Audrey in Rome by Luca Dotti, Ludovica Damiani, Sciascia Gambaccini

By Luca Dotti, Ludovica Damiani, Sciascia Gambaccini

Assembled through Audrey Hepburn's son Luca Dotti, Audrey in Rome is an intimate number of nearly 200 candid images of the cherished actress and much-imitated sort icon in the course of the twenty-year interval she made Rome her home.

A inner most album of infrequent snapshots--many by no means released before--of Audrey Hepburn in her daily life as a citizen of the everlasting urban, Audrey in Rome is a treasure for each fan of her movies and her impeccable, undying sort. With an creation via Dotti that unearths Audrey's deepest part and 3 photo-filled chapters geared up by way of decade, the e-book captures the actress as she strolls round the urban by myself and with friends and family, walks her Yorkie, Mr. recognized, has breakfast in Piazza Navona, visits the neighborhood florist, and extra. The ebook additionally includes set pictures of the movies she made in the course of her Rome years (Roman vacation, warfare and Peace, The Nun's tale, Breakfast at Tiffany's) and of the well-known clothes and niknaks that helped create her iconic glance. impossible to resist because the actress herself, Audrey in Rome opens the door to Hepburn's own international.

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How To Write Funny: Your Serious, Step-By-Step Blueprint For by Scott Dikkers

By Scott Dikkers

The definitive comedy-writing guide from one of many genre's such a lot celebrated writers, this easy-to-follow consultant lays out a transparent method for growing humor that will get sizeable, milk-coming-out-of-your-nose laughs, reliably and repeatably.

You'll learn... the 3 sure-fire how one can generate fabric the eleven types of jokes and the way to inform them the key to completely overcoming writer's block and plenty of extra information, methods and methods

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Walt Disney and the Quest for Community (Design & the Built by Steve Mannheim

By Steve Mannheim

Throughout the ultimate months of his lifestyles, Walt Disney used to be fed on with the global difficulties of towns. His improvement proposal on the time of his demise on fifteenth December 1966 will be his team's conceptual reaction to the ills of the interior towns and the sprawl of the megalopolis: the "Experimental Prototype neighborhood of the next day" or, because it turned recognized, EPCOT. This quantity makes a speciality of the unique idea of EPCOT, which was once conceived via Disney as an experimental group of approximately 20,000 humans at the Disney international estate in critical Florida. With its radial plan, 50-acre city centre enclosed by means of a dome, themed foreign purchasing region, greenbelt, excessive density flats, satellite tv for pc groups, monorail and underground roads, the unique EPCOT plan is akin to post-war Stockholm and the British New cities, in addition to modern day transit-oriented improvement conception. regrettably, Disney himself didn't dwell lengthy sufficient to witness the conclusion of his "model city". although, EPCOT's evolution into tasks reminiscent of the EPCOT Centre and town of get together monitors a extraordinary dedication by way of the Disney association to the unique EPCOT philosophy, one that maintains to have relevance within the fields of making plans and improvement.

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The Cambridge History of Twentieth-Century Music by Nicholas Cook, Anthony Pople

By Nicholas Cook, Anthony Pople

Before everything of the 20 th century tune intended the paintings culture of Western Europe and North the US by way of the tip of the century that used to be only one culture between many. Written via a gaggle of specialists within the box, this e-book surveys what occurred to the Western artwork culture along the improvement of jazz, renowned track, and global song, linking the historical past of song with that of its social contexts.

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The Concert Song Companion: A Guide to the Classical by Charles Osborne

By Charles Osborne

W HAT I H A V E tried during this ebook is a survey of track; the type of music which one unearths variously defined as 'concert', 'art', or occasionally even 'classical song'. 'Concert track' turns out the main worthy, definitely the least inexact or deceptive, of a few descriptions, specially considering 'art track' sounds primly off­ placing, and 'classical track' quite needs to be used simply to consult songs written through the classical interval, i. e. the 18th century. live performance track sincerely skill the type of songs one hears sung at concert events or recitals. Addressing myself to the final music-lover who, even though he possesses no unique wisdom of the music literature, isn't­ theless adequate in songs and their singers to wait recitals of Lieder or of songs in numerous languages, i've got certainly limited myself to that time period within which the majority of those songs was once composed, even though now not inevitably in basic terms to these composers whose songs have survived to be remembered in recital programmes at the present time. i assume this to be approximately the 3 centuries coated by way of the years 1650-1950, notwithstanding many of the songs we, as audiences, recognize and love have been composed in the midst of this era, in different phrases within the nineteenth century.

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Being and Doing: A Workbook for Actors by Eric Morris

By Eric Morris

A enjoyable and fascinating workbook for actors to take advantage of in developing a regular paintings agenda. Designed to assist the actor combine the 2 elements of the method, THE software AND THE CRAFT. which supplies spontaneity, measurement, and authenticity to his functionality. the various day-by-day routines care for each element of appearing together with the actor's dating to the company. clean pages give you the actor with house to record his or her personal involvement and growth. Being a workbook, each web page is stuffed with an everyday project and instructions to training the workouts and utilising them to dramatic fabric. a number of images depict a few recognizable actors excited by the paintings strategy. this can be the second one e-book by means of Eric Morris that chronicles his procedure of performing. it's a outstanding better half to "NO performing PLEASE" because it keeps the place that booklet ends.

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Contemporary Erotic Cinema by Douglas Keesey

By Douglas Keesey

From Last Tango in Paris to American Pie to Brokeback Mountain—a examine greater than a hundred erotic movies, with in-depth research and fascinating behind-the-scenes anecdotes

The first booklet to examine actually modern erotic cinema, this book provides in-depth analyses of intercourse scenes from more than 100 motion pictures, greater than half them published within the twenty first century. starting with an summary of ways depictions of intercourse on display have replaced over the past forty years, with specific awareness to censorship controversies, the publication is split into 3 major parts—erotic genres, subject matters, and acts—and covers intercourse comedies, physique horror, alien intercourse, and erotic animation; homosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and trans motion pictures, video clips approximately formative years, marriage, and infidelity; motion pictures facing incest, blasphemy, and demise; on-screen nudity and voyeurism, masturbation, oral and anal intercourse, the ménage à trois, and the orgy; and bestiality, rape and sadomasochism. the flicks mentioned comprise 9 Songs, undesirable schooling, Black Swan, Intimacy, final Tango in Paris, The Reader, The Wayward Cloud, Y Tu Mamá También and lots of extra.

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This Wheel's on Fire: Levon Helm and the Story of the Band by Stephen Davis, Levon Helm

By Stephen Davis, Levon Helm

The Band, who sponsored Bob Dylan whilst he went electrical in 1965 after which grew to become out a half-dozen albums of fantastically crafted, image-rich songs, is now considered as the most influential rock teams of the '60s. yet whereas their tune evoked a Southern mythology, purely their Arkansawyer drummer, Levon Helm, was once the true article. From the cotton fields to Woodstock, from seeing Sonny Boy Williamson and Elvis Presley to taking part in for President Clinton, This Wheel’s on Fire replays the tumultuous heritage of our occasions in Levon’s personal unforgettable folksy drawl. This variation is increased with a brand new afterword by way of the authors.

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