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Product Description:  This book demonstrates how to use inexpensive materials to create durable costumes and props in a short amount of time. Fully illustrated step-by-step instructions demonstrate the use of 3-D makeup and the creation of teeth, wigs, masks, hats, nonhuman costumes, leather products, and other accessories...read more

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9781138212695 | 2 revised edition (Focal Pr, December 15, 2018), cover price $49.95 | About this edition:  This book demonstrates how to use inexpensive materials to create durable costumes and props in a short amount of time.

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9781138212749 | 2 revised edition (Focal Pr, December 15, 2018), cover price $49.95 | About this edition:  This book demonstrates how to use inexpensive materials to create durable costumes and props in a short amount of time.
9780240808536 | Focal Pr, July 26, 2007, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: Part of your job as the costume designer is to be creative and use what materials are available to you to execute the design elements in a production.

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9780080546001 | Focal Pr, September 1, 2007, cover price $41.95

Product Description: Aimed at students and researchers working within the field of theatre and performance studies, Beyond Scenography provides a timely treatise on the future of scenographic practice and theory. It provides a concise critical reading of what constitutes a ‘scenographic’ approach to performance...read more

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9781138785052 | Routledge, August 26, 2017, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Aimed at students and researchers working within the field of theatre and performance studies, Beyond Scenography provides a timely treatise on the future of scenographic practice and theory.

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9781138785069 | Routledge, August 26, 2017, cover price $44.95

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Product Description: The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theater productions benefit from collaboration. Good collaboration occurs when the director shares responsibility for the artistic creation with the entire production team, including actors, designers, stage managers, and technical staff...read more

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9781138101425 | 2 revised edition (Focal Pr, May 1, 2017), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theater productions benefit from collaboration.

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9781138101418 | 2 revised edition (Focal Pr, May 1, 2017), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theater productions benefit from collaboration.
9780205397099 | Focal Pr, September 30, 2005, cover price $118.95 | About this edition: The Director as Collaborator teaches essential directing skills while emphasizing how directors and theatre productions benefit from collaboration.

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Product Description: What are the key elements that go into creating a work of art for the stage? Which are the most productive conditions and methods of rehearsal? In this collection of interviews, 18 international artists share their experience and offer practical advice on the creation of performance work...read more
By Deborah Vlaeymans (editor)

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9781474292009 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, April 27, 2017, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: What are the key elements that go into creating a work of art for the stage?

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9781474292016 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, April 27, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: What are the key elements that go into creating a work of art for the stage?

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Product Description: In a context of financial crisis that has often produced a feeling of identity crisis for the individual, the theatre has provided a unifying forum, treating spectators as citizens. This book critically deals with representative plays and playwrights who have stood out in the UK and internationally in the post-recession era, delivering theatre that in the process of being truthful to the contemporary experience has also redefined theatrical form and content...read more
By Enoch Brater (editor)

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9781474213172 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, April 20, 2017, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: In a context of financial crisis that has often produced a feeling of identity crisis for the individual, the theatre has provided a unifying forum, treating spectators as citizens.

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9781474213165 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, April 20, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In a context of financial crisis that has often produced a feeling of identity crisis for the individual, the theatre has provided a unifying forum, treating spectators as citizens.

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Product Description: Performance in the digital age has undergone a radical shift in which a once ephemeral art form can now be relived, replayed and repeated. Until now, much scholarship has been devoted to the nature of live performance in the digital age; Documenting Performance is the first book to provide a collection of key writings about the process of documenting performance, focused not on questions of liveness or the artistic qualities of documents, but rather on the professional approaches to recovering, preserving and disseminating knowledge of live performance...read more
By Toni Sant (editor)

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9781472588180 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, March 23, 2017, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Performance in the digital age has undergone a radical shift in which a once ephemeral art form can now be relived, replayed and repeated.

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9781472588173 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, March 23, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Performance in the digital age has undergone a radical shift in which a once ephemeral art form can now be relived, replayed and repeated.

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Product Description: Why are so many theatre productions adaptations of one kind or another? Why do contemporary practitioners turn so frequently to non-dramatic texts for inspiration? This study explores the fascination of novels, short stories, children's books and autobiographies for theatre makers and examines what 'becomes' of literary texts when these are filtered into contemporary practice that includes physical theatre, multimedia performance, puppetry, immersive and site-specific performance and live art...read more
By Mark Taylor-Batty (editor)

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9781472530523 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, March 23, 2017, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Why are so many theatre productions adaptations of one kind or another?

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9781472531421 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, March 23, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Why are so many theatre productions adaptations of one kind of another?

