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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 43 new and published books in the subject of Directing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre

    By Scott Graham, Steven Hoggett

    Acclaimed by audiences and critics for their highly innovative and adventurous theatre, Frantic Assembly have created playful, intelligent and dynamic productions for over fourteen years. Written by artistic directors Scott Graham and Steven Hoggett, The Frantic Assembly Book of Devising...

    Published April 17th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Stanislavsky in Focus

    An Acting Master for the Twenty-First Century, 2nd Edition

    By Sharon Marie Carnicke

    Stanislavsky in Focus brilliantly examines the history and actual premises of Stanislavsky’s 'System', separating myth from fact with forensic skill. The first edition of this now classic study showed conclusively how the 'System' was gradually transformed into the Method, popularised in the 1950s...

    Published September 1st 2008 by Routledge

  3. The Director's Craft

    A Handbook for the Theatre

    By Katie Mitchell

    The Director’s Craft is a unique and completely indispensable step-by-step guide to directing for the stage. Written by one of the most adventurous and respected directors working today, this book will be an essential item in every student and practitioner’s kitbag. It provides detailed...

    Published August 12th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Jerzy Grotowski

    By James Slowiak, Jairo Cuesta

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    Written by two theatre professionals who worked intimately with Grotowski over the last twenty-five years of his life, this book fills a gap in the published writings about this master director and teacher. In this book, the writers demonstrate Grotowski’s significance and how his frank rhetoric,...

    Published March 7th 2007 by Routledge

  5. And Then, You Act

    Making Art in an Unpredictable World

    By Anne Bogart

    From well-known auteur of the American theatre scene, Anne Bogart, And Then, You Act is a fascinating and accessible book about directing theatre, acting and the collaborative creative process. Writing clearly and passionately, Bogart speaks to a wide audience, from undergraduates to practitioners...

    Published January 12th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Jacques Copeau

    By Mark Evans

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    Part of our successful Routledge Performance Practitioners series of introductory guides to the key theatre-makers of the last century, this book examines Jacques Copeau; a leading figure in the development of twentieth century theatre practice, a pioneer for work on actor-training,...

    Published July 28th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Fifty Key Theatre Directors

    Edited by Shomit Mitter, Maria Shevtsova

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Fifty Key Theatre Directors covers the work of practitioners who have shaped and pushed back the boundaries of theatre and performance. The authors provide clear and insightful overviews of the approaches and impact of fifty of the most influential directors of the twentieth and twenty-first...

    Published April 4th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Jacques Lecoq

    By Simon Murray

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    This text offers a concise guide to the teaching and philosophy of one of the most significant figures in twentieth century actor training. Lecoq's influence on the theatre of the latter half of the twentieth century cannot be overestimated. This is the first book to combine an historical...

    Published September 4th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Vsevolod Meyerhold

    By Jonathan Pitches

    Series: Routledge Performance Practitioners

    All books in the Routledge Performance Practitioners series are carefully designed to enable the reader to understand the work of a key practitioner. They provide the first step towards critical understanding and a springboard for further study for students on twentieth century, contemporary...

    Published August 21st 2003 by Routledge

  10. Dreamwork for Actors

    By Janet Sonenberg

    Drawing upon her wide experience as actor and director, Janet Sonenberg shows what dreamwork can do. No other acting technique offers the performer's own dreams as a means to profoundly deepen imaginative and artistic expression. This is a wholly new tool with which actors can unleash startling...

    Published April 11th 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. How to Direct a Musical
    By David Young
    To Be Published April 28th 2015

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