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												Improvisation for the Theater: A Handbook of Teaching and Directing  Techniques by  Viola SPOLIN
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1977
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84026)

Improvisation for the Theater: A Handbook of Teaching and Directing Techniques

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Improvisation for the Theater: A Handbook of Teaching and Directing Techniques

by SPOLIN, Viola

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Evanston: Northwestern University Press. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. An eleventh printing of this guide to improvization in theater. Per a back-of-the-jacket blurb, this is "An iconoclastic handbook of theater by the high priestess of improvisational theater in this country. . .The exercises are artifices against artificiality. . .". --- In full rust cloth-covered boards with spine titling in black. Jacket with images of actors' hands during performances. --- With penciled underlinings on at least one leaf, otherwise a clean, bright, tightly-bound copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges and a penciling; mostly intact and protected in removable archival mylar protector.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; xxv, 397 pages .

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Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
84026
Title
Improvisation for the Theater: A Handbook of Teaching and Directing Techniques
Author
SPOLIN, Viola
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Northwestern University Press
Place of Publication
Evanston
Date Published
1977

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