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Musical Theatre

This section contains books about musical theatre. For a list of libretti published by Nick Hern Books, see Musicals.

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Acting Through Song

Techniques and Exercises for Musical-Theatre Actors

An impassioned and invaluable guide for actors and students of musical theatre.

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.

How Musicals Work

And How to Write Your Own

Why do some musicals work, while others just don't? And what should you do if you're thinking of writing your own? Julian Woolford, a successful writer and director of musicals and lecturer in writing musicals at the University of London, explores the musical-theatre canon to answer these and many other questions.

Secrets of Stage Success

Your Questions Answered

Two of the biggest musical-theatre stars working today answer questions submitted by the public on a wide range of theatrical topics.

The Singing Voice

An Owner's Manual

Concise, intelligent, helpful and eminently readable, this book shows how to keep your singing voice in good trim and how to tackle the tough world of auditions, rehearsals, long runs, tours, sound studios and other tests and trials.

  • Paperback£12.99 £10.39

Singing With Your Own Voice

A comprehensive instruction manual, full of practical exercises, which starts with overhauling our attitude to our voice.

  • Paperback£12.99 £10.39

So You Want To Be In Musicals?

An insider's guide to achieving that dream career – by one of the brightest stars in musical theatre.

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.