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Product Description: A New York Times BestsellerFor almost a century, Americans have been losing their hearts and losing their minds in an insatiable love affair with the American musical. It often begins in childhood in a darkened theater, grows into something more serious for high school actors, and reaches its passionate zenith when it comes time for love, marriage, and children, who will start the cycle all over again...read more

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9780374256920 | Sarah Crichton Books, March 1, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A New York Times BestsellerFor almost a century, Americans have been losing their hearts and losing their minds in an insatiable love affair with the American musical.

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9780374536893 | Sarah Crichton Books, March 14, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A New York Times BestsellerFor almost a century, Americans have been losing their hearts and losing their minds in an insatiable love affair with the American musical.

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9781494517847 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 1, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: For almost a century, Americans have been losing their hearts and losing their minds in an insatiable love affair with the American musical.
9781494567842 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 1, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: For almost a century, Americans have been losing their hearts and losing their minds in an insatiable love affair with the American musical.

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Product Description: "Since the nineteen-sixties and seventies, New York's experimental-theatre scene has toned down its wild-man character, but Lee Breuer is the grand old man of the movement."—The New YorkerSince he first arrived on the New York art/theatre/performance scene in 1970, Lee Breuer has been at the forefront of the American theatrical avant-garde, creating challenging works both independently and with Mabou Mines, the company he co-founded with JoAnne Akalaitis, Philip Glass, Ruth Maleczech and David Warrilow...read more

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9781559365338, titled "Getting Off: Lee Breuer on Performance" | Theatre Communications Group, March 14, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: "Since the nineteen-sixties and seventies, New York's experimental-theatre scene has toned down its wild-man character, but Lee Breuer is the grand old man of the movement.

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Product Description: In Illegible Will Hershini Bhana Young engages with the archive of South African and black diasporic performance to examine the absence of black women's will from that archive. Young argues for that will's illegibility, given the paucity of materials outlining the agency of black historical subjects...read more

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9780822363095 | Duke Univ Pr, March 10, 2017, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: In Illegible Will Hershini Bhana Young engages with the archive of South African and black diasporic performance to examine the absence of black women's will from that archive.

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9780822363200 | Duke Univ Pr, March 10, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In Illegible Will Hershini Bhana Young engages with the archive of South African and black diasporic performance to examine the absence of black women's will from that archive.

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Product Description: In this broadly conceived study, Ralf Remshardt delineates the theatre’s deep connection with the grotesque and traces the historically extensive and theoretically intensive relationship between performance and its “other,” the grotesque...read more

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9780809325764 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, July 1, 2004, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In this broadly conceived study, Ralf E.

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9780809335510 | Reprint edition (Southern Illinois Univ Pr, August 22, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In this broadly conceived study, Ralf Remshardt delineates the theatre’s deep connection with the grotesque and traces the historically extensive and theoretically intensive relationship between performance and its “other,” the grotesque.

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Product Description: Drawing on underexplored and only recently available archives, author Chrystyna Dail examines the influence of Stage for Action, a theatre group founded in 1943, on social activist theatre in the 1940s, early 1950s, and beyond. The group embraced subjects not taken up by earlier activist theatre companies—advocating for the rights of Puerto Ricans, calling attention to the lack of child care for working mothers, and demanding the cessation of all nuclear warfare...read more

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9780809335428 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, November 9, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Drawing on underexplored and only recently available archives, author Chrystyna Dail examines the influence of Stage for Action, a theatre group founded in 1943, on social activist theatre in the 1940s, early 1950s, and beyond.

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Product Description: Studying landscape in cinema isn't quite new; it'd be hard to imagine Woody Allen without New York, or the French New Wave without Paris. But the focus on live-action cinema leaves a significant gap in studying animated films. With the almost total pervasiveness of animation today, this collection provides the reader with a greater sense of how the animated landscapes of the present relate to those of the past...read more
By Chris Pallant (editor)

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9781628923513, titled "Animated Landscapes: History, Form and Function" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 27, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Studying landscape in cinema isn't quite new; it’d be hard to imagine Woody Allen without New York, or the French New Wave without Paris.

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9781501320118, titled "Animated Landscapes: History, Form and Function" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Studying landscape in cinema isn't quite new; it'd be hard to imagine Woody Allen without New York, or the French New Wave without Paris.

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Product Description: In this new work from PAJ Publications' Performance Ideas series, Whitehead makes theoretical and historical inquiries into the nature of radiophonic space, which he calls "the big sloppy." He explores the fate of the "schizophonic" voice, while using radio to explore some of the deep undertones within the American Dream machine...read more

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9781555541613 | Paj Pubn, February 14, 2017, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In this new work from PAJ Publications' Performance Ideas series, Whitehead makes theoretical and historical inquiries into the nature of radiophonic space, which he calls "the big sloppy.

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Product Description: Ten years after the publication of Shinn Plays: One comes this second volume of his plays, bringing together some of the playwright's most acclaimed work to date.The volume includes:Now Or Later (Royal Court, London, 2008) examines religion, freedom of expression and personal responsibility, focused around a US presidential election...read more

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9781350007666 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, July 13, 2017, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Ten years after the publication of Shinn Plays: One comes this second volume of his plays, bringing together some of the playwright's most acclaimed work to date.

