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Henry VI
Henry VI
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368874
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Henry VI
Parts I, II, and III
Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $2.99

Displaying the bold vision and growing skill of a young playwright, these are Shakespeare’s first three history plays, covering some sixty tumultuous years of English history. Their pageantry, violence, and stirring speeches excite audiences with action as well as character, and midway through the final play in this trilogy, a shocking... Read more >
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King John & Henry VIII
King John & Henry VIII
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969399
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King John & Henry VIII

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $10.00

“Mad world, mad kings, mad composition!”
—King John
 
In one volume, eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of two classic histories: Henry VIII and King John.
 
THIS VOLUME ALSO INCLUDES MORE THAN A HUNDRED PAGES OF EXCLUSIVE FEATURES:
 
• original Introductions to... Read more >
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King John & Henry VIII
King John & Henry VIII
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368867
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King John & Henry VIII

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $2.99

“Mad world, mad kings, mad composition!”
—King John
 
In one volume, eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of two classic histories: Henry VIII and King John.
 
THIS VOLUME ALSO INCLUDES MORE THAN A HUNDRED PAGES OF EXCLUSIVE FEATURES:
 
• original Introductions to... Read more >
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The Playwright's Process
The Playwright's Process
Written by Buzz Mclaughlin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799524
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The Playwright's Process
Learning the Craft from Today's Leading Dramatists
Written by Buzz Mclaughlin


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $12.99

Here is the first and only manual for playwrights ever designed to draw directly from the wisdom of leading contemporary dramatists. Interwoven with hundreds of quotations from the author's own in-depth interview series at the Dramatists Guild, in New York City, The Playwright's Process offers a fresh and lively discussion of...

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Elia Kazan: A Life
Elia Kazan: A Life
Written by Elia Kazan
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ISBN: 9780307959348
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Elia Kazan: A Life

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 860 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2011
Price: $17.99

“This is the best autobiography I’ve read by a prominent American in I don’t know how many years. It is endlessly absorbing and I believe this is because it concerns a man who is looking to find a coherent philosophy that will be tough enough to contain all that is ugly... Read more >
Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969351
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Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $10.00

“These words are razors to my wounded heart.”
—Titus Andronicus
 
“We have seen better days.”
—Timon of Athens
 
Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of the two great tragedies: Titus Adronicus, a graphic story of revenge, and Timon of Athens, a cautionary tale about false friends and unearned loyalty.
 
THIS... Read more >
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Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens
Written by William Shakespeare, Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen
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ISBN: 9781588368829
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Titus Andronicus & Timon of Athens

Written by William Shakespeare
Edited by Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $2.99

“These words are razors to my wounded heart.”
—Titus Andronicus
 
“We have seen better days.”
—Timon of Athens
 
Eminent Shakespearean scholars Jonathan Bate and Eric Rasmussen provide fresh new editions of the two great tragedies: Titus Adronicus, a graphic story of revenge, and Timon of Athens, a cautionary tale about false friends and unearned loyalty.
 
THIS... Read more >
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The  Noel Coward Reader
The Noel Coward Reader
Written by Noel Coward, Edited by Barry Day
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307474872
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The Noel Coward Reader

Written by Noel Coward
Edited by Barry Day


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $18.95

The Noël Coward Reader offers a wonderfully wide-ranging selection—the first of its kind—of the best of the Master’s oeuvre, entertainingly annotated and abundantly illustrated, and including material that has never before been published.

Here are scenes from Coward’s famous plays, from Private Lives to Blithe Spirit, and his screenplays, from Brief Encounter...

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Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov
Stella Adler on Ibsen, Strindberg, and Chekhov
Written by Stella Adler, Edited by Barry Paris
Format: eBook
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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The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management, 3rd Edition
The Back Stage Guide to Stage Management, 3rd Edition
Written by Thomas A. Kelly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875068
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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: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $14.99

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 >
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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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Must You Go?
Must You Go?
Written by Antonia Fraser
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385532501
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Must You Go?
My Life with Harold Pinter
Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $28.95

A moving testament to one of the literary world's most celebrated marriages: that of the greatest playwright of our age, Harold Pinter, and the beautiful and famous prize-winning biographer Antonia Fraser.

In this exquisite memoir, Antonia Fraser recounts the life she shared with the internationally renowned dramatist. In essence, it is... Read more >
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Must You Go?
Must You Go?
Written by Antonia Fraser
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ISBN: 9780385532518
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Must You Go?
My Life with Harold Pinter
Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $13.99

A moving testament to one of the literary world's most celebrated marriages: that of the greatest playwright of our age, Harold Pinter, and the beautiful and famous prize-winning biographer Antonia Fraser.

