Books tagged: theatre arts

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A Hard Lesson The Screenplay
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Drama
A teacher takes on the pupil from hell only to learn what treachery means. A screenplay adapted from the novel of the same name telling the story of a tenacious teacher who takes on the pupil from hell. She grows torn between obligation and what her student might be. A thriller with sexual chemistry at its core, formatted for ereaders.
Danny boy Stories--Limelight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
There was no witness protection program in the late 1950’s, but there were those who certainly needed protection. “Limelight” is the story about just such a situation. Another "Short Story for Busy People."
ActingSmarts Reviews Local and Regional Theatre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Why should we review local and regional professional theatres at all? After all it's just an opinion. But it should be an educated one, and this book shows by example reviewing at its constructive best. What makes a good critic or reviewer? Aren't they the same thing? Check it out here for yourself.
Shakespeare for Reader's Theatre, Volume 1: Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Night's Dream
Series: Shakespeare for Readers' Theatre, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare
Shakespeare for Readers’ Theatre is a Readers’ Theatre collection of three of Shakespeare’s most beloved plays in abridged form.
Angels Unawares
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Creative Print Publishing Ltd. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
David Ivor Davies, aka Ivor Novello, the protagonist of the play in this volume, was one of the first among the angels of the British theatre. He wrote the defining song of the First World War, 'Keep the Home Fires Burning' and after the Second World War, one of the most nostalgic, 'We'll Gather Lilacs.' He wrote hundreds of memorable melodies as well as being a highly gifted director, film....
Black Book on the Welsh Theatre (The early years 1947 - 1995)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Creative Print Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Nobody has fought harder for a dignified, lively and honourable theatre in Wales than Dedwydd Jones, the author of this angry book. As playwright, as polemicist, as irrepressible arguer, he has himself been a living exemplar of what a theatrical tradition ought to be. His opponents have been varied and many, but in particular he has always tilted his lance against the bureaucratic pillars....
Daughters of Judah-A Dramatic Musical
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Daughters of Judah vividly brings to life the stories of eight women of the Bible through riveting story, song and dance. Whether enjoyed as a theatrical production, used for group discussion , or simply for the pleasure of a good read, it is sure to entertain and inspire.
Los Fragmentos de Vidrio
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Un texto capaz de provocar la risa y compasión. Un texto de aliento, como el último respiro antes del buceo.
Amina
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Australian & Oceanian
'Amina' is a ten minute play script. A tragedy. Three characters (2m/1f). One or some of the characters are ghosts. The audience will not know who is alive, and who is not until the end. The piece is set in 1980s Lebanon, during the long civil war, in the basement of an apartment building that has collapsed due to bombing. Khalil says he has come from the future, in a near-death, drug induced sp
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."