A clear and concise handbook to the key connections between dramaturgical exercises and performance studies. Haus looks at the way the concept of performance has been engaged across a number of... More > disciplines. Seven chapters with examples, reflections and source material provide a lively, easily accessible overview of the full range of introduction to performance for students at all levels in performance studies, theatre training and performing arts.< Less
Not all of the excitement of being on the road happens onstage, backstage or even at the hotel after-party. Very few people think about what it takes to actually GET to the shows. As far as most... More > concert-goers are concerned, the show magically appears, happens and disappears after the last note is played. I’m here to tell you that it’s not as easy as that.< Less
The Second Edition in the Out On the Streets eBook collection. This Edition deals solely with the events of December 30, 1974 and the days immediately after, when Peter "Moose" Oreckinto... More > almost had his hand blown off as the result of a misfiring special effect. Was the device faulty or had it been tampered with? You be the judge. Told by the man himself, Peter "Moose" Oreckinto.< Less
The untold stories of the Original Kiss Krew (TM), and how they helped to make KISS "The Hottest Band in the Land"
Each month we will publish a number of chapters online (Editions). We... More > will continue releasing these editions until we have released the COMPLETE book, which we will then publish in HARD COVER printed format.
Each of the online editions will be available for download for $3.50 PER EDITION, with the final HARD COVER book containing ALL online chapters/editions offered for purchase at $25 each. A select number of HARD COVER copies individually signed by Peter "Moose" Oreckinto, J.R. Smalling & Rick Munroe will be offered for purchase at $40 each. Fans that have purchased 5 or more editions online will be eligible to purchase the Hard Cover book at a deeply discounted price.
In addition to the previously released online editions, the Hard cover book will also contain never before seen photos and additional Bonus material.< Less
The Snarky Puppy Songbook is the first official compilation of sheet music by the instrumental music ensemble Snarky Puppy. Transcribed by members of the actual band, this chart offers individual... More > parts for guitar, keyboard, bass, Bb melody, and C melody instruments, in addition to a score containing the aforementioned parts and a page of personal notes on each composition by bandleader Michael League. These offer insights and stories about the piece, as well as ideas for creatively adapting the song in order to make it your own. ***Each installment of the songbook contains ONE SONG, as songs are constantly being added to Lulu.com.***< Less
283 pages/240 exercises.
The Virtuoso Pianist (Le Piano Virtuose) by Charles-Louis Hanon, is a compilation of sixty exercises meant to train the pianist in speed, precision, agility, and strength of... More > all of the fingers and flexibility in the wrists. First published in Boulogne, in 1873, The Virtuoso Pianist is Hanon's most well-known work, and is still widely used by piano instructors and pupils.
The first part, consisting of exercises 1 - 20, is labeled "preparatory exercises." These are also the most famous exercises.< Less
The Snarky Puppy Songbook is the first official compilation of sheet music by the instrumental music ensemble Snarky Puppy. Transcribed by members of the actual band, each song in the book offers... More > individual parts for guitar, keyboard, Bb melody, and C melody instruments, in addition to a score containing the aforementioned parts and a page of personal notes on each composition by bandleader Michael League. These offer insights and stories the piece, as well as ideas for creatively adapting the song in order to make it your own. ***Each installment of the songbook contains ONE SONG, as the book is constantly being added to.***< Less
Think of it, to try and make movie. What a crazy idea! This popular handbook is designed to give new Production Assistants (P.A.s) an edge in the insane world of movie making. Topics include how to... More > get your first job, the basics of lock-downs, radio communication, running talent, what to bring to a set, and driving.
Written by a P.A., this handbook is full of advice and stories from the trenches. The 3rd edition has been expanded and checked by industry professionals, P.A.s and instructors at film schools.< Less
With over 250 step-by-step pictures on over forty beginning moves, this manual is designed for students and teachers of beginning fabric or silks. This manual includes instruction on footlocks... More > (covering a variety of moves in basic, single, and double footlock moves), includes an introduction to the hiplock (a.k.a. hip key), various climbs, and other beginning moves. Focusing on injury prevention, there are tips on how to spot students and how to avoid common mistakes.< Less
National Model & Talent Showcase (NMTS) is a safe venue for aspiring artists to entertain a large appreciative crowd while pursuing a career in the industry. Winners of the showcase go on to be... More > warmly introduced with industry professionals to help catapult their career.
Simply Spring Fashion Runway Show (SSFRS2014) bring aspiring models from all over the nation to share the runway and put on a show in a warm atmosphere. Ideal for experience for the newly trained Model, and national exposure for the seasoned Model.
SSFRS is a quarterly event held in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Ages. levels, and stat categories are separated to ensure that each Model is challenged according to hes/her ability.
In between each two hour runway show, a one hour entertainment segment for local, regional, and national talents to take command of the stage. Levels for entertainers range from Intermediate to Professional. It's all about exposure for them. You never know who may be scouting talent in the audience!< Less
This book is a collection of short inspirational stories written by unknown authors. I’ve gathered these stories throughout the years. The most inspirational stories that touched my heart and... More > made me a better person – are compiled in this book. My goal is to bring these stories to my readers and to ignite, inspire and encourage their hearts.
Once you pick up this book - please read it slowly. Take your time. Listen to the words coming through your mind and your heart. Enjoy each and every one of these stories. Give them the opportunity to touch your soul. Ask yourself what can you learn by reading the story? How can it affect your life? Can you become a better and hap-pier person?
