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Instant Songwriting: Musical Improv from Dunce to Diva Part 4 (Diva Level)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Composition, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This is the fourth and final part to Instant Songwriting - the ultimate how-to book for musical improvisers and an excellent resource for songwriters. Nancy Howland Walker guides you with clear, logical and fun step-by-step exercises, from the very basics of putting a song together, to highly advanced song techniques. Musical tracks accompany each exercise so you can practice and master each step.
Filmmaking, the Hard Way
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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A cynical case study of the feature film production of All God’s Creatures written by multi-hyphenate writer/producer/director/actor Josh Folan, "Filmmaking, the Hard Way" puts low budget filmmaking under the microscope by analyzing the process of making a film from top to bottom with an honesty and transparency rarely found in writings of its kind.
Add Catalyst: Telesymbol Movement for Peace
Price: $11.50 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
"The manifestation of a universal language of peace has arrived: An idea whose time has come. Move ahead with confidence, hope and in peace as you're enthralled in this fascinating story." -B. Gallagher, of Belfast, No.Ireland, Chartered Engineer, London, U.K. and Galway, Ireland. In 1957 Tammy Narena Ressman created a gestural language and a curriculum for peace-making that was ahead of its time.
101 Movies About Women Directed By Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Women want to watch movies that appeal to their sensibilities. This book helps find movies that will deliver. There aren't enough movies about women/women's issues coming out of Hollywood and even fewer feature films directed by women. But there are quite a few available if you look beyond the current fare in the theaters. Find entertaining films and support women directors with this book.
On Low Budget Film Making,Digital Film Making Interviews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,070. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
An digital film making manual that feature many inspirational interviews with today's hardest working young indie film makers conducted during production of their latest films. Also included is basic advice on every aspect of film making from fund raising to lighting to selecting the right digital camera for the job.
Reclaimed Innocence - Innersense Reclaimed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Caroline Carey's poetic and meditative guide to your inner-sense. This book also continues her story from Ms'Guided Angel and shows her emergence as a shamanic teacher.
Tango Argentino: A Pocket 'Breviary' For Its Dancers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In this book, we discover the code of honor of the 'portenos' dancers of the Tango Milonguero, who have remained 'uncontaminated' by the tourism surrounding the Tango, the major part of whom are more or less 70-80 years old. Their behavior reflects concepts that were already spoken of in ancient China!
The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teen Actors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
He’s been called one of the most inspired acting teachers of our time. His internationally acclaimed series of books on The Sanford Meisner Approach have transformed acting programs around the globe. His work as an actor has won him awards around the country. And now, in his most revolutionary book yet, The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teens and Their Teachers.
Frozen Dance and Movement Activities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
14 Dance and Movement Activities inspired by the movie “Frozen.” Use in dance classes, workshops, camps, PE class or incorporate in your other lesson plans. Most activities are for ages 4-8, though some can be made easier or more challenging for other ages. Appropriate for both boys and girls.
Screenwriting Down to the Atoms: Digging Deeper into the Craft of Cinematic Storytelling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Screenwriting Down to the Atoms" represents the next generation of screenwriting guides. Using fresh approaches and new discoveries, "Atoms" looks closer and digs deeper to explore concepts in greater detail while pushing thought further with new, never before seen methods. Atoms allows readers to fully grasp the art of storytelling and execute it like never before.
Cult movies. Películas para llevarse al infierno
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2013 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Como el subtítulo indica, estamos ante un catálogo de películas «para llevarse al infierno», cintas anómalas, hipnóticas, desasosegantes; films que sacuden al espectador por lo extraño, por lo insólito, por lo novedoso e incluso por lo insospechado.
Vertigo: the Making of Hitchcock Classic Special Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Special edition of the the bestselling Vertigo: The Making of a Hitchcock Classic. The new e-text has images, a new preface and additional commentary on Vertigo's selection as the Best Film Ever Made by the BFI's Sight and Sound.
La Cage aux Folles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
An essay on the Filipe LaFeria production of the play "La Cage aux Folles". This visual essay isn’t so much about the tale, more on how it is told. On what is beyond the story. Who tells it and is behind the character. How the show is set, what is done to create the moment. But, above all, is on the hidden world that repeats itself every time the story is told.
The iPhone Documentary Filmmaking - Handbook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever had a great idea for a documentary, but just found it to pricey for equipment and crew? This handbook will help you realize the power of the iPhone and how you shoot amazing video and audio really cheap and with amazing quality. There's no need anymore for expensive and heavy equipment. Shoot your iPhone Documentary today!
Letras de Tango
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Letras de Tango di Ivana Brigliadori è un’opera che colpisce,stupisce, commuove e scandalizza, che si legge come fosse un racconto e si ascolta come fosse musica, poesia, canzone: tutto questo “insieme” è dato dagli umori e dalle suggestioni di un’ispirazione (viene da pensare) trascinante, inebriante come il vino che scorre in queste pagine e che finisce per ubriacare perfino il lettore.
Acting
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Renowned Talent Agent Peter Everhart writes about the craft of acting. Peter Everhart gives insight into the methods, techniques, and skills it takes to be an actor. He gives several tips and advice on how to make it in the Entertainment industry.
How To Be The Next Top Model: Confession of a Professional Modeling Instructor
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
Wondering what it takes to be the next Tyra Banks, or Claudia Schiffer? "How To Be The Next Top Model" will teach you how to network, put together a portfolio, book shoots, get signed with an illustrious agency-everything to propel yourself to be the next top model. You won't find fluff in this book, only words of wisdom from my years of experience as a professional model and modeling instructor.
Letras de cine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Este libro incluye catorce ensayos que describen catorce modos de observar el mundo y entender el cine, catorce estilos de contar un fragmento de existencia, catorce obras cinematográficas que han modificado el desarrollo de ese organismo que llamamos séptimo arte.
The Other Art: Theater Skills to Help Every Child (School Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In this easy DIY manual, teachers with little to no theater experience can teach theater skills to their students that boost esteem, confidence, and creativity. This step-by-step school edition was designed with teachers in mind. Each lesson has two short activities, an enrichment game and a true story of children in theater. Just open the book and begin!
Voice Over Agencies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Get Creative, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Whether you're just starting out as a voice over actor or are looking for new representation, you'll need an updated list of agencies. "Voice Over Agencies" contains a comprehensive listing of agencies in the United States that represent voice talent, from commercial voice over to animation to general voice over work.