Booklist - Directors, Screenwriters and Playwrights

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There are 26 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Tastes of Honey: The Making of Shelagh Delaney and a Cultural Revolution by Selina Todd, £18.99 (hardback, 2019) ISBN 9781784740825

Augusto Boal by Frances Babbage, £19.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781138592018

The Blue Touch Paper: A Memoir by David Hare, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780571294343

Gilliamesque: A Pre-Posthumous Memoir by Terry Gilliam, £14.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781782111085

Love Poems by Bertolt Brecht, translated by David Constantine and Tom Kuhn, £11.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781631491115

Ten Arab Filmmakers: Political Dissent and Social Critique by Josef Gugler (Editor), £20.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780253016522

Charlie Chaplin by Peter Ackroyd, £7.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780099287568

Celluloid Ceiling: Women Film Directors Breaking Through by Gabrielle Kelly and Cheryl Robson (Editors), £15.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780956632906

Joan Littlewood: Dreams and Realities: The Official Biography by Peter Rankin, £14.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781783190843

Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones, £14.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780753555149

Mid-Term Report by Phil Redmond, £9.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780099569169

Danny Boyle: Creating Wonder by Amy Raphael, £12.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780571301867

How I Escaped My Certain Fate by Stewart Lee, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780571254811

My Life in Pieces: An Alternative Autobiography by Simon Callow, £14.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781848421714

The Reluctant Escapologist by Mike Bradwell, with a Foreword by Mike Leigh, £14.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781854595386

The Empty Space by Peter Brook, £9.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780141189222

X-Films: True Confessions of a Radical Filmmaker by Alex Cox, £19.99 (hardback, 2008) ISBN 9781845115661

Shakespeare by Bill Bryson, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780007197903

Memoirs by Tennessee Williams, £12.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9780141189291

The Worst it Can be is a Disaster: The Life Story of Braham Murray and the Royal Exchange Theatre by Braham Murray, £25.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9780713684902

The View From Here: Conversations with Gay and Lesbian Filmmakers by Matthew Hays, £19.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 1551522209

Harold Pinter by Michael Billington, £14.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9780571234769

Theatre Workshop: Joan Littlewood and the Making of Modern British Theatre by Robert Leach, £22.00 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 9780859897600

National Service: Diary of a Decade at the National Theatre by Richard Eyre, £8.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 0747565902

Hamlet and the Baker's Son: My Life in Theatre and Politics by Augusto Boal, £30.99 (paperback, 2001) ISBN 0415229898

In Contact with the Gods? Directors Talk Theatre by Edited by Maria Delgado and Paul Heritage, £14.99 (paperback, 1996) ISBN 9780719047633