Cinemage Books

Browse By Category
African American
Alfred Hitchcock
Andy Warhol
Animation
Architecture
Art & Design
Art Deco
Artists
Beat Literature
Billy Wilder
Books Into Film
British Film and Culture
Childrens Books
Collectibles
Comic Books, Comic Art & Graphic Novels
Cookbooks and Food
Dance
Disney Animation Comic Art
Erotica
Fashion
Federico Fellini
Fiction
Film And Entertainment
Film Noir
Francois Truffaut
French New Wave
Gardens, Plants and Flowers
Gay And Lesbian
General Non-Fiction
Graphic Design and Illustration
horror sci-fi fantasy
Ira Joel Haber Paintings, Drawings And Collages
Italian Film and Culture
James Dean
Japanese Film and Culture
John Huston
Literature, Fiction, Poetry, Essays
Magazines, Periodicals & Journals
Magic
Marilyn Monroe

View Other Categories
 
Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Theatre And Plays

Theatre And Plays

Click on Title to view full description

 
A Kazan Reader, Kazan, Elia
101 Kazan, Elia A Kazan Reader
New York Stein & Day 1977 0812821939 / 9780812821932 First Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ELIA KAZAN. "I RECOMEND (SP?) THIS BOOK. ELIA KAZAN JAN 80". Collects excerpts from several of his novels including "The Arrangement" and "The Assassins" along with the complete text of "America America" and essays "What A Film Director Needs To Know" & "Reverence Is Not An Artistic Emotion." Rubbing and a few tears to the dustjacket. Vg+/vg. A nice inscribed copy by one of the leading lights of the American theatre and also Hollywood. 
Price: 175.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
John Kelly And Company, Kelly, John
102 Kelly, John John Kelly And Company
New York John Kelly 1992 1st Edition Large Paper in Slipcase 
INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY JOHN KELLY IN 1994. This is a large promotional folder presskit for the renowned performance artist John Kelly and his company. The kit consists of a three gated large illustrated b&w folder that has been inscribed and signed by Kelly. Within the folder is a calling card, along with 10 pages of career info. and material on many of his perfomance pieces which include notes, credits & critical blurbs. Each page is also illustrated with perfomrance photos. Also set in the folder but not called for are theatre programs for three of his performance pieces with ticket stubs laid in, and a copy of Poz Magazine which is a magazine for people with HIV. Kelly is pictured on the cover, and inside is a long article on him with many photos. Also laid in is a small recent card for a series shows that he did at Joe's Pub. Small split to one of the folds of the folder has been mended with acid free tape. Fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
103 Kelly, John John Kelly Archive
New York John Kelly 1992 1st Edition Paper 
Folder of assorted promotional pieces, announcements, flyers and notes and letters from the mid 90's relating to the well known performance artist John Kelly. There are approx 15 pieces many inscribed and or signed by him. Sold as a collection only. Fine., 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
104 Kimball, Robert & Bolcom, William Reminiscing with Sissle and Blake
New York The Viking Press 1973 670593885 First Edition Oversize Boards & Cloth W. Dj. 
INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY 16 PERFORMERS ON THE FRONT AND BACK ENDSHEET AND FRONT PASTEDOWN INCLUDING EUBIE BLAKE, ADELAIDE HALL, SLIM THOMPSON, HELEN ARMSTEAD JOHNSON, FERDI & FLO, ESTELLINE PIKE, AMY OLSON, TOMMY & KITY, MARQUERITE CARTWRIGHT, MARION JONES WHORTHY WARNER, THOMASINA JOHNSON NORFORD, RUBY W. NICHOLAS & OTHERS. Large over 250pg. pictorial history and tribute to two great performers-composers Noble Sissle & Eubie Blake and their many years in vaudeville and the musical theatre. The book is beautifully illustrated with 100's of vintage photos & theatre memorabilia along with the lyrics for many of their songs. Also includes extensive text with most of the material coming from the archives of Sissle & Blake. Also laid in is A SMALL 5" X 7" WHITE CARD THAT HAS BEEN INSCRIBED AND SIGNED IN INK BY EUBIE BLAKE WHO HAS ALSO WRITTEN IN PENCIL A BAR OF MUSIC TO HIS MOST FAMOUS SONG "I'M JUST WILD ABOUT HARRY." ALSO LAID IN IS A SMALL PUBLICITY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED PHOTO CARD OF ESTELLINE WHO FROM THE PHOTO APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN A SWORD SWALLOWER. ALSO INCLUDED IS A PROGRAM FROM A LIMITED PERFORMANCE HELD AT TOWN HALL OF "BLACK BROADWAY" THAT WAS PERFORMED IN 1980 WITH AN IMPRESSIVE GROUP OF PERFORMERS INCLUDING HONI COLES, BOBBY SHORT, JOHN W. BUBBLES, NELL CARTER, ADELAIDE HALL, GREGORY HINES AND LESLIE "BUBBA" GAINES WHO HAS SIGNED THE COVER. THERE IS ALSO A 1PG. PROGRAM FOR A PERFORMANCE BY ADELAIDE HALL LATER IN HER LIFE AND ALSO LAID IN HIS A 2PG. FOLDOVER PROGRAM FOR A TRIBUTE TO EUBIE BLAKE 100 YEARS THAT WAS HELD IN NEW YORK CITY IN 1983 AND FINALLY LAID IN ARE SEVERAL NEWSPAPER REVIEWS FOR ADELADIE HALL AND BLACK BROADWAY AND A SMALL TYPED RESUME FOR FERDIE ROBINSON. A Unique copy of a wonderful book on the great team of Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake whose partnership spanned more than 50 years. The dustjacket has some shallow chipping to the top edge and the book is lightly shaken. Vg/vg. 