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9781350007659 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, July 13, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ten years after the publication of Shinn Plays: One comes this second volume of his plays, bringing together some of the playwright's most acclaimed work to date.

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Product Description: A detailed guide to the collaborative method developed by the acclaimed creators of The Laramie Project and Gross Indecency--destined to become a classic. A Vintage Original.By Moisés Kaufman and Barbara Pitts McAdams with Leigh Fondakowski, Andy Paris, Greg Pierotti, Kelli Simpkins, Jimmy Maize, and Scott Barrow...read more

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9781101971772 | Vintage Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A detailed guide to the collaborative method developed by the acclaimed creators of The Laramie Project and Gross Indecency--destined to become a classic.

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Product Description: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b. 1939) interviewed some of cinema's great masters: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, and others. Since becoming an acclaimed filmmaker himself, he has given countless interviews to the press about his own career...read more
By Peter Tonguette (editor)

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9781628461848 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.

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9781496809643 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.
9780345386786, titled "The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today" | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, April 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | also contains The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today | About this edition: A step-by-step guide for parents covering every period of their daughter's development from birth through early school years includes information on creating a 'non-sexist' environment, fostering independence, and dealing with moodiness.

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Product Description: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b. 1961) has made seven feature films and a short segment of an omnibus movie. Although his body of work is quantitatively small, it is qualitatively impressive. His movies have garnered numerous accolades and awards, including two Academy Awards for Best Adapted Screenplay...read more
By Julie Levinson (editor)

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9781628461091 | 1 edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 7, 2014), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b.

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9781496810519 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b.

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Product Description: The first series of the new television adaptation of Winston Graham's beloved Poldark novels was a sensational success. Based on the first two novels, Ross Poldark and Demelza, the series follows Ross as he returns to his land and his family after serving in the American War of Independence...read more

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9781509814671 | Pan Macmillan, February 1, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The first series of the new television adaptation of Winston Graham's beloved Poldark novels was a sensational success.

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Product Description: Martin Scorsese (b. 1942) has long been considered one of America’s greatest cinematic storytellers. Over the last fifty years he has created some of the most iconic moments in American film, never afraid to confront controversial issues with passion...read more
By Robert Ribera (editor)

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9781496809230 | Rev upd edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Martin Scorsese (b.

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9781496809476 | Rev upd edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Martin Scorsese (b.

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Product Description: What do we watch when we watch war? Who manages public perceptions of war and how? Watching War on the Twenty-First-Century Stage: Spectacles of Conflict is the first publication to examine how theatre in the UK has staged, debated and challenged the ways in which spectacle is habitually weaponized in times of war...read more
By Mark Taylor-Batty (editor)

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9781472598660, titled "Spectacles of Conflict on the Twenty-first Century Stage: Watching War" | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, January 19, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: What do we watch when we watch war?

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Product Description: In her landmark study Utopia in Performance: Finding Hope at the Theatre, Jill Dolan departed from historical writings on utopia, which suggest that social reorganization and the redistribution of wealth are utopian efforts, to argue instead that utopia occurs in fragmentary “utopian moments,” often found embedded within performance...read more
By Pegge Vissicaro (editor)

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9780857423863 | Seagull Books, January 15, 2017, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In her landmark study Utopia in Performance: Finding Hope at the Theatre, Jill Dolan departed from historical writings on utopia, which suggest that social reorganization and the redistribution of wealth are utopian efforts, to argue instead that utopia occurs in fragmentary “utopian moments,” often found embedded within performance.

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Product Description: Clowns are not just the stuff of backyard children’s parties anymore. These days, clown doctors see patients—especially children—to introduce humor and imagination into an anxiety-filled and painful experience. The origins of medical clowning can be traced to the Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit at the Infants and Children’s Hospital of New York, established about thirty years ago...read more

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9780857423870 | Seagull Books, January 15, 2017, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Clowns are not just the stuff of backyard children’s parties anymore.

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Product Description: World Theatre: The Basics presents a well-rounded introduction to non-Western theatre, exploring the history and current practice of theatrical traditions in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Oceania, the Caribbean, and the non-English-speaking cultures of the Americas...read more

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9781138838048 | Routledge, January 8, 2017, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: World Theatre: The Basics presents a well-rounded introduction to non-Western theatre, exploring the history and current practice of theatrical traditions in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Oceania, the Caribbean, and the non-English-speaking cultures of the Americas.

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9781138838055 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 8, 2017), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: World Theatre: The Basics presents a well-rounded introduction to non-Western theatre, exploring the history and current practice of theatrical traditions in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Oceania, the Caribbean, and the non-English-speaking cultures of the Americas.

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