Theater

ANYTHING GOES: A HISTORY OF AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATER

Ethan Mordden has been hailed as "a sharp-eared listener and a discerning critic," by Opera News, which compares his books to "dinner with a knowledgeable, garrulous companion." The "preeminent historian of the American musical" (New York Times), he "brings boundless energy and enthusiasm buttressed by an arsenal of smart anecdotes" (Wall Street Journal).
June 1, 2015 | Paperback |
$19.95

WILL IN THE WORLD: HOW SHAKESPEARE BECAME SHAKESPEARE OE

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September 1, 2005 | Paperback |
$16.95

IT HAPPENED ON BROADWAY: AN ORAL HISTORY OF THE GREAT WHITE WAY

In this deliciously revealing oral history of Broadway from World War II through the early 1980s, more than one hundred theater veterans--including Carol Channing, Hal Prince, Donna McKechnie, Hal Holbrook, Andrea McArdle, and Al Hirschfeld--deliver the behind-the-scenes story of the hits, the stars, the feuds, and the fiascoes.
December 1, 2014 | Paperback |
$18.95

SPECTACULAR!: STAGE DESIGN, CONCERTS, EVENTS

Apart from the vision of their creative directors and designers, stage productions involve the complex interplay of numerous individuals and technologies working in tandem to produce a memorable show. From set and lighting design, to audio and video content, choreography, fashion and robotics the tools available to enhance a production are numerous and oft employed.
July 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$49.95

STAGE DESIGN: CONCERTS, EVENTS, CEREMONIES, THEATRE

Stage designers must create an immersive and engaging environment that lasts only hours or days but is remembered for a lifetime.
May 1, 2013 | Hardcover |
$59.95

SHAKESPEARE BOOK

The Shakespeare Book brings the work of William Shakespeare to life with full-color photography, images, idea webs, timelines, and quotes that help you understand the context of Shakespeare's plays and poems.
March 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$25.00

JOE PAPP: AN AMERICAN LIFE

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March 2, 2000 | Paperback |
$22.95

FERVENT YEARS: THE GROUP THEATER & THE '30S

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March 2, 1987 | Paperback |
$18.00

ACTOR AND THE TARGET

"Acting is a reflex, a mechanism for development and survival. . . . It isn't 'second nature, ' it is 'first nature.'"--Declan Donnellan This immensely popular and ever-practical book on acting takes a scalpel to the heart of actors' persistent fears, helping them to release their talent on stage. It is straightforward and unpretentious, with a spirit of artistic and personal freedom.
September 1, 2006 | Paperback |
$18.95

VIEWPOINTS BOOK

The Viewpoints is a technique of improvisation that grew out of the postmodern dance world. It was first articulated by choreographer Mary Overlie, who broke down the two dominant issues performers deal with--space and time--into six categories.
August 1, 2004 | Paperback |
$18.95

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