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Playable Bodies

by Kiri Miller

What happens when machines teach humans to dance? Dance video games transform players' experiences of popular music, invite experimentation with gendered and racialized movement styles, and present new possibilities...


Narvik

A Simple Story: The Last Malambo

by Leila Guerriero & Frances Riddle

Obsession and mastery in their purest states: the story of one dancer’s attempt to win the biggest contest of his life. Every year, at the height of summer, the remote Argentine village of Laborde holds the...


Contemporary Duologues: Two Men

by Trilby James

THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES:Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skills

As an actor at any level – whether you are doing theatre studies at school, taking part...


Contemporary Duologues: One Man & One Woman

by Trilby James

THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES:Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skills

As an actor at any level – whether you are doing theatre studies at school, taking part...


Contemporary Duologues: Two Women

by Trilby James

THE GOOD AUDITION GUIDES:Helping you select and perform the audition piece that is best suited to your performing skills

As an actor at any level – whether you are doing theatre studies at school, taking part...


Theatre: Its Art and Craft

by Cynthia M. Gendrich & Stephen Archer

The seventh edition of an introductory text, this book explains how theatre happens, who makes it happen, and what they do. Aimed at beginning theatre majors, minors, or non-majors, the book covers playwrights,...


Hollywood Made in China

by Aynne Kokas

China’s entry into the World Trade Organization in 2001 ignited a race to capture new global media audiences. Hollywood moguls began courting Chinese investors to create entertainment on an international scale—from...


Oscar Wilde's Last Stand: Decadence, Conspiracy, and the Most Outrageous Trial of the Century

by Philip Hoare

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year that Sir Ian McKellen called “a shocking tale of heroes and villains—illuminating and upsetting in equal measure.”

The first production of Oscar Wilde’s Salomé...


The Actor's Encyclopedia of Casting Directors: Conversations with Over 100 Casting Directors on How to Get the Job

by Karen Kondazian

Karen Kondazian's newly revised and edited "The Actor's Encyclopedia of Casting Directors," compiles valuable inside information from over 100 premier casting directors, as regards to both Hollywood and New...


The Hollywood MBA

by Tom Reilly

What would you do if alligators were loose in your office? Or if your place of business changed 80 times during a four month period? What if two of your key employees were infant twins? Or you were asked to...


The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics

by Rebekah J. Kowal, Gerald Siegmund & Randy Martin

In recent decades, dance has become a vehicle for querying assumptions about what it means to be embodied, in turn illuminating intersections among the political, the social, the aesthetical, and the phenomenological....


All the Angels

by Nick Drake

Handel's Messiah is the world's most popular choral work. But its story begins in the unlikely setting of a room above a pub in Chester, when the great composer, detained by bad weather on his way to a season...


Playing the Martyr: Theater and Theology in Early Modern France

by Christopher Semk

Playing the Martyr is the first English-language book devoted to the productive encounter between theater and religion in early modern France. Drawing on a wide range of sources, Playing the Martyr investigates...


Set Your Voice Free: How to Get the Singing or Speaking Voice You Want

by Roger Love & Donna Frazier

The greatest vocal coach in the world will help you get the voice you want.

Every time we open our mouths, we have an effect on ourselves and the way others perceive us. The ability to speak clearly and confidently...


Classical Traditions in Modern Fantasy

Hypnotized by Your Gaze: Ten Minute Plays by Amy Drake

by Amy Drake

This book contains a collection of plays written by Pultizer Prize nominated playwright Amy Drake. The collection includes EYES LIKE OPAQUE GEMS, voted Most Popular Play in the Midtown International Theater...


Ghosts

Joined Forces

by Jan Sowa, Dominique Nduhura, Antoine Pickels & Justine Boutens et al.

Band 3 der von Florian Malzacher herausgegebenen englischsprachigen Reihe Performing Urgency. Im Kontext heutiger Politik, Wirtschaft und sich permanent verändernden kulturellen Trends kommt das traditionelle...


OSTERMEIER

by Gerhard Jörder & Thomas Ostermeier

Thomas Ostermeier is one of the best-known European theatre makers and is regarded by many as “the face of modern German theatre” (DIE ZEIT). His major Ibsen productions and his “Hamlet”, starring Lars...