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  • Do You Mind If I Smoke? by Fenella Fielding
    Do You Mind If I Smoke? (Hardback) Fenella Fielding, Simon McKay

    "Do You Mind If I Smoke?" is the astonishing and often hilarious life story of a national treasure, told for the first time in a special edition hardback book to be published on the eve of actress Fenella Fielding's 90th birthday this November.

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  • Year of the Fat Knight by Anthony Sher
    Year of the Fat Knight (English, Paperback) Anthony Sher

    Antony Sher's account - splendidly supplemented by his own paintings and sketches - of researching, rehearsing and performing one of Shakespeare's best-known and most popular characters. As heard on BBC Radio 4.

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  • Year of the Mad King by Antony Sher
    Year of the Mad King (English, Hardback) Antony Sher

    Antony Sher's honest, illuminating and witty account of researching, rehearsing and performing one of Shakespeare's greatest roles. A fascinating perspective on the process of one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of his generation.

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  • Simon Cadell by Brian Slade
    Simon Cadell (English, Hardback) Brian Slade

    `Simon Cadell: The Authorised Biography' tells for the first time the story of the beloved Hi-de-hi! star. From troubled childhood, through theatre school at the Bristol Old Vic and onto a 20-year award-winning stage career, Cadell was cut down in his prime at forty-five as he had seemed set to become one of the greatest actors of his generation.

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  • Julius Caesar and Me by Joseph Paterson
    Julius Caesar and Me (English, Paperback) Joseph Paterson

    'Julius Caesar is, simply, Shakespeare's African play' John Kani...

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  • Maggie Smith by Caroline Fevrier
    Maggie Smith (Paperback) Caroline Fevrier

    This biography essentially aims at correcting the preconceived image that the general public has of Dame Maggie Smith.

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  • Adelina
    Adelina (Paperback)

    A comprehensive biography of Italian-French 19th century opera singer Adelina Patti (1843-1919)

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  • Do You Know Who I Am? by Tim Pigott-Smith
    Do You Know Who I Am? (English, Hardback) Tim Pigott-Smith

    A memoir of theatrical life and much more by Tim Pigott-Smith, one of the most prodigiously talented actors of his generation.

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  • Talking Theatre by Richard Eyre
    Talking Theatre (English, Paperback) Richard Eyre

    A new edition in paperback of Eyre's fascinating collection of interviews with some of the finest and most prolific theatre practitioners of the last epoch. With unrivalled access, Eyre has allowed us to eavesdrop on the stories behind many of the most important productions and performances in the theatre of recent times.

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  • What Do I Know? by Richard Eyre
    What Do I Know? (English, Hardback) Richard Eyre

    A personal and strikingly honest look at the people and events that have made their mark on one of UK theatre and film's most successful creative artists.

    $23.17 $40.95
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  • Stanislavski: The Basics by Rose Whyman
    Stanislavski: The Basics (English, Paperback) Rose Whyman

    Stanislavski: The Basics is an engaging introduction to the life, thought and impact of Konstantin Stanislavski. Regarded by many as a great innovator of twentieth century theatre, this book examines Stanislavski's:...

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  • Theatre of Exile by Horacio Czertok
    Theatre of Exile (English, Paperback) Horacio Czertok

    How might the organic link between theatre-making and political action be revitalised? And how might a spontaneous vision of a theatre of and for ordinary people be reignited? Since his political exile from Argentina in 1977, theatre director and producer Horacio Czertok has devoted his life to re-imagining the art of the theatre, taking it out of its comfort zone into places of social conflict...

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  • Storytelling and Theatre by Mike Wilson
    Storytelling and Theatre (English, Paperback) Mike Wilson

    Michael Wilson addresses the recent rise of storytelling as a professional performance art by providing a critical survey of current practice and a critical framework for those debates currently taking place, and those debates which will undoubtedly emerge in future.

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  • Judi: Behind the Scenes by Dame Judi Dench
    Judi: Behind the Scenes (Hardback) Dame Judi Dench

    An illustrated memoir of one of Britain's greatest and best-loved actors.

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  • Joan's Book by Joan Littlewood
    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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  • Start To Finish by Eric Lax
    Start To Finish (English, Hardback) Eric Lax

    A cinephile's dream: the chance to follow legendary director Woody Allen throughout the creation of a film--from inception to premiere--and to enjoy his reflections on some of the finest artists in the history of cinema....

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  • Artaud the Moma by Jacques Derrida
    Artaud the Moma (English, Paperback) Jacques Derrida

    In 1996 Jacques Derrida gave a lecture at the Museum of Modern Art on Antonin Artaud. Artaud the Moma reveals the challenge that Artaud posed to Derrida--and to art and its institutional history. It is a powerful interjection into the museum halls, a crucial moment in Derrida's thought, and an insightful reading of a challenging writer and artist.

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  • Dramaturgy and Performance by Cathy Turner
    Dramaturgy and Performance (English, Paperback) Cathy Turner, Synne Behrndt

    Outlining different perspectives, this classic and field-defining text introduces 'dramaturgy' as a critical concept and a practical process in an accessible and engaging style. The revised edition includes a new introduction and afterword which provides insight into contemporary developments and future directions of scholarship.

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  • The Routledge Companion to Michael Chekhov by Marie-Christine Autant-Mathieu
    The Routledge Companion to Michael Chekhov (English, Paperback) Marie-Christine Autant-Mathieu

    The Routledge Companion to Michael Chekhov brings together Chekhov specialists from around the world - theatre practitioners, theorists, historians and archivists ? to provide an astonishingly comprehensive assessment of his life, work and legacy....

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  • Fritz Bennewitz in India by Joerg Esleben
    Fritz Bennewitz in India (English, Hardback) Joerg Esleben, Rohmer Rolf

    This volume offers the first comprehensive analysis of the work of East German theatre director Fritz Bennewitz in India between 1970 and 1994.

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