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Shakespeare's Rugby Wars

by Coculuzzi, Chris and Matt Toner

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2005
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Toronto: Upstart Crow Publishing, 2005. Soft Cover. Fine. 12mo. Illustrated glossy wrappers, 52pp. About fine. "Hybrid of improvised sporting play and spectacle theatre transforming Shakespeare's Wars of the Roses tetralogy (Henry VI, arts 1, 2, 3 and Richard III) into a rugby match.
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The Tomorrow Box

by Chislett, Anne

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Published
1989
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Fine
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Toronto: Playwrights Canada Press, 1989. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Third Edition, Second Printing. Paperback, 106pp. Wrappers a bit faded but o/w fine. "The Tomorrow Box tells the story of two marriage in an Ontario farming family.
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Letters to Roger Blin: Reflections on The Theatre

by Genet, Jean

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
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1st American Edition
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New York: Grove Press, 1969. 1st American Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. First US Edition in English. Originally published as Lettres a Roger Blin. Translated by Richard Seaver. Soft cover. 72 pp. [32] pp. B&W photo plates. Some light edge wear and bumping to corners. Ink ownership inscription to foot of half-title. In 1966, Genet's most ambitious… Read more
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The King's Playhouse. Near Fine. 6.25" x 3.5" Promotional flyer. Tan card, 6.25" x 3.5". Announcing "Lon Chaney in 'Where East is East,' for three days only, Mon-Tues-Wed Oct. 7-8-9. The man of 1000 faces in a film, Lon Chaney is here in a story full of Mystery. A surprise you can never guess - Swift Action -… Read more
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The Plough and the Stars: A Tragedy in Four Acts

by O'Casey, Sean

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Published
1932
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London: Samuel French Limited, 1932. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Acting edition. Original blue paper wraps, sewn and glued binding. 80 pp. Darkening to spine and edges of covers, creasing to corners and spine. Includes B&W illustration of stage direction.
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Mermaid: A Puppet Theatre in Motion

by Walsh, Alice

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2005
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Kentville, NS: Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2005. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover, in dust wrapper. 134 pp., [8 pp.]. [16] pp. B&W photo plates + [8] pp. colour photo plates. Some light chafing to dust wrapper, else fine. First established in response to the need for live drama in rural areas, Mermaid Theatre… Read more
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Thor, With Angels

by Fry, Christopher

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Published
1949
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Near Fine
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London: Oxford University Press, 1949. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 18mo. Third impression. Full red cloth, gold lettering to spine. 54 pp. Near fine. Bookplate to front pastedown. Interior clean. Dust jacket is age toned, bumped at extremities, a few small chips and short tears. "Thor, With Angels" was first performed, as the year's Canterbury Festival play,… Read more
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The Tallis Bag

by Winter, Jack

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Published
2012
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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[Ottawa]: Oberon Press, 2012. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. 177 pp. Bruising to spine foot, sticker ghost to rear, else fine. Jack Winter's play, Ten Lost Years, was one of the must successful in Canadian theatre history. Now he's written the story of his life as a playwright and a teacher in the Toronto… Read more
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Backstage at Stratford

by Ganong, Joan

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Longman's Canada Ltd, 1962. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED by author to title page. Full orange buckram. 198 pp. With twelve pages of B&W photos of the Festival's ninth season. Rubbing to spine ends and corners, small spot of wear to tail edge of rear board, slight sunning to spine. Dust jacket chipped… Read more
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OnStage at Glenn Gould Studio: Vol. 12, No. 6 December 2-13, 2003

by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

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Published
2003
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Fine
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Toronto: CBC Radio-Canada, 2003. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Orig. whte wrappers, 28pp. Illustrated. SIGNED on front wrapper by Gordon Pinsent. About fine. Canadian actor and director plays Al Purdy in the performance Al Purdy at the Quinte Hotel, which was performed on Tuesday December 9th, 2003.
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Dollars to Doughnuts: A Farce in Three Acts

by Hughes, Glenn

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Published
1934
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New York: Samuel French, 1934. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo. Original blue paper wraps. Stapled and glued binding. 88 p.p. B&W illustration of stage set up. Creasing to covers, sunning to spine. The Boland daughter, Caroline, is bringing a prospect home - George, who does not approve of wealth. So the servants are dismissed and they are supposed… Read more
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Adventures in The Skin Trade

by Thomas, Dylan; Sinclair, Andrew [stage adaptation]