You might find some stories more inspirational than the others. Some will make you cry. Some will make you laugh. Remember that all the stories in the book are designed to inspire and encourage you.
I truly hope that you get as much fun and inspiration from reading this book, as I got from working on it.< Less
This is the story about a young couple whose marriage is becoming stale after three long years. James and Samantha begin noticing things about each other that sparks fits of anger between them. One... More > day when coming home early from the gym, James eavesdrops on his wife’s conversation. He overhears Samantha and her best friend Shanna, talking about what James should work on in order to be considered perfect for Samantha. Desperate to please his wife, James starts making changes to become the perfect man unbeknownst to Samantha.
With the help of Leroy his college buddy and personal trainer, James makes extreme changes to his usual routine trying to fit her description of the perfect man. However, instead of seeing the good in his improvements Samantha begins to suspect James is dressing up for another woman.< Less
Longwood in Waterloo, Ontario, is the home of Ray Dugan, retired professor of French and long-time Scottish Country Dance Instructor. The collection contains 45 of his most successful dances--for all... More > level, all ages, and to all different kinds of music.< Less
STEELcyclopedia - The Titans of Hard Rock is the third entry in Taylor T. Carlson's ROCKcyclopedia series of books. This book covers the best classic hard rock and metal bands of all time, including... More > groups like Black Sabbath, Uriah Heep, Blue Oyster Cult, Metallica, Megadeth, Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, and Dio. For all 50 bands in the book, there are lineups, discographies, recommendations, and band histories. Printed in black and white, the emphasis is more on information - this is more a reference book than a coffee table book.
As with the first two books in this series (HAIRcyclopedia Vol.1 - The Legends and HAIRcyclopedia Vol. 2 - The Vault) this one includes photos by David Plastik, a legendary photographer whose work has been seen on album covers, in liner notes, and in major music publications.
Author Taylor T. Carlson is a die-hard rock fan residing in the Vegas Valley. His reviews can be seen in Vegas Rocks Magazine, as well as on Rock Over America (a music website.)< Less
This is a book about my life. There are stories about my childhood all the way up until early 2014. I have stage 4 cancer and also live with Bi Polar disorder. There are some graphic stories about... More > things that have happened to me involving my Bi Polar disorder. I do not talk about all my family members or friends I just use the ones that are directly involved in my tales. (Some content is graphic and this should not be read by children.) All names have been changed as well. It is a short read but should be interesting.< Less
Just when life can throw you for a curve, that's when trouble seems to come in numbers. From the day to day commute to work, dealing with family matters,unexpected setbacks, bill collectors, the cost... More > of living while going thru the motions of a mundane existence.
This writer shares his stories on the struggles he has experienced throughout his life, the ups, the downs, falling down while having the resilience to get back up and persevere in pursuits of his life long dream of becoming a published author.
With memoirs, journals and select poetry with a powerful social message, his words compel hearts to rise during those moments when it's easier to just rollover and throw in the towel.
His down to earth, no nonsense approach is just what is needed for those who are up against the ropes. This release will definitely reignite passions that may have went dormant. A must read indeed!< Less
17 new Scottish Country dances from Florida's Suncoast, the western part of the state, by teachers at the Dunedin, Sarasota, and Saint Petersburg groups.
Good fun, with a great variety of figures and... More > combinations.< Less
This book is a student progress manual to accompany lessons for Chicago Style Steppin with Daron “Dr. Step” & Janetta “Tekniq” Barker. It is intended to introduce you to... More > and track your development through various levels and phases of the dance. Check out the lessons online or visit one of our classes. www.back2living.org / www.back2living.mindbites.com. We developed these steppin lessons and teach them in a way that's fun, creative and easy to grasp. We will take you through various techniques to help guide you step-by-step to quickly progress through the phases at a pace that fits your time, schedule and availability. Our lessons are ideal for the beginner stepper. Our regular classes are taught on Sundays in Mission, Kansas with other classes at different locations and times to support the overall Kansas City Metro Area.< Less
With over 300 detailed pictures, this step-by-step manual covers all the basics of a first course in aerial yoga. Pigeon, bow, frog, plank and more than forty other moves are described using the... More > fabric as an assisting tool. Moves are done both in conjunction with the ground and suspended in the air. Designed for both teachers and students, this manual is the perfect reference handbook to have on hand.< Less
Now I may have my dates wrong. I thought this was 1984, but it could be 1985. Either way this book contains 115 photos of the legendary Japanese punk band Boowy on their trip to London, during which... More > I interviewed them for ZigZag and saw them playing a brilliant gig at the Marquee. Sadly I was out of film when they played, but these posed photos for the interview are both cool and great fun.< Less
Mind Over Metal is a philosophical and spiritual approach to musical mastery for the aspiring musician. As the first book in The Mystic Art of Self-Discovery series, Mind Over Metal offers deep... More > insights for anyone who wants to unleash their inner creativity and achieve mastery in the complex art of music.
Inspired by the philosophies and spiritual traditions that acknowledge music's role in spiritual development, Mind Over Metal has been crafted in a fashion that will awaken your mind to a deeper understanding of sound and vibrations and how they can be harnessed to transform your
musical expression. Whether you are a novice, a pro or even just someone who is passionate about music, Mind Over Metal offers you timeless
wisdom that is sure to open your mind and expand your creative vision!< Less