In this exquisite memoir, Antonia Fraser recounts the life she shared with the internationally renowned dramatist. In essence, it is... Read more >
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How to Be a Working Actor, 5th Edition
How to Be a Working Actor, 5th Edition
Written by Mari Lyn Henry and Lynne Rogers, Foreword by Joe Mantegna
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875372
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How to Be a Working Actor, 5th Edition
The Insider's Guide to Finding Jobs in Theater, Film & Television
Written by Mari Lyn Henry and Lynne Rogers
Foreword by Joe Mantegna


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: July 7, 2010
Price: $14.99

The celebrated survival guide for the working actor - now completely updated and expanded with a foreword by Tony award-winning actor Joe Mantegna!

Renowned for more than two decades as the most comprehensive resource for actors, How to Be a Working Actor is a must-read for achieving success in The Business. Now... Read more >
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Masterpuppet Theater
Masterpuppet Theater
Written by William Shakespeare, Created by Michael Rogalski
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781594744884
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Masterpuppet Theater

Written by William Shakespeare
Created by Michael Rogalski


Format: Non-traditional book, 96 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $14.95

All the world’s a stage! And with this extraordinary kit, you can dramatize the most memorable scenes in all of theatre. Contents include:
 
     •  Sixty finger puppet cards featuring Shakespeare’s most famous characters, including Hamlet, Lady Macbeth, King Lear, Othello, Shylock, and Falstaff.
     •  Twelve stand-up sets of... Read more >
Kids Take the Stage
Kids Take the Stage
Written by Lenka Peterson and Dan O'Conner, Foreword by Paul Newman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875396
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Kids Take the Stage
Helping Young People Discover the Creative Outlet of Theater
Written by Lenka Peterson and Dan O'Conner
Foreword by Paul Newman


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2010
Price: $10.99

• Foreword by Paul Newman

• Completely revised and updated version of a beloved theater classic

• Replaces Kids Take the Stage, ISBN 0-8230-7742-X

• Clear, practical guide to helping kids ages 8 to 18 get a show up and running



The classic Kids Take the Stage is one of the best-selling Back Stage Books... Read more >
Mean Little deaf Queer
Mean Little deaf Queer
Written by Terry Galloway
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ISBN: 9780807073315
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Mean Little deaf Queer
A Memoir
Written by Terry Galloway


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
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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The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, Updated and Expanded Edition
The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, Updated and Expanded Edition
Edited by Ed Hooks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875303
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The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, Updated and Expanded Edition
An Actor's Reference to Over 1,000 Scenes and Monologues from More than 300 Contemporary Plays
Edited by Ed Hooks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2010
Price: $16.99

All actors and acting teachers need The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, the invaluable guide to finding just the right piece for every audition. The unique format of the book is ideal for acting teachers who want their students to understand each monologue in context. This remarkable book describes the characters... Read more >
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An Acrobat of the Heart
An Acrobat of the Heart
Written by Stephen Wangh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307554130
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An Acrobat of the Heart
A Physical Approach to Acting Inspired by the Work of Jerzy Grotowski
Written by Stephen Wangh


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $13.99

A Vintage Original

"The actor will do, in public, what is considered impossible." When the renowned Polish director Jerzy Grotowski began his 1967 American workshop with these words, his students were stunned. But within four weeks they themselves had experienced the "impossible."

In An Acrobat of the Heart, teacher-director-playwright Stephen Wangh reveals how... Read more >
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Three Plays
Three Plays
Written by Howard Zinn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807073261
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Three Plays
The Political Theater of Howard Zinn: Emma, Marx in Soho, Daughter of Venus
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $18.00

World-renowned historian Howard Zinn has turned to drama to explore the legacy of Karl Marx and Emma Goldman and to delve into the intricacies of political and social conscience perhaps more deeply than traditional history permits. Three Plays brings together all this work, including the previously unpublished Daughter of Venus, along... Read more >
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Three Plays
The Political Theater of Howard Zinn: Emma, Marx in Soho, Daughter of Venus
Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $18.00

World-renowned historian Howard Zinn has turned to drama to explore the legacy of Karl Marx and Emma Goldman and to delve into the intricacies of political and social conscience perhaps more deeply than traditional history permits. Three Plays brings together all this work, including the previously unpublished Daughter of Venus, along... Read more >
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Free for All
Free for All
Written by Kenneth Turan and Joseph Papp
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385532044
Our Price: $14.99
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Free for All
Joe Papp, The Public, and the Greatest Theater Story Ever Told
Written by Kenneth Turan and Joseph Papp


Format: eBook, 648 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $14.99

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...

Read more >
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The Muse of the Revolution
The Muse of the Revolution
Written by Nancy Rubin Stuart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807055175
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The Muse of the Revolution
The Secret Pen of Mercy Otis Warren and the Founding of a Nation
Written by Nancy Rubin Stuart


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $26.00

Praised by her mentor John Adams, Mercy Otis Warren was America's first woman playwright and female historian of the American Revolution. In this unprecedented biography, Nancy Rubin Stuart reveals how Warren's provocative writing made her an exception among the largely voiceless women of the eighteenth century. Read more >
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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
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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.
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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