Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
590 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  
The Actor's Art and Craft
The Actor's Art and Craft
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307481146
Our Price: $13.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Actor's Art and Craft
William Esper Teaches the Meisner Technique
Written by William Esper and Damon Dimarco


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

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 a trade paperback.
The Book of Shadows
The Book of Shadows
Written by Ngaire E. Genge
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609806524
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as an eBook.
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307886958
Our Price: $11.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $11.99


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
Auditioning
Auditioning
Written by Joanna Merlin, Foreword by Harold Prince
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725371
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Auditioning
An Actor-Friendly Guide
Written by Joanna Merlin
Foreword by Harold Prince


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2001
Price: $16.00

Theater veteran and acting teacher Joanna Merlin has written the definitive guide to auditioning for stage and screen, bringing to it a valuable dual perspective. She has spent her career on both sides of the auditioning process, both as an award-winning casting director who has worked with Harold Prince, Bernard Bertolucci... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Plays for Two
Plays for Two
Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804549
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Plays for Two

Edited by Eric Lane and Nina Shengold


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Plays for Two is a unique anthology of twenty-eight terrific plays for two actors, by a mix of celebrated playwrights and cutting-edge new voices.

It takes two to tango—or to perform a duet, fight a duel, or play ping-pong. The two-character play is dramatic confrontation stripped to its essence. These four full-length and twenty-four... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345497734
Our Price: $29.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present

Written by Tim Brooks and Earle F. Marsh


Format: Trade Paperback, 1856 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2007
Price: $29.95

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 >
Also available as an eBook.
The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management, 3rd Edition
The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management, 3rd Edition
Written by Thomas A. Kelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823098026
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management, 3rd Edition
Traditional and New Methods for Running a Show from First Rehearsal to Last Performance
Written by Thomas A. Kelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $19.95

The Most Widely Used Manual For Aspiring And Veteran Stage Managers - Now Revised and Expanded


The next best thing to shadowing a Broadway stage manager, this detailed, behind-the-scenes book as been brought completely up to date. First published in 1991, it is widely used and has been lauded as the most... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Actor's Secret
The Actor's Secret
Written by Betsy Polatin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946824
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Actor's Secret
Techniques for Transforming Habitual Patterns and Improving Performance
Written by Betsy Polatin


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $22.95

Offering revolutionary new training for the actor, The Actor's Secret teaches actors and performers how to incorporate the fundamentals of the Alexander Technique, Somatic Experiencing®, and Breathing Coordination in order to reduce performance anxiety and stress; improve stage presence, breathing, and vocal production; and restore well-being and healthy functioning. These three... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Before Sunrise & Before Sunset
Before Sunrise & Before Sunset
Written by Richard Linklater
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096046
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as an eBook.
John Wayne: The Legend and the Man
John Wayne: The Legend and the Man
Written by John Wayne Enterprises, Contribution by Patricia Bosworth, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese and Ronald Reagan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875902
Our Price: $45.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

John Wayne: The Legend and the Man
An Exclusive Look Inside Duke's Archive
Written by John Wayne Enterprises
Contribution by Patricia Bosworth, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese and Ronald Reagan


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $45.00

An undisputed American icon, John Wayne is recognized the world over for his signature drawl and confident swagger; the ultimate personification of American courage and honor. This fall, John Wayne Enterprises has chosen powerHouse Books to produce the first-ever exclusively authorized photographic record of his life, both on-screen and off.

John... Read more >
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Page 7 of 59
View past category highlights: