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Bunraku: the Puppet Theater

By: Ando, Tsuruo

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 7698332

ISBN: 7698332

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Aristotle's Poetics

By: Aristotle

Price: $2.00

Publisher: 2/22/2015

Seller ID: 616943

ISBN: 616943

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Improvised Life

By: Arkin, Alan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DA CAPO PR:

Seller ID: 9780306819667

ISBN: 030681966X

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Alan Arkin knew he was going to be an actor from the age of five: "Every film I saw, every play, every piece of music fed an unquenchable need to turn myself into something other than what I was." "An Improvised Life" is the Oscar winner's wise and unpretentious recollection of the process--artistic and personal--of becoming an actor, and a revealing look into the creative mind of one of the best practitioners on stage or screen. In a manner that is direct, down-to-earth, accessible, and articulate, Arkin reveals insights not only about himself (and his audience and students), but also truths ... View more info

Dramatic Cocnepts of Antonin Artaud

By: Artaud, Antonin/Sellin

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 098735677

ISBN: 098735677

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Way of the Actor, The: A Path to Knowledge & Power

By: Bates, Brian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: SHAMBHALA PUB: 7/22/2017

Seller ID: 9781570626647

ISBN: 1570626642

Condition: USED


For thousands of years, in traditional societies around the world, actors were seen as the guardians of intuitive wisdom, and the way of the actor was a path to knowledge and power. Brian Bates believes that this is still the case today -- that actors and actresses fulfill an important function in our culture as modern-day seers and shamans. He portrays the actor as a creator of visions who transports spectators out of their habitual ways of being and leads them on a journey of self-discovery. Personal magnetism and charisma, intense body awareness, and psychic sensitivity are among the specia... View more info

Beyond Minimalism: Beckett's Late Style in the Theater

By: Beckett/Brater, Enoch

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Seller ID: 0195041674

ISBN: 0195041674

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Beyond Minimalism explores Beckett's drama of the '70s and '80s, examining the ways in which play text and performance merge through the playwright's poetic idiom. Beginning with Not I and continuing through Catastrophe and What Where, Brater examines the plays not only as texts but also as theater pieces. Discussing the technical and aesthetic demands that productions like Footfalls and Rockaby make on actor, director, and spectator, Brater clarifies the essential relationship between Beckett's achievement in the context of the breakdown of genre, performance poetry, and the electronic intrus... View more info

Casebook on Waiting on Godot

By: Beckett/Cohn, Ruby

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 1688065

ISBN: 1688065

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Beckett in Performance (Cambridge Musical Texts and Monographs)

By: Beckett/Kalb, Jonathan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 0521423791

ISBN: 0521423791

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This book takes a critical look at the work of one of the twentieth century's most influential playwrights from the viewpoint of those whose job it is to give the work life on stage. From personal experience of over seventy productions, from interviews with numerous Beckett actors and directors, and in rare conversations with the playwright himself, Kalb addresses such fundamental questions as: Is the task of performing Beckett categorically different from that of performing other forms of theater? Is the audience's role different, and if so, how? The result is a new insight into particular pr... View more info

Samuel Beckett (Grove Press Modern Dramatists)

By: Beckett/Lyons, Charles

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Seller ID: 0394624114

ISBN: 0394624114

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Beckett in the Theatre: The Author As Practical Playwright and Director

By: Beckett/McMillan, Dougald

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Seller ID: 0714541516

ISBN: 0714541516

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Shape of Paradox: An Essay on Waiting for Godot (Quantum Books)

By: Beckett/States, Bert

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 0520035720

ISBN: 0520035720

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Theatre of Commitment

By: Bentley, Eric

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Seller ID: 3729961

ISBN: 3729961

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Take Up the Bodies: Theater at the Vanishing Point

By: Blau, Herbert

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 3/19/2015

Seller ID: 0252009452

ISBN: 0252009452

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Director Prepares: Seven Essays on Art and Theatre

By: Bogart, Anne

Price: $12.50

Publisher: ROUTLEDGE CHAPMAN HALL:

Seller ID: 9780415238328

ISBN: 0415238323

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A Director Prepares is a thought-provoking examination of the challenges of making theatre. In it, Anne Bogart speaks candidly and with wisdom of the courage required to create 'art with great presence'. Each chapter tackles one of the seven major areas Bogart has identified as both potential partner and potential obstacle to art-making. They are Violence; Memory; Terror; Eroticism; Stereotype; Embarrassment; and Resistance. Each one can be used to generate extraordinary creative energy, if we know how to use it. A Director Prepares offers every practitioner an extraordinary insight in... View more info

Japanese Theatre

By: Bowers, Faubion

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 598782

ISBN: 598782

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Vol. 2 Bread and Puppet Theatre

By: Brecht, Stefan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 5/5/2013

Seller ID: 9780413605108

ISBN: 0413605108

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Theatre of Bertolt Brecht

By: brecht/Willet, John

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 084578

ISBN: 084578

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Great Acting Teachers and Their Methods

By: Brestoff, Richard

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9781575250120

ISBN: 1575250128

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Empty Space: A Book About the Theatre: Deadly, Holy, Rough, Immediate

By: Brook, Peter

Price: $5.50

Seller ID: 9780689705588

ISBN: 0689705581

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Orghast at Persepolis

By: Brook, Peter/hughes, Ted

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 413288307

ISBN: 413288307

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