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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
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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 >
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The Conversations
The Conversations
Written by Michael Ondaatje
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375709821
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The Conversations
Walter Murch and the Art of Editing Film
Written by Michael Ondaatje


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2004
Price: $22.00

The Conversations is a treasure, essential for any lover or student of film, and a rare, intimate glimpse into the worlds of two accomplished artists who share a great passion for film and storytelling, and whose knowledge and love of the crafts of writing and film shine through.

It was... Read more >
Before Sunrise & Before Sunset
Before Sunrise & Before Sunset
Written by Richard Linklater
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096046
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Before Sunrise & Before Sunset
Two Screenplays
Written by Richard Linklater


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $15.95

   In one volume, the screenplays to two contemporary classics, directed by Richard Linklater, and starring Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, about the immediate and life-altering attraction between two strangers.

   On a train from Budapest to Vienna, Jesse, a young American student, at the end of a romance and his European trip, meets... Read more >
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The Theatre of the Absurd
The Theatre of the Absurd
Written by Martin Esslin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400075232
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The Theatre of the Absurd

Written by Martin Esslin


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2004
Price: $16.00

In 1953, Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot premiered at a tiny avant-garde theatre in Paris; within five years, it had been translated into more than twenty languages and seen by more than a million spectators. Its startling popularity marked the emergence of a new type of theatre whose proponents—Beckett, Ionesco, Genet... Read more >
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Making Movies
Making Movies
Written by Sidney Lumet
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307763662
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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 >
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True and False
True and False
Written by David Mamet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679772644
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True and False
Heresy and Common Sense for the Actor
Written by David Mamet


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 22, 1999
Price: $14.00

Invent nothing, deny nothing, speak up, stand up, stay out of school. With these words, one of our most brilliantly iconoclastic playwrights takes on the art of profession of acting, in a book that is as shocking as it is practical, as witty as it is instructive, and as irreverent as... Read more >
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Cary Grant
Cary Grant
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307209832
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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 >
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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
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ISBN: 9780345535542
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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: $14.99

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 >
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Event
A Philosophical Journey Through A Concept
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.95

Probably the most famous living philosopher, Slavoj Žižek explores the meaning of events in this short and digestible book

An event can be an occurrence that shatters ordinary life, a radical political rupture, a transformation of reality, a religious belief, the rise of a new art form, or an intense... Read more >
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The Book of Shadows
The Book of Shadows
Written by Ngaire E. Genge
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609806524
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The Book of Shadows
The Unofficial "Charmed" Companion
Written by Ngaire E. Genge


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2000
Price: $15.00

The ultimate guide to the hit program Charmed, this is both a book of spells and a key to the mysteries of the show. The Book of Shadows celebrates the best of Charmed, from its roots in the ancient tradition of Wicca to insider information on the show's stars.  N.E. Genge not... Read more >
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