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COMEDIES

Written by Walser, Robert
Few writers have ever experienced such a steady rise in their reputation and public profile as Swiss writer Robert Walser (1878-1956) has seen in recent years. As more of his previously little known work has been translated into English, readers have discovered a unique writer whose off-kilter sensibility and innovations in form are perfectly suited to our fragmented, distracted, bewildered era.
November 15, 2017 | Paperback | Seagull Books | 224 Pages |
$24.50

DRAMATIC WRITER'S COMPANION, SECOND EDITION: TOOLS TO DEVELOP CHARACTERS, CAUSE SCENES, AND BUILD STORIES

Written by Dunne, Will
In just eight years, The Dramatic Writer's Companion has become a classic among playwrights and screenwriters. Thousands have used its self-contained character, scene, and story exercises to spark creativity, hone their writing, and improve their scripts.
October 2, 2017 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press | 352 Pages |
$20.00
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ELLEN STEWART PRESENTS: FIFTY YEARS OF LA MAMA EXPERIMENTAL THEATRE

Written by Rosenthal, Cindy
Ellen Stewart (1919-2011) was the single most important figure in the history of American avant-garde theater and performance art. Founder of La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, Stewart was responsible for a staggering array of productions and for fostering the early work of directors, playwrights, actors, composers, and performance artists.
October 28, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Michigan Press | 208 Pages |
$45.00
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NEIL SIMON'S MEMOIRS

Written by Simon, Neil
The complete memoirs of Neil Simon, the greatest--and most successful--American playwright of all time, the author of such iconic works as Lost in Yonkers, The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues, and The Goodbye Girl, now with an insightful Introduction by Nathan Lane.
December 12, 2017 | Paperback | Simon & Schuster | 672 Pages |
$20.00
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CLEOPATRA: I AM FIRE AND AIR

Written by Bloom, Harold
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. Cleopatra is one of the most famous women in history--and thanks to Shakespeare, one of the most intriguing personalities in literature.
October 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Scribner Book Company | 160 Pages |
$24.00
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BOOK OF BROADWAY: THE DEFINITIVE PLAYS AND MUSICALS

Written by Grode, Eric
The Book of Broadway is a celebratory, gorgeous tome dedicated to what is arguably the quintessential American art form: the Broadway show.
June 1, 2017 | Hardcover | Voyageur Press (MN) |
$50.00
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BALANCING ACTS: BEHIND THE SCENES AT LONDON'S NATIONAL THEATRE

Written by Hytner, Nicholas
From the Tony Award and Laurence Olivier Award-winning former director of London's National Theatre--this is a fascinating, candid, eloquent memoir about his career directing theater, producing films and opera, and working closely with some of the world's most celebrated actors. The list of Nicholas Hytner's accomplishments is long and distinguished: as Artistic Director of London's Nat
November 14, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$28.95

HAMLET GLOBE TO GLOBE: TWO YEARS, 193,000 MILES, 197 COUNTRIES, ONE PLAY

Written by Dromgoole, Dominic
Two years, 190,000 miles, 197 countries, one play. For the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth the Globe Theatre in London undertook an unparalleled journey to share Hamlet with the entire world.
April 26, 2017 | Hardcover | Grove Press |
$27.00
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WHAT PLAYWRIGHTS TALK ABOUT WHEN THEY TALK ABOUT WRITING

Written by Sweet, Jeffrey
The art and craft of playwriting as explored in candid conversations with some of the most important contemporary dramatists
February 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$30.00

WALK THROUGH WALLS SIGNED AND NUMBERED COLLECTOR'S EDITION

Written by Abramovic, Marina
Limited to 1,970 copies in print, numbered and signed by the author and legendary artist Marina Abramović. - Lavish packaging: Encased in a bright red slipcase with die-cut holes, this deluxe edition makes for a chic and artistic literary presentation
November 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Crown Archetype | 384 Pages |
$125.00

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