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    100 Acting Exercises for 8 - 18 Year Olds

    £15.29 £16.99

    101 Greatest Plays: From Antiquity to the Present

    £13.49 £14.99
    Offering a personal selection of the 101 plays ranging from the Greeks to the present-day, the author poses an infinite number of questions. What makes a great play? Does the definition change with time and circumstance? Or are certain common factors visible down the ages?

    50 Women in Theatre

    £22.49 £24.99
    Since 1660 when actresses first began performing on the English stage, women have forged bright careers in theatre, while men called the shots. With an overview of influential women in post-war theatre and 25 exclusive interviews with leading women theatre-makers, this book inspires us to create a truly equal and inclusive theatre today.

    A Carnival of Snackery: Diaries: Volume Two

    £9.89 £10.99
    From bestselling author David Sedaris, the second volume of diaries - the source of his remarkable autobiographical stories.

    A Pocketful of Happiness

    £18.00 £20.00

    About Acting

    £19.79 £21.99
    About Acting - formerly titled The Complete About Acting - has become indispensable classic for students and professional actors alike. It is a simple, clear and inspiring guide to the difficult art and craft of performing on stage, film, television and radio.

    Acting for Film

    £17.99 £19.99
    What makes film acting different from acting on stage or TV? This book is a guide designed for actors already working in film, for those who want to, as well as for directors, teachers and anyone interested in film acting.

    Acting in British Television

    £25.19 £27.99

    Acting In Film

    £16.19 £17.99
    Brief and to-the-point, this guide offers the wisdom gained from Michael Caine's 25 years in film to film actors and fans. It includes chapters on preparation, close-ups, the art of spontaneity, voice, characterization, behaviour on and off the set, working with directors and being a star.

    Acting Professionally: Raw Facts about Careers in Acting

    £23.39 £25.99
    This is the essential guide for anyone interested in pursuing an acting career. Praised for its honesty, broad coverage and wise advice from working professionals, the new edition is fully updated to reflect the acting industry today and is filled with advice and warnings to help you succeed.

    Acting: Psychophysical Phenomenon and Process

    £25.19 £27.99
    A stimulating analysis of acting as a psychophysical phenomenon and process across cultures and disciplines. Taking an 'enactive approach' to understanding acting as a process, the authors discuss psychophysical acting and performance within the Stanislavsky lineage, in dance and devised theatre practices, and in performance in India and Japan.

    Acting: The Basics

    £17.09 £18.99
    This book is a dynamic response to recent societal and entertainment industry changes, focusing on inclusion, diversity and equity, and the actor's trajectory from training to rehearsal to performance on stage and screen.


    £9.89 £10.99
    Actors need actions. They cannot "act" adjectives, they need verbs; they need an aim to achieve, an action to perform. This is a thesaurus of active verbs with which the actor can refine the action-word until she or her hits exactly the right one to help make the action come alive.

    Actor And The Target

    £15.29 £16.99
    A definitive guide to acting, this book offers a fresh and radical approach to acting by a world-famous director.

    Actor And The Text

    £15.29 £16.99
    Cicely Berry, Voice Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, is world-famous for her voice teaching. The Actor and the Text is her classic book, distilled from years of working with actors of the highest calibre.

    Actor Training

    £35.99 £39.99
    Presents an introduction to how actor training shapes modern theatre.

    Actors' and Performers' Yearbook 2024

    £17.09 £18.99

    Actor's Guide to Auditions and Interviews

    £19.79 £21.99
    Now in its third edition, this guide outlines the techniques needed to achieve success in getting acting work. It covers all aspects of casting, including gaining a place on a drama course, landing a part in a film, TV commercials or theatre, and becoming a radio or TV presenter.

    African Theatre: Companies

    £17.99 £19.99
    Profiles theatre companies in Africa that grapple with the issues of 'creativity and collaboration' in the context of financial and political constraints.

    African Theatre: Diasporas

    £17.99 £19.99
    This latest volume in the African Theatre series celebrates the African theatrical diaspora from Brazil to Tasmania, and Canada to Cuba, and also includes the playscript Messing with the Mind by Egyptian writer and director Khaled El-Sawy.

    African Theatre: Histories 1850-1950

    £17.99 £19.99
    What kinds of documentation of performances exist - both of colonial and indigenous theatre and how may this range of documentation have affected how we read theatre history?

    African Theatre: Playwrights and Politics

    £17.99 £19.99
    African playwrights remain aware of the political dimension of their work. This volume in the "African Theatre" series examines, for example, a theatrical collaboration inspired by the infamous execution of Ken Saro Wiwa and raises issues around the power and politics of language in a Mauritian version of the "Tempest".

    African Theatre: Shakespeare in and Out of Africa

    £17.99 £19.99
    A key volume for Shakespeare, African theatre and postcolonial cultural scholars, promoting debate on the role of Western cultural icons in contemporary postcolonial cultures.

    African Theatre: Southern Africa

    £17.99 £19.99
    Includes the familiar territory of South Africa and Zimbabwe but also countries which have received little attention, such as Angola and Namibia. This book features articles that range from evaluations of single plays to accounts of play-making processes, theatre for development and the relationship between modern drama and indigenous performance.

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