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The Stage & Street Hypnosis Handbook
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 84,410. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Hypnotism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Learn how to perform stage & street hypnosis with confidence, using this book. Rory Z covers all you need to know to start performing with comedy hypnosis!
The Untold Stories of Broadway, Volume 1
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 191,190. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Dress Circle Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
From opening nights to closing nights. From Broadway debuts to landmark productions. Score a front row seat to hear hundreds of stories about the most important stages in the world, seen through the eyes of the producers, actors, stage hands, writers, musicians, company managers, dressers, designers, directors, ushers, and door men who bring Broadway to life each night.
Audition for Your Career, Not the Job: Mastering the On-camera Audition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,570. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A complete guide for actors on how to craft auditions for film and TV, from Los Angeles-based master acting coach Tim Phillips, creator of the Sherlock Holmesing the Text® method.
How To Be A Working Comic: An Insider's Business Guide To A Career In Stand-Up Comedy - Revisited, Revised & Revamped
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The classic business book on stand-up comedy is back - revisited, revised and revamped. Considered "The Guidebook" by many aspiring and working comics, Dave Schwensen shares more insider advice than any other manual. Adding to the author's behind the scenes expertise are insightful and advice filled interviews with proven comedy talents and industry insiders.
Don't Wear Shorts on Stage...The Stand-up Guide to Comedy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The previously unwritten rules of stand-up comedy are now explained for anyone wanting to make money in the business. It also gives comedy fans an inside look on what the lifestyle is really like.
Taming Lil' Mo (Next Level Publishing Presents)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 60,050. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by nextlevelpublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Taming Lil' Mo is a part memoir and part tell-all book that uncovers the provocative life of one of the industry's most successful artists. It's the ultimate backstage pass that exposes the dark side to the Christian girl's story. The dramatic pages are filled with wild relationships, lies, religion and family.
The Hollywood Pitching Bible 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book breaks down the process of pitching movies and television step by step. From choosing the right idea, to selling it in the room, the authors tell you how it’s done in clear language, suitable for the beginner or the seasoned Hollywood professional. Written by a screenwriter and a producer with decades of combined experience working in Hollywood as buyers, sellers and teachers.
A Story is a Promise & The Spirit of Storytelling
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A Story is a Promise offers writers a way to understand how popular novels, movies, and plays became successful stories. For writers considering self-publishing, this writing workbook offers techniques for revising a manuscript to achieve its full potential. For writers who feel 'stuck', this book offers insight into how that happens and what can be done about it.
Radio Pro
Price: $14.40 $7.00 USD. (51% off until April 11!) Words: 308,080. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Containing 736 pages with hundreds of photos, Radio Pro is enlightening, informative and thought provoking for both the radio student and those interested in being a radio personality.
Is This Legal?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,290. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
IS THIS LEGAL? is the story of how the UFC came to be. Art Davie, a huckster with a brainstorm, became the "pied piper" leading an unlikely group of martial artists, TV professionals, investors and fans on a quest to turn the martial arts into a big money sport. The first UFC event on November 12, 1993 spawned a new combat sport (MMA) that became huge worldwide.
Hollywood Mysteries
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A feast for western movie fans, this book looks at over 400 of the 2,000 DVDs on sale. In addition to detailed reviews of classics (The Big Country, Broken Arrow, The Searchers, Stagecoach, Shane, etc., the author focuses on William Boyd (the entire 66 Hopalong Cassidy series), John Wayne, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, Buck Jones and Alan Ladd. Finally, some of Hollywood's worst westerns are examined.
Your Band Is A Virus - Expanded Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition” is the bigger and better sequel to 2010's bestselling book "Your Band Is A Virus - Behind-the-Scenes & Viral Marketing for the Independent Musician". Almost double the size of it's predecessor, "Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition" is the ultimate music marketing guide for serious independent musicians and bands.
The Animated Marx Brothers
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Every animated appearance of a Marx brother - discoveries include the backstories of the studios, moviemakers, and stars, rare test drawings from the Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery, abandoned projects, connections, coincidences, and apocrypha.
Also Starring... Forty Biographical Essays on the Greatest Character Actors of Hollywood's Golden Era, 1930-1965
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 150,780. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In this book, readers will discover the unknown stories of Hollywood's greatest character actors and meet the men and women behind the characters they played onscreen.
Diana Ross Reflections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A legend, a trailblazer, pioneer, icon, there are so many words that can be used to describe Diana Ross but so little has been written in such detail on her extensive body of work. Until now. A true labour of love for this book, is an entertaining, and the ultimate, guide to the career of Miss Diana Ross
STEP RIGHT UP!...I'm Gonna Scare The Pants Off America
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Nostalgia vies with rollicking good fun in these anecdote-studded memoirs of legendary horror director William Castle. Remember the Lloyds of London life insurance policy that protected moviegoers if they were frightened to death by "Macabre"? Or the theatre seats that buzzed when "The Tingler" came on screen...and refunds for cowards who could not face the last terrifying minutes of "Homicidal"?
Great Cinema Detectives: Best Movies of Mystery, Suspense & Film Noir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
One of John Howard Reid's most informative and interesting books, this is an invaluable guide not only for film buffs, but for all admirers of cinema entertainments, whether they be movie fans or DVD collectors. True, you may not agree with some of JHR's comments, but that is the beauty of these books. They give readers something to think about. And you may be alerted to buy DVDs of many movies.
Dark Visions: Conversations with the Masters of the Horror Film
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Finalist for the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in Non-Fiction The lights dim. The giant screen flickers. And suddenly our most gruesome and ghastly nightmares come to blood-chilling life before our eyes. From filmmakers whose macabre images haunt our dreams to actors and make-up artists who conspire to create monsters, twenty-two brilliant purveyors usher us into their unique world.
Reflection on the Looking Glass (Thoughts on being an Actor in our Times)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Reflection on the Looking Glass, (Thoughts on being an Actor in our times). In a jaunty ride through the world of acting, Peter James Haworth, actor/director/teacher brings his years of experience to vivid life in Reflection on the Looking Glass. He hones in on the essentials of storytelling, and makes the case that to give drama its true power the actor "needs to get out of the way."

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