Arts / Performing arts

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

 

Category

Delete Performing arts

 

In category

Theater (711)

Acting & Auditioning (151)

Dance (143)

Comedy (70)

Screenplays (60)

Business Aspects (47)

Storytelling (45)

Broadway & Musical Revue (38)

Animation (25)

Circus (13)

Puppets & Puppetry (6)

Miming (2)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (1788)

French (85)

German (63)

Spanish (31)

Italian (152)

 

Protection

All (1788)

DRM Free (116)

DRM (1668)

More options

The 101 Greatest Plays: From Antiquity to the Present

by Michael Billington

Having surveyed post-war British drama in State of the Nation, Michael Billington now looks at the global picture. In this provocative and challenging new book, he offers his highly personal selection of the...


Aphrodite

by Mosiur Rehman

 

PREMISE: If Gods commit mistakes in choosing their partners, how can we believe that marriages are arranged in Heaven

SYNOPSIS Angels of Heaven are not the same on Earth. Betrayal is a common disease of both...


Belly Dance for Health, Happiness and Empowerment

by Tina Hobin

Shimmy and shake your way to a healthier lifestyle.


The Invisible

by Rebecca Lenkiewicz

Imagine a world where the Stephen Lawrence Case and the Hillsborough Disaster never made it to court. Since 2012 the government has made sweeping cuts to the provision of legal aid. In this new reality, in cases...


Staging Ghana: Artistry and Nationalism in State Dance Ensembles

by Paul Schauert

The Ghana Dance Ensemble takes Ghana's national culture and interprets it in performance using authentic dance forms adapted for local or foreign audiences. Often, says Paul Schauert, the aims of the ensemble...


Fiesco's Conspiracy at Genoa

by Flora Kimmich (Translator), Friedrich Schiller (author) & John Guthrie (editor)

Within two years of the success of his first play Die Räuber on the German stage in 1781, Schiller wrote a drama based on a rebellion in sixteenth century Italy, its title: The Conspiracy of Fiesco at Genoa....


Keeping Quiet: Visual Comedy in the Age of Sound

by Julian Dutton

Keeping Quiet is a love-letter to the modern sight-gag on film and television, tracing the history of physical clowning since the advent of sound. Taking up the story of visual humour where Paul Merton's Silent...


Innovation in Five Acts: Strategies for Theatre and Performance

by Caridad Svich

An informative new collection of essays packed with insight into the minds of today's theater makers.


Being a Dancer

by Lyndsey Winship

How do I get a job as a dancer? Where and when should I train? How can I protect my body from injury? How do I become a choreographer?

These and many more such questions asked by young or aspiring dancers are...


The Production Notebooks, Volume 2: Theatre in Process

by Mark Bly

Catalogs and describes the creative process.


The Production Notebooks: Theatre in Process, Volume One

by Mark Bly

The first book of its kind, offerring an inside view of theatre today from the literary manager's point of view.


An Actor's Guide: Your First Year in Hollywood

by Michael St. Nicholas & Lisa Mulcahy

For every actor beginning a career in Hollywood, this indispensable guide will lay out a clear and comprehensible path with tried-and-true advice. Up-to-date resources and new interviews with recently established...


Winners and Losers

by Marcus Youssef & James Long

The debate quickly becomes personal when individual, family, and class histories are decided as winners or losers.


Culture is the Body: The Theatre Writings of Tadashi Suzuki

by Tadashi Suzuki & Kameron Steele

Legendary theatre director Tadashi Suzuki explains his revered approach in this revised edition of his writings.


Performing Arts and Therapeutic Implications

by Tanvi Bajaj & Swasti Shrimali Vohra

Presenting an alternative perspective, this book proposes that performing arts forge an emotional bond between the performer and the audience, making the act of performance a therapeutic and restorative experience,...


Dance as Text: Ideologies of the Baroque Body

by Mark Franko

Dance as Text: Ideologies of the Baroque Body is a historical and theoretical examination of French court ballet over a hundred-year period, beginning in 1573, that spans the late Renaissance and early baroque....


Beside Myself

by Antony Sher

A remarkably candid autobiography, utterly involving and often startlingly revelatory, Beside Myself is an inspiration to young actors and a treat for seasoned theatregoers.

'I wish I'd read this book when I...


Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy

by Judd Apatow

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the writer and director of Knocked Up and the producer of Freaks and Geeks comes a collection of intimate, hilarious conversations with the biggest names in comedy from the past...


Where D'Ya Put Yer Willy?

by Jeff Kristian

Upon the sudden death of Jewish drag queen Letitia Von Schabernacket, closeted Essex geezer Michael is left a small fortune and fifty per cent shares in a notorious Soho drag club, Sugar Sugar. But to inherit,...


Passing on Curves: While Death Rides Shotgun

by Craig D McLaughlin

In gripping essays from his stage performances, Craig McLaughlin travels a road where death lurks around every turn. At birth, he almost bleeds to death because of hemophilia. Despite the odds, he survives to...