Theatre studies

    Odin Teatret Archives

    By Mirella Schino

    Paperback £36.41

    The Odin Teatret Archives presents collections from the archives of one of the foremost reference points in global theatre. Letters, notes, work diaries, articles, and a wealth of photographs all chart the daily activity that underpins the life of Odin Teatret, telling the adventurous, complex stories which have produced the...

    Backing into the Spotlight

    By Michael Whitehall

    Hardback £13.85

    Michael Whitehall, witty agent father of Britain's most popular young comedian, Jack Whitehall, writes his long-awaited memoir.

    Korean Approach to Actor Training

    By Jeungsook Yoo

    Paperback £27.92

    A Korean Approach to Actor Training develops a vital, intercultural method of performer training, introducing Korean and more broadly East Asian discourses into contemporary training and acting practice. This volume examines the psychophysical nature of a performer's creative process, applying Dahnhak, a form of Korean meditation, and its central principle...

    Stanislavski in Practice

    By Nick O'Brien

    Paperback £23.68

    Stanislavski in Practice is an unparalleled step-by-step guide to Stanislavski's system. Author Nick O'Brien makes this cornerstone of acting accessible to teachers and students alike through the use of practical exercises that allow students to develop their skills. This second edition offers more exercises for the actor, and also new...

    Contemporary Plays by Women of Color

    Paperback £33.86

    In the two decades since the first edition of Contemporary Plays by Women of Color was published, its significance to the theatrical landscape in the United States has grown exponentially. Work by female writers and writers of color is more widely produced, published, and studied than ever before. Drawing from...

    Galvanizing Performance

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    An application of the teachings of the Alexander Technique to the performing arts. This collection demonstrates how deliberate movement and specific practice in theatre, music, song and dance can improve the art form, as well as the artist's wellbeing.

    Shakespeare in the Theatre Mark Rylance at the Globe

    By Stephen Purcell

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    Applied Practice: Evidence and Impact in Theatre, Music and Art

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    Monster in Theatre History

    By Michael Chemers

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    Monsters are fragmentary, uncertain, frightening creatures. What happens when they enter the realm of the theatre? The Monster in Theatre History explores the cultural genealogies of monsters as they appear in the recorded history of Western theatre. From the Ancient Greeks to the most cutting-edge new media, Michael Chemers focuses...

    Science and Art of Acting for the Camera

    By John Howard Swain

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    The Science and Art of Acting for the Camera provides a precise yet practical approach to help unlock the mysteries of acting for film and television. Written by veteran actor, producer, and director John Howard Swain, the book offers a clear-cut, no-nonsense technique that equips aspiring or working actors with...

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