Books

Actions - The Actors Thesaurus.
A vital companion for actors in rehearsal - a thesaurus of action-words to revitalise performance, with a foreword by Terry Johnson. Finding the right action is an essential part of the process of preparation for the actor. Using this thesaurus of active verbs, the actor can refine the action-...
$29.95
The first edition of The Actor’s Audition Manual quickly became known as the ‘red audition bible’, making it the essential guide. Now revised, it brings together a wealth of practical advice and a fresh range of speeches from Australian plays that will help make any audition...
$26.95
The long awaited release on DVD of Reg Livermore's Betty Blokk Buster Follies! In April 1975 Reg Livermore stormed the stage of Sydney's Balmain Bijou Theatre with his groundbreaking show Betty Blokk Buster Follies. A tour de force, an irrestible blend of music and comedy, the show...
$19.95
 50 monologues drawn from classical plays throughout the ages and ranging across all of Western Theatre: * Classical Greek and Roman * Elizabethan and Jacobean * French and Spanish Golden Age * Restoration and Eighteenth Century * Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries Each volume...
$19.95
Drawing on her enormous experience in drama training — she sits on the selection board of several leading Drama Schools — Marina Caldarone has selected over forty-five monologues for women drawn from classical plays throughout the ages and ranging across all of Western theatre. ...
$19.95
A collection of ‘informal’ interviews with Australian directors of stage, film and TV about actors and acting. An intelligent and enlightening commentary on acting in Australia today, which strips away the layers of mythology surrounding the industry, revealing the energy, passion...
$29.95
Musicals are the most popular form of stage entertainment today, with the West End and Broadway dominated by numerous long-running hits. But for every Wicked or Phantom of the Opera, there are dozens of casualties that didn’t fare quite so well. In this book, Julian Woolford explores the...
$22.50
In Good Company
Got a show you want to stage? Itching to perform but need material? Lack a venue? Looking for funds? Need advice about flyers? No matter what your perspective is , if you’re interested in creating small-scale theatre, In Good Company is a fantastic starting point. This definitive ‘...
$24.95
Australian Musical Theatre talent has now been showcased in spectacular fashion with the release of the filmed version of the Australian production of Love Never Dies. Review by Neil Litchfield. I was fortunate enough to attend a preview screening of  this terrific filmed version of the...
$29.95
On Shakespeare by John Bell
With humour, wit and a lifetime of experience this is a fascinating backstage pass to the life and plays of the Bard from Australia's best-known Shakespearean actor and director, John Bell. It's Shakespeare and his world as you've never read before. Description 'So I'm...
$39.99