Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
599 books in Performing Arts

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Performing Arts books by browsing the categories below.

Performing Arts:

Performing Arts:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
American Rebel
American Rebel
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307336897
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

American Rebel
The Life of Clint Eastwood
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $16.99

As an actor, he seduces us with his tough-guy charm. As a director and producer, he amazes us with his artistry and technical savvy. As a Hollywood icon, Clint Eastwood, one of film's greatest living legends, represents some of the finest cinematic achievements in the history of American cinema.

In American... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Cary Grant
Cary Grant
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307209832
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Cary Grant
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $16.99

Rigorously researched and elegantly written, Cary Grant: A Biography is a complete, nuanced portrait of the greatest star in cinema history. Exploring Grant’s troubled childhood, ambiguous sexuality, and lifelong insecurities, as well as the magical amalgam of characteristics that allowed him to remain Hollywood’s favorite romantic lead for more than thirty-five... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Ball of Fire
Ball of Fire
Written by Stefan Kanfer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375727719
Our Price: $17.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Ball of Fire
The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2004
Price: $17.00

As a movie actress Lucille Ball was, in her own words, “queen of the B-pluses.” But on the small screen she was a superstar–arguably the funniest and most enduring in the history of TV. In this exemplary biography, Stefan Kanfer explores the roots of Lucy’s genius and places it in the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307453228
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Steve McQueen
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.00

Steve McQueen is one of America’s legendary movie stars best known for his hugely successful film career in classics such as The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, The Thomas Crown Affair, Bullitt, and The Towering Inferno as well as for his turbulent life off-screen and impeccable style. His unforgettable physical beauty... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Writing Short Films
Writing Short Films
Written by Linda J. Cowgill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580650632
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Writing Short Films
Structure and Content for Screenwriters
Written by Linda J. Cowgill


Format: Trade Paperback, 275 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2005
Price: $19.95

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The TV Writer's Workbook
The TV Writer's Workbook
Written by Ellen Sandler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385340502
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The TV Writer's Workbook
A Creative Approach To Television Scripts
Written by Ellen Sandler


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2007
Price: $16.00

Why is TV writing different from any other kind of writing? How will writing a spec script open doors? What do I have to do to get a job writing for TV? Writing for television is a business. And, like any business, there are proven strategies for success. In this unique... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Making Movies
Making Movies
Written by Sidney Lumet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307763662
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Making Movies

Written by Sidney Lumet


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2010
Price: $13.99

From one of America's most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. Drawing on 40 years of experience on movies ranging from Long Day's Journey Into Night to The Verdict, Lumet explains the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Actor's Art and Craft
The Actor's Art and Craft
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco, Preface by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279262
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Actor's Art and Craft
William Esper Teaches the Meisner Technique
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco
Preface by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $16.00

William Esper, one of the leading acting teachers of our time, explains and extends Sanford Meisner's legendary technique, offering a clear, concrete, step-by-step approach to becoming a truly creative actor.

Esper worked closely with Meisner for seventeen years and has spent decades developing his famous program for actor's training. The result is... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
24 Favorite One Act Plays
24 Favorite One Act Plays
Edited by Bennett Cerf and Van H. Cartmell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385066174
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

24 Favorite One Act Plays

Edited by Bennett Cerf and Van H. Cartmell


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: April 3, 1963
Price: $16.99

Two dozen classic dramas by some of the finest and most famous playwrights of the last hundred years--Anton Chekhov, Noel Coward, Oscar Wilde, Arthur Miller, and A.A. Milne. Read more >
A Feast of Ice and Fire: The Official Game of Thrones Companion Cookbook
A Feast of Ice and Fire: The Official Game of Thrones Companion Cookbook
Written by Chelsea Monroe-Cassel and Sariann Lehrer, Foreword by George R.R. Martin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345535542
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
A Feast of Ice and Fire: The Official Game of Thrones Companion Cookbook

Written by Chelsea Monroe-Cassel and Sariann Lehrer
Foreword by George R.R. Martin


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $13.99

Ever wonder what it’s like to attend a feast at Winterfell? Wish you could split a lemon cake with Sansa Stark, scarf down a pork pie with the Night’s Watch, or indulge in honeyfingers with Daenerys Targaryen? George R. R. Martin’s bestselling saga A Song of Ice and Fire and the... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Page 3 of 60
View past category highlights: