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  • Creating Worlds
    Creating Worlds (English, Paperback) Jason Warren

    A new text on immersive theater.

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  • Stage Management
    Stage Management (English, Paperback) Gail Pallin

    Intended for students, graduates and various aspirants to stage management, amateur or professional, whether the production is on a large or small scale, this title offers the basics of stage management. Featuring charts and helpful checklists, it takes the reader through a typical production week by week.

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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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  • Joan's Book
    Joan's Book (English, Paperback) Joan Littlewood

    'Once upon a time, the London theatre was a charming mirror held up to cosiness. Then came Joan Littlewood, smashing the glass, blasting the walls, letting the wind of life blow in a rough, but ready, world. Today, we remember this irresistible force with love and gratitude.' (Peter Brook)...

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  • Notes on Directing
    Notes on Directing (Paperback) Frank Hauser, Russell Reich

    Based on the notes of director Frank Hauser, who had a distinguished career working alongside figures including Ian McKellen and Richard Burton. His notes, expanded and enhanced by his student Russell Reich, offer a succinct insight into the craft of directing and acting.

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  • Audience Participation in Theatre
    Audience Participation in Theatre (English, Paperback) G. White

    This book asks that we consider the practices that facilitate audience participation on equal terms with other elements of the theatre maker's art; it offers a theoretical basis for this new approach, illustrated by examples from diverse participatory performances.

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  • Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre
    Jasmin Vardimon's Dance Theatre (English, Paperback) Jasmin Vardimon, Libby Worth

    This title is a unique insight into a current choreographer's devising and training processes, from an unusually immediate and intimate perspective. It fits well into our recent publishing not only on dance and choreography (Burrows, Forsythe, Contemporary Choreography), but also on physical theatre (Frantic Assembly), and bucks a trend by examining a dance practitioner adopting theatrical...

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  • Directing with the Michael Chekhov Technique
    Directing with the Michael Chekhov Technique (English, Paperback) Mark Monday

    Directing with the Michael Chekhov Technique explores the collaborative process between a play's director and the entire production team, making the journey of a production process cohesive using the Michael Chekhov Technique....

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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....

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  • Disobedient Theatre
    Disobedient Theatre (English, Paperback) Chris Johnston

    Theatre is at its best when it is disobedient, when it argues back to society. But what enables it to achieve this impact? What makes it a force to be reckoned with? What are the principles and the tools of the trade that shape it to be effective, powerful and resonant? Drawing from both theory and practice, and informed by conversations with recognized practitioners from across the UK, this book...

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  • The Director as Collaborator
    The Director as Collaborator (English, Paperback) Robert Knopf

    The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theatre productions benefit from collaboration. Good collaboration occurs when the director shares responsibility for the artistic creation with the entire production team, including actors, designers, stage managers, and technical staff. Leadership does not preclude collaboration; in theatre, these...

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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....

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  • The Production Manager's Toolkit
    The 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."...

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  • New Dramaturgy
    New Dramaturgy (English, Paperback) Katalin Trencsenyi

    Recent shifts in the theatrical landscape have had corresponding implications for dramaturgy. The way we think about theatre and performance today has changed our approaches to theatre making and composition. Emerging new aesthetics and new areas of dramaturgical work such as live art, devised and physical theatre, experimental performance, and dance demand new approaches and sensibilities. This...

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  • The Dance of Reality
    The Dance of Reality (English, Paperback) Alejandro Jodorowsky

    A glimpse into the mind and life of one of the most creative and enigmatic visionaries of our time, filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky

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  • Cyborg Theatre
    Cyborg Theatre (English, Paperback) Jennifer Parker-Starbuck

    This book articulates the first theoretical context for a 'cyborg theatre,' metaphorically integrating on-stage bodies with the technologized, digitized, or mediatized, to re-imagine subjectivity for a post-human age. It covers a variety of examples, to propose new theoretical tools for understanding performance in our changing world.

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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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  • 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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  • The Casting Handbook
    The Casting Handbook (English, Paperback) Suzy Catliff, Jennifer Granville

    Casting is a crucial creative element of any production - and yet the craft and skills needed to put together a successful and exciting cast are often overlooked. The Casting Handbook explains the casting process from beginning to end and covers everything producers and directors needs to know ? as well as proving a fascinating and illuminating read for actors. The book explores:...

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  • The Art and Practice of Directing for Theatre
    The Art and Practice of Directing for Theatre (English, Paperback) Paul B. Crook

    The formation and communication of vision is one of the primary responsibilities of a director, before ever getting to the nuts and bolts of the process. The Art and Practice of Directing for Theatre helps the young director learn how to discover, harness, and meld the two. Providing both a practical and theoretical foundation for directors, this book explores how to craft an artistic vision for a...

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