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LRC resources for performing arts

Useful books

Acting with Grotowski
Voice
Acting Exercises for non-traditional staging
Acting for the Camera
Drama Games
Studying Plays
Thinking Through Theatre and Performance
The Michael Chekhov's Acting Technique
Playing Indoors
Directing Professionally
A Life-Coaching Approach to Screen Acting
Introduction to the Art of Stage Management

Print books

Below is a range of subjects, with their class mark. Clicking on the links takes you through to a list of resources at that class mark on the library catalogueMatching the class mark to the number on the shelves will show you where you will find the book.

Acting
792.028
American plays
812
Anatomy and physiology
612
Applied theatre
792.022
Artaud on theatre
792.0944
Directing
792.0233
Television Studies
791.45
Greek theatre / tragedy
792.0938
Monologues
808.82
Movement
792.82
Musical theatre
782.14
Plays
822
Shakespeare
822.33
Stage costume
792.026
Stage design / props / lighting
792.025
Stage make-up
792.027
Stage management
792.023
Study skills
371.3028

 

e-books

The different e-book collections provide access to a number of useful e-books. You can browse some of the titles in the collections below but there are many more available in each e-book database.

If you are accessing the e-books in college simply click on the book's cover image. If you are accessing the e-books from home follow the access instructions for each database below. 

 

Credo Reference

How to access Credo Reference from off campus
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English-Polish Dictionary
The Columbia Encyclopedia
The Essential Job Interview Handbook
The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English
Dictionary of Shakespeare
Shakespeare's Theatre: A Dictionary of His Context
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Stage Actors and Acting
The Cambridge Guide to Theatre

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook Central from off campus
Events Management
Studying Creatively : A Creativity Toolkit to Get Your Studies Out of a Rut
Studying for Success
Theatre Studies

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
Ancient Greece and Rome: An Encyclopedia for Students
Arts and humanities through the eras
Contemporary Theatre Film & Television series
Drama for Students
Elizabethan World Reference Library
Employment
Personal Finance
Shakespeare for Students
Social Skills
St James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
UXL Encyclopedia of World Biography

English and Maths e-books in Ebook Central

AQA GCSE English Language Grades 1-5 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Grades 5-9 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Workbook
My Revision Notes: AQA GCSE English Language
Revise AQA GCSE English Language Revision Guide
Revise English AQA workbook
Revise English Edexcel GCSE workbook
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology
AQA GCSE Maths Foundation Student Book
AQA GCSE Maths Higher Student Book
Mastering Mathematics : Foundation 1
Mastering Mathematics for Edexcel GCSE, Foundation 2 / Higher 1
Mastering Mathematics : Higher 2
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Higher Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Foundation Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Mathematics for Dyslexics : Including Dyscalculia