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American Set Design

An exploration of the careers and personal viewpoints of eleven major US set designers, combining research, commentary, extensive interviews and nearly 150 photographs, sketches, renderings and model designs.

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American Set Design 2

Profiles of twelve of America's most exciting and influential scenic designers, lavishly illustrated with more than 165 examples of the artists' sketches, renderings and models as well as photos of the finished sets.

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Ming Cho Lee: A Life in Design

A sumptuously illustrated record of the career of one of America's leading theatre designers, Ming Cho Lee: A Life in Design is a fascinating insight into the creation of some of the landmark productions in American theatre history, and an essential book for anyone with an interest in theatrical set design.

The Production Notebooks: Volume 1

Theatre in Process

Detailed case-studies of four major productions by leading American theatre companies.

The Production Notebooks: Volume 2

Theatre in Process

An inside view of the process involved in the creation of four major theatrical productions - a sequel to The Production Notebooks: Volume 1.

Ralph Koltai: Designer for the Stage

Edited by Sylvia Backemeyer Introduction by Trevor Nunn

A stunning full-colour record of half a century of inspired theatre work marking the 80th birthday of one of the UK's most distinguished stage designers.

Russian Avant-Garde Theatre

War, Revolution & Design

Edited by John E. Bowlt

A sumptuously illustrated survey of the remarkable flowering of radical, visionary and experimental design for performance in Russia in the twenty years between 1913 and 1933, published alongside a major exhibition at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum.

So You Want To Be A Theatre Designer?

The definitive guide to designing for theatre – by an award-winning designer with over 160 productions to his name.

So You Want To Be A Theatre Producer?

A comprehensive guide to every aspect of producing a show, from raising the money to creating a hit. Revised and updated.

So You Want To Work In Theatre?

An essential guide for young people who want to work in the theatre - but aren't sure exactly what they want to do, or how to get to do it. By the Education and Training Editor of The Stage.

Stage Lighting Design

The Art, The Craft, The Life

The definitive text for today's and tomorrow's lighting designers, covering the complete history, theory and practice of lighting design.

Stage Management

The Essential Handbook

The highly successful "Bible for any stage manager", now in a revised and updated edition.

World Scenography 1975–1990

World Scenography 1975-1990 is the first volume in a series of large-format, lavishly illustrated books documenting and contextualising significant contemporary theatrical design worldwide. This volume presents 430 significant designs from 61 countries around the globe.

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World Scenography 1990-2005

World Scenography 1990-2005 is the second volume in a series of large-format, lavishly illustrated books documenting for posterity a collection of significant and influential theatrical set, costume, and lighting designs.

Writing Music for the Stage

A Practical Guide for Theatremakers

The definitive guide to writing music for the stage, by the Composer-in-Residence at the Donmar Warehouse.