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How to Stage a Play: Make a Fortune, Win a Tony and Become a Theatrical Icon!
How to Stage a Play: Make a Fortune, Win a Tony and Become a Theatrical Icon!
by Charles Marowitz
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Based almost entirely on the author's personal experiences, this concise handbook follows a director's journey from the casting process to opening night, revealing the hidden or unspoken aspects of play and stage production that are rarely, if ever... (read more)

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The Taming of the Shrew (30-Minute Shakespeare)
The Taming of the Shrew (30-Minute Shakespeare)
by Nick Newlin
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"A truly fun, emotional, and sometimes magical first experience . . . guided by a sagacious, knowledgeable, and intuitive educator."—Library Journal The Taming of the Shrew: The 30-Minute Shakespeare offers eight scenes from this broad comedy.... (read more)

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Producing and the Theatre Business (American Theatre Wing): Working in the Theatre Series (Working in the Theatre Seminars)
Producing and the Theatre Business (American Theatre Wing): Working in the Theatre Series (Working in the Theatre Seminars)
by Robert Emmet Long
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Published to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the Tony Awards®, the launch of the new Working in the Theatre series from The American Theatre Wing, founder of the Tony Awards®, promises to be one of the most exciting theatrical... (read more)

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Staging Premodern Drama: A Guide to Production Problems
Staging Premodern Drama: A Guide to Production Problems
by Lee Mitchell
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"This wise volume, written by a veteran director and observer of premodern plays, offers good advice for neophyte and experienced directors... (read more)

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Grotowski's Objective Drama Research (Performance Studies)
Grotowski's Objective Drama Research (Performance Studies)
by Lisa Wolford
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This is the first book to integrate practical description and theoretical analysis of the recent work of Jerzy Grotowski, the founder of Objective Drama and one of the most radical and dynamic theatre directors and performance theorists of the twentieth... (read more)

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Director's Voice : Twenty-one Interviews (88 Edition)
Director's Voice : Twenty-one Interviews (88 Edition)
by Arthur Bartow
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Foremost stage directors describe their working process: JoAnne Akalaitis, Arvin Brown, René Buch, Martha Clarke, Gordon Davidson, Robert Falls, Zelda Fichandler, Richard Foreman, Adrian Hall, John Hirsch, Mark Lamos, Marshall W. Mason, Des... (read more)

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Letters To George
Letters To George
by Max Stafford-clark
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Letters to George is a director's handbook of techniques written from inside the theatre; a brand new kind of rehearsal log.... (read more)

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Directing: A Miscellany
Directing: A Miscellany
by Simon Usher
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"Simon Usher is one of the most clear headed thinkers about theatre in this country. He taps onto a well of experience spanning four decades with grace and ferocious honesty. He writes with precision and wit and insight. There is no more essential book... (read more)

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British Playwrights, 1880-1956: A Research & Production Sourcebook
British Playwrights, 1880-1956: A Research & Production Sourcebook
by William W. Demastes
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From 1880 to 1956, when John Osborne transformed the British theater world with Look Back in Anger, British playwrights made numerous lasting contributions and provided a foundation for the innovations of dramatists during the latter half of the 20th... (read more)

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Directing - A Handbook for Emerging Theatre Directors (Backstage)
Directing - A Handbook for Emerging Theatre Directors (Backstage)
by Rob Swain
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The theatre director is one of the most critical roles in a successful drama company, yet there are no formal qualifications required for entry into this profession. This practical guide for emerging theatre directors answers all the key questions from... (read more)

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Producing Theatre: A Comprehensive Legal and Business Guide
Producing Theatre: A Comprehensive Legal and Business Guide
by Donald Farber
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Whether you are a theatrical entrepreneur, an investor, an attorney, or a student, and whether the production is on Broadway, off Broadway, Off Off Broadway, instock or repertory, the revised edition of this standard theatrical reference work tells you... (read more)

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Stanislavsky: A Life in Letters
Stanislavsky: A Life in Letters
by Laurence (edt) Senelick
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Constantin Stanislavsky was probably the most influential figure in theatrical acting in the 20th century, and strongly influenced American film as well. This book by a major scholar of Russian theatre combines letters from the Moscow Archives and... (read more)

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The back stage guide to stage management
The back stage guide to stage management
by Thomas Kelly
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From auditioning actors to running a rehearsal to calling the cues, all the tricks and techniques of performing one of theater's most essential roles are revealed in this eye-opening view of backstage life on Broadway.... (read more)

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On Directing: Interviews with Directors
On Directing: Interviews with Directors
by Gabriella Giannachi
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The profession of directing is barely a century old. On Directing considers the position of the director in theater and performance today. What is a director? How do they begin work on a play or performance? What methods are used in rehearsal? Is the... (read more)

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Robert Lepage, Connecting Flights: In Conversation with Remy Charest
Robert Lepage, Connecting Flights: In Conversation with Remy Charest
by Robert Lepage
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An intimate and probing meditation on theatre, the attributes of imperfect memory, the roots of inspiration, and the culture of our time, from the Canadian theatrical magician Robert Lepage. Lepage is the actor, director, and creator behind some of the... (read more)

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Applied Drama: The Gift of Theatre (Theatre and Performance Practices)
Applied Drama: The Gift of Theatre (Theatre and Performance Practices)
by Helen Nicholson
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Helen Nicholson examines the ways in which drama and theatre have been applied to different community and educational contexts. This new edition provides vivid examples of contemporary practice and explores how practitioners confront questions of... (read more)

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New Dramaturgy: International Perspectives on Theory and Practice
New Dramaturgy: International Perspectives on Theory and Practice
by Edited By Katalin Trencs
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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... (read more)

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Stage Fright, Animals, and Other Theatrical Problems (Theatre and Performance Theory)
Stage Fright, Animals, and Other Theatrical Problems (Theatre and Performance Theory)
by Nicholas Ridout
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A study into the things which go wrong on the theatre stage.... (read more)

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Theater Geek: The Real Life Drama of a Summer at Stagedoor Manor
Theater Geek: The Real Life Drama of a Summer at Stagedoor Manor
by Mickey Rapkin
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andlt;Bandgt;Bandlt;/Bandgt;efore there was andlt;Iandgt;Glee andlt;/Iandgt;or andlt;Iandgt;American Idol, andlt;/Iandgt;there was Stagedoor Manor, a theater camp in the Catskills where big-time Hollywood casting directors came to find the next... (read more)

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Re-Framing the Theatrical: Interdisciplinary Landscapes for Performance
Re-Framing the Theatrical: Interdisciplinary Landscapes for Performance
by Alison Oddey
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Alison Oddey takes us on a spectator's journey engaging with art forms that cross boundaries of categorization. She questions the role of the spectator and director, including interviews with Deborah Warner; the nature of art works and performance with... (read more)

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