
    The Technical Director's Toolkit (English, Paperback) Zachary Stribling, Richard Girtain

    In the world of theatre, the technical director is responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient realization and implementation of scenery for the stage.The Technical Director’s Toolkit is the first book to address every nut and bolt of this multifaceted job, guiding you though the step-by-step processes of technical direction and the responsibilities of the TD in the mounting of a theatrical...

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  • Robert Wilson
    Robert Wilson (Hardback) Margery Arent Safir

    Robert Wilson has put his original stamp on masterpieces from "Mozart's The Magic Flute" and "Puccini's Madame Butterfly" to William Shakespeare's sonnets. Through interviews with prominent figures in the performing and visual arts worlds, this title presents a complete and revelatory portrait of Robert Wilson and his inspired craft.

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  • Broadway Swings
    Broadway Swings (English, Paperback) Lyndy Franklin Smith, J. Austin Eyer

    "Broadway Swings "covers the history, how-to and untold stories of Swings (understudies for the ensemble of a Musical Theatre Production).

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  • The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance
    The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance (English, Paperback) Dassia N. Posner

    The Routledge Companion to Puppetry and Material Performance offers a wide-rangingperspective on how scholars and artists are currently re-evaluating the theoretical, historical,and theatrical significance of performance that embraces the agency of inanimate objects.This book proposes a collaborative, responsive model for broader artistic engagement in andwith the material world. Its 28 chapters...

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  • Directing Young People in Theatre
    Directing Young People in Theatre (English, Paperback) Samantha Lane

    This book guides readers in taking a play from page to stage with young people. Advice from professional theatre directors, including Richard Eyre and Indu Rubasingham is combined with practical games and exercises to help both experienced and first-time directors create a play with young actors.

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  • Stanislavsky and Yoga
    Stanislavsky and Yoga (English, Paperback) Sergei Tcherkasski

    This book deals with one of the most important sources of the Stanislavsky System - Yoga, its practice and philosophy. Sergei Tcherkasski carefully collects records on Yoga in Stanislavsky's writings from different periods and discusses hidden references which are not explained by Stanislavsky himself due to the censorship in his day. Vivid examples of Yoga based training from the rehearsal...

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  • An Introduction to Theatre Design
    An Introduction to Theatre Design (English, Paperback) Stephen Di Benedetto

    This introduction to theatre design explains the theories, strategies, and tools of practical design work for the undergraduate student.

    $48.36 $60.95
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  • Cracking Shakespeare
    Cracking Shakespeare (English, Paperback) Kelly Hunter

    Cracking Shakespeare serves to demystify the process of speaking Shakespeare's language, offering hands-on techniques for drama students, young actors and directors who are intimidated by rehearsing, performing and directing Shakespeare's plays.For some artists approaching Shakespeare, the ability to capture the dynamic movement of thought from mind to mouth, and the paradox of using the formality...

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  • From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles
    From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principles (English, Hardback) Sanjoy Ganguly

    Jana Sanskriti is internationally recognised as the most iconic post-Boalian Theatre of the Oppressed operation in the world today. This fully illustrated book by the Bengali company's founder and artistic director Sanjoy Ganguly, edited by Ralph Yarrow, collects and explains their programme of workshop exercises, placing them in the context of their social and activist work. A set of interviews...

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