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  • The Art of the Cinematographerby Leonard Maltin

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 11.99

    Survey and anecdotal interviews with 5 masters ? Arthur Miller, Hal Mohr, Hal Rosson, Lucien Ballard, and Conrad Hall. 105 photographs. Filmographies. more...

  • The Art of Light on Stageby Yaron Abulafia

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    The Art of Light on Stage is the first history of theatre lighting design to bring the story right up to date. In this extraordinary volume, award-winning designer Yaron Abulafia explores the poetics of light, charting the evolution of lighting design against the background of contemporary performance. The book looks at the material and the conceptual;... more...

  • Coaching for Performance Excellenceby Simone Niles

    Fast Print Publishing 2012; US$ 10.08

    Coaching for Performance Excellence is an introduction to some new and innovative ways of approaching your art. It is for all performers wanting to achieve performance excellence. Whether you are a beginner, an amateur or professional, this book will give you ways to enhance your performance. Topics include: * Setting goals - explore your ideal... more...

  • Tactical Performanceby Larry Bogad

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 29.95

    Tactical Performance tells fun, mischievous stories of underdogs speaking mirth to power - through creative, targeted activist performance in the streets of cities around the world. This compelling, inspiring book also provides the first ever full-length practical and theoretical guide to this work. L.M.Bogad, one of the most prolific practitioners and... more...

  • Story and Characterby Alistair Owen

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 10.99

    Conversations with the writers of, among other films, RESTORATION; BILLY ELLIOT; BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY; WELCOME TO SARAJEVO; CAPTAIN CORELLI'S MANDOLIN; THE FULL MONTY Talking about their work at home and in Hollywood, some giving in-depth interviews for the first time, are ten of the top names in British screenwriting. Lively and funny, challenging... more...

  • Die Oper Schwarzschwanenreich von Siegfried Wagnerby Isolde Braune

    Centaurus Verlag & Media 2016; US$ 21.03

    Das Buch geht davon aus, daß sämtliche Opern Siegfried Wagners (1868-1930) vom Gedanken der Läuterung getragen sind. Dieser ist in seinem siebenten Werk ? sagenhaft eingekleidet ? ausgeführt als Befreiung vom Bann des Schwarzschwanenreichs. Kompositorisch bewegt sich Siegfried Wagner auf der Grenze zwischen Spätromantik und Moderne. Die vorliegende... more...

  • A Strange Proximityby Jon Foley Sherman

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    What happens in the relationship between audience and performer? What choices are made in the space of performance about how we attend to others? A Strange Proximity examines stage presence as key to thinking about performance and ethics. It is the first phenomenological account of ethics generated from, rather than applied to, contemporary... more...

  • The Routledge Dictionary of Performance and Contemporary Theatreby Patrice Pavis

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 160.00

    The Routledge Dictionary of Contemporary Theatre and Performance provides the first authoritative alphabetical guide to the theatre and performance of the last 30 years. Conceived and written by one of the foremost scholars and critics of theatre in the world, it literally takes us from Activism to Zapping, analysing everything along the way from... more...

  • Tragedy and Dramatic Theatreby Hans-Thies Lehmann

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    This comprehensive, authoritative account of tragedy is the culmination of Hans-Thies Lehmann?s groundbreaking contributions to theatre and performance scholarship. It is a major milestone in our understanding of this core foundation of the dramatic arts. From the philosophical roots and theories of tragedy, through its inextricable relationship with... more...

  • The Alfred Hitchcock Encyclopediaby Stephen Whitty

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 79.99

    Encompassing the entire range of the director?s career?from early influences and silent films to his decade-long television show and cameos in nearly every feature?this is a comprehensive overview of cinema?s ultimate showman. A detailed and lively look at the director?s work, The Alfred Hitchcock Encyclopedia will be of interest to cinema-studies... more...