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  • Performance, Style and Gesture in Western Theatreby Nicholas Dromgoole

    OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2016; US$ 35.00

    Nicholas Dromgoole tells the story of performance from a fresh and unusual point of view, describing the development - from ancient Greece to contemporary stages and film - of western Europe's surprising and largely unknown variety of acting styles. Using the idea of a culture's shared 'language of gesture', he explores the growth, evolution and impact... more...

  • Acting in the Academyby Peter Zazzali

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    There are over 150 BFA and MFA acting programs in the US today, nearly all of which claim to prepare students for theatre careers. Peter Zazzali contends that the curricula of these courses represent an ethos that is as outdated as it is limited, given today?s shrinking job market for stage actors.  Acting in the Academy  traces the history of actor... more...

  • Get the Callbackby Jonathan Flom

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 31.99

    In addition to extensively revised chapters on the audition process and how to build a repertoire book, this guide also features updated chapters on headshots, resumes, and cover letters; voice training techniques from Matthew Edward; advice from musical director Joey Chancey; and a foreword by casting director Joy Dewing. Aimed at professionals... more...

  • Speaking Americanby Bruce G. Shapiro

    Currency Press 2016; US$ 25.99

    A simple and accurate guide to speaking in a General American (GenAm) dialect. Covers pronunciation, intonation, American lingo, phonetics and practical exercises, as well as phrases useful for improvisation work. more...

  • Movement for Actorsby Nicole Potter; Barbara Adrian; Mary Fleischer

    Allworth Press 2017; US$ 22.99

    In this updated rich resource for actors, renowned movement teachers and directors reveal the physical skills needed for the stage and the screen. Readers will gain remarkable insights into the physical skills and techniques used in a wide variety of performance styles through ready-to-use exercises and approaches. Included in this new edition are... more...

  • Acting, Archetype, and Neuroscienceby Jane Drake Brody

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 35.95

    "How do we move actors into the less accessible regions of themselves and release hotter, more dangerous, and less literal means of approaching a role?" Superscenes are a revolutionary new mode of teaching and rehearsal, allowing the actor to discover and utilize the primal energies underlying dramatic texts. In Acting, Archetype, and Neuroscience... more...

  • A Midsummer Night's Dream: A User's Guideby Michael Pennington

    Nick Hern Books 2016; US$ 15.84

    An intensely practical account of how A Midsummer Night's Dream actually works on stage. A scene-by-scene guide to Shakespeare's best loved comedy, from the well-know actor Michael Pennington, drawing on his own experience of directing A Midsummer Night's Dream at the famous Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park, London, in 2003 - described by London... more...

  • Brutus and Other Heroinesby Harriet Walter

    Nick Hern Books 2016; US$ 18.99

    ?A part we have played is like a person we once met, grew to know, became intimately enmeshed with and finally moved away from. Some of these characters remain friends, others are like ex?lovers with whom we no longer have anything in common. All of them bring something out in us that will never go back in the box.? In a varied and distinguished... more...

  • The Oberon Book of Modern Monologues for Men: Teens to Thirtiesby Dee Cannon

    OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2016; US$ 16.99

    Monologues are an essential part of every actor?s toolkit. Actors need them for drama school entry, training, showcases and when auditioning for roles in the industry. This book showcases selected monologues from some of the finest modern plays by some of today?s leading contemporary playwrights. The monologues contain a diverse range of quirky... more...

  • The Oberon Book of Modern Monologues for Women: Teens to Thirtiesby Dee Cannon

    OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2016; US$ 16.99

    Monologues are an essential part of every actor?s toolkit. Actors need them for drama school entry, training, showcases and when auditioning for roles in the industry. This book showcases selected monologues from some of the finest modern plays by some of today?s leading contemporary playwrights. The monologues contain a diverse range of quirky... more...