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10-Minute Plays for Kids
10-Minute Plays for Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 1495053393
(Applause Acting Series). In 10-Minute Plays for Kids , young thespians will find terrific plays by some of our most prominent playwrights such as Sharyn Rothstein, Alex Broun, Jenny Lyn Bader, Claudia I. Haas, and Mark Harvey Levine, and by others less well known but equally terrific such as Sharai Bohannon, Suzanne Bailie, and Shirley King. The characters and situations portrayed are perfect for the kid actor. Some of the plays explore relatable tales of friendship and family, while others allow the actors to take on the personas of nonhuman characters, such as fish and chess pieces! 10-Minute Plays for Kids is ideal for theater students, youth groups, and acting classes.
The School of Music
The School of Music
Hardcover      ISBN: 1847808611
Introduces aspiring musicians to different instruments and genres of music, and provides an overview of music theory.
Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring
Ballet for Martha
Making Appalachian Spring
School & Library      ISBN: 1596433388
Martha Graham : trailblazing choreographer Aaron Copland : distinguished American composer Isamu Noguchi : artist, sculptor, craftsman Award-winning authors Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan tell the story behind the scenes of the collaboration that created APPALACHIAN SPRING, from its inception through the score’s composition to Martha’s intense rehearsal process. The authors’ collaborator is two-time Sibert Honor winner Brian Floca, whose vivid watercolors bring both the process and the performance to life.
Dan Zanes' House Party!: A Family Roots Music Treasury
Dan Zanes' House Party!
A Family Roots Music Treasury
Paperback      ISBN: 0760362017
Frank O. Gehry: Outside in
Frank O. Gehry
Outside in
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789426773
From the Guggenheim Bilbao to the "Fred and Ginger" building in Prague, an architect's dynamic and sometimes startling work is profiled in an accessible and inspiring biography for young readers. By the authors of Chuck Close, Up Close. 15,000 first printing.
Tell Me a Picture: Adventures in Looking at Art
Tell Me a Picture
Adventures in Looking at Art
School & Library      ISBN: 1847806422
Provides guidance to young readers for studying paintings and illustrations from the National Gallery in London to find the story within each.
Hardcover      ISBN: 1623260205
A large-format reissue of the 1962 classic celebrating the importance of books combines vintage illustrations and sumptuous typography that celebrate the unlimited world of language, stories and imagination that children can discover through reading.
Captured in Miniature: Mughal Lives Through Mughal Art
Captured in Miniature
Mughal Lives Through Mughal Art
Hardcover      ISBN: 0944142613
Introduces the art of miniature painting as practiced by the artists who illustrated books for the Mogul court, and shows how their paintings of rulers, nature, clothing, their work, and other subjects reveals life in the Mogul Empire.
If Da Vinci Painted a Dinosaur
If Da Vinci Painted a Dinosaur
Hardcover      ISBN: 0884486672
A new kid-friendly tour of art history from the Newbolds
Andrew Wyeth
Andrew Wyeth
Hardcover      ISBN: 0810939568
Examines the life and work of the popular American artist, and describes the major themes in his paintings