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by Ross Dunsmore

You know, love is milk, that's what it is.

Three couples struggle to meet their basic needs for food, love and survival. As they try to make sense of a changing world, their inner desires and appetites become...

A Massive Swelling: Celebrity Re-Examined As a Grotesque, Crippling Disease and Other Cultural Revelations

by Cintra Wilson

Whether you lust after it, loathe it, or feign apathy toward it, fame is in your face. Cintra Wilson gets to the heart of our humiliating fascination with celebrity and all its preposterous trappings in these...

Wasting Time on the Internet

by Kenneth Goldsmith

Using clear, readable prose, conceptual artist and poet Kenneth Goldsmith’s manifesto shows how our time on the internet is not really wasted but is quite productive and creative as he puts the experience...

Brian Friel: Collected Plays - Volume 2

by Brian Friel

This second collection of Brian Friel's work contains:

The Freedom of the City (1973)

Volunteers (1975)

Living Quarters (1977)

Aristocrats (1979) (March)

Faith Healer (1979) (April)

Translations (1980)

The Southwark Mysteries

by John Constable

"I was born a Goose of Southwark by the Grace of Mary Overie,

Whose Bishop gives me licence to sin within The Liberty.

In Bankside stews and taverns you can hear me honk right daintily,

As I unlock the hidden...

House of Games

by Richard Bean & David Mamet

In a new adaptation of David Mamet's film, Harvard-educated psychoanalyst Margaret Ford is celebrated for her best selling book 'Driven! Compulsion and Obsession in Every Day Life'. Stepping in to help one of...

Presto!: How I Made Over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales

by Penn Jillette

An unconventional weight loss tale from an unconventional personality—Penn Jillette tells how he lost 100 pounds with his trademark outrageous sense of humor and biting social commentary that makes this success...

Theatre and War

by Nandita Dinesh

Nandita Dinesh places Kipling’s "six honest serving-men" (who, what, when, where, why, how) in productive conversation with her own experiences in conflict zones across the world to offer a theoretical and...

The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films

by Salvador Murguia

The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films covers virtually every horror film made in Japan from the past century to date. In addition to entries on productions, both major and modest, this encyclopedia also...

Waiting in the Wings

by Geene Rees

"Hidden in a compartment of my grandmother’s bottom dresser drawer was an old scrapbook. Pressed inside were photographs of a beautiful young woman and hundreds of newspaper clippings about vaudeville shows...

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...

Spiders of the Market, Enhanced Ebook: 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...

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...