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Drama Games for Young Children

From the bestselling Drama Games series, this dip-in, flick-through, quick-fire resource book – packed with over 200 individual games – is perfect for teachers, playgroup leaders and drama facilitators who want to inspire and entertain children, aged 3 and up, with vibrant and engaging drama experiences.

Drama Menu

Theatre Games in Three Courses

Packed full of tried-and-tested theatre games, exercises and improvisation ideas, Drama Menu is a unique new resource for drama teachers and workshop leaders.

Drama Menu at a Distance

80 Socially Distanced or Online Theatre Games

Created specifically to help anyone teaching drama during the COVID-19 pandemic, this collection features 80 games and exercises, all of which are safe and secure to play in this new era of socially distanced teaching and online learning.

Eileen Atkins on Viola (Shakespeare On Stage)

Eileen Atkins discusses playing Viola in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.

The Empty Space

Peter Brook's seminal book, an acknowledged classic of theatre writing, setting out many of the ideas about theatre which have informed his lifelong work as a theatre director.

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Acting (But Were Afraid to Ask, Dear)

A witty, insightul and deliciously naughty guide on how to succeed in showbusiness, by the anonymous Internet sensation West End Producer.

Evoking (and forgetting!) Shakespeare

Renowned theatre director Peter Brook on the essential questions facing anyone performing Shakespeare today.

The Excellent Audition Guide

An engaging, upbeat guide for any student thinking of applying to drama school.

Facing the Fear

An Actor's Guide to Overcoming Stage Fright

The first book of its kind written specifically for actors, Facing the Fear provides all the tools actors need to understand, confront and ultimately overcome stage fright and its effects, thereby regaining control over their lives and careers.

Feldenkrais for Actors

How to Do Less and Discover More

A practical guide to the Feldenkrais Method, for actors. Written by an experienced actor, theatre-maker and Feldenkrais practitioner.

Finding Your Voice

A step-by-step guide for actors

A simple, step-by-step manual, written by an RSC voice coach, which offers everything that an actor needs to work on their voice.

Fiona Shaw on Katherine (Shakespeare On Stage)

Fiona Shaw discusses playing Katherine in Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2 - Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles.

Freeing Shakespeare's Voice

The Actor's Guide to Talking the Text

A practical approach to breaking through the barriers of restraint and incomprehension when faced with Shakespeare.

Freeing the Natural Voice

The classic voice-training book for actors, teachers of voice and speech and anyone interested in vocal expression – by a pre-eminent voice teacher, actor and director.

Getting into Drama School: The Compact Guide

An encouraging, no-nonsense guide to the whole process of applying for drama school. Perfect for any aspiring actor, as well as anyone advising or coaching them.

The Golden Rules of Acting

A treasure trove of advice, support and encouragement that no performer should be without. Honest, witty and direct, The Golden Rules of Acting is every actor's best friend – in handy paperback form.

Hamilton and Me

An Actor's Journal

A unique, inside account of preparing for, rehearsing and performing in one of the most important cultural phenomena of our time – Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda – from London’s original Aaron Burr.

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An Actor's Journal

A unique, inside account of preparing for, rehearsing and performing in one of the most important cultural phenomena of our time – Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda – from London’s original Aaron Burr.