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HOPE: Indigo Ballet Series, book #2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Perfection. Beauty. Pain. This is life for Indigo Stevens at the famed New York School of Ballet, where there’s no such thing as weakness or privacy and every movement is scrutinized and judged. Can she go for her dreams without losing herself?
Actor Being - A Role in Mankind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Essay » Sociology
The actor's spotlight is not the stage or the screen, but civilization itself.
Everything You Wanted to Know About Ballet But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: Free! Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Your burning ballet questions answered... • How do I become a professional ballet dancer? • What do ballerinas eat?or do they eat at all? • Are all men who wear tights gay? These are just a few of the questions you'll find answered here. Feel the pain of what it's like to wear pointe shoes, experience the terror of meeting hot, gun-toting guys while on tour with ballet companies in exotic, di
Marthe Regnier French Star of Mayerling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Marthe Regnier led a secret life in addition to having a very public career as an actress. She traveled to South America with her diplomat husband Murellini. I have a personally autographed photo of Regnier from Buenos Aires. Caught up in intrigue she carried a toxin to kill animals destined for service to the Allied cause in World War I. Marthe was the paramour of one of the Kaiser's officers.
Gladys Cooper English Actress
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Gladys Coopers' career spanned more than seven decades, involving her in stage productions, films and television. An outdoors type she enjoyed rowing and golf among other sports endeavors. Her sister Doris appeared with Gladys in Excelsior in the role of a maid. Cooper appeared in five films that were nominated for Best Picture. Among these were "Rebecca" (1940) and "My Fair Lady" (1964).
Edna Mae Pettie Theater Actress From Syracuse, New York
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
It is questionable as to which producer took more of a hand in promoting Edna May Pettie in her career. Oscar Hammerstein is credited with giving her her first break when she requested to be a part of his chorus. Then there was George W. Lederer who managed her in the U.S. before she left for Europe under the direction of Charles Frohman. Not a great talent, her primary asset was her genuineness.
Evie Greene Victorian Actress From Southampton, England
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Evie Greene was a talented star of comic opera who debuted a number of her English plays at venues in New York City in the early 20th century. Greene was a beautiful woman and her voice and acting were renowned worldwide wherever she performed. My work is researched from newspaper accounts of the era along with contemporary books that discuss Evie, her life and great talent.
Think Big (Money) for Live Musicians, Performers & Entertainers
Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
"Think BIG (Money) is a small but powerful business and marketing book for musicians, comedians, variety artists and performers that will change how you think about generating your income as a live entertainer. It will transform your mindset from being a gig-to-gig entertainer to developing into a business-oriented creative entrepreneur.
When the Hannibal speaks, the lambs won't be silent: Contemplative quotes by Anthony Hopkins
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 by UdhishtaBharata. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The book showcases 233 quotations of Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, one of the greatest living actor with around 50 year long film career and many international awards in his name. Some of them are motivational and the book includes a few of his famous movie quotes too. Read through this book and discover whether the lambs are silent...
The Sleaze Merchants: Adventures in Exploitation Filmmaking from the ’50s to the ’90s
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Now it can be told—here are the true stories of fifteen fearless filmmakers who defied the system…and won! This incredible book documents the real stories of Hollywood's true giants, the pioneers and crazed visionaries, the cinematic sorcerers without any scruples: magnificent men like Sam Katzman, Jim Wynorski, Fred Olen Ray, Jess Franco, and Edward D. Wood, Jr.
Portrait Photography: Learn to Shoot Portraits That Make You Look Like a Model in a Few Easy Steps!
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Inside You’ll Discover… - Tips, tricks and techniques that you can use immediately to improve your portraits - Camera settings that the pro’s use - Step instructions on how to pose your subjects to get the most sought after and in demand portraits - AND MUCH, MUCH MORE! So what the heck are you waiting for? SMASH that DOWNLOAD button and start taking amazing portraits!
Photography Business: How You Can Easily Make Money Online Selling Your Photographs
Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Most photographers doubt is they can make money with photographs that are sitting idly on their hard disks. The good news is that you can actually do it and start making money right away. This book is all you need to get started with your journey of becoming your own boss and potentially starting bigger photography ventures. Join thousands of successful photographers who selling their photographs!
How to Learn to Dance in Colombia
Price: Free! Words: 22,720. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Thinking of going dancing in Colombia? Why be the foreigner watching dejectedly from the sidelines, when you can be up there shaking your stuff and having fun with the locals? Buy this guide and be ahead of the game.
Claudia Jennings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Claudia Jennings is perhaps the most recognizable Playmate, aside from one, i.e. Marilyn Monroe to appear in films. Victoria Vetri was another. Jennings untimely death, at 29, occurred only months before she would have turned 30. Some critics believe she was limited as an actress. Yet a New York Magazine writer praised her "fully clothed" acting in the off Broadway production of Dark of the Moon.
Drama Games & Workshop Ideas
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
From the man who has played them all, take inspiration from the examples and tips Liam gives to enhance any Drama inspired group to further their confidence and ability. Plain and simple, this book makes drama classes fun, innovative and adventurous for the imagination.
Connie Kreski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A native of Wyandotte, Michigan Connie Kreski was discovered by a Playboy photographer when she went to a University of Michigan football game with a doctor she was dating. Before this she had finished Mercy College and was working in a psychiatric hospital near Detroit. I researched my e-book from numerous clippings of interviews given by Connie Kreski as well as books that mentioned her.
Movie Outlaw
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 140,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
From filmmaker and journalist Mike Watt comes a new collection of essays focusing on more than 70 "underseen" films. These include "lost" films like Johnny Depp's directorial debut, "The Brave"; "Don's Plum", the film that Leo DiCaprio sued to hide from the public; Mauritzio Nichetti's sexy live-action/animated comedy "Volere Volare"; "The Ghastly Love of Johnny X", the last 35mm b&w sf musical!
Josephine Baker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Josephine Baker was exiled from Paris after making a critical comment about a Nazi official's pet cheetah. In south France she found herself without an alternative until she wired a friend in Paris to send her a lucky rabbit's foot that she had kept from her time in New York City. Her luck changed soon after the talisman was returned. My e-book was researched from newspapers of the 20th century.
Movie Outlaw Rides Again!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 193,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
From filmmaker and journalist Mike Watt comes a the long-awaited SEQUEL to the beloved Movie Outlaw collection. Brand new collection of essays focusing on another 70 "undeservedly underseen" films, such as, "Crazy Moon" starring a Keifer Sutherland; the hilarious "Frankenhooker"; "Jane White is Sick and Twisted"; Terry Southern's "The Magic Christian", "Nightbreed", "Cafe Flesh", and more!
Lightfoot Dancing: An Australian-Indian Affair
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,920. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
With echoes of 'Heat and Dust' the author goes in search of her Aunt Louise’s life in British-Raj India. The love affair she finds is a deep enduring connection with Indian classical dance, and how Louise Lightfoot led a romantic, remarkable and truly independent life to promote Indian dance world-wide. A true story, it is part biography, part dance history, part inter-generational memoir.