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Kate Remembered : Katharine Hepburn [used book]

By: A. Scott Berg

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Simon and Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 0743206762

ISBN: 0743206762

Condition: Good


This memoir is both a tribute and a tender farewell, revealing an unusual relationship in a notable life lived largely according to Katharine Hepburn's own rules. More importantly, it sets down many of the stories of that life as she saw them, full of sentiments that she felt should not be made public until after her death. This book not only traces the poignant final 20 years during which Berg knew Hepburn - at her townhouse in NYC, swimming in Long Island Sound and on weekend visits with family and friends - but also the better part of the 20th century that was the stage for this great theat... View more info

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The Excellent Audition Guide : How to do fantastic auditions

By: Andy Johnson

Price: $22.95

Publisher: UK, Nick Hern Books: 2014

Seller ID: 9781848422971

ISBN: 1848422970

Condition: New


An engaging, upbeat guide for any student thinking of applying to drama school. If you're thinking of applying to drama school, The Excellent Audition Guide will give you everything you need to prepare well and perform your audition to the best of your ability. Experienced actor, director and drama teacher Andy Johnson leads you through every step of the application process: Researching drama schools Writing personal statements and CVs Choosing and working on your speeches and songs Brushing up technical and vocal skills And, of course: How to tackle the auditions themselves by being true to y... View more info

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The Happiest Refugee: A Memoir

By: Anh Do

Price: $32.95

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Seller ID: 9781742372389

ISBN: 1742372384

Condition: New


The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-your-hanky story of one of Australia's best-loved comedians. Anh Do nearly didn't make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives on the sea as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. But nothing - not murderous pirates, nor the imminent threat of death by hunger, disease or dehydration as they drifted for days - could quench their desire to make a better life in the country they had dreamed about. Life in Australia was hard, an endless succession of back-breaking work, crowded rooms, ruthless landlords and make-do eve... View more info

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More Please : Barry Humphries : An Autobiography [used book]

By: Barry Humphries

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Viking: 1992

Seller ID: 0670840084

ISBN: 0670840084

Condition: Good


This is the first volume of a duet that charts Barry Humphries' life and career. Nostalgic, the book reveals much about a man who has kept his private life private, overshadowed by, among others, his most monstrous creation, Dame Edna Everage. View more info

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Mamma Mia! How Can I Resist You? The Inside Story of Mamma Mia! and the Songs of ABBA [used book]

By: Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus and Judy Craymer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 2006

Seller ID: 004082

ISBN: 0297844210

Condition: Good


In the 1970's, the Swedish musical phenomenon known as ABBA, Agnetha Fältskog, Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad, succeeded in reinventing the world's perception of pop. They produced hit after catchy hit, each one instantly recognizable, infectious, and irresistible. Nearly a quarter of a century later, these beloved songs gave birth to the blockbuster musical MAMMA MIA!, which became a legend in its own right. It opened in 85 cities and has since been seen by more than 20 million people throughout the world. This officially sanctioned book tells the double story of ... View more info

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Hollywood Makeup Lab: Industry Secrets and Techniques

By: Bruna Nogueira and Diane Namm

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Race Point Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 000241

ISBN: 1937994562

Condition: New


Have you ever been to a movie and wondered how in the world makeup artists make the characters come alive? For special effects makeup guru Bruna Nogueria, it's all in a day's work. The Hollywood Make-Up Lab offers a peek into some of the coolest special effects tips and tricks, from Crime Scene Investigation sets to The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Nogueria has accumulated a wealth of cosmetic knowledge to share with you! Learn how to create some of the most interesting fantasy, science fiction, and horror looks with makeup. With shows like SyFy's popular Face/Off and programs like Nogueuria's... View more info

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The Actor's Audition Manual Volume 1 : The Australian Handbook for every actor

By: Dean Carey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Currency Press: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 9780868195162

ISBN: 0868195162

Condition: New


The first edition of The Actor’s Audition Manual quickly became known as the ‘Red Audition Manual’, 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 powerful and effective. View more info

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Handbook of Acting Techniques

By: Edited by Arthur Bartow

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Nick Hern Books: 2008

Seller ID: 9781854595423

ISBN: 1854595423

Condition: New


A unique survey of the twentieth century's most influential acting methods, offering invaluable practical insights for actors and drama teachers. Each of the ten famous techniques included in this handbook is described in detail by one of today's foremost practitioners. Each chapter outlines the development of the respective technique and offers practical guidance for actors wishing to explore it for themselves. . Lee Strasberg Technique by Anna Strasberg . Stella Adler Technique by Tom Oppenheim . Sanford Meisner Technique by Victoria Hart . Michael Chekhov Technique and The Mask by Per Brahe... View more info

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A Liar's Autobiography

By: Graham Chapman

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Uk, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 2014