Price: 600.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
105 Kimball, Robert & Simon, Alfred The Gershwins.
New York Bonanza Books 1973 0 517 165945 / 9780517165942 1st Reprint Edition Oversize Cl. W. Dj. 
Large lavish biography of George & Ira Gershwin illustrated with more than 350 b&w photos, + 8pgs. in color of George's paintings. Includes chronology of shows with songs. Nicely designed. Fine/fine.  
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
106 Kleist, Heinrich Von, Translated and Introduced By Agee, Joel, Pictures By Sendak, Maurice Penthesilea
New York HarperCollins 1998 0061180157 / 9780061180156 First Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
Kleist's obscure and complex early 19th-century play, translated here by Joel Agee (James Agee's son) is a tragedy of love and war in which "An army of Amazons sets out to conquer Greek heroes for the purpose of stocking their women's state with new female offspring." Illustrated by Maurice Sendak in 13 full color drawings that are untypical for him. in that they are somewhat erotic. They are as usual with him richly detailed and beautifully colored. Small corner crease to the bottom of the back flap. Fine/near fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Myself and the Theatre, Komisarjevsky, Theodore
107 Komisarjevsky, Theodore Myself and the Theatre
New York City E.P. Dutton 1930 First American Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
Memoirs of the Russian director and teacher of theatre from Imperial Court Theatre to Revolution and beyond. Illustrated with 34 full page photographs of the author actors and stage sets.The highlight of course is the very nice Art Deco that is in fine condition as is the book itself. Fine/fine except for some light soiling to the top edge. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Orton Diaries, Lahr, John. Edited By
108 Lahr, John. Edited By The Orton Diaries
New York Harper & Row 1986 0060157437 / 9780060157432 1st Printing Cloth W. Dj. 
Diaries of the gay murdered British playwright. Illus. w. 4 in-text photos + 24pgs. of photos on plates. Endsheets illus. w. examples of Orton's & Halliwell's altered book jackets. Dj. designed by Paul Davis Studio. Vg+/vg+ 
Price: 5.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Stage Make-Up, Lane, Yoti
109 Lane, Yoti Stage Make-Up
The Northwestern Press 1965. 
vg+/vg+/sm. mends to top of sp. panel. British book on how to put on a face. 1st pub. in 1950. 14 b&w photos. 12th print. edition. Binding is cl.w.dj. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Shaw: An Exhibit, Laurence, Dan H. With Garcia, Lois B.
110 Laurence, Dan H. With Garcia, Lois B. Shaw: An Exhibit
Austin The University Of Texas 1977 1st Edition Paper 
Attractiive exhibition catalog for an exhibition on the life and work of the playwright consisting of 765 items including letters, manuscripts, letters, books, photographs, memorablia & artwork. Illus. with 71 interior repros. + illustrated covers. Minute soiling to the white covers otherwise fine. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
111 Laurents, Arthur Mainly On Directing Gypsy, West Side Story and Other Musicals
New York Alfred a Knopf Inc 2009 0307270882 / 9780307270887 2nd Printing Boards & Cloth with Dustjacket 
SIGNED BY ARTHUR LAURENTS. Outspoken and candid book by Laurents on his directing of musicals. No photos. Fine/fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
112 Lawrence, Jerome and Lee, Robert E, book By, Herman, Jerry, Music and Lyrics By Mame
New York Random House 1967 First Printing Cloth with Dustjacket 
LAID IN THE BOOK IS A SMALL WHITE 3" X 5' CARD THAT HAS BEEN SIGNED BY ANGELA LANSBURY. Hit musical that ran for 1,508 perfromances and won Angela Lansbury her first Tony Award. Tonys were also won by Beatrice Arthur and Frankie Michaels along with 6 additional Tony nominations. Based of course on the novel by Patrick Dennis which in turn became a play that starred Rosalind Russell who later repeated her role for the movie version. Unfortunately when it came time to make a movie of the musical the producers passed over Angela Lansbury and instead cast a poorly suited and too old Lucille Ball who sank the film. Includes all the lyrics and 3 photos. The bright red dustjacket has some minor creasing and a few tears tot eh top edge, and light rubbing + the usual sun fading to the spine panel. The book itself is fine/vg.  
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
113 Leavitt, Richard F., editor. Intro.by Tennessee Williams The World Of Tennessee Williams
NY Putnam's 1978. 1978 399117733 First Edition Oversize Cloth No Dj. 
