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BULib New Materials Theatre Arts

Theatre in education in Britain : origins, development and influence

Theatre and learning

Drama and theatre in Nigeria : a critical source book

Performing the nation in global Korea : transnational theatre

Culture is the body : the theatre writings of Tadashi Suzuki

Badal Sircar : towards a theatre of conscience

Gender, culture and performance : Marathi theatre and cinema before independence

Staging China : new theatres in the twenty-first century

Routledge handbook of Asian theatre

Jerzy Grotowski's journeys to the East

Aesthetics of absence : texts on theatre

Seeing Sarah Bernhardt : performance and silent film

Acting up : staging the subject in Enlightenment France

Other people's shoes : thoughts on acting

The collected letters of Ellen Terry

Our time of day : my life with Corin Redgrave

Joan Littlewood : dreams and realities: the official biography

Knightstone : the story of Weston-super-Mare's 'island' theatre

Child labor in the British Victorian entertainment industry : 1875-1914

Staging the Peninsular War : English theatres, 1807-1815

The time-traveller's guide to British theatre : the first four hundred years

A practical guide to ensemble devising

My first hundred years in show business

Noel, Tallulah, Cole, and me : a memoir of Broadway's golden age

W.C. Fields from burlesque and vaudeville to Broadway : becoming a comedian

American tragedian : the life of Edwin Booth

Entertaining women : actresses, dancers, and singers in the Old West

Kitchen sink realisms : domestic labor, dining, and drama in American theatre

A theatre history of Marion, Ohio : John Eberson's Palace & beyond

Stars over Texas

Stages of struggle and celebration : a production history of Black theatre in Texas

The actors' crucible : Port Talbot and the making of Burton, Hopkins, Sheen and all the others

Modernist and avant-garde performance : an introduction

Tips for actors

Essentials of period style : a sourcebook for stage and production designers

Spectacular! : stage design

So you want to be a theatre designer?

Contemporary American monologues for women

Encountering texts : the Multicultural Theatre Project and "minority" literature

The improv book : improvisation for theatre, comedy, education and life

The comedy improv handbook : a comprehensive guide to university improvisational comedy in theatre and performance

The improvisation book : how to conduct successful improvisation sessions

Stage combat arts : an integrated approach to acting, voice and text work + video

Shakespeare monologues for young women

Shakespeare monologues for young men

Theatrical makeup : basic application techniques

Building a character

Method acting and its discontents : on American psycho-drama

Essential acting : a practical handbook for actors, teachers and directors

Theater for beginners

Performing story on the contemporary stage

An actor's companion : tools for the working actor

The actor training reader

The outstanding actor : seven keys to success

The actor's business plan : a career guide for the acting life

The technical director's toolkit : process, forms, and philosophies for successful technical direction

The director's vision : play direction from analysis to production

Art and conscientization : forum theatre in Uganda, Rwanda, DR Congo, and South Sudan

Global insights on theatre censorship

The performance studies reader

Performance and the medical body

Time and place are nonsense : the films of Seijun Suzuki

Ousmane Sembene : writer, filmmaker, and revolutionary artist

Ozu international : essays on the global influences of a Japanese auteur

The persona of Ingmar Bergman : conquering demons through film

Klein, Sartre and imagination in the films of Ingmar Bergman

An actor's guide : your first year in Hollywood

Auditioning for film and television : secrets from a casting director


Film light : meaning and emotion

Adaptations : some journeys from words to visuals

Recording voiceover : the spoken word in media

Etienne Decroux and his theatre laboratory

The prettiest girl on stage is a man : race and gender benders in American vaudeville

Goddess of love incarnate : the life of stripteuse Lili St. Cyr

The Cambridge introduction to theatre and literature of the absurd

The reinvention of theatre in sixteenth-century Europe : traditions, texts and performance

Dramaturging personal narratives : who am I and where is here?

How I did it : establishing a playwriting career

So you want to be a playwright? : how to write a play and get it produced

Dramaturgy in the making : a user's guide for theatre practitioners

The creative spirit : an introduction to theatre

Performances of capitalism, crises and resistance : inside/outside Europe

Reading contemporary performance : theatricality across genres

Theatrical jazz : performance, Ase, and the power of the present moment

Collaboration in performance practice : premises, workings and failures

Performing digital : multiple perspectives on a living archive