Seller ID: 000517

ISBN: 0413777286

Condition: New


Graham Chapman reveals what it was like to be part of the revolutionary and zany Monty Python teamRequired reading for Monty Python fans, this true and false memoir is Graham Chapman's own hilarious account of his life as a Python and as a homosexual. The book equals Joe Orton's famous Diaries in providing an unblushing account of a gay lifestyle linked to entertainment. Full of outrageous fictions and touching truths, in telling surreal and outrageous lies Graham Chapman often uncovers a truth about himself and colleagues. The stories Chapman relates--whether as mountaineer or medical student... View more info

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The Comedy Bible : From stand-up to sitcom: the comedy writer's ultimate how-to guide

By: Judy Carter

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Currency Press: 2005

Seller ID: 9780868197418

ISBN: 0868197416

Condition: New


This is the definitive guide to making a career out of making people laugh. If you've got a sense of humour, you can learn to make a career out of comedy, says Judy Carter. Whether it's creating a killer stand up act, writing a spec sitcom, providing jokes for radio or one liners for greeting cards, Carter provides step by step instructions in The Comedy Bible. She helps readers first determine which genre of comedy writing or performing suits them best and then directs them in developing, refining, and selling their work. View more info

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The Hollywood Survival Guide: For Aussie Actors

By: Kym Jackson

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Kym Jackson: 2012

Seller ID: A1002

ISBN: 098723160X

Condition: New


Actors so often have a feeling that they could be doing more for their career, but don't know where to begin. Asking others for advice is helpful, but there is so much to learn and unless the advice is coming from a working actor, it may not be completely accurate. The Hollywood Survival Guide is not only tailored for Aussie actors coming to or in Hollywood, but for actors anywhere who want to become "smart actors" and understand how each facet of the entertainment industry works, and how it affects you as the actor. The book doesn't only tell you "how it is done," it also explains "why it is ... View more info

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Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen with Recipes, Photographs and Personal Stories about Audrey Hepburn

By: Luca Dotti

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Harper Collins: 2015

Seller ID: 002853

ISBN: 0062284703

Condition: New


Enter Audrey Hepburn's private world in this unique biography compiled by her son that combines recollections, anecdotes, excerpts from her personal correspondence, drawings, and recipes for her favorite dishes written in her own hand, and more than 250 previously unpublished personal family photographs. Audrey at Home offers fans an unprecedented look at the legendary star, bringing together the varied aspects of her life through the food she loved-from her childhood in Holland during World War II, to her time in Hollywood as an actress and in Rome as a wife and mother, to her final years as ... View more info

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Lucky Man : A Memoir [used book]

By: Michael J. Fox

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Bantam: 2002

Seller ID: 1863252886

ISBN: 1863252886

Condition: Good


When Michael J. Fox announced to the world that he had Parkinson's disease, he had been secretly fighting it for almost 10 years. Fox recounts the incredible story of his life-changing experiences - and what Parkinson's has given him: the chance to appreciate a wonderful life and the opportunity to find a cure. View more info

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The Regent: Brisbane's Motion Picture Cathedral

By: Michael T. Gillies

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press: 2014

Seller ID: 003966

ISBN: 0646914677

Condition: New


How could a building-just bricks, timber and plaster-generate such extreme feelings of passion in a community? Why was this building the focal point of entertainment in the city for decades? Find that out and more in this new detailed history of Brisbane's Regent Theatre, the largest and most ornate theatre and picture palace built in the city of Brisbane, Queensland. The story of the Regent from its conception in 1927 to its partial demolition in 1978 and rebirth in 1980 to its closure in 2010 is one that until now has never been told. With chapters on the design, operation and the persona... View more info

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The Laramie Project [Play] Acting Edition for Theater Productions

By: Moises Kaufman

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Dramatists Play Service: 2010

Seller ID: 9780822217800

ISBN: 0822217805

Condition: New


THE STORY: In October 1998, a twenty-one-year-old student at the University of Wyoming was kidnapped, severely beaten, and left tied to a fence in the middle of the prairie outside Laramie, Wyoming. His bloody, bruised, and battered body was not discovered until the next day, and he died several days later in an area hospital. His name was Matthew Shepard, and he was the victim of this assault because he was gay. Moisés Kaufman and fellow members of the Tectonic Theater Project made six trips to Laramie over the course of a year and a half, in the aftermath of the beating and during the trial... View more info

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My Booky Wook [used book]

By: Russell Brand

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder Paperback: 2008

Seller ID: 0340936177

ISBN: 0340936177

Condition: Good


Russell Brand grew up in Essex . His father left when he was three months old, he was bulimic at 12 and left school at 16 to study at the Italia Conti stage school. There, he began drinking heavily and taking drugs. He regularly visited prostitutes in Soho, began cutting himself, took drugs on stage during his stand-up shows, and even set himself on fire while on crack cocaine. He has been arrested 11 times and fired from 3 different jobs - including from XFM and MTV - and he claims to have slept with over 2,000 women. In 2003 Russell was told that he would be in prison, in a mental hospital o... View more info