Marvelous picto. bio. on the life of the great playwright. Illus. w. over 200 rare photos,posters etc. 8pgs. in color. Errata sliplaid in. Lacking the dustjacket, light soiling to the cloth. Table of Contents page irregularly bound in. Vg+ 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Freak. A Semi-Demi-Quasi-Pseudo Autobiography, Leguizamo, John with Katz, David Bar
114 Leguizamo, John with Katz, David Bar Freak. A Semi-Demi-Quasi-Pseudo Autobiography
New York Riverhead Books 1997 1573220922 / 9781573220927 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Boards & Cloth with Dustjacket 
INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY JOHN LEGUIZAMO. "TO...ALL MY FREAKIN BEST!" The Book adaptation of Leguizamo's critically acclaimed one man Broadway show. A nicely designed book. Fine/fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Abigail's Party and Goosepimples, Leigh, Mike
115 Leigh, Mike Abigail's Party and Goosepimples
Kensington, London, United Kingdom Penguin Books, Limited 1983 014048180X / 9780140481808 Later Printing Paper 
INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY MIKE LEIGH "TO JUDI THANKS MIKE..." Two early plays by the talented director & writer whose most known in this country for his Oscar nominated films "Secrets And Lies" and "Topsy Turvey." No illustrations. Postcard for Career Girls laid in. Also laid in is a nice booklet for the dvd release of "Life Is Sweet" a 16pg. booklet for the dvd release of Naked and a booklet for the dvd release of "Meantime." Fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Tovarich Souvenir Program , Leigh, Vivien
116 Leigh, Vivien Tovarich Souvenir Program
New York 1963 Original Souvenir Program Oversize Paper 
Rare 20pg. souvenir program for a musical that starred Vivien Leigh. & John Pierre Aumont. Leigh won a Tony Award, and the musical ran for 264 performances. The program is from later in the production as it has replacements including Taina Elg & John Emery taking over supporting roles. Illustrated with many photos of Leigh. Some light soiling to the covers. Vg+.  
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Paint Your Wagon, Lerner, Alan Jay, Book and Lyrics By
117 Lerner, Alan Jay, Book and Lyrics By Paint Your Wagon
New York Coward-Mc Cann 1952 First Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
Musical about the California gold rush with music by Frederick Loewe that ran on Broadway for 289 performances. Includes a foreword "Advice to Young Musical Writers" by Lerner. 1 photo on plate. Includes the lyrics. Made into a flop of a movie that starred the unlikely Lee Marvin, Clint Eastwood and Jean Seberg. In 1969. The dustjacket has light wear and fading to the spine panel. Fine/vg. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
118 Lerner, Alan Jay, Loewe, Frederick Camelot
New York Random House 1961 2nd Printing Cloth with Dustjacket 
The musical play based on the King Arthur legend that starred Julie Andrews & Richard Burton. Illustrated with 3 photographs + 1 plate tipped on to the front cover. The musical was nominated for several Tony awards (but not best musical) and Richard Burton won for actor in a musical. Made into a bloated but beautiful looking film in 1967 that did poorly at the box office but won Oscars for its costumes and art direction. This is a very nice copy with a touch of light chipping to the top and bottom of the spine panel and a tiny tear to the top edge of the back panel of the dustjacket. Price clipped. The white dj. is nice and clean. Laid in is an illustrated 4pg. foldover for the Fireside Book Club edition which this is not. Vg/vg. Also laid in is the original 24pg. theatrical souvernir program with the original cast including Julie Andrews, Richard Burton & Roddy McDowall. Light soiling to the white covers. Vg. Sold as a collection only. 
Price: 200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
My Fair Lady, Lerner, Alan Jay, Loewe, Frederick
119 Lerner, Alan Jay, Loewe, Frederick My Fair Lady
New York Coward-Mc Cann Inc. 1956 First Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
The long running Broadway musical that was based on George Bernard Shaw's play "Pygmalion." Includes the lyrics and is illustrated with 1 photo of Rex Harrison and Julie Andrews on the frontispiece. Price clipped and minute soiling and sunfading to the dustjacket. Laid in is a small color photo printed on paper by Cecil Beaton of Audrey Hepburn as Eliza Doolittle. Edgewear to the photo. Vg/vg. 
Price: 75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
120 Leslie, F. Andrew, Adapted for the Stage By, Inge, William from the Screenplay Splendor In The Grass
New York Dramatists Play Service Inc. 1966 First Edition Small Paper 
Play based on William Inge's Oscar winning screenplay. Illustrated with 1 still from the movie. Small rubbed spot to the bottom of the back cover. Vg. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
< PREV  1 2 3 4 5   6  7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie