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New England Theatre Journal (a publication of the New England Theatre
Conference) invites Book Reviews for its 2005 edition. A refereed
publication, New England Theatre Journal is concerned with advancing the
study and practice of theatre and drama by printing articles of the
highest quality on a broad range of subjects, including traditional
scholarship, performance theory, pedagogy, and articles on theatre
performance, design and technology.

NETJ prints two types of Book Reviews: Full reviews (1000 words) and
Briefly Noted (175-200 words each). Following are listed books
available for either type and a few that are offered only for Brief
notice (indicated by an "*" ).

If you are interested in being considered as a prospective Reviewer for
NETJ, please contact Alycia Smith-Howard, Ph.D., (New York University), Book=
Reviews Editor, or Greta Heintzelman (Long Island University), Asst. Book=20
Reviews Editor at: Please indicate your preferred=20
title(s) for review, a brief outline of your qualifications and your snail-m=

The deadline for Book Review submissions is September 15, 2005. All
contributions to NETJ should conform to MLA Handbook guidelines. Reviews
should be judicious and informative - total pans will not be accepted.

* Altermann, Glenn. The Perfect Audition Monologue. Hanover: Smith & Kraus,=
2003. 186 pages. $14.95.
* Bild, Kathrun Marie. The Actor=E2=80=99s Quotation Book: Acting in a Nuts=
hell from=20
Those Who Really Know. Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2003. 191 pages. $9.95.=20
* Bluhm, Annika (ed). The Theatre Arts Audition Book for Men. New York:=20
Routledge, 2003. 103 pages. $13.95.
* Bluhm, Annika (ed). The Theatre Arts Audition Book for Women. New York:=20
Routledge, 2003. 103 pages. $13.95.
Bottoms, Stephen J. Playing Underground: A Critical History of the Off-Off=20
Broadway Movement. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2004. 388 pages.=
Boyce, Charles (ed.), Critical Companion to William Shakespeare: A Literary=20
Reference to His Life and Work. 2 vols. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 2005.=
1066 pages. $209.00.
Bryer, Jackson R. and Mary C. Hartig (ed.) The Facts on File Companion to=20
American Drama. New York: Facts on File, Inc., 2004. 562 pages. $71.50.

Capra, Steve (ed). Theatre Voices: Conversations on the Stage. Lanham,=20
Toronto and Oxford: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2004. 151 pages. $25.00.
* Carden, William (ed) and Pamela Berlin. HB Playwrights Short Play Festival=
2001: The Beach Plays. Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2003. 130 pages. $11.95.
* Carden, William (ed) and Pamela Berlin. HB Playwrights Short Play Festival=
2001: The Hospital Plays. Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2003. 120 pages. $11.95.
Chamberlain, Franc. Michael Chekhov. London and New York: Routledge, 2004.=
152 pages. $17.95.
Copeland, Nancy. Staging Gender in Behn and Centlivre: Women=E2=80=99s Come=
dy and=20
the Theatre. Burlington: Ashgate Publishing Co., 2004. 199 pages. $69.95
* Dabrowski, Kristen. The Ultimate Monologue Book for Middle School Actors,=
Volume 1: 111 One Minute Monologues. Hanover, NH: Smith & Kraus, Inc., 2003.=
116 pages. $11.95.
de la Barca, Pedro Calderon, translated by Michael Kidd. Life=E2=80=99s a Dr=
eam (La=20
Vida es Sueno): A Prose Translation and Critical Introduction. Bolder, CO:=20
University Press of Colorado, 2004. 159 pages. $12.95.

* Felner, Mira. Free to Act: An Integrated Approach to Acting, Second=20
Edition. Boston: Pearson Education, Inc., 2004. 238 pages. $67.00
Ginkas, Kama and John Freedman. Provoking Theatre: Kama Ginkas Directs. =20
Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2003. 327 pages. $19.95.
Gribbs, Jeff. Guru: My Days with Del Close. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2005. =20
Heathfield, Adrian (ed.). Live: Art and Performance. New York: Routledge,=20
2004. 256 pages. $35.00
Jory, Marcia Dixcy. The Ingenue in White: Reflections of a Costume Designer=
 Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2003. 132 pages. $17.95.=20

Kahan, Jeffrey. Reforging Shakespare: The Story of a Theatrical Scandal.=20
Bethlehem, PA:
Lehigh Univ Press, 1998. 271 pages $44.50=20

