Theatre studies

    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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    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...

    Great Shakespeare Actors

    By Stanley Wells

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    Great Shakespeare Actors provides a series of well-informed, well-written, illuminating, and entertaining accounts of many of the most famous stage performers of Shakespeare in both England and America, offering a concise, actor-centred history of Shakespeare on the stage.

    Rhythm in Acting and Performance

    By Eilon Morris

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    Rhythm is often referred to as one of the key elements of performance and acting, being of central importance to both performance making and training. Yet what is meant by this term and how it is approached and applied in this context are subjects seldom discussed in detail. Addressing these,...

    Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging

    By Anjalee Deshpande Hutchinson

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    Acting Exercises for Non-Traditional Staging: Michael Chekhov Reimagined offers a new set of exercises for coaching actors when working on productions that are non-traditionally staged in arenas, thrusts, allies, or site-specific productions. All of the exercises are adapted from Michael Chekhov's acting technique, but are reimagined in new and creative...

    Get Me the Urgent Biscuits

    By Sweetpea Slight

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    The dazzling coming-of-age memoir of a young woman's apprenticeship to a maverick theatre producer, against the backdrop of London's West End in the 1980s and 1990s.

    Theatre and Governance in Britain, 1500-1900

    By Tony Fisher

    Hardback £65.84

    A critical evaluation of how theatre was assimilated to the interests of government by suppressing 'democratic' disorders associated with the stage.

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