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Baldoyle Musical Society - 40th Anniversary Book by Michael J. Hurley
Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book is the story of a highly successful and resilient amateur musical society based in the village of Baldoyle, Dublin, Ireland. The group produce a traditional pantomime and a full musical each year. This book which is generously illustrated tells the story of the society from 1972 to 2012.
Mechanical Acting: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A mechanical set of techniques to develop acting skills. Pace dialog to script, sing, dance and play, impersonate and play to the player.
Bodhidharmar Muthal Jamesbond Varai by Aravindh Sachidanandam
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: Tamil. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
இவை வெறும் திரைப்பட விமர்சனங்களன்று. உலகத் திரைப்படங்களைப் பற்றி ஆழ்ந்த புரிதல் கொண்ட ஒரு ரசிகனின் கருத்துக்கள். விமர்சனங்களினூடே திரைக்கதை உத்திகள், சினிமாவைப் பற்றி ஒரு சராசரி ரசிகனுக்கு இருக்க வேண்டிய புரிதல்கள், எந்த வகையான சினிமாவை ஏற்றுக்கொள்வது, எந்த வகையான சினிமாவை நிராகரிப்பது போன்ற கருத்துக்கள், என பல்வேறு விடயங்கள் இதில் விவாதிக்கப்பட்டுள்ளன.
seriell! Das Basisprinzip der modernen Moderne by Christian Blümelhuber
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: German. Published: November 8, 2010 by Parodos Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / industrial, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
»Die Mechanik des Seriellen ist die logische (und auch empirische) Antwort auf die Regeln unserer Zeit.« Moderne und Postmoderne liegen hinter uns und wir leben nun im Zeitalter einer flüchtigen, stabilen »modernen Moderne«. Christian Blümelhuber entschlüsselt den Basis-Code unseres Zeitalters als serielles Prinzip.
Acting: From First Audition to Final Bow by Bruce Carroll
You set the price! Words: 11,200. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts(4.50 from 2 reviews)
If you are a beginning actor, this is the book for you! Written by a theatrical director, Acting: From First Audition to Final Bow includes links to free online resources and exercises so you can hone your acting skills. The advice and tips herein will give you a distinct advantage over other beginning actors. Auditions, memorizing lines, navigating a stage, character development are all covered.
How to Teach a Belly Dance Fitness Class by Katayoun Hutson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
If you enjoy sharing the beauty, joy and empowerment of belly dance with others, this book will guide you through Katayoun's tried and true format of teaching belly dance for fun and fitness, while honoring the cultural roots and complexity of the art. Learn from a master teacher with over 20 years experience as a performing artist, professional dancer and career educator.
Portrait Photography: Learn to Shoot Portraits That Make You Look Like a Model in a Few Easy Steps! by Joseph Scolden
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!
Make Yourself Famous by Martin Bentsen, Jr
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Are you an actor just getting started in the entertainment industry, but you have no idea where to go or what to do? "Make Yourself Famous" helps jump start your career with 40 excellent self-promotion strategies.
Photography Business: How You Can Easily Make Money Online Selling Your Photographs by Joseph Scolden
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!
The Other Art: Theater Skills to Help Every Child (Home Edition) by Marian Scadden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In this easy DIY theater manual, parents, grandparents & others can enrich a child's life with theater skills that boost esteem, confidence, and creativity. This step-by-step home edition was designed for an adult and child - or a few children - to enjoy together. Each lesson has two short activities, an enrichment game and a true story of children in theater. Just open the book and begin!
Scroll Paintings of India by Chitra Balasubramaniam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Art
This book covers four scroll paintings from India - Phad from Rajasthan, Pata painting from Bengal, Cherial painting from Andhra Pradesh and Chitrakathi from Maharashtra. The paintings can be called folk art, tribal art or simply scroll which aided story tellers. Today many of these paintings are drawn on canvas to decorate homes and are a collector's item.
The Screenwriter's Way: Master the Craft, Free the Art by Brian Craft
Series: The Screenwriter's Way. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
THE SCREENWRITERS WAY is for writers that want to take action and get writing NOW! Designed by a working Hollywood screenwriter, this breakthrough guide empowers you to successfully tackle the hundreds of choices you will face in every act, on every page, in every scene. THE SCREENWRITERS WAY Master the craft. Free the art. Sell your script!
Tango Argentino - Un Piccolo Breviario per i suoi Ballerini by Patricia Müller
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2013 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In questo libro scopriamo il codice d'onore dei ballerini porteños del Tango Milonguero, non contaminati dal turismo del Tango, la cui età si aggira intorno ai 70-80 anni. Il loro comportamento rispecchia i concetti di cui si parlava già nell'antica Cina! Scopriamoli insieme seguendo le orme del saggio Lao Tse e de Viejos Milongueros. Rimarrete sicuramente sorpresi!
How To Do Impressions: Everything You Need To Know to Be An Impression God So You Can Rock The House! by Tony Scarpelos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether your goal is to entertain thousands, spoof your co-workers, or tell entertaining stories at happy hour, YOU can learn the Art of Duplication and do great Impressions. These easy-to-follow instructions, unique insights and industry secrets from professionally trained actor, voice artist and popular impressionist Tony Scarpelos are sure to unleash your inner performer!
Unfinished by Creative Music Guild
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Inspired by a riveting panel discussion with musicians & dance-makers on intersections between improvisation and composition at the 2013 Improvisation Summit of Portland, this book expands the conversation to 14 musicians and choreographers. Participants include: Linda Austin, John Butcher, Ben Goldberg, Buke and Gase, Tatsuya Nakatani and Nate Wooley.
Prasant Numberology by Prasant
Series: Vital Topics [Numerology]. Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A short journey through the concepts and methods of Prasant Numberology– the beginner’s guide.
Instant Songwriting:Musical Improv from Dunce to Diva Part 3 (Distinguished Level) by Nancy Howland Walker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Composition, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This is the third 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.
The Development of a Teleconferencing Game of Word Alchemy: Telesymbol Movement for Peace by Loanda Cullen
Price: $11.50 USD. Words: 9,720. 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
New York City Circus And Amusement Park Directory, 1930 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
My eBook is a useful directory of companies in the Circus and Amusement Park industry of Metropolitan New York City in 1930. The text can be used for ancestry research of deeds, defunct firms, family trees, maps, and urban studies. 1930 was the first full year of the Great Depression in the United States. Circus and Amusement Parks firms vied for what little most families spent on entertainment.
Tango Argentino: A Pocket 'Breviary' For Its Dancers by Patricia Müller
Price: $7.99 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!