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A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's Dream
by William Shakespeare
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William Heath Robinson was part of a family of artists that included brothers Thomas and Charles. Possibly his finest achievement as an illustrator is A Midsummer Night's Dream — a book meticulously and marvelously designed. From the half title,... (read more)

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Equus
Equus
by Peter Shaffer
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An explosive play that took critics and audiences by storm, Equus is Peter Shaffer's exploration of the way modern society has destroyed our ability to feel passion. Alan Strang is a disturbed youth whose dangerous obsession with horses leads him to... (read more)

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Look, I Made a Hat: Collected Lyrics (1981-2011) with Attendant Comments, Amplifications, Dogmas, Harangues, Digressions, Anecdotes and Mi
Look, I Made a Hat: Collected Lyrics (1981-2011) with Attendant Comments, Amplifications, Dogmas, Harangues, Digressions, Anecdotes and Mi
by Stephen Sondheim
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In Hat Box, Stephen Sondheim presents his complete collected lyrics from the acclaimed Finishing the Hat and Look, I Made a Hat. This box set includes lyrics from Sondheim’s most popular shows like West Side Story, Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park... (read more)

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All's Well That Ends Well
All's Well That Ends Well
by William Shakespeare
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Part of "The New Penguin Shakespeare" series, this text looks at "All's Well That Ends Well" with an introduction, a list of further reading, commentary and a short account of the textual problems of the play. The series is used and recommended by the... (read more)

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Shakespeare Well-Versed: A Rhyming Guide to All His Plays
Shakespeare Well-Versed: A Rhyming Guide to All His Plays
by James Muirden
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"Shakespeare Well Versed" will enchant readers with clever, rhyming synopses of all of the bard's plays. James Muirden skillfully employs varied rhyme schemes to bring to life the high points and high jinks of these classic works.... (read more)

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Pericles, Prince of Tyre (New Cambridge Shakespeare)
Pericles, Prince of Tyre (New Cambridge Shakespeare)
by William Shakespeare
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Over the past two decades there has been a resurgence of theatrical interest in Shakespeare's Pericles, which has been rescued from comparative neglect and is now frequently performed. This development is charted in the introduction to this edition... (read more)

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Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater
Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater
by William T Vollmann
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Understatement isn't exactly characteristic of William T. Vollmann's writing. In his previous journalistic attempts to understand some of the more paradoxical and confusing aspects of the world, he has exercised such an unremitting onslaught of literary... (read more)

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The Shakespeare Guide to Italy: Retracing the Bard's Unknown Travels
The Shakespeare Guide to Italy: Retracing the Bard's Unknown Travels
by Richard Paul Roe
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Equal parts literary detective story and vivid travelogue, TheShakespeare Guide to Italy chronicles author Richard Paul Roesthirty-year quest to find the locations in which Shakespeare set his tenItalian plays—delivering a text which will... (read more)

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Something's Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination
Something's Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination
by Misha Berson
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Something's Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination takes a critical, comprehensive look at one of the most inventive, influential, and internationally beloved Broadway musicals of all time - from its inception by a brilliant... (read more)

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Imagination Illustrated: The Jim Henson Journal
Imagination Illustrated: The Jim Henson Journal
by Karen Falk
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Jim Henson's iconic puppet characters, fantastic worlds, and warm humor have delighted millions of people of all ages. His incredibly diverse body of work, from the Muppets to the world of The Dark Crystal, reveals his charm and genius to fans old and... (read more)

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The Ultimate Scene & Monologue Sourcebook: An Actor's Reference to Over 1,000 Monologues and Scenes from More Than 300 Contemporary Plays
The Ultimate Scene & Monologue Sourcebook: An Actor's Reference to Over 1,000 Monologues and Scenes from More Than 300 Contemporary Plays
by Ed Hooks
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All actors and acting teachers need The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, the invaluable guide to finding just the right piece for every audition. The unique format of the book is ideal for acting teachers who want their students to understand... (read more)

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The Complete Plays
The Complete Plays
by Anton Chekhov
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This stunning new translation presents the only truly complete edition of the plays of one of the greatest dramatists in history. Anton Chekhov is a unique force in modern drama, his works interpreted and adapted internationally and beloved for their... (read more)

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Mastering Monologues and Acting Sides: How to Audition Successfully for Both Traditional and New Media
Mastering Monologues and Acting Sides: How to Audition Successfully for Both Traditional and New Media
by Janet Wilcox
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Mastering Monologues and Acting Sides: How to Audition Successfully for Both Traditional and New Media is everything an actor needs to be ready for that perfect part, from webisodes to Shakespeare. Scripts, acting technique tips, and exercises keep a... (read more)

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The Best American Short Plays 2010-2011 (Best American Short Plays)
The Best American Short Plays 2010-2011 (Best American Short Plays)
by Bill Demastes
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Applause is proud to continue the series that for over 70 years has been the standard of excellence for one-act plays in America. As previous series editor Ramon Delgado wrote in his introduction to The Best American Short Plays of 1989, the choice of... (read more)

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Julius Caesar - Arden Shakespeare: Third Series - Paperback (Arden Shakespeare Third)
Julius Caesar - Arden Shakespeare: Third Series - Paperback (Arden Shakespeare Third)
by William Shakespeare
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This edition of one of Shakespeare's best known and most frequently performed plays argues for Julius Caesar as a new kind of political play, a radical departure from contemporary practice, combining fast action and immediacy with compelling rhetorical... (read more)

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Timon of Athens
Timon of Athens
by William Shakespeare
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Timon of Athens has struck many readers as rough and unpolished, perhaps even unfinished, though to others it has appeared as Shakespeare's most profound tragic allegory. Described by Coleridge as "the stillborn twin of King Lear," the play has... (read more)

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Monologue Mastery: The Actor's Guide to Selecting and Performing Monologues
Monologue Mastery: The Actor's Guide to Selecting and Performing Monologues
by Prudence Wright Holmes
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Monologue Mastery is a manual and workbook for the beginning actor as well as the seasoned professional. It addresses in specific detail every phase of monologue preparation from selection to performance. It covers in great detail the three most... (read more)

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Terry Pratchett's Nation: The Play (U.K. Edition)
Terry Pratchett's Nation: The Play (U.K. Edition)
by Terry Pratchett
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Alone on a desert island -- everything and everyone he knows and loves has been washed away in a storm -- Mau is the last surviving member of his nation. He's completely alone -- or so he thinks until he finds the ghost girl. She has no toes, wears... (read more)

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If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet
If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet
by Nick Payne
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Fifteen-year-old Anna is bullied by her classmates for being overweight. Her mother, Fiona, decides to transfer her to the school where she teaches, but that only makes things worse. Annas father, George, is no help—hes too obsessed... (read more)

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Blood Wedding: A Play
Blood Wedding: A Play
by Federico Garcia Lorca
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Lorca's Blood Wedding is a classic of twentieth-century theatre. The story is based on a newspaper fragment which told of a family vendetta and a bride who ran away with the son of the enemy family. Lorca uses it to investigate the subjects which... (read more)

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