Performing Arts Books - Bestsellers

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399588198
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Published: One World - February 12th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed

Apropos of Nothing Cover Image
ISBN: 9781951627348
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Published: Arcade - March 23rd, 2020

The Long-Awaited, Enormously Entertaining Memoir by One of the Great Artists of Our Time—Now a New York TimesUSA Today,
Los Angeles Times
, and Publisher’s Weekly
In this candid and often hilarious memoir, the celebrated director, comedian, writer, and actor offers a comprehensive, personal look at his tumultuous l

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Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II Cover Image
By Robert Matzen, Luca Dotti (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781732273580
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Published: GoodKnight Books - May 12th, 2020

Twenty-five years after her passing, Audrey Hepburn remains the most beloved of all Hollywood stars, known as much for her role as UNICEF ambassador as for films like Roman Holiday and Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Several biographies have chronicled her stardom, but none has covered her intense experiences through five years of Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.

In Pieces Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538763032
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 15th, 2019

In this intimate, haunting literary memoir and New York Times Notable Book of the year, an American icon tells her own story for the first time -- about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that helped her find her voice, and a powerful emotional legacy that shaped her journey as a daughter and a mother.

Officer Clemmons: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781948226707
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Published: Catapult - May 5th, 2020

The intimate debut memoir by the man known to the world as Mister Rogers' Neighborhood's Officer Clemmons, who made history as the first African American actor to have a recurring role on a children's television program.

The Office: The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524744977
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Published: Dutton - March 24th, 2020


The untold stories behind The Office, one of the most iconic television shows of the twenty-first century, told by its creators, writers, and actors.


The New York Times Book of Movies: The Essential 1,000 Films to See Cover Image
By Wallace Schroeder (Editor), A.O. Scott (Selected by), Manohla Dargis (Selected by)
ISBN: 9780789336576
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Published: Universe - October 1st, 2019

A collection of reviews for the 1,000 most important, popular, and influential movies of all time.

Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316349253
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Published: Hachette Books - October 15th, 2019

In this New York Times bestselling follow-up to her critically acclaimed memoir, Home, Julie Andrews reflects on her astonishing career, including such classics as Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, and Victor/Victoria.

Brother & Sister: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451494504
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Published: Knopf - February 4th, 2020


From the beloved film star and best-selling author of Then Again--a heartfelt memoir about Diane Keaton's relationship with her younger brother, and a poignant exploration of the divergent paths siblings' lives can take.

Sense of Occasion (Applause Books) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781540046888
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Published: Applause Books - June 15th, 2019

In this fast-moving, candid, conversational, and entertaining memoir, Harold Prince, the most honored director/producer in the history of the American theater looks back over his seventy-year (and counting ) career. In 1974, Prince released his first book, Contradictions: Notes on Twenty-Six Years in the Theatre.

About Your Father and Other Celebrities I Have Known: Ruminations and Revelations from a Desperate Mother to Her Dirty Son Cover Image
By Peggy Rowe, Mike Rowe (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781948677448
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Published: Forefront Books - April 14th, 2020

Peggy Rowe is at it again—this time giving a hilarious inside look at growing up Rowe, both before and after Mike’s rise to fame.

Since the day they said, “I do,” Peggy’s previous “doting” lifestyle met with her husband John’s minimalist ways and became the backdrop for years of adventure and a quirky sense of humor 

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The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film Cover Image
ISBN: 9781632862136
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 5th, 2020

W.K. Stratton's definitive history of the making of The Wild Bunch, named one of the greatest Westerns of all time by the American Film Institute.

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