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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1st American Edition
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New York: New Directions Books, 1968. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo (tall). Original red cloth, green lettering to spine. 94 p.p. Light rubbing to extremities, else fine. Dust jacket is price clipped and has small spot of wear to front joint, some light chafing, else fine.
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More Champagne Darling

by Crean, Patrick

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1981. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED and dated to title page. Original tan cloth. 365 p.p., [16] p.p. B&W photo plates. Some light edge wear, creasing to spine, small chip to spine head. Dust jacket bumped at extremities, chips to spine head, a few short tears. Paddy Crean has been described… Read more
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The Comedy of Bristo, or The Pimp (Comedia Do Fanchono Ou De Bristo)

by De Ferreira, Antonio; John R.C. Martyn [translator]

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Published
1990
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Ottawa: Dovehouse Editions, 1990. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Carleton Renaissance Plays in Translation 20. Soft cover. 126 p.p. The first English version of a 16th century play by Portuguese author and lawyer Antonio de Ferreira.
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Margaret Anglin: a Stage Life

by Le Vay, John

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Published
1989
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Toronto: Simon & Pierre, 1989. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. Orig. grey cloth, 326pp. Illustrated. Signed twice by author on title page and acknowledgements. Lightly bumped spine and small wear to foot of rear board, o/w very good in near fine d/w. Biography of one of Canada's premiere stage actresses (1876-1958) who performed in many notable plays from… Read more
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I Belong to the Stars

by Empry, Gino

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2002
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Oakville, Ontario: Mosaic Press, 2002. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8.5" x 9.75" SIGNED with inscription from author to title page. Soft cover. x, 207 p.p. B&W photos in-text throughout. Gino Empry has been at the center of the entertainment world in North America for over three decades. He has known and worked with them all...from Frank Sinatra to… Read more
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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1975. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Original cloth boards. xvii, 158 p.p. Light foxing to top edge. Dust jacket slight darkened at spine, short tear to foot of rear joint, a few small spots of wear. The seven essays in this volume were originally given as papers at the Fifth International Conference on… Read more
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L'Oracolo: A Music Drama in One Act

by Leoni, Franco [composer]

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Published
1977
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New York: London Records Incorporated, 1977. Very Good. 6.75" x 9" Two cassette tapes in pictorial case, with staple-bound pamphlet. Facing Italian and English libretto. B&W photos. Based on "The Cat and the Cherub of C.B. Fernauld" by Camillo Zanoni. Produced for the first time at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, on Wednesday, June 28th, 1905. Recorded July… Read more
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The School for Scandal

by Brinsley Sheridan, Richard

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Published
1961
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San Francisco, California: Chandler Publishing Company, 1961. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo (tall). Chandler Editions in Drama. Soft cover, stapled binding. xv, 87 p.p. Bumping to corners, creasing to lower corner of front cover, wear to spine and light chafing to covers, a few small damp stains to head of front cover. Stamp to head of half-title. A… Read more
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The Art of Stage Dancing

by Wayburn, Ned

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Published
1980
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New York: Belvedere Publishers, 1980. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Soft cover. B&W illustrations. 326 p.p. Some light bumping to extremities and scuffing to spine, light creasing to rear. Blue scuff to tail edge of text block. Gift inscription to ffep. Ned Wayburn, the personification of the theater of music and dance in the early decades of the… Read more
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