Books

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
This practical handbook takes us on a step-by-step journey from pre-production through the rehearsal process, followed by focused advice on each genre from comedy to tragedy, Shakespeare to new plays and musicals. Special chapters offer strategies for dealing with difficult...
$22.00
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
by Catherine Weate Monologues are an essential part of every actor’s toolkit. Actors are required to perform monologues regularly throughout their career: preparing for drama school entry, showcasing skills for agents or auditioning for a role. Following on from the bestselling first volume...
$22.00
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
Shakespeare Monologues for Men contains 50 monologues drawn from across the Shakespeare canon. Each speech is prefaced with an easy-to-use guide to Who is speaking, Where, When and To Whom, What has just happened in the play and What are the character's objectives. In fact, everything the...
$19.95
Shakespeare Monologues for Women contains 50 monologues drawn from across the Shakespeare canon. Each speech is prefaced with an easy-to-use guide to Who is speaking, Where, When and To Whom, What has just happened in the play and What are the character's objectives. In fact, everything the...
$19.95
So You Want to Be A Playwright
How to write a play and get it produced - a manual for playwrights. Playwright and former literary manager Tim Fountain guides the budding playwright over the many hurdles involved in getting a play on - from finding a story that only you know, through the detailed construction of the play, and...
$22.95
A comprehensive guide to every aspect of producing a show, from raising the money to creating a hit. This unique guide – the first ‘how-to’ book of its kind on the subject – offers comprehensive, clear advice to anyone producing or selling a show, whatever the venue or...
$24.50