Theater

ACTOR'S CAREER BIBLE: AUDITIONING, NETWORKING, SURVIVAL AND SUCCESS

Written by Ostlere, Rob
The Actor's Career Bible offers a practical guide to the business side of acting for recent graduates, young actors and experienced professionals looking to reinvigorate their careers in an industry famous for its high levels of competition. This unique book reveals the strategies used by actors to navigate their way through the acting industry.
March 21, 2019 | Paperback | Methuen Drama | 232 Pages |
$26.95

TYRANT: SHAKESPEARE ON POLITICS

Examining the psyche--and psychoses--of the likes of Richard III, Macbeth, Lear, and Coriolanus, Greenblatt illuminates the ways in which William Shakespeare delved into the lust for absolute power and the disasters visited upon the societies over which these characters rule.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$13.95

DRAWING THE CURTAIN: MAURICE SENDAK'S DESIGNS FOR OPERA AND BALLET

Written by Liam Doona
This book showcases a lesser-known aspect of Maurice Sendak's oeuvre--his set designs for operas and ballets.
June 4, 2019 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 208 Pages |
$40.00

CLEOPATRA: I AM FIRE AND AIR

From Harold Bloom, one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time, comes an intimate, wise, deeply compelling portrait of Cleopatra--one of the Bard's most riveting and memorable female characters--in "a masterfully perceptive reading of this seductive play's endless wonders" (Kirkus Reviews). Cleopatra is one of the most famous women in history--and thanks to Shakes
October 1, 2018 | Paperback |
$16.00

IAGO: THE STRATEGIES OF EVIL

From one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time, Harold Bloom presents Othello's Iago, perhaps the Bard's most compelling villain--the fourth in a series of five short books about the great playwright's most significant personalities. In all of literature, few antagonists have displayed the ruthless cunning and unscrupulous deceit of Iago, the antagonist to Othello.
May 1, 2018 | Hardcover |
$24.00

PLACE FOR US: "WEST SIDE STORY" AND NEW YORK

From its Broadway debut to the Oscar-winning film to countless amateur productions, West Side Story is nothing less than an American touchstone--an updating of Shakespeare vividly realized in a rapidly changing postwar New York. That vision of postwar New York is at the heart of Julia L. Foulkes's A Place for Us.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$30.00

SHAKESPEARE ON PAGE AND STAGE: SELECTED ESSAYS

This volume presents a winning selection of the very best essays from the long and distinguished career of Stanley Wells, one of the most well-known and respected Shakespeare scholars in the world.
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$29.95

BLUE MAN WORLD

The first-ever Blue Man Group book, published on the occasion of their 25th anniversary. As entertaining and hilarious as the show itself, Blue Man World reveals everything you ever wanted to know about the Blue Men, but couldn't get them to tell you.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$24.99

TECHNICAL THEATER FOR NONTECHNICAL PEOPLE

Technical Theater for Nontechnical People helps actors, directors, stage managers, producers, and event planners understand every aspect of technical theater--from scenery, lighting, and sound to props, costumes, and stage management.
November 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$19.99

NEIL SIMON'S MEMOIRS

The complete memoirs of playwright Neil Simon--the author of such iconic works as Lost in Yonkers, The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues, and The Goodbye Girl--now with a new introduction and afterword.
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$35.00

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