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  • Sammy Davis Jr.by Tracey Davis; Nina Bunche Pierce

    Running Press 2014; US$ 30.00

    Nicknamed Mr. Show Business, Sammy Davis Jr. was a consummate performer who sang, danced, and acted on film, television, radio, and the stage for over six decades. In this uniquely intimate volume, the entertainment legend?s story comes to life through rare family photos and a compelling narrative based on conversations between Sammy Davis Jr. and... more...

  • Pola Negriby Mariusz Kotowski

    The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 40.00

    Pola Negri (1897--1987) rose from an impoverished childhood in Warsaw, Poland, to become one of early Hollywood's greatest stars. After tuberculosis ended her career as a ballerina in 1912, she turned to acting and worked under legendary directors Max Reinhardt and Ernst Lubitsch in Germany. Negri preceded Lubitsch to Hollywood, where she quickly... more...

  • Lee J. Cobbby Donald Dewey

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 44.99

    This is the first biography of Lee J. Cobb, the actor who originated the role of Willy Loman in Arthur Miller?s Death of a Salesman. This biography follows the actor from his roots in Brooklyn, New York to his triumph on the Broadway stage and his long career as a character actor in Hollywood films and television, including roles in On the Waterfront... more...

  • A Year with the Producersby Jeffry Denman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 24.95

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Philosophy of Clint Eastwoodby Richard T. McClelland; Brian B. Clayton

    The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 40.00

    Famous for his masculine swagger and gritty roles, American cultural icon Clint Eastwood has virtually defined the archetype of the tough lawman. Beginning with his first on-screen appearance in the television series Rawhide (1959--1965) and solidified by his portrayal of the "Man with No Name" in Sergio Leone's "Dollars" trilogy (1964--1966), he... more...

  • Clint Eastwood's Americaby Sam B. Girgus

    Wiley 2014; US$ 69.95

    The steady rise of Clint Eastwood’s career parallels a pressing desire in American society over the past five decades for a figure and story of purpose, meaning, and redemption. Eastwood has not only told and filmed that story, he has come to embody it for many in his public image and film persona. Eastwood responds to a national yearning for... more...

  • Sandy Dennisby Peter Shelley

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00

    This is the first book-length study of the American actress Sandy Dennis (1937-1992). Winner of two successive Tony Awards for her work in the theatre in 1963 and 1964, she moved into film in supporting roles. For her performance in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) Dennis won the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award. She starred in films... more...

  • Dundurn Performing Arts Library Bundle ? Musiciansby Ezra Schabas; Lotfi Mansouri; Stuart Hamilton; James Neufeld; Robert Popple; Walter Pitman; Holly Higgins Jonas; Michelle Labrèche-Larouche; Carl Morey; Mark Hernandez; Carol Burnett

    Dundurn 2013; US$ 99.99

    Classical music in all its forms is celebrated in this collection of volumes devoted to both instrumental and choral music. The books range from biographies of musical figures to celebrations of Canadian institutions such as the Canadian Opera Company and the Royal Conservatory of Music. An essential purchase for the classical music-loving reader. more...

  • Young Audiences, Theatre and the Cultural Conversationby John O'Toole; Ricci-Jane Adams; Michael Anderson; Bruce Burton; Robyn Ewing

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This volume offers rare insights into the connection between young audiences and the performing arts. Based on studies of adolescent and post-adolescent audiences, ages 14 to 25, the book examines to what extent they are part of our society?s cultural conversation. It studies how these young people read and understand theatrical performance. It looks... more...

  • Ira Aldridgeby Bernth Lindfors

    Boydell & Brewer 2013; US$ 55.00

    This book describes the "glory years" of Ira Aldridge's first Continental tour, during which he won more awards and honors, often conferred by royalty, than any other actor of his day. more...