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То был мой театр
Price: Free! Words: 57,820. Language: Russian. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Это - книга, написанная "в стол" в 1984-85 гг. без надежд на скорое издание. Книга - о Театре на Таганке и о времени, не столь уж далёком, с его приметами и привязанностями, верой и безверием. Это - книга любви к тем, кому она посвящена, и книга грусти, причины для которой "очень даже есть", как пел Владимир Высоцкий. Автор книги - журналист, поэт и, по его словам, человек, "отравленный" Таганкой.
Swords & Fists
Series: Out of Harm's Way, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Visual & Performing Arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A manual for instructors of stage combat and serious students. Includes 435 exercises for class use, along with terms, photos and drawings, sample tests, and tips for teaching. The manual is a complement to the three books of the OUT OF HARM'S WAY series: Modern Fighting for Stage and Screen, Sword Dueling for Stage and Screen, and Medieval and Fantasy Fighting for Stage and Screen.
Wish (Indigo Ballet Series #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
I have to escape. My mother is driving me crazy. For Indigo Stevens, ballet classes at Miss Roberta’s ballet studio offer the stability that's missing from her crazy home life. She hopes this is the year she'll be accepted into the New York School of Ballet. As life at home becomes more erratic, Indigo fights to maintain balance, ignore Jesse Sanders and his dimples, and turn trials into triumph.
Viva il Cabaret
Price: Free! Words: 35,250. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Italian Cabaret like Il Bagaglino, Il Giardino dei Supplizi, La Porta infame, in hot year of our history. La storia di cabaret italiani come il Bagaglino, il Giardino dei Supplizi, La porta infame negli anni caldi della nostra storia.
On Making A Found Footage Film
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
After almost two decades the first guide dedicated solely to the making of a found-footage film has arrived. In this book you will be offered clear advice on how to write, direct and produce a quality found footage film. Advice coming from over half a dozen young film makers who are in post production of their films as this book is being published.
I Wanted to Dance - Carlos Gavito: Life, Passion and Tango
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: American English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
CARLOS EDUARDO GAVITO (4/27/1943 – 7/1/2005) was born in La Plata, Argentina. He spent his youth in the barrio of Avellaneda (to the south of Greater Buenos Aires) and the rest of his life circling the globe. He began dancing not too long after he started to walk, and then there was no stopping him: tango, rock, folklore, Latin rhythms, swing. On stage and off, there was no dance he didn’t try.
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Stories From The Ballet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Step in to a world of medieval knights, mischievous fairies and beautiful bayaderes with this book of stories from eleven of the worlds favorite ballets.These timeless ballet favorites will ignite your imagination and give you a better understanding of the story and characters for the next time you see your favorite ballet on the stage. Stories Include: Swan Lake, Romeo & Juliet and more!
More Than Just a Voice: The REAL Secret to Voiceover Success
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 38,700. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Renowned voiceover actor Dave Courvoisier wrote "More Than Just a Voice: The REAL Secret to Voiceover Success" as a road map & survival guide for voice actors. Voice artists must be equally adept at audio engineering, marketing, social media, & accounting. If seeking info on a voiceover career or needing refreshers on latest techniques and trends, "More Than Just a Voice" is the perfect answer.
Letras de Tango
Price: $5.99 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.
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.
From Page to Stage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
With nearly fifty years' experience of amateur theatre as director, performer and critic, Andrew Ings shares his insights and expertise into the difficulties, rewards and pleasures of this truly British pastime.
Knowledge - The Urban Skillz Dictionary
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by mach-mir-ein-ebook.de. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
What’s a ‘Swipe, Downrock or Scribble Foot’? Who was Rubberband Man and what did he contribute to the ‘Uprocking’ form of Urban Dance? From the outside looking in, Urban Dance and culture can seem like a big mystery, but the only thing you need to know to unlock the mystery is KNOWLEDGE. KNOWLEDGE: The Urban Skillz Dictionary is packed full of explanations, definitions and background information.
Reel Roy Reviews, Vol. 1: Keepin' It Real
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 45,140. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Reel Roy Reviews, Vol. 1: Keepin' It Real is a compilation of essays composed in tribute to (and sometimes frustration with) the art-form known as "cinema" —with a few theatre, music, and concert analyses thrown in for good measure.
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.
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.
El cine, decima musa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,250. Language: Spanish. Published: November 17, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Alejo Carpentier fue un testigo de excepcion en cuanto a como el cinematografico se afianzo como espectaculo en los inicios del siglo XX. Por ofrecer un testimonio excepcional de un receptor privilegiado que observó sus posibilidades estéticas, sus potencialidades técnicas o sus derivaciones sociológicas, compilamos estos textos, que el lector de nuestros días disfrutará gratamente.
Head First Acting - A Commonsense Technique for Young Actors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A book on acting craft that explains basic technique with clarity, specificity, and humor while offering the largest, most effective step-by-step collection of sure-fire acting games and exercises available. Head First Acting will have an immediate impact on high-school drama students' rehearsal and performance levels.
Medieval and Fantasy Fighting for Stage and Screen
Series: Out of Harm's Way, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Visual & Performing Arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Technique and choreography for broadswords, quarterstaves, and other medieval and fantasy weapons.
Learning Lines? A Practical Guide for Drama Students and Aspiring Actors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
If you've ever thought there must be a more stimulating and effective way of learning lines than simply rote-learning, then this is the book for you. If you're an aspiring actor or drama student the book will be particularly useful but it should also interest those who intend to write and direct and readers who are interested in literature and the drama.
The Theatrical Image by Clay and Krempel
Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Cynthia Joyce Clay. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The e-book of the classic "The Theatrical Image". A unique volume entirely devoted to "interpretative invention" for the dramatic arts. Dealing with the theater and filmed versions of plays, it concentrates on finding the implied intention of each play, and how to design, direct and act that intent. Originally published by McGraw-Hill in 1967.