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Free for All
Free for All
Written by Kenneth Turan and Joseph Papp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767931694
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Free for All
Joe Papp, The Public, and the Greatest Theater Story Every Told
Written by Kenneth Turan and Joseph Papp


Format: Trade Paperback, 642 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $19.95

Free for All is an irresistible behind-the-scenes look at one of America’s most beloved and important cultural institutions.

Under the inspired leadership of founder Joseph Papp, the Public Theater and the New York Shakespeare Festival brought revolutionary performances to the public for decades. This compulsively readable history of those years—much of it...

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Mean Little deaf Queer
A Memoir
Written by Terry Galloway


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

In 1959, the year Terry Galloway turned nine, the voices of everyone she loved began to disappear. No one yet knew that an experimental antibiotic given to her mother had wreaked havoc on her fetal nervous system, eventually causing her to go deaf. As a self-proclaimed "child freak," she acted out... Read more >
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Acting as a Business
Acting as a Business
Written by Brian O'Neil
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345807083
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Acting as a Business

Written by Brian O'Neil


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $11.99

An essential handbook for actors–a modern classic–in a newly updated edition.

Since its original publication, Acting as a Business has earned a reputation as an indispensable tool for working and aspiring actors. Avoiding the usual advice about persistence and luck, Brian O’Neil provides clear-cut guidelines that will give actors a solid knowledge... Read more >
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The Age of Shakespeare
The Age of Shakespeare
Written by Frank Kermode
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588363480
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The Age of Shakespeare

Written by Frank Kermode


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 3, 2004
Price: $9.99

In The Age of Shakespeare, Frank Kermode uses the history and culture of the Elizabethan era to enlighten us about William Shakespeare and his poetry and plays. Opening with the big picture of the religious and dynastic events that defined England in the age of the Tudors, Kermode takes the reader... Read more >
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Happily Ever After
Happily Ever After
Written by Leah Furman and Elina Furman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485816
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Happily Ever After
The Drew Barrymore Story
Written by Leah Furman and Elina Furman


Format: eBook, 204 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

Drew Barrymore was a star by the time she was seven years old, a drug addict by twelve, and a has - been before her sixteenth birthday. But with the resounding success of such recent films as Ever After: A Cinderella Story, The Wedding Singer, Never Been Kissed (produced by Drew's... Read more >
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The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
Written by Syd Field
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ISBN: 9780307570055
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The Screenwriter's Problem Solver
How to Recognize, Identify, and Define Screenwriting Problems
Written by Syd Field


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2009
Price: $13.99

All writing is rewriting. But what do you change, and how do you change it? All screenplays have problems. They happened to Die Hard: With a Vengeance and Broken Arrow-and didn't get fixed, leaving the films flawed. They nearly shelved Platoon-until Oliver Stone rewrote the first ten pages and created a... Read more >
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Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams
Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams
Written by Donald Bogle
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ISBN: 9780307514936
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Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams
The Story of Black Hollywood
Written by Donald Bogle


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

In Bright Boulevards, Bold Dreams, Donald Bogle tells–for the first time–the story of a place both mythic and real: Black Hollywood. Spanning sixty years, this deliciously entertaining history uncovers the audacious manner in which many blacks made a place for themselves in an industry that originally had no place for them... Read more >
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The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present
The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present
Written by Tim Brooks and Earle F. Marsh
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ISBN: 9780307483201
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The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present

Written by Tim Brooks and Earle F. Marsh


Format: eBook, 1856 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2009
Price: $24.99

AMERICA’S #1 BESTSELLING TELEVISION BOOK WITH MORE THAN HALF A MILLION COPIES IN PRINT–
NOW REVISED AND UPDATED!

PROGRAMS FROM ALL SEVEN COMMERCIAL BROADCAST NETWORKS, MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED CABLE NETWORKS, PLUS ALL MAJOR SYNDICATED SHOWS!

This is the must-have book for TV viewers in the new millennium–the entire history of primetime programs in... Read more >
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Revenge of the Sith: Illustrated Screenplay: Star Wars: Episode III
Revenge of the Sith: Illustrated Screenplay: Star Wars: Episode III
Written by George Lucas
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ISBN: 9780345484888
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Revenge of the Sith: Illustrated Screenplay: Star Wars: Episode III

Written by George Lucas


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2005
Price: $7.99

EPISODE III–THE ONE AND ONLY OFFICIAL SCREENPLAY, available exclusively in ebook format, including scenes that did not appear in the movie itself!

This is the complete, final screenplay written by George Lucas, as brought to life before the cameras by a stellar cast of performers and an unparalleled team of special... Read more >
Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov
Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
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ISBN: 9780307787934
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Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov

Written by Stella Adler
Edited by Barry Paris


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2011
Price: $13.99

In her long-awaited book, the legendary acting teacher Stella Adler gives us her extraordinary insights into the work of Henrik Ibsen ("The creation of the modern theater took a genius like Ibsen. . .Miller and Odets, Inge and O'Neill, Williams and Shaw, swallowed the whole of him"), August Strindberg ("He understood... Read more >
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