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BROADWAY MUSICALS, SHOW BY SHOW

Written by Ginell, Cary
This updated edition of one of the bestselling and comprehensive Broadway reference books, first published in 1985, has been expanded to include many of the most important and memorable productions of American musical theater, including revivals.
September 1, 2019 | Paperback | Applause Books | 544 Pages |
$27.95
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PHANTOM OF THE OPERA: BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE PALAIS GARNIER

The Phantom of the Opera: Behind the Scenes at the Palais Garnier is a full authorized and official celebration of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's groundbreaking musical. All aspects of The Phantom of the Opera are explored here, from the beautiful music and meaningful lyrics through stunning sets and colorful costumes, to the setting of the 19th century Paris and the Opera Garnier.
November 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Applause Books | 192 Pages |
$40.00

SHOWSTOPPERS!: THE SURPRISING BACKSTAGE STORIES OF BROADWAY'S MOST REMARKABLE SONGS

Written by Nachman, Gerald
Showstoppers! is all about Broadway musicals most memorable numbers why they were so effective, how they were created, and why they still resonate.
November 1, 2016 | PB | Chicago Review Press |
$19.99
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SHAKESPEARE: INVENTION OF THE HUMAN

Written by Bloom, Harold
"The indispensable critic on the indispensable writer." -Geoffrey O'Brien, New York Review of Books
September 1, 1999 | Paperback | Riverhead Books |
$28.00
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BRECHT ON THEATRE: THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN AESTHETIC

Written by Brecht, Bertolt
Selections from the celebrated German playwright's writings on the nature and direction of twentieth-century drama
January 1, 1964 | Paperback | Hill & Wang | 352 Pages |
$16.95

TYRANT

Written by Greenblatt, Stephen
World-renowned Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt explores the playwright's insight into bad (and often mad) rulers.
May 8, 2018 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 224 Pages |
$21.95

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

Written by Dunne, Will
The publication of The Dramatic Writer's Companion in 2009 cemented Will Dunne's reputation as a master teacher of playwrights, screenwriters, and anyone working on dramatic scripts. Divided into three major sections on character, scene, and story, the book consists of more than 60 exercises to help writers zero in on and solve specific problems in their scripts.
October 4, 2017 | Paperback | University of Chicago Press |
$20.00

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 Federman, Rachel
This book showcases a lesser-known aspect of Maurice Sendak's oeuvre--his set designs for operas and ballets.
June 17, 2019 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 208 Pages |
$40.00

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