Theater

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EVER AFTER: FORTY YEARS OF MUSICAL THEATER AND BEYOND, 1977-2019

Written by Singer, Barry
Ever After remains far more than a detailed show-by-show history. With nearly one hundred first-person interviews, it is also a definitive behind-the-scenes account of how those shows were made. Singer invites the people who created the last forty years of musical theater on and off Broadway to tell their own stories.
April 15, 2021 | Hardcover | Applause Books | 400 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 |
$30.00
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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.
November 24, 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

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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ACTOR AND THE TEXT

Written by Berry, Cicely
These words of Cicely Berry, the voice director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, speak to anyone who needs to speak his or her piece - in any arena, at sales meetings or religious revivals. Berry's book will insure that the speaker and the text gets heard - accurately and with true emotional range.
February 1, 2000 | Paperback | Applause Books | 304 Pages |
$22.99
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LECTURES ON SHAKESPEARE

Written by Auden, W H
From one of the great modern writers, the acclaimed lectures in which he draws on a lifetime of experience to take the measure of Shakespeare's plays and sonnets W. H. Auden, poet and critic, will conduct a course on Shakespeare at the New School for Social Research beginning Wednesday. Mr. Auden . . . proposes to read all Shakespeare's plays in chronological order.
October 8, 2019 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 432 Pages |
$19.95

SAM SHEPARD: A LIFE

Written by Winters, John J
"John Winters offers a master class in literary sleuthing, untangling the many lives and unearthing the origin story of America's foremost Renaissance man of letters." --Kelly Horan, coauthor of Devotion and Defiance With more than fifty-five plays to his credit--including the 1979 Pulitzer Prize-winning Buried Child, an Oscar nod for his portrayal of Chuck Yeager in The Right S
April 11, 2017 | Hardcover | Counterpoint LLC | 480 Pages |
$30.00

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 | 320 Pages |
$27.00

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