Books we've read that we think are worth investigating and are, of course, somehow related to amateur theatre. If you've read a book that you think should be featured here, then please contact Jane.
Learn to drape three dimensional costumes
lays the groundwork to determine what materials and techniques to use to build props.
provides an informative and engaging introduction to the significant people, events, concepts and practices that have defined theatre
This book traces the entire process of sound design from initial concept through closing night.
This book shows step-by-step how to construct every lighting system in the Hokey light plot.
The first real guide to creating and styling costume wigs.
Script Analysis for Actors, Directors, and Designers teaches the skills of script analysis.
A step-by-step approach to the most common and popular theatre production practices.
Samuel French are delighted to announce that Journey’s End is now available for amateur performance.
This book takes the reader through all aspects of the craft of stage management.