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THIS IS NOT MY MEMOIR

Written by London, Todd
The autobiography-of-sorts of André Gregory, an iconic figure in American theater and the star of My Dinner with André
November 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 224 Pages |
$27.00
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GREAT WHITE WAY: RACE AND THE BROADWAY MUSICAL (SECOND EDITION, NEW)

Written by Hoffman, Warren
Broadway musicals are one of America's most beloved art forms and play to millions of people each year. But what do these shows, which are often thought to be just frothy entertainment, really have to say about our country and who we are as a nation?
February 14, 2020 | Paperback | Rutgers University Press | 302 Pages |
$29.95
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PLAYING BY EAR: REFLECTIONS ON SOUND AND MUSIC

Written by Brook, Peter
In this collection of essays, legendary theatre director Peter Brook reflects on the role of music in theatre and performance and revisits some of the best-known productions from his long and distinguished career, including Titus Andronicus, Don Giovanni, The Magic Flute, and The Prisoner.
May 26, 2020 | Paperback | Theatre Communications Group | 80 Pages |
$15.95
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MACBETH IN HARLEM: BLACK THEATER IN AMERICA FROM THE BEGINNING TO RAISIN IN THE SUN

Written by Mason, Clifford
In 1936, Orson Welles directed a celebrated all-black production of Macbeth that was hailed as a breakthrough for African Americans in the theater.
June 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Rutgers University Press | 246 Pages |
$32.95
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EVER AFTER: FORTY YEARS OF MUSICAL THEATER AND BEYOND, 1977-2019

Written by Singer, Barry
Narrated by Barry Singer--one of contemporary musical theater's most authoritative chroniclers--Ever After was originally published in 2003 as a history of the previous twenty-five years in musical theater, on and off Broadway. This new, second edition extends the narrative, taking readers from 2004 to the present.
August 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Applause Books | 560 Pages |
$35.00
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JOHN HALL, MASTER OF PHYSICKE: A CASEBOOK FROM SHAKESPEARE'S STRATFORD

Written by Wells, Greg
This is the first complete edition and English translation of John Hall's Little Book of Cures, a fascinating medical casebook composed in Latin around 1634-5. John Hall (1575-1635) was Shakespeare's son-in-law (Hall married Susanna Shakespeare in 1607), and based his medical practice in Stratford-upon-Avon.
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Manchester University Press | 248 Pages |
$25.50
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THIS IS SHAKESPEARE

Written by Smith, Emma
An electrifying new study that investigates the challenges of the Bard's inconsistencies and flaws, and focuses on revealing--not resolving--the ambiguities of the plays and their changing topicality
March 31, 2020 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 368 Pages |
$28.95
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SHAKESPEARE FOR EVERY DAY OF THE YEAR

A magnificent collection of 365 passages from Shakespeare's works, for the Shakespeare scholar and neophyte alike. Make Shakespeare a part of your daily routine with Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year, a yearlong collection of passages from Shakespeare's greatest works.
October 13, 2020 | Hardcover | Penguin Books | 608 Pages |
$30.00
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SHAKESPEARE IN A DIVIDED AMERICA: WHAT HIS PLAYS TELL US ABOUT OUR PAST AND FUTURE

Written by Shapiro, James
From leading scholar James Shapiro, a timely exploration of what Shakespeare's plays reveal about our divided land, from Revolutionary times to the present day The plays of William Shakespeare are rare common ground in the United States. They are read at school by almost every student, staged in theaters across the land, and long valued by conservatives and liberals alike.
March 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 320 Pages |
$27.00
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HAMILTON: PORTRAITS OF THE REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM "THE ROOM WHERE IT HAPPENED"

Written by Lehrer, Josh
The photographer Josh Lehrer's up-close-and-personal document of the evolution, and revolution, that is Hamilton: An American Musical. Only the second official book, Hamilton: Portraits of the Revolution invites Hamilfans to experience the award-winning show in a brand-new and intimate way through more than 100 portraits of the cast, including Lin-Manuel Miranda (Alexander
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Universe Publishing(NY) |
$35.00

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