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Bottle Fly
ISBN: PB: 9780300235012, Yale University Press, November 2018
88 pp., 22.9x14 cm
Set in a bar in the Florida Everglades, this biting, brutally funny multigenerational family drama concerns a Gulf Coast couple, their disabled young ward, two lesbian tenants, and the bonds that bind them all together. It is a powerful story born ou...
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£13,00
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Jerome Robbins A Life in Dance
ISBN: HB: 9780300197594, Yale University Press, October 2018
216 pp., 21x14.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
Jerome Robbins (1918-1998) was born Jerome Wilson Rabinowitz and grew up in Weehawken, New Jersey, where his Russian-Jewish immigrant parents owned the Comfort Corset Company. Robbins, who was drawn to dance at a young age, resisted the idea of joini...
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£16,00
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Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker Rosas 2007-2017
ISBN: HB: 9780300236873, Mercatorfonds, October 2018
256 pp., 33.5x24.1 cm, 200 colour illus.
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker (b. 1960) is a renowned Belgian choreographer who over nearly four decades has created a legendary and internationally lauded oeuvre, a continuous exploration of the relationship between dance and music that borrows formal...
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£45,00
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Barbra Streisand Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power
ISBN: PB: 9780300230611, ISBN: HB: 9780300210910, Yale University Press, November 2017
296 pp., 21x14.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
Barbra Streisand has been called the "most successful... talented performer of her generation" by Vanity Fair, and her voice, said pianist Glenn Gould, is "one of the natural wonders of the age". Streisand scaled the heights of entertainment-from a p...
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£10,00
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£16,00
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Utility
ISBN: PB: 9780300224429, Yale University Press, November 2017
112 pp., 22.9x14 cm
Marking the tenth anniversary of the Yale Drama Series for emerging playwrights, Emily Schwend's powerful work centers on Amber, a young woman struggling to raise a family in East Texas. Amber is juggling two nearly full-time jobs and three kids. Her...
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£14,00
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Sunday Pierre Droulers Choreographer
ISBN: PB: 9780300230260, Mercatorfonds, June 2017
432 pp., 31x21.8 cm, 300 colour and black&white illus.
This book celebrates 40 years of work by Pierre Droulers (b. 1951), a pioneer of contemporary dance and choreographer of more than 30 works. A key figure in France and Belgium since the 1970s, Droulers was one of the first students to graduate from t...
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£25,00
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What Playwrights Talk About When They Talk About Writing
ISBN: HB: 9780300211443, Yale University Press, April 2017
304 pp., 21x14 cm
The art and craft of playwriting as explored in candid conversations with some of the most important contemporary dramatists. Edward Albee, Lanford Wilson, Lynn Nottage, A. R. Gurney, and a host of other major creative voices of the theater discuss...
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£20,00
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Guilty Pleasures: Theater, Piety, and Immorality in Seventeenth-Century France Yale French Studies, Volume 130
ISBN: PB: 9780300221633, Yale University Press, March 2017
160 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
The latest volume of the Yale French Studies Series reexamines the vexed relationship between the theater and contemporary conceptions of morality in seventeenth-century France. Although the Catholic Church condemned the power of plays to stir up com...
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£35,00
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Celia, a Slave
ISBN: PB: 9780300197068, Yale University Press, November 2016
112 pp., 22.9x14 cm
The ninth winner of the Yale Drama Series is a searing and powerful drama of slave litigation, injustice, institutional racism, and the rule of law. The winner of the 2015 Yale Drama Series playwriting competition was selected by Nicholas Wright, for...
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£12,00
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How Shakespeare Put Politics on the Stage Power and Succession in the History Plays
ISBN: HB: 9780300222715, Yale University Press, November 2016
688 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A masterful, highly engaging analysis of how Shakespeare's plays intersected with the politics and culture of Elizabethan England With an ageing, childless monarch, lingering divisions due to the Reformation, and the threat of foreign enemies, Shakes...
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£25,00
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