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Religions of Star Trek



Ross S Kraemer; William Cassidy; Susan L Schwartz


Westview 2001
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Comedy Rules


From the Cambridge Footlights to Yes Prime Minister

Jonathan Lynn


Faber 2012
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Theatre director, film director, producer, actor and award-winning co-writer of Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister, Jonathan Lynn has been making peoTheatre director, film director, producer, actor and award-winning co-writer of Yes Minister and Yes Prime Minister, Jonathan Lynn has been making people laugh since his 'funny turn with Eric' (Idle) while they were both students at Cambridge. His 150 rules of comedy are both memoir and masterclass, full of hilarious anecdotes and a must-read for any aspiring comedy writer. ...more
 

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The Censorship of British Drama 1900-1968


Volume Three: The Fifties

Steve Nicholson


Exeter University Press 2011
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That's Another Story


The Autobiography

Julie Walters


Phoenix 2008
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Born in Birmingham to a Brummie father and an Irish mother, Julie Walters's first career was in nursing, although this quickly gave way to her real paBorn in Birmingham to a Brummie father and an Irish mother, Julie Walters's first career was in nursing, although this quickly gave way to her real passion: acting. Her autobiography recounts early struggles to get started in the profession, her celebrated television partnership with comedian Victoria Wood and the breakthrough roles in films, notably Educating Rita with Michael Caine, that led to international recognition. ...more
 

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Coriolanus


Shakespeare: The Critical Tradition

David George

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Thoemmes Continuum 2004
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Simone Signoret


The Star as Cultural Sign

Susan Hayward


Continuum 2004
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Making Theatre


From Text to Performance

Peter Mudford


Athlone 2000
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Making Theatre


From Text to Performance

Peter Mudford


Athlone 2000
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My Life in Pieces


An Alternative Autobiography

Simon Callow


Nick Hern 2010
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Simon Callow is not only one of our most mercurial and unpredictable actors; he is also the author of the definitive biography of Orson Welles and a cSimon Callow is not only one of our most mercurial and unpredictable actors; he is also the author of the definitive biography of Orson Welles and a classic text on the craft of acting. In this stylishly written and richly insightful autobiography, he reflects with wisdom and humour on his chaotic boyhood in Southern Africa, the stars - from Olivier to Frankie Howerd - he has worked with, and the rewards and vicissitudes of a life in the theatre. ...more
 

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Nijinsky


A Life of Genius and Madness

Richard Buckle


Pegasus 2012
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Drawing on Nijinsky's diaries and on personal conversations with people who knew and worked with him, British dance critic Richard Buckle gives a riveDrawing on Nijinsky's diaries and on personal conversations with people who knew and worked with him, British dance critic Richard Buckle gives a rivetting account of this legendary dancer. ...more
 

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Volpone, or the Fox



Ben Johnson


Manchester University Press 1999
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Sir Thomas More



Anthony Munday


Machester University Press 1990
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Written by Anthony Munday, Sir Thomas More was submitted to the Master of the Revels, Edmund Tilney around 1593. Parts of the play were deemed offensiWritten by Anthony Munday, Sir Thomas More was submitted to the Master of the Revels, Edmund Tilney around 1593. Parts of the play were deemed offensive and revisions were made by four different hands, now identified as Henry Chettle, Thomas Dekker, Thomas Heywood and Shakespeare. This critical edition by Vittorio Gabrieli and Giorgio Melchiori provides a radical re-examination of the manuscript and shows the play to be well-constructed, stageworthy and the best extant example of the biographical history genre. ...more
 

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Documents of the Rose Playhouse


Revised Edition

Carol Chillington Rutter

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Manchester University Press 1999
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A Woman at War


Marlene Dietrich Remembered

J David Riva; Guy Stern

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Painted Turtle 2006
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An icon of Hollywood's golden era, Marlene Dietrich first made her name in the Deutsches Theater in Berlin in the 1920s. The most famous German perforAn icon of Hollywood's golden era, Marlene Dietrich first made her name in the Deutsches Theater in Berlin in the 1920s. The most famous German performer of the 1930s, Dietrich was a vocal critic of the Nazi regime, bravely denouncing it and later working to promote the American war effort. Recalling the great star during this turbulent period, this book is a collection of interviews with a range of people who knew her, from GIs to well-known fellow entertainers. ...more
 

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London Stage in the 20th Century



Robert Tanitch


Haus 2007
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No other city in the world rivalled London for the volume and quality of its theatrical productions in the 20th century. From the problem plays of theNo other city in the world rivalled London for the volume and quality of its theatrical productions in the 20th century. From the problem plays of the Edwardian era to the blockbuster musicals of Andrew Lloyd Webber, this volume catalogues London premieres of world playwrights, major classics, modern revivals and visiting companies. The chronological listing of productions includes notes on their principal actors, theatres and reception for each play, notable quotes from the critics and archive photographs. ...more
 

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