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Tori Amos: All These Years : The Authorized Illustrated Biography
Tori Amos
All These Years : The Authorized Illustrated Biography
Paperback      ISBN: 0825614481
The Stage Management Handbook
The Stage Management Handbook
Paperback      ISBN: 1558702350
Offers advice, for both professional and amateur stage managers, on putting on a show, discussing its three phases, and includes information on the organizational structure of theaters and how to manage human behavior
Jacob Adler: A Life on the Stage
Jacob Adler
A Life on the Stage
Paperback      ISBN: 155783458x
Jacob Adler, with his performances in the Yiddish KING LEAR, URIEL ACOSTA and Shylock in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, became first a megastar of the exploding Yiddish theatre, and then all of Broadway. His memoirs, originally written and published in Yiddish and now translated (by his granddaughter) into English for the first time provides not only a compelling portrait of one of America's greatest actors but a fascinating social history of his time.
First You Sit on the Floor: A Guide to Developing a Youth Theatre Troupe
First You Sit on the Floor
A Guide to Developing a Youth Theatre Troupe
Paperback      ISBN: 0325004587
Author/teacher Michael Burns knows from experience how to develop new original theatre pieces on topics that matter to todays kids, from substance abuse, teen sexuality, and violence prevention to respect for the differently abled.
Art of Dramatic Writing
Art of Dramatic Writing
Paperback      ISBN: 0671213326
The author offers an approach to playwriting based on the natural law of dialectics
Childsplay: A Collection of Scenes and Monologues for Children
A Collection of Scenes and Monologues for Children
Paperback      ISBN: 0879101881
A selection from over fifty sources including published and unpublished plays, blockbuster movie hits, independent films, foreign films, teleplays, poetry, and diaries.
Bowie: Loving the Alien
Loving the Alien
Paperback      ISBN: 0306808544
"Based on interviews with family members, colleagues, lovers, and the previously silent William Burroughs, this unsparing yet evenhanded biography guides the reader through the many personas, crises, a"
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743235819
Hundred of full-color and black-and-white photographs spanning his career from the early days of the Beatles and beyond celebrate the life and career of the late rock star and honor Harrison's contributions to the world of popular music. 50,000 first printing.
A Companion to Shakespeare
A Companion to Shakespeare
Paperback      ISBN: 0631218785
This Companion to Shakespeare is an indispensable book for students and teachers of Shakespeare, indeed for anyone with an interest in his plays.
Writing in Restaurants
Writing in Restaurants
Paperback      ISBN: 0140089810
The playwright writes about himself, the theater, acting, movies, poker playing, middle-class fashion, advertising, and other topics