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Acting (20)
Theater (5)
Actors (4)
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Amateur theater (2)
Barrie, J. M. -- (James Matthew), -- 1860-1937 (2)
Drama -- Technique (2)
Abington, -- Mrs. -- (Frances Barton), -- 1737-1815 (1)
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Actors England 1775 (1)
Actresses -- England (1)
Actresses British (1)
American drama -- 20th century (1)
Audiences (1)
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Audiobooks (1)
Boisquet, Francois, Signature (1)
College and school drama (1)
Drama in education (1)
Dunnock, Mildred Presentation inscription from S. Young (1)
English drama -- 20th century (1)
Engravings England 1775 (1)
Engravings England 1776 (1)
Etchings England 1775 (1)
Etchings England 1776 (1)
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Garrick, David, -- 1717-1779 (1)
Herring, James Autograph (1)
Kramer, Larry Ownership (1)
Monologues (1)
Publishers' advertisements Germany Leipzig 1923 (1)
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 (1)
Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Dramatic productions (1)
Singing -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.) (1)
Stages (Platforms) (1)
Theater -- England (1)
Theater -- History (1)
Theater -- Production and direction (1)
Trollope, Anthony, Bookplate (BEIN Osborn pd151) (1)
Van Vechten, Fania Marinoff Bookplate (1)
Walter, Harriet (1)
Wilder, Thornton, Presentation inscription from S. Young (1)
Young, Stark, Presentation inscription to M. Dunnock (1)
Young, Stark, Presentation inscription to T. Wilder (1)
1Title:  An essay on acting: in which will be consider'd the mimical behaviour of a certain fashionable faulty actor, and the laudableness of such unmannerly, as well as inhumane proceedings: To which will be added, a short criticism on his acting Macbeth   
 Creator:  Garrick, David, 1717-1779 
 Publication:  W. Bickerton, London, 1744. 
 Extent:  p. [3], 27 p. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Acting

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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2Title:  Why acting matters   
 Creator:  Thomson, David, 1941- 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  178 pages ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Acting

 
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3Title:  Theatre practice   
 Creator:  Young, Stark, 1881-1963 
 Publication:  C. Scribner's Sons, New York, Chicago [etc.], [c1926] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 205-206. 
 Extent:  vii, 1 l., ix-xii p., 1 l., 208 p. front., plates, : ports. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theater | Acting

 
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4Title:  Mrs. Fiske: her views on actors, acting, and the problems of production, recorded by Alexander Woollcott; with photographs   
 Creator:  Fiske, Minnie Maddern, 1865-1932 | Woollcott, Alexander, 1887-1943 
 Publication:  The Century co, New York, 1917. 
 Notes:  On cover: Mrs. Fiske ...by Alexander Woollcott. 
 Extent:  6 p.l., 3-229 p. : incl. col. front., plates, ports., facsim. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theater | Acting

 
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5Title:  The actor: a treatise on the art of playing. Interspersed with theatrical anecdotes, critical remarks on plays, and occasional observations on audiences   
 Creator:  Hill, John, 1714?-1775 | Hill, Aaron, 1685-1750 
 Publication:  Printed for R. Griffiths, London, 1750. 
 Notes:  By Aaron Hill--cf. Lowndes' Bibliographer's manual and Halkett and Laing. 
 Extent:  5 p.l., 326 p. 17 cm. 
 Subjects:  Acting | Actors -- England

 
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6Title:  Schauspielkunst   
 Creator:  Bahr, Hermann, 1863-1934 
 Publication:  Dürr & Weber, Leipzig, 1923. 
 Extent:  80 p. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Acting | Publishers' advertisements Germany Leipzig 1923

 
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7Title:  On actors and the art of acting   
 Creator:  Lewes, George Henry, 1817-1878 
 Publication:  Smith, Elder & co, London, 1875. 
 Extent:  xiv, 278 p. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Actors | Acting | Theater -- History

 
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8Title:  Other people's shoes   
 Creator:  Walter, Harriet. 
 Publication:  Penguin Audiobooks, New York, c1999. 
 Notes:  Abridged. In container (14 cm.). 
 Extent:  2 sound cassettes (ca. 3 hr.) : analog, Dolby processed. 
 Subjects:  Walter, Harriet | Acting | Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography | Audiobooks

 
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9Title:  Actors on acting: the theories, techniques, and practices of the great actors of all times as told in their own words   
 Creator:  Cole, Toby, 1916- | Chinoy, Helen Krich. 
 Publication:  Crown Publishers, New York, c1949. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (p. 551-576) and index. 
 Extent:  xiv, 3-596 p. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Acting | Actors | Van Vechten, Fania Marinoff Bookplate

 
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10Title:  The elements of dramatic criticism: containing an analysis of the stage under the following heads, tragedy, tragi-comedy, comedy, pantomime, and farce. With a sketch of the education of the Greek and Roman actors; concluding with some general instructions for succeeding in the art of acting   
 Creator:  Cook, William, -1824 
 Publication:  Printed for G. Kearsly [etc.], London, 1775. 
 Notes:  Signatures: A8a2B-O8P4. 
 Extent:  4 p.l., vii, [4], 216 p. ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Herring, James Autograph | Drama -- Technique | Acting

