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Best Drama Books You Should Enjoy

There are countless Drama courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.

1. Drama (2012)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyFrom Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile and Sisters! Callie loves theater. And while she would totally try out for her middle school's production of Moon over Mississippi, she can't really sing. Instead she's the set designer for the drama department's stage crew, and this year she's determined to create a set worthy of Broadway on a middle-school budget. But how can she, when she doesn't know much about carpentry, ticket sales are down, and the crew members are having trouble working together? Not to mention the onstage…
Author(s): Raina Telgemeier

2. The Norton Anthology of Drama (Shorter Third Edition) (2017)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyComprehensive and up-to-date, now with more instructor resources. Choose from the most comprehensive collection of plays. Enjoy accessible apparatus that helps students better analyze the works. Savor an eye-catching and informative illustration program focusing on performance. All for an unbeatable price. Revised in response to suggestions from hundreds of instructors and students, the Third Edition features five NEW plays (four in the Shorter Edition), NEW critical “Perspectives” sections, and an expanded suite of free digital resources. #77,361 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #815 in Literature #14 in Drama & Play…
Author(s): J. Ellen Gainor, Garner Jr., Stanton B., et al.

3. The Norton Anthology of Drama (Third Edition) (Vol. Two-Volume Set) (2017)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyComprehensive and up-to-date, now with more instructor resources. Choose from the most comprehensive collection of plays. Enjoy accessible apparatus that helps students better analyze the works. Savor an eye-catching and informative illustration program focusing on performance. All for an unbeatable price. Revised in response to suggestions from hundreds of instructors and students, the Third Edition features five NEW plays (four in the Shorter Edition), NEW critical “Perspectives” sections, and an expanded suite of free digital resources. #352,286 in Books (See Top 100 in…
Author(s): J. Ellen Gainor, Garner Jr., Stanton B., et al.

4. The Bedford Introduction to Drama (2017)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyWith plays dating all the way back to ancient Greece, Bedford Introduction to Drama teaches you to think critically about drama while learning about the history, theater design, staging, and acting style for each era of the theater. #591,946 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #11320 in Words, Language & Grammar (Books) #9177 in Literature #360 in Drama Literary Criticism Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Lee A. Jacobus

5. The Drama of Scripture: Finding Our Place in the Biblical Story (2014)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyThis bestselling textbook surveys the grand narrative of the Bible, demonstrating how the biblical story forms the foundation of a Christian worldview. The second edition has been thoroughly revised. Additional material is available online through Baker Academic’s Textbook eSources, offering course help for professors and study aids for students. Resources include discussion questions, a Bible reading schedule, an adult Bible class schedule, and a course syllabus. #37,014 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #160 in Religious Studies (Books) #615 in Christian Bible Study (Books) Would you…
Author(s): Craig G. Bartholomew, Michael W. Goheen

6. Current Approaches in Drama Therapy (2009)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyThis second edition of Current Approaches in Drama Therapy offers a revised and updated comprehensive compilation of the primary drama therapy methods and models that are being utilized and taught in the United States and Canada, including four new approaches. It is intended as a basic textbook for the field of drama therapy. Section I provides a context for the state of the field of drama therapy in North America, describing the history of the field, stages in professional development, theory building, emerging areas of interest, and challenges for the future. Section II includes the Integrative Five Phase Model, Role Method, Developmental…
Author(s): David Read Johnson, Renee Emunah

7. The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for the True Self, Revised Edition (1996)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyWhy are many of the most successful people plagued by feelings of emptiness and alienation? This wise and profound book has provided millions of readers with an answer–and has helped them to apply it to their own lives.Far too many of us had to learn as children to hide our own feelings, needs, and memories skillfully in order to meet our parents’ expectations and win their “love.” Alice Miller writes, “When I used the word ‘gifted’ in the title, I had in mind neither children who receive high grades in school nor children talented in a special way. I simply…
Author(s): Alice Miller

8. Structuring Drama Work: 100 Key Conventions for Theatre and Drama (Cambridge International Examinations) (2015)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyStructuring Drama Work is the only drama resource that explores 100 dramatic conventions and techniques and provides ideas for how to practise them. This book explains dramatic conventions and what they do, explores how dramatic techniques can be used, provides cultural connections and global contexts and includes examples of the techniques in the context of plays and texts. The compact size and simple format make this book convenient and easy to use. Suitable for IGCSE® students up to A Level, IB Diploma and beyond, this resource will give inspiration and ideas to students and save teachers valuable…
Author(s): Jonothan Neelands, Tony Goode

