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  1. Your Practical Guide to Puppetry - Accessorizing Your Puppet

    The following is an excerpt from the forth-coming The Well Dressed Puppet: A Guide to Creating Puppet Costumes by Cheralyn Lambeth. Available for pre-order today!

    Read the excerpt…

  2. Working as an Independent Contractor

    The following is an excerpt from The Assistant Lighting Designer's Toolkit by Anne E. McMills.  

    Read the excerpt...

  3. Steve Shelley

    Featured Author - Steven Louis Shelley

    Read our interview with author Steven Shelley in which he shares some pearls of wisdom from over 40 years as a lighting designer, production manager, and stage manager.

    Steve reveals some interesting industry facts and offers some background to his books on lighting design.

  4. Three New eBook Collections for Theatre, Media and Creative Arts from Routledge and Focal Press

    Three eBook collections are now available from Routledge and Focal Press, covering Theatre and Performing Arts, Media & Communication Studies and Creative and Media Arts

    These collections provide the best research and advice to readers wanting to know more about performing arts, develop their practical skills in a range of creative media, or researching the latest developments in the media and communication field. 

    Further information on these eCollections can be found on www.tandfebooks.com.

  5. The Routledge Introduction to Theatre and Performance Studies

    The Routledge Introduction to Theatre and Performance Studies

    By Erika Fischer-Lichte

    Edited by Minou Arjomand and Ramona Mosse

    Is everything theater? Erika Fischer-Lichte's new introductory title explores the central concepts of theater and performance offering a broad guide to the study.

  6. New Routledge/Icarus Series - ‘Theatre as a Laboratory’

    Routledge are pleased to announce these English editions of Icarus Publishing Enterprise’s pioneering books, as part of our exciting new ‘Theatre as a Laboratory’ series.

    Find out more here!

  7. The Craft of Comedy

    By Athene Seyler and Stephen Haggard

    'a work on the art and craft of comedy as important in its own way as works by Stanislavski and Chekhov' – Oxford Theatre Companion

    Read more...

  8. Robert Cohen

    Featured Author - Robert Cohen


    Read our interview with author Robert Cohen, in which he reveals some interesting facts and background to his groundbreaking work in acting theory.

    Learn more about his latest book Acting Power: The 21st Century Edition.

  9. Directing in Musical Theatre

    Directing in Musical Theatre by Joe Deer


    What is a director’s job in a musical? And how do they begin to prepare for such a collaborative process?

    Want to know the key to creating a successful musical production? Then read on…

  10. Routledge Performance Archive Awarded Outstanding Academic Title Award by Choice Magazine

    The Routledge Performance Archive is the future of theater and performance studies. A unique collection of contemporary and past practitioners, the Archive gives users access to videos - including workshops, performances and lectures - and audio interviews from the leading lights in theater and performance. The Routledge Performance Archive has been selected as a 2013 Outstanding Academic Title by Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries.

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