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UNMASKED

Written by Lloyd Webber, Andrew
"You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs, warts and all that I have in that wondrous little corner of show business called musical theatre."
March 6, 2018 | Hardcover | Harper |
$28.99
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SOMETHING WONDERFUL: RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN'S BROADWAY REVOLUTION

Written by Purdum, Todd S
A revelatory portrait of the creative partnership that transformed musical theater and provided the soundtrack to the American Century
April 3, 2018 | Hardcover | Henry Holt & Company | 400 Pages |
$32.00
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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.
April 15, 2018 | Hardcover | Seagull Books | 224 Pages |
$24.50
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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 16, 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 | 696 Pages |
$22.00
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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 gorgeous tome dedicated to what is arguably the quintessential American art form: the Broadway show.
June 1, 2017 | Hardcover | Voyageur Press (MN) | 328 Pages |
$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 | 320 Pages |
$28.95
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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 Edward Albee, Lanford Wilson, Lynn Nottage, A. R.
February 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 304 Pages |
$30.00
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MASTER OF CEREMONIES: A MEMOIR

Written by Grey, Joel
Joel Grey, the Tony and Academy Award-winning Master of Ceremonies in Cabaret finally tells his remarkable life story. Born Joel David Katz to a wild and wooly Jewish American family in Cleveland, Ohio in 1932, Joel began his life in the theater at the age of 9, starting in children's theater and then moving to the main stage.
February 7, 2017 | Paperback | Flatiron Books |
$16.99

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