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  • They Drink It in the Congoby Adam Brace

    Faber & Faber 2016; US$ 16.03

    Eastern Congo. Home to the deadliest conflict since World War II. London. Home to a festival to raise awareness of Congo. That is if Stef can get it off the ground. Adam Brace's anarchic and provocative play unpacks the problems of doing something good about something bad. And who gets to do it. They Drink It in the Congo premiered at the Almeida... more...

  • The Singing Turkby Larry Wolff

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 65.00

    While European powers were at war with the Ottoman Empire for much of the eighteenth century, European opera houses were staging operas featuring singing sultans and pashas surrounded by their musical courts and harems. Mozart wrote The Abduction from the Seraglio . Rossini created a series of works, including The Italian Girl in Algiers . And these... more...

  • Writing the History of the British Stageby Richard Schoch

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 96.00 US$ 78.72

    A study of British theatre historiography, from its origins in the Restoration to its development as an academic discipline in the twentieth century. more...

  • Milkby Ross Dunsmore

    Faber & Faber 2016; US$ 16.03

    You know, love is milk, that's what it is. Three couples struggle to meet their basic needs for food, love and survival. As they try to make sense of a changing world, their inner desires and appetites become driving forces that could lead to catastrophe or redemption. An emotive and heartfelt play about what sustains us, what makes us sick and... more...

  • Brian Friel: Collected Plays - Volume 2by Brian Friel

    Faber & Faber 2016; US$ 32.08

    This second collection of Brian Friel's work contains: The Freedom of the City (1973) Volunteers (1975) Living Quarters (1977) Aristocrats (1979) (March) Faith Healer (1979) (April) Translations (1980) more...

  • The Automated Lighting Programmer's Handbookby Brad Schiller

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    This guide helps lighting designers with the creative and operational challenges they face in their rapidly evolving industry. Providing respected and clear coverage of the process of programming automated lighting fixtures, the author brings the designer from basic principles to preproduction preparations. Concepts, procedures, and guidelines to... more...

  • From Boal to Jana Sanskriti: Practice and Principlesby Sanjoy Ganguly; Ralph Yarrow

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 70.00

    Jana Sanskriti is internationally recognised as the most iconic post-Boalian Theatre of the Oppressed operation in the world today. This fully illustrated book by the Bengali company's founder and artistic director Sanjoy Ganguly, edited by Ralph Yarrow, collects and explains their programme of workshop exercises, placing them in the context of... more...

  • Stephen Sondheim and the Reinvention of the American Musicalby Robert L. McLaughlin

    University Press of Mississippi 2016; US$ 65.00

    How the preeminent Broadway composer bridged the gap between Rodgers and Hammerstein and postmodernism more...

  • Clyde Fitch and the American Theatreby Kevin Lane Dearinger

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 129.99

    Clyde Fitch was a major figure in the American theatre, influential in his time and to the playwrights who followed. A collection of Fitch?s letters published in 1924 provided a sanitized record of his life, but no major biography has since appeared. Clyde Fitch and the American Theatre: An Olive in the Cocktail is the missing piece in the study... more...

  • The Production Manager's Toolkitby Cary Gillett; Jay Sheehan

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.95

    "Our theater world is so much better with this book in it, and even better with Cary and Jay at the helm." ?David Stewart, Director of Production for the Guthrie Theater The Production Manager?s Toolkit is a comprehensive introduction to a career in theatrical and special event production for new and aspiring professionals, given by expert... more...