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Chekhov

The Major Plays

by Anton Chekhov & Jean-Claude Van Itallie

(Applause Books). Despite the abundant variety of Chekhov translations available in bookstores and libraries, American directors and actors have sought out these versions by Jean-Claude van Itallie to make them the most often performed ...

ISBN: 9781476843124

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Classical Comedy - Greek and Roman

Six Plays

by Robert W. Corrigan

(Applause Books). Includes: Aristophanes: Lysistrata , translated by Donald Sutherland; The Birds , translated by Walter Kerr; Menander: The Grouch , translated by Sheila D'Atri; Plautus: The Menaechmi , translated by Palmer Bovie; The Haunted ...

ISBN: 9781476841908

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Close Reading without Readings

Essays on Shakespeare and Others

by Stephen Booth

<p>Dealing mainly with the works of William Shakespeare, the essays in <em>Close Readings without Readings</em> reflect Stephen Booth’s lifelong interest in uncovering the ways great literature works upon readers. As the book’s title suggests, ...

ISBN: 9781611478914

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Clues to Acting Shakespeare (Third Edition)

by Wesley Van Tassel

<p><strong>“A workhorse of a book! Beautifully conceived and executed. <em>Clues to Acting Shakespeare</em> is a no-brainer purchase for acting collections in all libraries.” —<em>Library Journal</em></strong><br /> <em>Clues to Acting ...

ISBN: 9781621536635

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Collaborative Stage Directing

A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment

by Jean Burgess

<p><em>Collaborative Stage Directing: A Guide to Creating and Managing a Positive Theatre Environment</em> focuses on the director’s collaboration with actors and the creative team, and the importance of communication and leadership skills to ...

ISBN: 9780429662706

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Commedia dell' Arte and the Mediterranean

Charting Journeys and Mapping 'Others'

by Erith Jaffe-Berg

<p>Drawing on published collections and also manuscripts from Mantuan archives, Commedia dell' arte and the Mediterranean locates commedia dell' arte as a performance form reflective of its cultural crucible in the Mediterranean. The study ...

ISBN: 9781317164012

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Committing Theatre

Theatre Radicalism and Political Intervention in Canada

by Alan Filewod

<p><em>Committing Theatre</em> offers the first full-length historical study of political intervention theatre and theatrical spectatorship in English Canada. Building on twenty years of research and engagement in the field, this book’s ...

ISBN: 9781926662800

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Community Performance

An Introduction

by Petra Kuppers

<p><em>Community Performance: An Introduction</em> is a comprehensive and accessible practice-based primer for students and practitioners of community arts, dance, and theatre, offering reflection on the ethical issues inherent to the field. It ...

ISBN: 9780429590030

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Confessions of a Repeat Offender

Musings on a Life Gone Right in Spite of Myself

by Phillip Giambri

<p>As collection of performances pieces featured in his stage act as The Ancient Mariner, Confessions of a Repeat Offender is a bare-knuckled, blisteringly eye-opening account of a man in search of himself. What it takes are the accounts of his ...

ISBN: 1230001995374

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Consider the Stars

A collection of sketches and lesson plans for the faith-based dramatist

by John Lindsay

Consider the Stars will not only be a delight to read, it will be a valued experience to be shared over and over again. Whether you make reading the seasonal stories a tradition or use its lessons to supplement your Bible study, church service ...

ISBN: 9781468574258

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Contemporary Theatre in Education

by Roger Wooster

Theatre in Education emerged in the mid-sixties as a unique hybrid of performance and child-centred learning. Contemporary Theatre in Education charts the creation and adaptation of this 'hybrid' through the Is it possible for the hybrid to ...

ISBN: 9781841509846

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Corsets and Crinolines

by Norah Waugh

<p>In this classic book, Norah Waugh explores the changing shapes of women’s dress from the 1500s to the 1920s. Simple laced bodices became corsets of cane, whalebone and steel, while padding at shoulders and hips gave way to the structures of ...

ISBN: 9781351683203

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Costume Craftwork on a Budget

Clothing, 3-D Makeup, Wigs, Millinery & Accessories

by Tan Huaixiang

<p><em>Costume Craftwork on a Budget</em> demonstrates how to use inexpensive materials to create durable costumes and props in a short amount of time. Fully illustrated step-by-step instructions teach readers how to use 3-D makeup and create ...

ISBN: 9781315450025

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Courtesans and Cuckolds

A Glossary of Renaissance Dramatic Bawdy

by James T. Henke

<p>This title, first published in 1979, is a glossary of the bawdy vocabulary that was used in Renaissance Drama. One of the primary functions of this gloss of literary bawdy is to interpret imaginative uses of the language rather than simply ...

ISBN: 9781351848381

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Creating the Character Costume

Tools, Tips, and Talks with Top Costumers and Cosplayers

by Cheralyn Lambeth

<p>Many beginning and hobbyist costumers believe that professional costume/prop builders have unlimited and specialized resources with which to ply their craft. Actually, the pros create things in much the same way that hobbyists do, working as ...

ISBN: 9781317597957

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DAH Theatre

A Sourcebook

by Elizabeth Carlin-Metz, Beth Cleary, Leigh Clemons & others

<p><em>DAH Theatre: A Sourcebook</em> is a collection of essays about the work of one of the most successful and innovative performance groups in contemporary history. With a direct line of descent from Jerzy Grotowski and Eugenio Barba, DAH ...

ISBN: 9781498527156

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Dan O'Brien: Plays One

by Dan O'Brien

<p>The first collection from the multi-award-winning American poet and playwright Dan O’Brien.</p> <p>The Body of an American (2M) Two actors embody more than thirty roles in an exhilarating new form of documentary theatre, against a backdrop ...

ISBN: 9781786821751

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Dance Analysis - Technique within contemporary dance

Has Hofesh Shechter created a new technique within contemporary dance today

by Kathryn Hughes

<p>Bachelor Thesis from the year 2011 in the subject Theater Studies, Dance, grade: 1st, University Of Wales Institute, Cardiff, course: BA (Hons) Dance, language: English, abstract: This study investigates, through a detailed movement analysis ...

ISBN: 9783656354376

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Dance and Gender

An Evidence-Based Approach

by Wendy Oliver & Doug Risner

<p>Driven by exacting methods and hard data, this volume reveals gender dynamics within the dance world in the twenty-first century. It provides concrete evidence about how gender impacts the daily lives of dancers, choreographers, directors, ...

ISBN: 9780813063454

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Dancing Queen

Marie de Médicis' Ballets at the Court of Henri IV

by Melinda Gough

<p>Under glittering lights in the Louvre palace, the French court ballets danced by Queen Marie de Médicis prior to Henri IV’s assassination in 1610 attracted thousands of spectators ranging from pickpockets to ambassadors from across Europe. ...

ISBN: 9781487518479

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