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In Contact With the Gods? : Directors Talk Theatre (96 Edition)
In Contact With the Gods? : Directors Talk Theatre (96 Edition)
by M. Delgado
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Rarely has the private world of the director in the rehearsal room been so frankly and entertainingly opened. In addition to the art and craft of directing, they discuss: multiculturalism; the 'classical' repertoire; theatre companies and institutions... (read more)

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Essential Theatre (10TH 11 - Old Edition)
Essential Theatre (10TH 11 - Old Edition)
by Oscar G. Brockett
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Whether you are a theatre major looking forward to a career in the arts, or a non major interested in an overview to help you better appreciate theatre as an audience member, THE ESSENTIAL THEATRE is a welcome and helpful resource. Written by highly... (read more)

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Everything About Theatre! (96 Edition)
Everything About Theatre! (96 Edition)
by Robert L. Lee
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It's all here in one book--a complete overview of all aspects of theatre! The history, the crafts and the art of the stage are presented in eighteen easy-to-learn units. Theatre history in four parts gives the text an orderly structure. Between each part... (read more)

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Essential Theatre (9TH 08 - Old Edition)
Essential Theatre (9TH 08 - Old Edition)
by Oscar G. Brockett
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The Tenth Edition of THE ESSENTIAL THEATRE will inspire readers to become excited about theatre. The combined authorship of an authoritative theatre historian and his former student, an active theatre historian himself, provide an excellent understanding... (read more)

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Raisin in the Sun (88 Edition)
Raisin in the Sun (88 Edition)
by Lorraine Hansberry
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When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new... (read more)

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Stage Management (10TH 13 Edition)
Stage Management (10TH 13 Edition)
by Lawrence Stern
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Updated in its 10th edition, Stage Management offers readers a practical manual on how to stage manage in all theatre environments. Revered as the authoritative resource for stage management, this text is rich with practical resources, including... (read more)

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Theater : the Lively Art -text Only (5TH 05 - Old Edition)
Theater : the Lively Art -text Only (5TH 05 - Old Edition)
by Edwin Wilson
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Created for Theater Appreciation courses that cover both history and elements, Theater: The Lively Art, 6/e remains a comprehensive introductory theater text: an introduction to the audiences experience of theater, an investigation of the elements of... (read more)

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Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (08 Edition)
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (08 Edition)
by August Wilson
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In a jazz-era Chicago recording studio, musicians await the great blues diva.... (read more)

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Musical : a Look At American Musical Theater (Rev 95 Edition)
Musical : a Look At American Musical Theater (Rev 95 Edition)
by Richard Kislan
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This revised and expanded edition of Kislan's acclaimed study of America's musical theater includes a new section on "Recent Musical Theater: Issues and Problems."... (read more)

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Theatre, Brief Version (8TH 08 - Old Edition)
Theatre, Brief Version (8TH 08 - Old Edition)
by Robert Cohen
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This lively introduction to theatre offers equal measures of appreciation of theatrical arts and descriptions of the collaborative theatrical crafts. The author's enthusiasm for and knowledge of the current theatre, highlighted by contemporary production... (read more)

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Fundamentals of Play Directing
Fundamentals of Play Directing
by Alexander Dean
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This thorough, detailed introduction to modern stage directing focuses on fundamentals, with an emphasis on the director's interaction with actors. The material is organized in a clear, step-by-step teaching format, from explanations to demonstrations... (read more)

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Stages of Drama : Classical To Contemporary Theater (5TH 03 Edition)
Stages of Drama : Classical To Contemporary Theater (5TH 03 Edition)
by Carl H. Klaus
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With a distinctive emphasis on performance and a comprehensive selection of classic and contemporary plays — Stages of Drama truly engages students by presenting plays not only as texts on the page, but also as works that come to life on the... (read more)

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Re : Direction : a Theoretical and Practical Guide (02 Edition)
Re : Direction : a Theoretical and Practical Guide (02 Edition)
by Rebecca Schneider
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The most comprehensive and wide-ranging sourcebook on the role of the theatre director ever devised "Re: Direction" is an extraordinary resource for practitioners and students of directing. It provides a collection of ground-breaking interviews, primary... (read more)

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A Short Introduction to the Ancient Greek Theater
A Short Introduction to the Ancient Greek Theater
by Graham Ley
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Contemporary productions on stage and film, and the development of theater studies, continue to draw new audiences to ancient Greek drama. With observations on all aspects of performance, this volume fills their need for a clear, concise account of what... (read more)

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The Art of Theatre: A Concise Introduction
The Art of Theatre: A Concise Introduction
by William Missouri Downs
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This invigorating new introductory text makes timely and relevant connections between theatre and the familiar world of Hollywood television and film to help students understand how the living art of theatre relates to, predates, and influences the... (read more)

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Play Directing: Analysis, Communication, and Style (7TH 10 Edition)
Play Directing: Analysis, Communication, and Style (7TH 10 Edition)
by Francis Hodge
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Play Directing describes the various roles a director plays, from selection and analysis of the play to working with actors and designers to bring it to life.  The authors emphasize that the role of the director is that of an artist-leader working... (read more)

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Between Theater and Anthropology
Between Theater and Anthropology
by Richard Schechner
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In performances by Euro-Americans, Afro-Americans, Native Americans, and Asians, Richard Schechner has examined carefully the details of performative behavior and has developed models of the performance process useful not only to persons in the arts but... (read more)

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The World of Theatre: Tradition and Innovation
The World of Theatre: Tradition and Innovation
by Mira Felner
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The World of Theatre is the first introduction to theatre book to truly focus on diversity and globalism, integrating coverage of multicultural, international and experimental theatre throughout. Theatre is presented as a global and multicultural form... (read more)

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Raising Cain : Blackface Performance From Jim Crow To Hip Hop (98 Edition)
Raising Cain : Blackface Performance From Jim Crow To Hip Hop (98 Edition)
by W. T. Lhamon, Jr.
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A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of... (read more)

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Directing a Play
Directing a Play
by Michael Mccaffery
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This highly successful series has been thoroughly revised and updated. It is indispensable to all who wish to develop their theatre skills. Each volume contains: creative ideas, practical advice on time management, successful budgeting and team work.... (read more)

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