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  • Sound Design
    Sound Design (English, Paperback) David Sonnenschein

    Offers user-friendly knowledge and stimulating exercises to help compose story, develop characters and create emotion through skillful creation of the sound track.

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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.

    $15.00 $22.95
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  • Backing into the Spotlight
    Backing into the Spotlight (Hardback) Michael Whitehall

    Michael Whitehall, witty agent father of Britain's most popular young comedian, Jack Whitehall, writes his long-awaited memoir.

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  • The Makeup Artist Handbook
    The Makeup Artist Handbook (English, Paperback) Gretchen Davis, Mindy Hall

    Learn first-rate techniques and tips from some of the best makeup artists in the business in the new edition of The Makeup Artist Handbook. Renown makeup pros Gretchen Davis and Mindy Hall bring an impressive set of experience in all areas to the book, including work on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Steve Jobs, The Wolf of Wall Street, Blue Jasmine, Star Trek, Pearl Harbor, HBO's Looking and many...

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  • Stage Lighting: The Technicians' Guide
    Stage Lighting: The Technicians' Guide (English, Paperback) Skip Mort

    Previous edition: London: Methuen Drama, 2011.

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  • The Handbook of Model-Making for Set Designers
    The Handbook of Model-Making for Set Designers (English, Paperback) Colin Winslow

    Describes the process of making scale models for stage sets, from the most basic cutting and assembling methods to more advanced skills, including painting, texturing and finishing techniques, and useful hints on presenting the completed model. This book is useful not only to theatre designers, but to anyone with an interest in scale models.

    $23.61 $42.95
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  • Scenic Art and Construction
    Scenic Art and Construction (English, Paperback) Tim Blaikie, Emma Troubridge

    This title describes the construction, painting and finishing of most of the scenic elements used in professional theatre. The book covers everything from the production process, and constructing modern timber scenery to getting value for money through innovation and invention.

    $21.96 $37.95
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  • Model Making for the Stage
    Model Making for the Stage (English, Paperback) Keith Orton

    "Model Making for the Stage" explains the practical techniques that will promote accurate scale model making for the theatre.

    $20.62 $35.00
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  • The Complete Make-Up Artist
    The Complete Make-Up Artist (Paperback) Penny Delamar

    Offers a personal, in-depth insight into the exciting work of media make-up. Written for all media make-up students, in particular those studying a VRQ at Levels 2 and 3, this edition has been updated in accordance with the new NOS.

    $43.15 $50.25
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  • Unbuttoned
    Unbuttoned (English, Paperback) Shura Pollatsek

    Unbuttoned: The Art and Artists of Theatrical Costume Design documents the creative journey of costume creation from concept to performance. Each chapter provides an overview of the process, including designing and shopping; draping, cutting, dyeing, and painting; and beading, sewing, and creating embellishments and accessories. This book features interviews with practitioners from Broadway and...

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  • Period Reproduction Buckram Hats
    Period Reproduction Buckram Hats (English, Paperback) Crystal G. Herman

    Whether you're in a professional or a community theatre, part of a historical re-enactment, or teaching costume construction, a well-made hat provides a much-needed finishing touch to a costume.Period Reproduction Buckram Hats: The Costumer's Guidebook is your one-stop resource for learning how to recreate historically accurate buckram hats. Each chapter is devoted to the construction of a...

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  • Stays and Corsets
    Stays and Corsets (English, Paperback) Mandy Barrington

    Stays and Corsets: Historical Patterns Translated for the Modern Body goes a step beyond traditional historical costuming texts by not only providing you with historical pattern diagrams and information, but by showing you how to adapt these patterns to the contemporary body shape. Using her original pattern-drafting system, author Mandy Barrington will show you how to draft a historical pattern...

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  • The Hair and Make-up Artist's Handbook A Complete Guide for Professional Qualifications
    The Hair and Make-up Artist's Handbook A Complete Guide for Professional Qualifications (Paperback) Beverley Braisdell, Jennifer Lenard

    Cover all the essential industry knowledge students need with this textbook.

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  • Sculpting a Galaxy
    Sculpting a Galaxy (English, Hardback) Lorne Peterson

    From the producers of the acclaimed "Dressing a Galaxy: The Costumes of Star Wars" comes an inside look at the secrets behind the saga's artful models and sculptures. This unique visual treat is a must-have for any "Star Wars" fan.

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  • The ABC of Theatre Jargon
    The ABC of Theatre Jargon (English, Paperback) Francis Reid $18.99
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  • Theatre Lighting in the Age of Gas
    Theatre Lighting in the Age of Gas (English, Paperback) Terence Rees $38.71
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  • What is Scenography?
    What is Scenography? (English, Paperback) Pamela Howard

    Expands on the author's holistic analysis of scenography as comprising space, text, research, art, performers, directors and spectators, to examine the changing nature of scenography in the twenty-first century. This book includes a 'world view' of scenography, with definitions from some of the world's most famous and influential scenographers.

    $39.53 $52.95
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  • William Ivey Long
    William Ivey Long (English, Hardback) Rebecca Elliot, Peter Marks

    Catalog of an exhibition, held at the the Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, September 23, 2017-June 3, 2018.

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  • Games for Actors and Non-Actors
    Games for Actors and Non-Actors (English, Paperback) Augusto Boal

    This is the classic and best selling book by the founder of Theatre of the Oppressed, Augusto Boal, including new discussions, a new introduction and a collection of images.

    $45.91 $55.95
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