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An Actor Prepares

An Actor Prepares

by Constantin Stanislavski

An Actor Prepares was first published in 1936 and is the first volume of the translations of Constantin Stanislavski's books on acting, which were published as a trilogy in English, though originally meant to be published as two books in Russia. "An Actor Prepares" was initially meant to be the first half of a volume on the inner preparation of an actor, while the second half (later published in English as "Building a Character") was meant to cover the outside work on the actor.
Audition

Audition

by Michael Shurtleff

Besides working as a casting director with Joshua Logan, Bob Fosse, Tom O’Horgan, Mike Nichols, Jerome Robbins, Gower Champion, Stuart Ostrow, David Merrick, and others, Michael Shurtleff still finds time to write plays and novels, direct films, teach his famous auditioning course, and regularly see at least a dozen plays and films every week. He does as he advises his readers: “Everyday learn. Learn enough so you can do good theater.”
M Butterfly

M Butterfly

by David Henry Hwang

Based on a true story that stunned the world, M. Butterfly opens in the cramped prison cell where diplomat Rene Gallimard is being held captive by the French government—and by his own illusions. In the darkness of his cell he recalls a time when desire seemed to give him wings. A time when Song Liling, the beautiful Chinese diva, touched him with a love as vivid, as seductive—and as elusive—as a butterfly.How could he have known, then, that his ideal woman was, in fact, a spy for the Chinese... Read more
Anatomy Of Movement

Anatomy Of Movement

by Blandine Calais-Germain

"Originally published as Anatomie pour le movement, Editions Desiris (France), 1985. Revised in 1991 and 1999."
Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

by Elizabeth Taylor

Film History

Film History

by Kristin Thompson

Story

Story

by Robert McKee

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Moonwalk

by Michael Jackson

MICHAEL JACKSON was the undisputed King of Pop and has been called "the greatest entertainer who ever lived."SHAYE AREHEART was, along with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Michael Jackson's original editor.
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Man In Black

by Johnny Cash

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The Making Of "The African Queen

by Katharine Hepburn

Performing Arts Books & Ephemera

Merman

Merman

by Merman, Ethel With Eells, George

More Zoo Ways

More Zoo Ways

by Gillespie, T H

The Ballerina

The Ballerina

by Montague, Sarah

Goma

Goma

by Lang, Ernst M

The Fabulous Showman

The Fabulous Showman

by Wallace, Irving

British Theatre

British Theatre

by Noble, Peter

Struggles and Triumphs

Struggles and Triumphs

by Barnum, P T

A Knight At the Opera

A Knight At the Opera

by Bing, Sir Rudolf

India Song

India Song

by Duras, Marguerite

My Wild Life

My Wild Life

by Chipperfield, Jimmy