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The Eisteddfod

by Professor Hywel Teifi Edwards

The Eisteddfod, first published in 1990 as part of the University of Wales Press's Writers of Wales series, presents the history of the National Eisteddfod to an English-speaking audience.

The Haumana Hula Handbook for Students of Hawaiian Dance: A Manual for the Student of Hawaiian Dance

by Mahealani Uchiyama & Naomi Leina'Ala Kalama

A great resource for students of traditional Hawaiian dance, this beautiful handbook filled with archival photographs covers the origins, language, etiquette, ceremonies, and the spiritual culture of hula....

The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays

by Oscar Wilde

Who would have thought a comedy of manners written more than a hundred years ago would still be so apt and so funny? Oscar Wilde was a genius of play-writing, and his deftness, wit and sharp eye for social satire...

Agnes de Mille

Brian Friel: Collected Plays - Volume 1

by Brian Friel

This first collection of Brian Friel's dramatic work contains:

The Enemy Within (1962)

Philadelphia, Here I Come! (1964)

The Loves of Cass McGuire (1966)

Lovers (Winners and Losers) (1967)

Crystal and Fox (1968)...

Laughing Legends: How The Comic Strip Club Changed The Face of Comedy

by Richie Tienken, Jeffrey Gurian & Chris Rock

Once in a lifetime a venue comes along that changes show business dramatically, that fosters growth and camaraderie, experimentation and freedom. The Comic Strip is one of those places, and Make ’Em Laugh...

Think, Pig!

Theatre in Scotland

by Joyce McMillan & Philip Howard

‘She has, to my knowledge, an almost unblemished record in never having failed to spot a great new play…’ Philip Howard, from his Foreword

Joyce McMillan has been writing about theatre in Scotland for more...

Wrights & Wrongs: My Life in Dance

by Peter Wright & Paul Arrowsmith

Peter Wright has been a dancer, choreographer, teacher, producer and director in the theatre as well as in television for over 70 years. His many productions of classic ballets are danced by companies not only...

The Perfect Stage Crew: The Complete Technical Guide for High School, College, and Community Theater

by John Kaluta

Here is a must-have book for anyone producing a stage show without a Broadway-sized budget. Written by a technical theater veteran, The Perfect Stage Crew explains the pitfalls to avoid and provides solutions...

Night Angel: A One-Woman Musical

by Melinda Camber Porter & Carman Moore

Night Angel is a poignant and witty one-woman musical about a cabaret singer's efforts to resurrect her life and career in the aftermath of a painful divorce. During her comeback attempt in a nightclub in downtown...

Teaching Voice: Workshops for Young Performers

by Max Hafler

An inspiring, practical guide to working with young people on their voices, by a highly experienced teacher, actor and director.

Teaching Voice is for all youth-theatre leaders, workshop facilitators, teachers...

The Live Art Almanac Volume 4

by Lois Keidan, Aaron Wright & Harriet Curtis

The Live Art Almanac Volume 4 is a collection of 'found' writings about and around Live Art that were

originally published, shared, sent, spread and read between January 2012 and December 2014. Selected through...

Spiders of the Market: Ghanaian Trickster Performance in a Web of Neoliberalism

by David Afriyie Donkor

The Ghanaian trickster-spider, Ananse, is a deceptive figure full of comic delight who blurs the lines of class, politics, and morality. David Afriyie Donkor identifies social performance as a way to understand...

The Show Choir Handbook

by Alan L., Alder & Thalia M., Ph.D Mulvihill

The Show Choir Handbook is a resource for current and future music educators who administer show choirs. With most literature on the topic either out of date or focused on the teaching techniques limited to...

Lacombe Lucien: The Screenplay

by Louis Malle, Patrick Modiano & Sabine DestrÈE

Patrick Modiano and Louis Malle’s screenplay for the Oscar-nominated film tells a powerful story set in World War II France of a seventeen-year-old boy who allies himself with collaborators, only to fall in...

Wilde Times: Patricia Wilde, George Balanchine, and the Rise of New York City Ballet

by Joel Lobenthal

The authorized biography of one of the greatest dancers from the golden age of New York City Ballet


by Judith Anne Lanigan

Clownland is a journey through an unusual country to discover what its extraordinary inhabitants have learnt about life, loss, and happiness.

            Injured, and living on the edge of country...

Life In Squares

by Amanda Coe

The complete script to the three part BBC television drama Life In Squares, (starring James Norton, Phoebe Fox, Eve Best and Lydia Leonard) exploring the tangled and complex loves of the Bloomsbury Group, includes...

Theatre of Fear & Horror: Expanded Edition: The Grisly Spectacle of the Grand Guignol of Paris, 1897-1962

by Mel Gordon

Rediscover the Paris stage sensation devoted to gruesome depictions of violence and sex, now with a color insert of posters.