Kahan, Jeffrey (ed.). Shakespeare Imitations, Paradies and Forgeries:=20
1710-1820. New York: Routledge, 2004. 1120 pages. $650.00

Kendall, Roy. Christopher Marlowe and Richard Baines: Journeys Through the=20
Elizabethan Underground. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press,=20
2004. 456 pages. $75.00=20

King, Ros. Cymbeline: Constructions of Britain. Alderhsot, Hants. UK: Ashgat=
Publishing, 2005. 216 pages $89.95

* Lamedman, Debbie. The Ultimate Scene Study Series for Teens Vol. 2: 55=20
Short Scenes. Hanover: Smith & Kraus, 2004. 192 pages. $11.95.
Larsen, Darl. Monty Python, Shakespeare, and English Renaissance Drama. =20
Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Co. Publishers, 2003. $35.00.
* Lepidus, D. L. (ed.). The Best Men=E2=80=99s Stage Monologues of 2002. H=
Smith & Kraus, 2003. 100 pages. $11.95.
* Lepidus, D. L. (ed.). The Best Women=E2=80=99s Stage Monologues of 2002.=20=
Smith & Kraus, 2003. 102 pages. $11.95.

McAlindon, Tom. Shakespeare Minus =E2=80=98Theory.=E2=80=99 Burlington, VT:=
 Ashgate, 2004.=20
198 pages. $94.95.
Mehl, Dieter (ed.) with Angela Stock and Anne-Julia Zwierlein. Plotting=20
Early Modern London: New Essays on Jacobean City Comedy. Hampshire: Ashgate,=
236 pages. $79.95.
* Mulcahy, Lisa. Theater Festivals: Best Worldwide Venues for New Works. Ne=
York: Allworth Press, 2005. 241 pages. $19.95.
Murray, Simon. Jacques Lecoq. London and New York: Routledge, 2003. 180=20
pages. $17.95.
Newlove, Joyce with John Dalby. Laban for All. New York and London: Nick=20
Hern Books and Routledge, 2004. 255 pages. $19.95.

Pizzato, Mark. Theatres of Human Sacrifice: From Ancient Ritual to Screen=20
Violence. New York: State University of New York Press, 2005. 265 pages. =20
Remshardt, Ralf. Staging the Savage Gods: The Grotesque in Performance. =20
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2004. 304 pages. $55.00.
Rinear, David L. Stage, Page, Scandals and Vandals: William E. Burton and=20
Nineteenth Century American Theatre. Carbondale: Southern Illinois Universi=
Press, 2004. 285 pages. $55.00.
Salom, Jaime. Three Comedies: Behind the Scenes in Eden, Rigmaroles, and Th=
Other Eden. Bolder, CO: University Press of Colorado, 2004. 227 pages. =20
Schumacher, Claude (ed.) with Brian Singleton. Artaud on Theatre: The Poeti=
and Inspirational Writings that Called for a Fundamental Regeneration of=20
Western Art. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 2001. 246 pages. $16.95.
* Shepard, John W. Auditioning and Acting for the Camera. Hanover: Smith &=
Kraus, 2004. 295 pages. $14.95.
Smith-Howard, Alycia and Greta Heintzelman. Critical Companion to Tennessee=20
Williams. New York: Facts on File, 2005. 448 pages. $65.00

Strimling, Arthur. Roots and Branches: Creating Intergenerational Theater.=20
Portsmouth: Heinemann, 2004. 175 pages. $18.95.
Swift, Charles. Introduction to Stage Lighting: The Fundamentals of Theatre=
Lighting Design. Colorado Springs: Meriweather Publishing, 2004. 161 pages.=20
Thorburn, John. Companion to Classical Drama. New York: Facts on File, 2005.=
688 pages. $71.50=20

Wertheim, Albert. Staging the War: American Drama and World War II. =20
Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2004. 329 pages. $35=
Wetmore, Kevin J. Athenian Sun in an African Sky: Modern African Adaptations=
of Classical Greek Tragedy. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, 2001. 240=20
pages. $32.00
Wetmore, Kevin J. Black Dionysus: Greek Tragedy and African American Theatre=
Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Company, 2003. 262 pages. $35.00

 Woolland, Brian. Jonsonians: Living Traditions. Burlington: Ashgate=20
Publishing Co., 2003. 246 pages. $79.95.
* Wyckoff, Jennie (ed.). 100 True Soliloquies for Women. Hanover: Smith &=20
Kraus, 2003. 136 pages. $11.95.

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