Category archive: New Titles

Moliere’s Don Juan, translated & adapted by Stephen Wadsworth

Moliere’s Don Juan, translated & adapted by Stephen Wadsworth

This book invites the reader to consider the history of Moliere’s much-censored and oft-bowdlerized play “Don Juan,” and to imagine, through this version of its text, its original fire. Moliere’s wildly controversial script enjoyed exactly one performance before the censors and lobbyists started pulling it apart. This version supposes what could or might have been…

2017 Theatre Brut Festival Anthology

2017 Theatre Brut Festival Anthology

A Collection of 28 Short Plays A Few Good PB&Js (Kehoe) After You (Blessing) Australia s Oldest Woman (Carroll) Barroom Sonata (Canfora) Blood Sausage (Biguenet) Braking in the New Boss (DiIorio) Cubs Win! (Smith) Deliver Us (August) Eve in the Hot Seat (Mori) Eviction (Frank) Exhibit A (Grant) Ful Nabit (Cunningham) Her Place in the…

Staged Reading Magic

Staged Reading Magic

Packed with ideas, insider tips, and a touch of Broadway gossip! – this practical guide shows you, step by step, how to transform simple script readings into breathtaking, memorable, theatrical experiences…and how to do it on a shoestring.  Written for anyone who wants to produce a successful reading, including professional and community theaters, actors, directors,…

222 More Comedy Monologues, 2 Minutes & Under

222 More Comedy Monologues, 2 Minutes & Under

The Funniest, Hottest Monologues available! From writers as varied as Anton Chekhov, Will Eno, Reina Hardy, David Rakoff, Mark Twain and Lauren Gunderson. You’ll find shades of comedy from light to dark, situational humor, word play, absurdity, surrealism, and first-rate character work by some very funny writers. It’s all here!  

Crash Course Volume 2

Crash Course Volume 2

Are you auditioning for theater and looking for tips on how to improve your cold reading technique or monologues? Are you graduating from a high school or college acting program and looking to polish your auditioning skills as you enter the professional industry? Are you new to acting and looking for advice on headshots and…

Crash Course Volume 1

Crash Course Volume 1

Are you new to the acting industry and unsure where to start? Are you graduating from a high school or college acting program and seeking guidance as you enter the professional industry? Are you looking to learn the business essentials for yourself or your child without getting overwhelmed? Then “Crash Course: Preparing for the Business…

105 Five-Minute Plays Special Offer

105 Five-Minute Plays Special Offer

Goodreads Book Giveaway 105 Five-minute Plays for Study and Performance by John Capecci Giveaway ends April 01, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

105 Five-Minute Plays for Study and Performance

105 Five-Minute Plays for Study and Performance

A five-minute play? Is there such a thing? This collection of 105 gems says, briefly, Yes. Perfect for classroom study or to build a rollicking performance evening, these short works offer rich, complete worlds that are alternately lyrical, narrative, concrete and abstract. Some pack a wallop with powerful images while others use crackling dialogue to…

The Best Women’s Stage Monologues 2016

The Best Women’s Stage Monologues 2016

Here you will find a rich and varied selection of monologues for women from plays which were produced and/or published in the 2015-2016 theatrical season.  Many are for younger performers (teens through 30s) but there are also some excellent pieces for older women as well.  Some are comic, some are dramatic.  Some are rather short,…

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