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Stagecraft Fundamentals (2ND 13 Edition)
Stagecraft Fundamentals (2ND 13 Edition)
by Rita Kogler Carver
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Stagecraft Fundamentals Second Edition tackles every aspect of theatre production with Emmy Award-winning author Rita Kogler Carver s signature witty and engaging voice. The history of stagecraft, safety precautions, lighting, costumes, scenery, career... (read more)

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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 (edt) 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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Shakespeare's Plays in Performance
Shakespeare's Plays in Performance
by John Russell Brown
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Lucidly and forcibly demonstrates just how much play is in Shakespeare's text and how the language is awakened, colored, emphasized, and sensualized in performance.... (read more)

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Directing: A Miscellany
Directing: A Miscellany
by Simon Usher
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Directing: A Miscellany is about survival: how to remain creative in good times and bad; how to remain alive as a director in any circumstance. Commenting extensively on the process of acting, Shakespeare and the classics, working with writers and... (read more)

Available September 2014
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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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The Loveliest Woman in America: A Tragic Actress, Her Lost Diaries, and Her Granddaughter's Search for Home
The Loveliest Woman in America: A Tragic Actress, Her Lost Diaries, and Her Granddaughter's Search for Home
by Bibi Gaston
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In 1927, at the age of twenty-three, Rosamond Pinchot was hailed as "The Loveliest Woman in America." At thirty-three, in a sudden, shocking, and highly public act, Rosamond took her own life, setting in motion generations of confusion in the family she... (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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Stanislavsky in Focus
Stanislavsky in Focus
by Sharon M. Carnicke
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The author takes advantage of new primary materials that have broken through strict censorship, to dispel the prevailing myths about Stanislavsky and his Method. By examining the history behind the lore and spotlighting the premises of the System, this... (read more)

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Directing for the Stage: A Workshop Guide of Creative Exercises and Projects
Directing for the Stage: A Workshop Guide of Creative Exercises and Projects
by Terry John Converse
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The forty-two exercises detailed in this comprehensive guide provide both the instructor and the student a "user-friendly" workshop structure. It may be used for both beginning and advanced courses of Directing for Theatre. The basic concepts of... (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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Directors/Directing: Conversations on Theatre
Directors/Directing: Conversations on Theatre
by Maria Shevtsova
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Insightful, in-depth and evocative, this is a collection of conversations with nine of the most innovative theatre directors of our time in Europe and North America: Eugenio Barba Lev Dodin Declan Donnellan Elizabeth LeCompte Robert LePage Simon McBurney... (read more)

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