9. Writing the TV Drama Series: How to Succeed as a Professional Writer in TV (2018)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyThis revised and updated edition is a complete resource for anyone who wants to write and produce for television drama series or create an original series, as well as for teachers in screenwriting classes and workshops. It leads the reader step-by-step through every stage of the development and writing process, offering practical industry information and artistic inspiration.The Fourth Edition leads readers into the future and engages provocative issues about the interface between traditional TV and emerging technologies. It’s also the single most comprehensive source on what is happening in original television drama…
Author(s): Pamela Douglas

10. Drama-based Pedagogy: Activating Learning Across the Curriculum (Theatre in Education) (2018)

Best Drama Books You Should EnjoyDrama-based Pedagogy examines the mutually beneficial relationship between drama and education, championing the versatility of drama-based teaching and learning designed in conjunction with classroom curricula. Written by seasoned educators and based upon their own extensive experience in diverse learning contexts, this book bridges the gap between theories of drama in education and classroom practice. Kathryn Dawson and Bridget Kiger Lee provide an extensive range of tried and tested strategies, planning processes, and learning experiences, in order to create a uniquely accessible manual for those who…
Author(s): Kathryn Dawson, Bridget Kiger Lee

Books shelved as drama: Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Macbeth by William Shakespeare, Othello by William Shakes Drama genre: new releases and popular books, including The Hive by Barry Lyga, The Prom: A Novel Based on the Hit Broadway Musical by Saundra Mitchell, W Große Auswahl an eBooks bei Weltbild.de! Jetzt Drama eBooks schnell und ganz einfach im Weltbild eBook-Shop downloaden und sicher per Rechnung bezahlen. Drama also won a 2013 Stonewall Book Award in Children’s and Young Adult Literature, an award given by the American Library Association that serves to recognize authors who tackle LGBTQ related topics. Drama was nominated for a Harvey Award in 2013 by a group of comic-book professionals for excellence in comics. Listopia > Drama Book Lists. YA Books Far Better than Twilight. 2,759 books — 4,169 voters Hottest Dirty Talk! 1,470 books — 3,039 voters Best Books Involving Forbidden Love. 1,218 books — 2,964 voters Our Favorite Indie Reads. 2,896 books — 2,929 voters 100 Best Books of All Time: The World Library List. 100 books — 1,732 voters Hottest Erotic Romance Books! 1,281 books — 1,242

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some drama books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

For the Good of the Game: The Inside Story of the Surprising and Dramatic Transformation of Major League Baseball

Author(s): Bud Selig, Phil Rogers
Publisher: HarperCollins, Year: 9 July 2019, Size: 25 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2387973

Skogluft: Norwegian Secrets for Bringing Natural Air and Light into Your Home and Office to Dramatically Improve Health and Happiness

Author(s): Jørn Viumdal
Publisher: Harper Design, Year: 7 May 2019, Size: 44 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2366709

Defying Jihad: The Dramatic True Story of a Woman Who Volunteered to Kill Infidels—and Then Faced Death for Becoming One

Author(s): Esther Ahmad
Publisher: Tyndale Momentum, Year: 4 Jun 2019, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2375087

Anti-Corruption Evidence: The Role of Parliaments in Curbing Corruption

Author(s): Rick Stapenhurst, Rasheed Draman, Brooke Larson, Anthony Staddon
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2020, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2407544

Julius Caesar’s Self-Created Image and Its Dramatic Afterlife

Author(s): Miryana Dimitrova
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2322238

Austerity and the Public Role of Drama: Performing Lives-in-Common

Author(s): Victor Merriman
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Pivot, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2354254

Researching Conflict, Drama and Learning: The International DRACON Project

Author(s): John O'Toole, Dale Bagshaw, Bruce Burton, Anita Grünbaum, Margret Lepp, Morag Morrison, Janet Pillai
Publisher: Springer Singapore, Year: 2019, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2355708

Afro-Fabulations: The Queer Drama of Black Life

Author(s): Tavia Nyong’o
Publisher: NYU Press, Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2374951

Defying Jihad: The Dramatic True Story of a Woman Who Volunteered to Kill Infidels—And Then Faced Death for Becoming One

Author(s): Esther Ahmad
Publisher: Tyndale Momentum, Year: 2019, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2375949

Drama in the music of Franz Schubert

Author(s): Davies, Joe; Schubert, Franz; Sobaskie, James William
Publisher: The Boydell Press, Year: 2019, Size: 12 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2390794

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely best-sellers according to Washington Post, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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