Musicals

    The Great White Way: Race and the Broadway Musical

    By Warren Hoffman

    Hardback Save £1.01 = £68.49

    Reveals the racial politics, content, and subtexts that have haunted musicals for almost one hundred years from Show Boat 1927 to The Scottsboro Boys 2011. It investigates the thematic content of the Broadway musical and considers how musicals work on a structural level, allowing them to simultaneously present and hide...

    Musical Theatre

    By David Henson

    Paperback Save £0.27 = £20.72

    Drawing on the history and development of Musical Theatre, this engaging workbook provides a comprehensive overview of the nuts and bolts of the discipline. Introducing students to the basics of the theory and history of musical theatre, it covers all four elements of any Musical Theatre course: dance, music, acting...

    Acting Through Song

    By Paul Harvard

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    An impassioned and invaluable guide for actors and students of musical theatre.

    Show Boat: Performing Race in an American Musical

    By Todd Decker

    Hardback Save £0.60 = £24.89

    Show Boat: Performing Race in an American Musical draws on exhaustive archival research to tell the story of how Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II, and a host of directors, choreographers, producers, and performers-among them Paul Robeson-made and remade the most important musical in Broadway history.

    How Musicals Work

    By Julian Woolford

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A practical guide to, and history of, musical theatre. What makes the great shows work and why some never made it.

    Musical Theatre Auditions and Casting: A Performer\'s Guide Viewed from Both Sides of the Audition Table

    By Neil Rutherford

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £15.95

    Neil Rutherford's book provides a unique perspective on the musical theatre audition process from the viewpiont of one of the most influential and commercial casting directors in the West End, who has also had extensive experience as a professional actor.

    Miserables Piano/Vocal Selection

    Paperback Save £2.72 = £10.23

    Changed for Good: A Feminist History of the Broadway Musical

    By Stacy Wolf

    Paperback £17.99

    From Maria in "West Side Story" to Tracy Turnblatt in "Hairspray" and Elphaba in "Wicked," female characters in Broadway musicals have belted and crooned their way into the American psyche. In this lively book, Stacy Wolf illuminates the women of American musical theater-performers, creators, and characters-from the start of the...

    Whistle Down The Wind: Piano/Voice/Guitar

    By John Gardyne

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Sing Musical Theatre: Whistle Down The Wind features fifteen theatre songs in a range of styles, both classic and contemporary with useful background and performance notes, handy singing tips and exercises, and backing track CD. Suitable for Trinity Guildhall Singing and Musical Theatre candidates Grades 4-5.

    Something\'s Coming, Something Good: West Side Story and the American Imagination

    By Misha Berson

    Paperback Save £4.14 = £12.36

    Something's Coming, Something Good, West Side Story and The American Imagination takes a critical, comprehensive look at one of the most inventive, influential, and internationally beloved Broadway musicals of all time - from its inception by a brilliant quartet of creators Robbins, Bernstein, Sondheim, and Laurents to its smashing success...

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