Not My Father's Son
Score: 4.5
From 330 Ratings

Not My Father's Son


  • Author: Alan Cumming
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 33040987 Bytes


“Equal parts memoir, whodunit, and manual for living . . . a beautifully written, honest look at the forces of blood and bone that make us who we are, and how we make ourselves.”  --Neil GaimanIn his unique and engaging voice, the acclaimed actor of stage and screen shares the emotional story of his complicated relationship with his father and the deeply buried family secrets that shaped his life and career.A beloved star of stage, television, and film—“one of the most fun people in show business” (Time magazine)—Alan Cumming is a successful artist whose diversity and fearlessness is unparalleled. His success masks a painful childhood growing up under the heavy rule of an emotionally and physically abusive father—a relationship tha...

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Score: 4.5
From 114 Ratings

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf


  • Author: Ntozake Shange
  • Release Date : 2010-11-02
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • File Size: 11513601 Bytes


From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp’s Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award–winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, and transformed audiences all over the country. Passionate and fearless, Shange’s words reveal what it meant to be of color and female in the twentieth century. First published in 1975, when it was praised by The New Yorker for “encom­passing . . . every feeling and experience a woman has ever had,” for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf will be read and performed for generations to come. Here is the complete text, with stage directions, of a groundbreaking dramati...

The Living Theatre

The Living Theatre


  • Author : John Tytell
  • Publisher : Grove Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0802134866


The Living Theatre Book Description :

Provides a biography of the Living Theatre a radical American theatrical group known for violating taboos of culture and government...

Living Theatre

Living Theatre


  • Author : Edwin Wilson
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0072562579


Living Theatre Book Description :

Living Theatre: A History conveys the excitement and variety of theatre throughout time, as well as the dynamic way in which our interpretation of theatre history is informed by contemporary scholarship. Rather than presenting readers with a mere catalog of historical facts and figures, it sets each period in context through an exploration of the social, political and economic conditions of the day, creating a vivid study of the developments in theatre during that time....

The Living Theatre

The Living Theatre


  • Author : Renfreu Neff
  • Publisher : Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merill
  • Release Date : 1970
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105005507251


The Living Theatre Book Description :

The Company's American tour, after a visit to Europe, is recounted here providing a compelling view of the U.S. in 1969 through the eyes of American exiles returned....

Living Theatre  A History

Living Theatre A History


  • Author : Edwin Wilson
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
  • Release Date : 2006-12-11
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106017483576


Living Theatre A History Book Description :

Living Theatre: A History conveys the excitement and variety of theatre throughout time, as well as the dynamic way in which our interpretation of theatre history is informed by contemporary scholarship. Rather than presenting readers with a mere catalog of historical facts and figures, it sets each period in context through an exploration of the social, political and economic conditions of the day, creating a vivid study of the developments in theatre during that time....

The Living Theatre

The Living Theatre


  • Author : Pierre Biner
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1973-10
  • Genre: Experimental theater
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0380013312


The Living Theatre Book Description :

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The Living Theatre

The Living Theatre


  • Author : Bianca Tarozzi
  • Publisher : BOA Editions, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2017-10-16
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781942683520


The Living Theatre Book Description :

In this first US publication of celebrated Italian poet Bianca Tarozzi, narrative poems (presented bilingually in both English and the original Italian) carry us through the poet's childhood memories of World War II under Mussolini, harsh post-war conditions, and mid-century changes that transformed Italian life, specifically for women. A unique figure in contemporary Italian poetry, Tarozzi draws significant influence from acclaimed American poets—Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, and James Merrill—interweaving powerful subjects with humor and heart. After: you have packed the suitcase, shut off the gas, turned all the lights out, locked the window and the big outside door, when you lean against a wall, afraid of falling, and wait, expecting the ...

Full Moon Stages

Full Moon Stages


  • Author : Judith Malina
  • Publisher : Mitten Press
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1941110258


Full Moon Stages Book Description :

As cofounder of the internationally-known, highly-controversial radical political troupe, The Living Theater, author Judith Malina is one of the leading female countercultural figures of the 50s, 60s, 70s and beyond. inFULL MOON STAGES: PERSONAL NOTES FROM 50 YEARS OF THE LIVING THEATRE, she creates an intimate memoir in a unique format with a collection of personal notes written on every full moon for 50 years from 1964 to 2014. These never-before-published personal notes reveal Malina's most private thoughts and inform the reader on what The Living Theatre was performing as they wound their way from New York City to Italy, France, Belgium, Germany and Brazil in a nomadic series of notable performances of such underground classics as The Brig, The C...

Living theater

Living theater


  • Author : Edwin Wilson
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0070707324


Living theater Book Description :

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Living Theater

Living Theater


  • Author : Edwin Wilson
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015051306853


Living Theater Book Description :

Living Theater: A History conveys the excitement and variety of theater throughout time and the dynamic way in which our interpretation of theater history is informed by contemporary scholarship. Rather than presenting readers with a mere catalog of historical facts and figures, Wilson and Goldfarb set each period in context through an exploration of the social, political and economic conditions of the day, and create a vivid study of the developments in theater during that time. Changes to the third edition include the addition of new biographies of key players in the dramatic world, expanded existing biographies, and a completely revised chapter on early Asian theater....