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On Directing Film
On Directing Film
by David Mamet
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Calling on his unique perspective as playwright, screenwriter, and director of his own critically acclaimed movies, House of Games and Things Change, David Mamet illuminates how a film comes to be. He looks at every aspect of directing—from script... (read more)

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Impro for Storytellers (Theatre Arts)
Impro for Storytellers (Theatre Arts)
by Keith Johnstone
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"Impro for Storytellers" is the follow-up to Keith Johnstone's classic "Impro," one of the best-selling books ever published on improvisation. In this book, Johnstone takes a further decade of experience as a teacher and coach and explores how an... (read more)

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Paper Canoe : Guide To Theatre Anthropology (95 Edition)
Paper Canoe : Guide To Theatre Anthropology (95 Edition)
by Eugenio Barba
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Eugenio Barba, director, theorist and founder of the Odin Teatret, is today one of the major points of reference for contemporary experimental theater. In "The Paper Canoe"--translated here into English for the first time--Eugenio Barba explores the"pre... (read more)

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Love and Theft: Blackface Minstrelsy and the American Working Class (Race and American Culture)
Love and Theft: Blackface Minstrelsy and the American Working Class (Race and American Culture)
by Eric Lott
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For over two centuries, America has celebrated the very black culture it attempts to control and repress, and nowhere is this phenomenon more apparent than in the strange practice of blackface performance. Born of extreme racial and class conflicts, the... (read more)

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Costume Designer's Handbook: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Professional Costume Designers
Costume Designer's Handbook: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Professional Costume Designers
by Rosemary Ingham
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Newly revised and updated, The Costume Designer's Handbook is now more comprehensive than ever and is the backbone of any costume designer's library since its original publication in 1983. Features of this new edition include: a foreword by Arvin Brown... (read more)

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Living Theatre (6TH 12 Edition)
Living Theatre (6TH 12 Edition)
by Edwin Wilson
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Living Theatre: History of Theatre conveys the excitement and variety of theatre throughout time, as well as the dynamic ways in which our interpretation of theatre history is informed by contemporary scholarship.This edition opens with a new first... (read more)

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Stage Manager (00 Edition)
Stage Manager (00 Edition)
by Larry Fazio
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All aspects of the craft of stage management is presented to the reader, as this guide offers an extensive discussion of what makes a good stage manager. Readers are taken through each phase of a production, from getting hired, to auditions and... (read more)

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Modern & Contemporary Drama
Modern & Contemporary Drama
by Miriam Gilbert
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This anthology offers a collection of 28 outstanding modern and contemporary plays. Introductions to each period and dramatist along with photographs and reviews give students a sense of how the plays are staged and witnessed.... (read more)

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The Art of Governance: Boards in the Performing Arts
The Art of Governance: Boards in the Performing Arts
by Nancy Roche
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The Art of Governance is an essential guide for trustees in the performing arts and for the artists, managers, and community leaders who work with them. This book provides the larger context in which trustees govern—the art, artists, history... (read more)

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A Source Book in Theatrical History
A Source Book in Theatrical History
by Alois Maria Nagler
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"An indispensable complement to the study of the drama." — Educational Theatre Journal. A rich resource for students of theater and theater historians, this volume features an annotated collection of more than 300 unusually interesting and... (read more)

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Character Costume Figure Drawing: Step-By-Step Drawing Methods for Theatre Costume Designers
Character Costume Figure Drawing: Step-By-Step Drawing Methods for Theatre Costume Designers
by Tan Huaixiang
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Character Costume Figure Drawing will develop your drawing skills to improve your renderings. Not only is this book gorgeous and inspirational, but these comprehensive visual images carefully illustrate--step-by-step--how to successfully render dynamic... (read more)

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Drafting for the Theatre
Drafting for the Theatre
by Dennis Dorn
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In this newly revised second edition, veteran stage designers and technical directors Dennis Dorn and Mark Shanda introduce industry-standard drafting and designing practices with step-by-step discussions, illustrations, worksheets, and problems to help... (read more)

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The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management: Traditional and New Methods for Running a Show from First Rehearsal to Last Performance
The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management: Traditional and New Methods for Running a Show from First Rehearsal to Last Performance
by Thomas A Kelly
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This widely used manual for stage managers has been revised to include new methods that employ computers and spread-sheet software, automation in the theater, and contemporary event managing. Whether you work in the amateur, educational, or professional... (read more)

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Prop Builder's Molding and Casting Handbook (89 Edition)
Prop Builder's Molding and Casting Handbook (89 Edition)
by Thurston James
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The Prop Builder's Molding & Casting Handbook This is the first book to contain, in one comprehensive volume, every molding and casting procedure of use to the theater props builder (no matter what his or her level or proficiency). The author... (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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Theatre / Theory / Theatre : Major Critical Texts (00 Edition)
Theatre / Theory / Theatre : Major Critical Texts (00 Edition)
by Daniel Gerould
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Available for the First Time in Paperback! From Aristotle's Poetics to Vaclav Havel, the debate about the nature and function of theatre has been marked by controversy. Daniel Gerould's landmark work, Theatre/Theory/Theatre, collects history's most... (read more)

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Art of Theatre: Then and Now (3RD 13 Edition)
Art of Theatre: Then and Now (3RD 13 Edition)
by William Missouri Downs
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THE ART OF THEATRE: THEN AND NOW, Third Edition, explores issues of cultural diversity and creativity, presents a full day-in-the-life of theatre, and offers comprehensive coverage of theatre history. The authors make timely and relevant connections... (read more)

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Broadway Musicals: Show by Show: Sixth Edition (Broadway Musicals Show by Show)
Broadway Musicals: Show by Show: Sixth Edition (Broadway Musicals Show by Show)
by Stanley Green
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The most comprehensive and widely used Broadway reference book has been expanded and updated to include nearly 400 of the most important and memorable productions of the American musical theatre, including revivals. Chronologically arranged beginning... (read more)

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An Actor Prepares
An Actor Prepares
by Consta Stanislavski
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Stanislavski's simple exercises fire the imagination, and help readers not only discover their own conception of reality but how to reproduce it as well.... (read more)

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Stage Management Forms & Formats: A Collection of Over 100 Forms Ready to Use
Stage Management Forms & Formats: A Collection of Over 100 Forms Ready to Use
by Barbara Dilker
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Designed to provide a head-start on the task of organizing and recording production information, "State Management Forms & Formats" contains 112 full-size, blank forms which can be used in the book or removed and added to a separate production log... (read more)

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