 
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11Title:  Essais sur l'art du comédien chanteur   
 Creator:  Boisquet, François, approximately 1783- 
 Publication:  Paris, Chez Longchamps [etc.], 1812. 
 Extent:  3 p. l., 296 p. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Singing -- Interpretation (Phrasing, dynamics, etc.) | Acting | Boisquet, Francois, Signature

 
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12Title:  Dramatic genius: In five books   
 Creator:  Hiffernan, Paul, 1719-1777 | Candia(?), F. Maria de. 
 Publication:  The author, London, 1770. 
 Notes:  Book I "delineates the plan of a permanent temple to be erected to the memory of Shakespeare" with suitable inscriptions in Latin and English verse. 
 Extent:  viii, 125, [1] p. 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Drama -- Technique | Acting | Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 | Garrick, David, -- 1717-1779

 
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13Title:  A view of the English stage; or, A series of dramatic criticisms   
 Creator:  Hazlitt, William, 1778-1830 
 Publication:  Printed for Robert Stodart; Anderson and Chase; and Bell and Bradfute, Edinburgh, London, 1818. 
 Notes:  Advertising matter: [1] p. at end. Published also with title: Criticisms and dramatic essays of the English stage. 
 Extent:  xix, 461, [1] p. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theater -- England | Actors -- England | Acting | Trollope, Anthony, Bookplate (BEIN Osborn pd151) | Actresses -- England

 
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14Title:  Solo!: the best monologues of the 80's (men)   
 Creator:  Earley, Michael. | Keil, Philippa. 
 Publication:  Applause Theatre Book Publishers, New York, c1987. 
 Notes:  Presents a collection of powerful monologues for actors, written by the decade's most influential and popular dramatists from the United States and Great Britain. 
 Extent:  147 p. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Monologues | Acting | Actors | American drama -- 20th century | English drama -- 20th century | Kramer, Larry Ownership

 
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15Title:  The flower in drama: a book of papers on the theatre   
 Creator:  Young, Stark, 1881-1963 
 Publication:  Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1923. 
 Notes:  "Published February, 1923"--T.p. verso. 
 Extent:  162 p. ; 20 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theater | Acting | Wilder, Thornton, Presentation inscription from S. Young | Young, Stark, Presentation inscription to T. Wilder

 
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16Title:  The flower in drama, & Glamour: theatre essays and criticism   
 Creator:  Young, Stark, 1881-1963 | Young, Stark, 1881-1963 
 Publication:  Scribner, New York, 1955. 
 Extent:  223 p. 19 cm. 
 Subjects:  Young, Stark, Presentation inscription to M. Dunnock | Dunnock, Mildred Presentation inscription from S. Young | Theater | Acting

 
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17Title:  The art of play production   
 Creator:  Dolman, John, 1888- 
 Publication:  Harper & Brothers, New York and, London, [1928] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 448-456. Includes references to J.M. Barrie throughout text. 
 Extent:  xv p., 1 l., 466 p. front., illus., plates (1 col.) diagrs. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theater -- Production and direction | Acting | Amateur theater | Barrie, J. M. -- (James Matthew), -- 1860-1937

 
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18Title:  Thalia   
 Creator:  Hall, Charles, 1720?-1783 | Taylor, Isaac, 1730-1807 
 Publication:  Published June 3d. 1776 by T. Lowndes & other proprietors], London], [3 June 1776] 
 Notes:  The actress Mrs. Abingdon dressed as Thalia, Muse of Comedy, stands holding a mask in an outdoor scene. Piles of books by notable playwrights lie near her feet and a group of onlookers in the background observe a satyr standing on a wall. Title from item. Imperfect Impression; lower edge trimmed with loss of publication information. Publisher and date of print from copy of book in Beinecke Library. At head of title: Frontispiece to The new English Theatre. Frontispiece from: The new English theatre, v. 1. London: J. Rivington & sons ..., 1776. 
 Extent:  1 print : etching & engraving ; plate mark 16. 7 x 11.0 cm, on sheet 22 x 12 cm 
 Subjects:  Abington, -- Mrs. -- (Frances Barton), -- 1737-1815 | Acting | Actresses British | Book illustrations | Frontispieces | Portrait prints | Engravings England 1776 | Etchings England 1776

 
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19Title:  The School of Shakespear   
 Publication:  s.n, England?, 1775?] 
 Notes:  Date inferred from costume. Probable book illustration, within ornamental frame, of a man declaiming from a raised platform before an audience composed chiefly of men in the foreground and of women in the upper gallery, the setting illuminated by candles on the table before the speaker, and by a chandelier. 
 Extent:  1 print : etching & engraving ; plate mark 167 x 110 mm., on sheet 22 x 12 cm. 
 Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Dramatic productions | Acting | Actors | Audiences | Actors England 1775 | Audiences England 1775 | Stages (Platforms) | Engravings England 1775 | Etchings England 1775

 
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20Title:  The stage and the school   
 Creator:  Ommanney, Katharine Anne. | Kutcher, Ben, 1895- 
 Publication:  Harper & Brothers, New York and, London, [c1939] 
 Notes:  "Classified plays for high school production": p. 434-461. "Classified bibliographies for classroom libraries": p. 464-481. References to J.M. Barrie throughout text. 
 Extent:  xix, 504 p. incl. front., illus., diagrs. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Drama in education | Acting | Amateur theater | College and school drama | Theater | Barrie, J. M. -- (James Matthew), -- 1860-1937

 
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