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Great Lives Theater

David Weitzman

Great Lives Theater

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Published by Marcel Dekker .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Drama,
  • Plays / Drama

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9380411M
    ISBN 100684196891
    ISBN 109780684196893

    Books for Theater Kids Kids who love to perform will find lots to relate to in these books. But even those who don't will be able to relate to the school-play or talent-show settings, preshow anxiety, fun in the spotlight, and coming-of-age tales in which characters discover a special skill or talent and learn about competition, teamwork, self.   An end note gives historical background on the importance of Yiddish theater in America. Moses Sees a Play. I once had the great pleasure of seeing a performance given by the National Theater of the Deaf, and many theaters also provide interpreters during specific performances so non-hearing people can enjoy the magic of live theater. Moses is. The Ninth Edition retains all of the traditional features that have made History of the Theatre a classic for over thirty years, including over photos and illustrations, useful maps, and the expertise of Oscar Brockett, one of the most widely respected theatre historians in the field. Franklin J. Hildy contributes his scholarship and experience throughout the book and, in /5(3).


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This new volume of the Great Lives series profiles 27 of the greatest figures of world theater. Included are actresses Sarah Bernhardt and Helen Hayes, actors Laurence Olivier and Paul Robeson, and playwrights Henrik Ibsen and George Bernard Shaw, among many others.

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